Mad Ants to Hold Open Tryouts in Milwaukee
FORT WAYNE, IN (August 14, 2013) – The Fort Wayne Mad Ants announced today that the team will hold open tryouts for the 2013-14 season in the Milwaukee area on Sunday, September 1st. The tryout will take place at Milwaukee Vincent High School located at 7501 North Granville Road, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 53224.
The Mad Ants local player tryouts offer athletes an opportunity to showcase their talents in front of the Fort Wayne Mad Ants’ coaching staff. Players will compete to earn an invitation to the team’s training camp, which will begin in early November.
Applicants can pre-register by submitting the official registration, disclosure and release forms, in addition to a $150 non-refundable fee by August 28, 2013. The fee for walk-up registration will be $200. Payments must be made by money order or cashier’s check. Application forms are available at www.fortwaynehoops.com.
About the NBA Development League:
The NBA Development League is the NBA’s official minor league, preparing players, coaches, officials, trainers, and front-office staff for the NBA while acting as the league’s research and development laboratory. Featuring 16 teams with direct affiliations to NBA franchises, the league offers professional basketball at an affordable price in a fun, family-friendly atmosphere. Twenty percent of players in the NBA at the start of the 2012-13 season boasted NBA D-League experience. In fostering the league’s connection to the community, its teams, players and staff promote health and wellness, support local needs and interests, and assist in educational development through NBA D-League Cares programs. Fans can watch all NBA D-League games on nbadleague.com.