The Greensboro Swarm, the Charlotte Hornets’ affiliate, is approaching its fourth season in the NBA G League. The Swarm will host a local player tryout, presented by BPR Properties, where participants can showcase their talents in front of Swarm and Hornets basketball operations personnel. Prospects can earn an NBA G League contract and an invitation to the Swarm’s training camp in October.
2019 OPEN TRYOUT
Saturday, September 14, 2019
Leonard J. Kaplan Center for Wellness at UNC Greensboro
1301 West Gate City Blvd., Greensboro, NC 27403
Check-In: 8:30 – 10:00 AM
Tryout: 10:30 AM – 3:00 PM
Registration for the 2019 Open Tryout will be accepted until Monday , September 9.
To register, please do the following:
Step 1: Forms
Print out and complete the following forms (a participants registration will not be considered complete until all the forms are received and signed):
Step 2: Payment
The fee to participate in the 2019 Open Player Tryout is $200, in the form of a cashier’s check or money order made payable to:
Hornets D League, LLC
No other payments will be accepted. This a nonrefundable fee.
Step 3: Mail
Mail the four forms and the $200 registration fee (cashiers check or money order) to:
Attention: Open Tryout
2411-B West Gate City Blvd.
Greensboro, NC 27403
We recommend sending via a traceable carrier like FedEx, UPS, DHL to ensure delivery. The Swarm will not be responsible for any lost mail.
Upon receiving all elements, an email will be sent confirming your spot in the tryout. Make sure to provide an email address on your registration form.
A spot in the tryout will not be held unless all elements are completed and submitted.
Walk-up registration the day of the tryouts is not guaranteed to be available. If the tryout is not at capacity after preregistration, walk-up registration will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis until capacity is reached. The walk-up registration fee will be a $250 nonrefundable, cash-only deposit at the door.
For any questions regarding open tryouts please refer to the Frequently Asked Questions.
Additional questions not addressed by the FAQ can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Calls to the Swarm will be directed to the email address above.
The 2019 Open Tryout is presented by BPR Properties, which represents Hilton and Marriott branded hotels. Through BPR Properties, a reduced rate of $99 is available to tryout participants at Hyatt Place Greensboro (1619 Stanley Road, Greensboro, NC 27407).
Contact Tanya Sistrunk (336-852-1443) to book.