NBA D-League Erie BayHawks Host Free Agent Tryouts

ERIE, PA - October 7th, 2008 - The NBA Development League Erie BayHawks will host the second in a series of three free agent tryouts in Akron, Saturday October 11 and Sunday October 12, at the James A. Rhodes Arena at The University of Akron. ALL MEDIA ARE INVITED TO ATTEND.

Check in and registration is set for Saturday at 6:30 PM with tryout sessions beginning promptly at 7:30 and running through 10:30 PM. The Sunday sessions will run 9 AM to 12 PM and 2 to 5 PM.

Tryout applicants must register by submitting the official registration, disclosure and release forms in advance or in person, Saturday at the James A. Rhodes Arena. The non-refundable, $150 registration fee must be paid in cash, money order or certified/cashiers check. No credit cards or personal checks will be accepted.

The BayHawks have also confirmed the location for their Philadelphia tryout camp, October 18-19. The Philly camp will take place at the Life Center Fitness, 2045 Columbus Road, Burlington, New Jersey.

The BayHawks will also host free agent tryouts in:
  • Cleveland/Akron, October 11-12 at James A. Rhodes Arena on the campus of the University of Akron. Saturday October 11- Registration- 6:30 to 7:30 PM tryouts- 7:30 to 10:30PM. Sunday October 12- tryouts in two sessions; 9 am to noon and 2pm to 5pm.
  • Philadelphia, October 18-19. Life Center Fitness, 2045 Columbus Road, Burlington, New Jersey. Registration is set for 11 AM with tryout sessions running 11:30 am to 2:30 PM and 5:30 to 8:00 PM. The Sunday session will run 8:30 to 11:30 AM. Deadline for advance registration for Philadelphia is October 16.
Application forms are available at Applicants should specify tryout location on the application form where indicated and send registration forms and payment for Akron or Philadelphia to: Erie BayHawks Tryouts, 110 East 8th Street, Erie, Pennsylvania 16501.