Thank you for visiting the Morton Heat Basketball website. The goal of the "Morton Basketball Association" is to provide Morton area boys and girls the opportunity to learn and practice the fundamentals of basketball in a structured setting and to experience basketball at a competitive level against other teams their age.
Congratulations to the 5th grade boys Morton Heat team on winning the Huskie Championship tournament at Northern Illinois University in DeKalb, IL. They boys lost in overtime in their opener to the Batavia Bulldogs. They then won their next 5 games vs. the St. Charles Storm, Sycamore Force, Illinois Running Rebels, Rockford Wildcats and defeated the DeKalb Bengals in the championship game. Great Job Boys!!
Heat 6th Grade Girls are 2013 Canton Thanksgiving Shootout Champ
Heat 6th Grade Girls are 2013 Canton Thanksgiving Shootout Champions! Congrats to the 6th grade girls for sweeping their way to another Championship in Canton Nov 30th, beating Eureka, Canton and Quincy in a little less than 5 hours with a short handed squad. Job well done ladies!
4th Grade Heat Wins Game Time Gym Thanksgiving Tourney
Congrats to the 4th grade boys Morton Heat team on winning the Thanksgiving tournament at Game Time Gym in Bloomington/Normal. They boys lost by 1 point in their opener to Illinois Truth out of Champaign/Urbana/Danville area. They then fought back to beat Limestone, Dynasty, and The Herd to make it to the championship game. Heat once again faced Illinois Truth. This time Morton won by a score of 25-22 to take first place and improve to 12-1 on the season. Great job boys.
4th Grade Boys Winners at Beyond The Baseline Fall Challenge
Morton Heat 4th grade boys won their second consecutive shootout by placing 1st place at the "Fall Challenge" held at Beyond the Baseline in Davenport, IA. The boys defeated Wise Guys 45-6, Tri-State Select 22-20 and Iowa Hustlers 29-12... Great effort all around!
We are excited to launch the official "Morton Heat Facebook Page". One of our goals as an organization is to increase the exposure of the Heat program. The world loves social media these days, and there is no bigger player than Facebook.
We would really appreciate it if you could "Like" our Facebook Page. As an extra step, share our page with any of your friends. Especially friends that live in Morton and might have current, future or past Morton Heat players as kids.
Our Facebook page will be used to post pictures, announcements, results and more. While our homepage is our go to spot on the web - we know sometimes it's easier to connect on a Facebook Page. So Like us and connect with Morton Heat basketball.