Dates set for Erie, Cleveland and Philadelphia

Erie BayHawks Announce Free Agent Tryouts

ERIE, Sept. 12, 2008 — The NBA Development League Erie BayHawks will hold free agent player tryouts in Erie, Cleveland and Philadelphia. Players will have the opportunity to showcase their skills and be evaluated by the BayHawks coaching staff, as well as scouts and front office personnel from the BayHawks NBA affiliates, the Cleveland Cavaliers and Philadelphia 76ers.

The tryouts are set for:

  • Erie, October 4-5 at Family First Sports Park, 8155 Oliver Road, Erie, PA 16509.
    The Saturday session will start promptly at 11 am and run through 6 pm. Check in and registration will begin at 10 am. The Sunday session will run 8 am to 12 pm.

  • 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. Site, details and times TBD.

    “This is a tremendous opportunity for us on many levels,” said John Treloar, BayHawks’ Head Coach. “These tryouts allow us to continue to develop our relationships with our affiliate teams in Cleveland and Philadelphia and we can look for the best unsigned and undiscovered talent to help build our roster.”

    Tryout applicants can register by submitting the official registration, disclosure and release forms, in addition to a $150 non-refundable fee by October 1, 2008 for the Erie tryout. Application deadlines for the Cleveland and Philadelphia tryouts TBD.

    Payments must be made by money order or cashier’s check, payable to the Erie BayHawks. Application forms are available at Applicants should specify tryout location on the application form where indicated and send registration forms and payment to: Erie BayHawks Tryouts, 110 East 8th Street, Erie, Pennsylvania 16501.

  • 2008 Player Tryout Registration Form
  • 2008 Player Tryout Player Release & Eligibility Form
  • Background Check Authorization, Acknowledgement & Release