About Me

Girls' Basketball Coach Elliot WhitefieldMy name is Elliot Whitefield, Founder of Above The Rim Recruiting, Inc. I have been involved in high school basketball for over twenty years as a Head Varsity Basketball Coach, Elite AAU/Travel Basketball Coach, Midwest Regional Basketball Scout for colleges throughout the country, and Co-Owner of the Windy City Roundball Review Basketball Exposure Camp. Additionally, I am in my 27th year as a special education teacher.

Basketball Coaching Experience
Head Varsity Girls’ Basketball Coach (2011-2016)

Overall Record (110-44)
Elite 8 (2012-2013)
Sweet 16 (2013-2014), (2014-2015)
Illinois Basketball Coaches Association (IBCA) Coach of the Year                                     (2012-2013), (2013-2014), (2014-2015) (2015-2016)

AAU Elite Girls’ Basketball Coach (2005-2015)                                                            Guide and assist players and families in creating their player
profile and highlight video to send to colleges.
Coach and train elite girls’ basketball players.
Compete in national tournaments.
Frequently communicate with players and
parents during the recruiting process.

Midwest Regional Basketball Scout (1988-1994)
(Windy City Roundball Review)
Co-owner and organizer of the Windy City
Roundball Review Superstar Exposure Basketball Camp.
Evaluated players and write articles for Windy City
Roundball Publication for colleges throughout the country.
Communicate with college coaches at Division I, II, III,
and Junior College levels.