The Vision

The vision of Rise Hoops is to help players love and appreciate the game of basketball.  So many youth are attracted to basketball, simply because it is a fantastic sport and fun to play.  Rise uses strategy and vision to help players grow in their love and knowledge of the game...performance will follow.


Todd Wolfe

Todd Wolfe

Ambassador for Youth Basketball


Arlington HS/Prospect HS

  • 4-year Varsity player at Arlington HS and Prospect HS
  • All-State and Honorable Mention All-American.
  • All-time leading scorer and FT %.


Michigan State University

  • Co-Captain (1988-89)
  • NIT Final Four (1989)
  • Big Ten Champions and #1 seed in NCAA Tournament (1990)
  • 3-time Inspirational Player Award (1987-1990)
  • Currently 6th on Michigan State All-time 3-pt %


  • Elected to the IHSA Basketball Hall of Fame (2018)


Rising Stars Basketball >> IL Attack >> Crossover Basketball >> Supreme Courts >>  CYBN >>  High School Coach  >>  Jr NBA >> RISE Hoops

  • Founder of Rising Stars Basketball to provide quality basketball training (1994)
  • Opened Youth Player Development Center in Plainfield IL (2005)
  • Founded Illinois Attack Teams to provide opportunity for players to expand their games through top level competition. (2008)
  • Owner/GM of Supreme Courts, Aurora, IL (2012)
  • Co-Founded the CYBN to provide affordable and professional tournaments for youth teams in Chicagoland (2014)
  • Co-founded the WSYL to provide the best league experience for youth organizations (2015)
  • 2016-2019: Assistant Coach, Aurora Christian HS. 71-19 record (2016-2019).
  • Operator of Jr NBA 3v3 Operator for Chicago Market (2017-present)
  • Founder RISE Hoops to share 40 years of basketball experience to the next generation of players (2019-present)