Current Communications & Schedule 11/15/18

Want to get Recuited?  The Cascades are back in action for the 2019 spring and summer seasons. 2 High School Elite Teams. Get involved~!

We are looking for talented, and dedicated athletes for 2 teams for next spring and summer. Contact Coach Aldridge here if interested or if you want more information. (Contact Us Page, on this website)

2019 Tournament Dates: 

APRIL 26- 28, 2019 Elite is Earned/EOT viewing Tournament Walnut Creek, Ca SWA Flights 496 outbound, and returning SWA #5129.  Seattle flights booked seperately

MAY 17-19, 2019  EOT Viewing Tournament in Auburn, WA

JUNE 28- JUNE 30 Oregon City Shootout

JULY 5 – 8 Viewing EOT tournament, Oregon City, Oregon

JULY 9 Travel day to Louisville, KY, or Seattle for (Reign team)

JULY 10 – 13  Battle of the Boro Viewing Tournament, Lousiville, KY. SWA #980/830 outbound, return SWA # 3288/5106

JULY 10-13 Viewing tournaments in Seattel or Centralia, WA Details TBA

( Seattle returns are booked seperate from KY.)

JULY 13 Return home for break

July 18 & 19 Practice at Prairie HS

JULY 20 – 22 EOT Viewing Tournamnet Rocklin, CA  SWA Flights 359 outbound

JULY 23- Fly to Orange County SWA Flight 1165

JULY 23-26  Eot Viewing torunament in Ladera Ranch, CA.

JULY 26 Return flights to Portland SWA 456, Seattle Flights booked seperately


(OVER) 2018 Fall Post Workouts:  “THE LOST ART OF LOW POST PLAY Clinics!” They are going great with  15 registered players.

Sundays from 5 – 6:30 PM at Prairie HS Starting on September 30, through October 25, 2018. ( Last day is a Wed or Thursday evening 6:45 – 8:30 PM (TBA)

Back to the Basket Low Post play, and High Post fundamentals: Footwork, Hands, Attack Moves, finishing, Defense on the  LP, and HP Attack Skills. An information session about how tobe successful in the Low Post, taught by Coach Aldridge, with proven success in teaching these types of players and skills.  Clark Counties Top  Post players ( MVP’S in the past 10 years have been his students.)

Still one of the easiest position players to help get recruited are the back to the basket kids, becasue there are so few of them.  

Contact Coach Aldridge if you are interested. 360 904-5404


Congratulations to the following players who have chosen colleges for the 2016 year: All Seniors found a home, and most will get financial help for school through Basketball.

Sydney Peterson Kentlake HS / Point Loma University

Peyton Souvenier Wahkiakum HS / Lewis & Clark State

Parker Esary Kalama HS / Providence University ( Montana)

Kylee Johnson Kentlake HS / Pacific Lutheran University

Ann-Marie Jacobs Bellevue HS / Lehigh University

Kate Kraft Columbia River HS / Pacific Lutheran University

Emma Fisk Columbia River HS/ George Fox University

2017 NW Stars Seniors from AL’s Team: 

 Ciara James Webber State University, Bri Phiakhamngon CWU, Reed Hazard Providence University ( Montana), Courtney Clemmer OIT, Mollie Olson, Western Washington University.




2018 Team:

Toni Thibert Kentlake HS

Lily Knutson Tahoma HS

Haley Reed Prairie HS

Dana Romero North Salem HS

Faith Bergstrom Camas HS

Jordan Ryan Columbia River HS

Brooklyn Harn N. Thurston HS

Courtney Bennett WF West HS

Gillyan Landis West Valley Yakima HS

Hana McVicker  Kentridge HS

Seri Anderson  Seattle Christian HS

2019 Clinic and Training Dates TBA soon.

Our clinics are open to all JH and HS Girls basketball players, that have above average skills for their age. As these will include our top team kids, we need to make sure everyone can do the drills and particiapte and compete.  Our clinics are strongly suggested for our returning club players!  They are all being held at Prairie HS. There is no charge for club members. All others pay $25 per session.

Saturday March 16  Noon – 5 pm Clinic/Practice

Sunday March 17  Noon to 4 pm Clinic/Practice

WednesdayMarch 27,  5 pm to 9 pm Practice

Sunday, April 7,  11:00 AM  – 5 pm  Practice  (Time change)

***  Saturday, April 14   10 – 3 Pm Practice  Battle Ground HS,  Battle Ground, WA.

***   Sunday, April 15   noon – 5 pm Practice  Napavine HS, Napavine, WA.  (Youth clinic 9 – 11:30 am)

Fri-Sat/Sun, April 20 – 22,  EOT Viewing Tournament ( NCAA Viewing)

Saturday, May 5  Noon – 5  optional practice event  Cancelled 

Sunday, May 6   11am – 3 pm Clinic/Practice PHS

Wednesday, May 16   5 pm – 8 pm  Clinic/Practice  Cancelled

Sat & Sun,  May 19 & 20   Oregon Elite Tourney Tualatin, Oregon Times TBA

Sunday, May 27 11 am – 6 pm Mandatory Practice  ALL FEES DUE

Monday, May 28  11 am – 3pm  Mandatory Practice

Thursday June 28  5 pm – 9 Pm Camp Starts  Practices  with Breaks PHS

Fri-Sat, Sun June 29 – 7/1  OC Shoot Out Tournament & Practice inbetween Games

Mon/Tue  July 2, 3  Dbl /Tri    PracticesPractices at PHS

Wednesday, July 4    9am – 1:30 Pm   Practice & Scrimmage

Thurs -Sun, July 5-8   Oregon City EOT Tournament

Monday, July 9,  9 am – 3 pm  Travel to Chicago on SWA Flight # 969 leaves 9:05 Am arrives 3:00 Pm

Sheraton Grand Chicago

301 East North Water Street,
Chicago, IL 60611

Tues-Thurs July 10-12 TBA Nike Nationals Tournament Chicago, Ill. @ McCormick Place

( Need a perent to keep score)

All Players shoudl have their individual airlines receipts from SWA!

Thursday, July 12  8pm – 10:35 pm  Return from Chicago to PDX SWA #1460 leaves at 8:20 PM arrives @10:35 Pm

to SEA TAC SWA # 2150 departs 8:45 Pm arrives 11:10 PM

Fri-Thurs, July 13-19   Off    July Break

Fr-Sat. July 20 & 21   12 – 8 pm   DBL Practices @ Prairie HS OUT Players will stay at the Hotel

Sunday, July 22   7:00- 9:30am   Travel to Oakland, CA (Free day in San Francisco ) SWA flight 4542 departs PDX  7:20am arrives 9:05 sam, spend the day in San Francisco then drive to Sacramento, CA

Mon- Wed., July 23-25   EOT Viewing Tournament, ROCKLIN, CA

Hotel: Holiday Inn Express Gallaria

Holiday Inn Express Rocklin - Galleria Area

6830 Five Star Blvd
Rocklin,CA 95677





Wed.,  July 25  8 pm – 9:30 pm  Travel to Orange County SWA flight 1132 departs 8:10PM arrives @ 9:30 Pm

Thursday, July 26  Free Day for Disneyland/Beach Etc.

Hotel: Ayres Suites Mission Viejo, CA 28941 Los Alisos Blvd Mission Viejo

Fri-Mon July 27-30  EOT Swoosh Championship LADERA SPORTS CENTER, OC, CA

Monday, July 30  6:30 – 10 Pm   Return home from OC, CA  SWA flight #1314 departs 6:25PM arrives PDX 9:55 PM Seattle : Flight SWA #1873 departs 6:30 pm arrives 11:30 pm from San Jose, CA.

Release to families, end of tour

Everyone should have received return ticket information via email from Southwest Airlines.


Directions to Prairie HS…From the North: From I-5,  take the 205 South. The second exit will be Padden Parkway. Exit 32.( Its about 2 miles down 205.) Exit and turn left at the light. Travel East on Padden to the 3rd light. ( NE 117th Ave.) Turn left and travel about 2 miles North to NE 119th St. ( Shell on the corner and Winco shopping center across and left at that intersection.)  Turn left on NE 119th and go 1 block to first light. Turn left into Prairie HS. Take a left turn at the first parking lot and go around the first building. The gym is located on your right.
From the South take 205 North and the Padden Exit East. (Exit 32 also)  (Stay to the right on the off ramp & stay to the right) follow Padden Parkway to NE 117th (2nd light) turn left to the school 2 miles on left.

Go past the school to the next intersection (NE 119th Ave.)  (Shell Station on corner) Turn left; travel 1 block to first light. Turn left into school. The gym is located directly ahead as you enter the parking lot, but follow the driveway to the left and then to the right to get to the front and the gym doors.




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