Where there is THUNDER…there is always
Orland Park Lightning Basketball Program is unique. We are an OYA Girls Recreational-based Travel Program. Our program is for girls who possess both the desire and ability to learn and play basketball at a more competitive level than that of our Rec. program. Please understand that, unlike our Recreational program, the Lightning program does NOT guarantee equal playing time. Our game season begins in mid-November and ends in mid- March
2021-2022 Season Update Information:
*High School Feeder Program
*Two practices a week from October-March
*Local leagues and tournaments on weekends
*4th-8th grade Hybrid Travel Teams
*4th graders still have to participate in OYA Rec League
*Need to be an Orland Park Resident or School District 135 student
Eligible Players for Lightning Basketball must meet one of the following requirements:
- Reside in the Village of Orland Park.
- Reside in the 135 School District.
- Have participated in an OYA Sports Programs in the past.
- Exceptions can be made at the discretion of the OYA Board of Directors.
$300-$425 (not including uniform)
Please email Bridget at