STAMPEDE HOST OPEN PLAYER TRYOUTS

All welcome to participate in Boise, Denver and Portland

BOISE, ID, August 23, 2010 — The Idaho Stampede announced today they will be hosting three open player tryouts for the 2010-11 season in Boise, ID, Portland, OR and in Denver, CO.

The first tryout will be held in Denver, Colorado on September 19th from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm at Colorado Christian University, in the Events Center at 8787 W. Alamedo Avenue, Lakewood, CO 80226. The second tryout will be held at the ClubSport in Tigard, Oregon at 18120 SW Lower Boonesferry Rd on October 2nd from 12:00 pm to 8:00 pm. The third and final open player tryout will be held October 16th from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm at the Stampede Practice facility in the main gym of the Boys & Girls Club at 610 E. 42nd Street, Boise, ID.

Open tryouts offer athletes an opportunity to showcase their talents in front of Stampede coaching staff, including new head coach Randy Livingston. Players will compete to earn an invitation to the Stampede’s official Training Camp in November.

Applicants must be eligible to play in the NBA Development League and may pre-register by submitting the official registration, disclosure, and release forms, along with a $150 fee. The fee increases to $200 on the day of camp. Payments may be made by cash, cashier’s check or credit card.

Registration forms and waivers are available at www.idahostampede.com or the Idaho Stampede office, located at 233 S. Capitol Blvd., Suite 100, Boise, Idaho 83702. To print out the Registration Form, click here.

Any questions regarding the camp should be addressed to Idaho Stampede Associate Head Coach, Joel Abelson at 208-573-1418. Players will also have the option to receive hotel discounts in Denver, Portland and Boise during their stay. At the Boise camp, shuttle service will be provided to and from the hotel and gym.