Skyforce to Hold Open Tryouts

Sioux Falls, S.D. (September 20, 2007) Ė The Sioux Falls Skyforce announced today that the team will hold open tryouts on Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 20-21 at Tea Area High School, which is located at 500 W. Brian Street in Tea, S.D.

Open tryouts offer local athletes an opportunity to showcase their talents in front of NBA Development League (D-League) coaches while they compete to earn a position in the teamís official training camp. Training camp is scheduled to begin in the second weekend in November.

Check-in on Saturday begins at 9:45 a.m. with the first session set to begin at 10:30 a.m. There will be a second session on Saturday evening that will begin at 6 p.m. The tryouts will conclude with one session on Sunday beginning at 12 p.m.

Applicants must be eligible to play in the NBA Development League and may pre-register by submitting the official registration, release, disclosure and background check forms, along with a $150 nonrefundable fee by 5 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 12. Tryout forms are available online or at the Sioux Falls Skyforce office (2131 S. Minnesota Avenue, Sioux Falls, SD 57105).

Season tickets are now on sale for the 2007-08 season. Discounts and benefits are also available for groups of 10 or more. The home opener is set for Saturday, Nov. 24 against the Tulsa 66ers. Single game tickets will go on sale in early November. For information please contact a Skyforce representative at (605) 332-0605.

To register, complete the following forms:
  • Registration Form
  • Release Form
  • Disclosure Form
  • Background Check Authorization

    Return forms to:
    Sioux Falls Skyforce
    Attn: Nate Tibbetts
    2131 S. Minnesota Ave.
    Sioux Falls, SD 57105