Pre-audition clinics and classes available for prospective team members

MEMPHIS — The Memphis Grizzlies will be holding auditions for the 2011-12 Grizz Girls dance team at 9 a.m. on Saturday, July 9 at Rhodes College’s Mallory Gymnasium, but before the best dancers in the Mid-South audition, the Grizzlies are offering prospective team members the chance to participate in pre-audition clinics and classes that will give them a “leg up” on the competition.

The City of Memphis will honor Grizzlies Head Coach Lionel Hollins with a formal proclamation from Mayor A C Wharton and City Council Chairman Myron Lowery at the City Council meeting tomorrow, Tuesday, June 7 in recognition of Hollins’ role in leading the Grizzlies to their most successful playoff run in franchise history. The meeting will take place at 3:30 p.m. at City Hall (125 N. Main St., First Floor) and is open to the media.