Special to The Albany Journal
The newly announced ABA basketball team, the Albany Shockwave, will be hosting two basketball tryouts to fill out their roster for the upcoming season.The Albany Shockwave previously hosted a tryout in Albany, Georgia, but are still looking for players to help provide the winning edge.
“We’re looking to put the best possible team on the court this season,” said Al Smith, Head Coach of the Albany Shockwave. “In order to compete well in the South Atlantic Division we’re going to need to recruit the best.”
Tryouts are scheduled for August 18, 2012, at East Gadsden High School in Havana, Florida just outside of Tallahassee and August 19, 2012, at Americus-Sumter North Campus in Americus, Georgia. Tryout check-in and late registration will begin at 8:00 a.m. with tryouts starting promptly at 9:00 a.m.
Individuals interested in trying out for the Albany Shockwave should complete the online registration form at www.albanyshockwave.com. Participants must be at least 18 years of age and have previous basketball experience. Photo ID is required at time of check-in. For more information about basketball tryouts please call: 1.866.477.9394 x 108 or firstname.lastname@example.org
The Albany Shockwave are a professional basketball team located in Albany, Georgia. The Shockwave compete in the Atlantic South Division of the American Basketball Association (ABA). Shockwave home games are played at the Albany Civic Center in Albany, Georgia. For more information about the Albany Shockwave, go to www.albanyshockwave.com or become a fan on Facebook at www.facebook.com/albanyshockwave or follow us on Twitter at www.twitter.com/albanyshockwave Albany Shockwave Contact: Christopher Pike, General Manager email@example.com 229.349.0955 Al Smith, Head Coach firstname.lastname@example.org 678.751.3237