Tryouts are scheduled at Canton McKinley Memorial Field
The Canton Charge has announced the dates of the open player tryout for the forthcoming 2013-2014 season. The tryouts will be held at the Canton McKinley Memorial Field House on September 28 and 29, 2013. This is a chance for all potential players to exhibit their skills in a chance to join the team at the official training camp in November.
"Each season there have been players that have caught our eye at open tryouts and show they deserve a chance to compete further with us,” said Cavaliers Director of Development League Operations Mike Gansey. “This will be another good opportunity for players to showcase their talent for us and try to earn a spot on the Charge training camp roster.”
Cleveland Cavaliers and Canton Charge basketball operations staff will be on hand to observe and evaluate each player. In the past two seasons, seven players have earned invites to the Charge Training Camp from local tryouts. There is no limit to the number of invitations given out at the tryouts.
Tryouts will begin on Saturday, September 28 from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. and again on Sunday, September 29 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at the Memorial Fieldhouse located at 1815 Harrison Ave. NW Canton, OH 44708. All participants are required to participate in all sessions on both days of the tryout weekend.
All applicants must be eligible to play in the NBA D-League and should pre-register by Friday, September 27th by submitting the official registration forms and a $150 fee. The fee increases to $200 at the door on-site at the tryouts. Information about the tryouts, registration forms and payment options and instructions are available online athttp://www.CantonCharge.com/tryouts or at the Canton team office located inside the Canton Memorial Civic Center, 1101 Market Avenue North, Canton, OH 44702 in advance of the tryout dates.
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