The Albany Panthers arena football team will be holding its first tryouts for the upcoming 2011 season on Saturday at Thompson Stadium in Macon. The Panthers went 8-4 last year in their inaugural season
Beginning with registration at 10 a.m., the Southern Indoor Football League division champs will be looking for talent individuals who can help the Panthers once again reach the playoffs and aid in capturing the club’s first title. Those attending will be evaluated in the 40-yard dash, 20-yard short shuttle, and a variety of team and individual drills by position.
Participants will be required to wear grass shoes along with football attire (non-contact) as well as pay a fee of $50 and must be at least 18 years. Those wishing to get a head start on the competition may contact the Panthers front office at 435-1230.
Players are encouraged to bring film to the tryout or send film to the Albany Panthers at P.O. Box 72153, Albany, GA 31708. For more information or questions, call 435-1230 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
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