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Wildcats hosting tryout

November 22, 2004

Albany - The South Georgia Wildcats announced their first open tryout for the 2005 season will be held Sunday, December 12th

. The one day event will take place at Albany State University’s football facility- Albany Municipal Coliseum at 500 East Oglethorpe Blvd. in Albany, Ga.

Registration will begin at 11:30 a.m. and the tryout will begin at 1:00 p.m.

All position players are welcome to attend.

Participants can pre-register by visiting the Wildcats football offices at 230 South Jackson Street, Suite 356. T

he cost to pre-register is $40 and can be paid by cash or money order.

The fee will be $45 the day of the tryout and can be paid by cash or money order only.

Potential players will participate in one-on-one and three-on-three non-contact drills as well as being tested on the 40-yard sprint, 20-yard short shuttle, standing broad jump and other agility drills.

The tryout will be conducted outdoors on natural grass.

All participants are required to bring athletic shoes (outdoor cleats preferably) and workout wear during the tryout.

There are no refunds, participants must be 18 years of age or older and must sign an injury waiver form to participate. 

For more information regarding the tryout please contact the Wildcats office at 229-435-0205.

The Wildcats are entering their fourth season in arenafootball2 and the first in Albany, Georgia.

The Wildcats will kickoff the 2005 season on April 9 th against in-state rival Macon Knights at the Albany Civic Center.

Wildcats season tickets are now on sale starting at just $70.

Tickets can be purchased by calling 229-435-2TIX (2849) or toll free at 1-877-WILD-TIX
(945-3849).