MKE Elite Club News


Gym Rats Memorial Day Run and Slam, Fort Wayne, IN – MKE Elite continued its solid defense and offensive explosions at the  Memorial Day Gym Rats Run and Slam tournament in Fort Wayne, IN. While taking down teams from Michigan, Illinois, and Indiana, MKE Elite positioned itself in the Platinum Championship playoff for a second week in a row. In a  well-played quarter final matchup, MKE Elite fell short to a very talented team from Columbus, OH.


From the Gym Rats Run and Slam: (left to right): Joe Platz, Westin Katula, John Drana, Rich Byhre, Michael Kennedy, Tate Kopulos, Sam Klopp, Graham Held, and Jack Hazod.

NY2LA Invitational, Milwaukee, WI – MKE Elite played great basketball as it made a run in the Platinum Division of the NY2LA Invitational in Milwaukee, WI. Solid defense and an open offensive attack lead the way against teams from Illinois and Indiana. MKE’s run ended in the quarter finals against a very talented team, IL Old School Braverman.

April 17, 2016- MKE Elite U15 wins the Silver Championship at NY2LA Spring Extravaganza in Minneapolis, MN.


Pictured back row left to right: Rich Byhre, Michael Kennedy, Jack Hazod,  and Joe Platz Pictured front row left to right: Tate Kopulos, Westin Katula, John Drana, and Graham Held.Not pictured: Sean Duffey and Sam Klopp.