Red Claws to Hold Open Tryout in Southern Maine

PORTLAND, Maine - October 1, 2013 - The Maine Red Claws, presented by Unum, recently announced that they will be holding open tryouts for the 2013-14 season at Scarborough High School on Saturday, October 12, from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm.

The Red Claws' open tryouts offer athletes from the region a chance to showcase their talents in front of the team's coaching staff. Players will have the opportunity to earn an invitation to the Red Claws' training camp which begins in early November. This is the first year that the Red Claws have hosted an open tryout in Maine. Since the team's inception in 2009, a total of nine players have been signed by the team as a result of tryouts.

Players interested in participating in the Scarborough tryouts must pre-register for the event. The deadline to register for open tryouts is Friday, October 11. The registration and waiver forms are available for download at www.maineredclaws.com. The cost to participate is $150.