Delaware 87ers Host Open Tryouts For Team In Philadelphia and Delaware
PHILADELPHIA TRYOUTS ON SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12
AT COMMUNITY COLLEGE OF PHILADELPHIA (1700 SPRING GARDEN ST., PHILADELPHIA, PA. 19130)
DELAWARE TRYOUTS ON SATURDAY, OCTOBER 19
AT HOCKESSIN PAL (7259 LANCASTER PIKE, HOCKESSIN, DEL. 19707)
NEWARK, DEL. – OCTOBER 8, 2013 – The Delaware 87ers announced today that the team will hold open tryouts in advance of their inaugural 2013-14 season in Philadelphia and Delaware.
Prospective players are invited to attend one of two tryouts: In Philadelphia on Saturday, October 12 at the Community College of Philadelphia (1700 Spring Garden St., Philadelphia, PA.) at 8:00 a.m.; or in Delaware on Saturday, October 19 at the Hockessin PAL (7259 Lancaster Pike, Hockessin, Del. 19707) starting at 8:00 a.m. Registration opens at 7:00 a.m. for both tryouts.
Early registration is available now online at SEVENS.COM at a reduced rate of $150 and is available until noon the day preceding each tryout (Friday, October 11 for Philadelphia; Friday, October 18 for Delaware). On-site registration is $200, and payment will only be accepted in the form of cashier’s checks and money orders.
Players selected from both tryouts will be invited to a private workout on Sunday, October 20, where the team will determine possible candidates for training camp.
ABOUT THE DELAWARE 87ERS:
The Delaware 87ers of the National Basketball Association Development League (NBADL) were relocated to America’s first state in 2013 and named to commemorate the year in which Delaware ratified the U.S. Constitution, 1787. The Sevens are the NBADL affiliate of the NBA’s Philadelphia 76ers and are owned by the Sixers. The 87ers play at the University of Delaware’s Bob Carpenter Center in Newark, Del.
For more information, please contact Nicole Pender of Delaware 87ers Public Relations at firstname.lastname@example.org.