Tournament: 2018 Illini Handball Invitational

10/19/2018 - 10/21/2018, Activities and Recreation Center (ARC) - Champaign, IL USA

Welcome to the 2018 Illini Handball Invitational hosted by the Illini Handball Club

Activities and Recreation Center (ARC)

October 19-21, 2018

Start off the four-wall season right by making a trip to the hottest up and coming tournament! Conveniently located within a three and a half hour drive from Chicago, St. Louis, Indianapolis, and Cincinnati, players from all over the Midwest will be well represented. From the excellent competition and facility to the amazing hospitality by the Illini Handball Club, this tournament will appeal to any player no matter age or skill level. Don’t miss out and register today!

Handball Tournament in Champaign, IL USA



70+ Divisions now added for singles and doubles

Prizes have been determined! Pictures posted below


Standard - $50 first event, $15 second event

Collegiate and Juniors - $20 first event, $10 second event

Alumni - $25 first event, $10 second event

UIUC students – FREE

Information on how to obtain discounts online is located in the INFO tab


Deadline to enter is on Monday, October 15 at 11:59 PM CST


Play starts at 6PM on Friday. If you can't arrive until Saturday or late Friday, contact the tournament director and we will do our best to accommodate.


Finalists will receive this one-of-a-kind shot glass. Division champions will also receive this limited edition pint glass.


Tournament T-Shirt

Prizes for first and second in each division

Saturday lunch as well as refreshments and snacks courtside throughout the tournament

Unlimited access to the largest handball facility in Illinois complete with indoor and outdoor pool, 1/5 mile indoor track, hot tub, sauna and much more

Banquet meal at Papa Del's Saturday night starting at 7PM


There will be consolation divisions for every singles division. Doubles will be single elimination.


Juniors and collegiate students are eligible to receive $20 per player by applying for a Wafe Risner travel grant from the USHA. Click here for more information. Make sure to apply 10 days before the tournament.


Two ways to sign up:

1. Enter online and pay when registering. Make sure to redeem appropriate discount codes.

2. Contact Ben Van Arsdale by email or phone before the deadline and include your name, divisions, doubles partner, and start time constraints. Payment will be made upon arrival to the facility. (Cash or check only)


Our club is entirely student-run and relies heavily on donations from outside players. We will be accepting donations at the tournament desk and will be selling our always stylish team shirts while supplies lasts. Any donation is greatly appreciated and goes a long way to helping sustain our club. In the meantime, check out our website and Facebook and follow the team as we prepare for Collegiate Nationals.


Contact: Ben Van Arsdale, Tournament Director


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