Friends of Basketball


Thomas Kalleses

Year Inducted: 2018

Category: Friends of Basketball

Schools / Organizations: Chicago Schools

Biography: Tom became involved in girls’ basketball in 1982.  He has been an assistant coach for 22 years, including 20 with the girls’ programs, and has been in the game for a total of 34 years.  Tom committed a lot of time to supporting the players and coaches he’s worked with n the game and has been a great role model and motivator of young people.  He is respected by many and  has been a loyal friend to the game for nearly 4 decades.