Local Tryout Slated For Sunday, October 2 In Greensboro
August 31, 2016 – The Greensboro Swarm, the NBA Development League affiliate of the Charlotte Hornets, today announced that the team will host its open tryout on Sunday, October 2 in Greensboro. The tryout will be held locally at the UNC Greensboro Kaplan Center for Wellness and run from 12:30 to 5:30 p.m.
In preparation for the Swarm’s inaugural season, the tryout offers players the opportunity to showcase their talents in front of the Swarm coaching staff and Hornets basketball operations personnel. Prospects will compete to earn a NBA D-League contract and potential invitation to the Swarm’s training camp in early November.
All registration materials and tryout details are available now online at gsoswarm.com. Players interested in trying out are required to submit the necessary registration, release and health authorization forms along with a $200 nonrefundable fee (money order or cashier’s check only) by September 28. Forms and payment can be mailed to the Greensboro Swarm at 2411-B W. Gate City Blvd., Greensboro, NC 27403.
Walk-up registration the day of the tryout will be subject to availability and require a $250 nonrefundable cash-only deposit at the door. Tryout spots are limited, so interested participants are strongly encouraged to preregister.