Rebecca Sanders

Young Warriors Coach


Coach Rebecca has been coaching for 15 years. She grew up in Northbrook and was a multi-sport athlete at Glenbrook North High School. Rebecca has played for many teams, the greatest honor was playing basketball for the USA gold medal team in the World Maccabi Games. She attended Indiana University for undergraduate and earned her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Northwestern University. Currently, she works as a physical therapist specializing in Orthopedics/Sports Medicine.  During her years of coaching, she has coached for feeder basketball 6th-8th grade, travel teams for both high school aged girls and youth boys. In addition, she was a director of a youth basketball program in Chicago. Some achievements include winning the Northern Illinois Girls Feeder Basketball Association Feeder Tournament, as well as winning Silver and Bronze medals at the JCC Maccabi Games in San Antonio and Baltimore. Currently Rebecca resides in Deerfield with her husband and two boys.