A new boys’ basketball feeder program for Evanston Township High School will begin next month, with tryouts for sixth-, seventh- and eighth-grade teams scheduled for Oct. 1 and 2.

Coaches and staff will work directly with the Evanston Township High School coaching staff Mike Ellis, Steve Turner, Steve Wool, Necus Mayne, Travis Ransom and Cassius Barnes.

Participants will learn fundamentals, terminology, philosophies and drills the ETHS varsity coaches teach and require their players to perform at all high school levels.

Instructional practices each Tuesday and Thursday evening from Oct. 13 to March 4. Games will be on Saturdays after FAAM games and on Sundays.

In person sign up and tryouts are 6-8:30 p.m. on Oct. 1 and 2 at Evanston Township High School 1600 Dodge Ave. The tryout/registration fee is $20 and the season dues are $195.

The contract number is 847-636-4757.