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Wheeling Wildcats To Hold Final Open Tryout for 2009

January 11, 2009 - Continental Indoor Football League (CIFL) - Wheeling Wildcats News Release

Wheeling, WV- The Wheeling Wildcats will hold their Final Open Tryout for the 2009 Season on Saturday January 18th 2009 at the Greentree SportsPlex. This will be the final open tryout, and the final opportunity for players to earn a spot on the 2009 Wildcats Training Camp Roster. The Wildcats are scheduled to open Training Camp on February 22nd 2009. "There are several roster spots open for camp this year, and we are hopeful to fill those at our final open tryout on January 18th. Our staff is always looking for a diamond in the rough, and these open workouts provide a great opportunity for overlooked athletes to earn a spot on our roster," commented Head Coach Shawn Liotta.

Wheeling Wildcats to Hold Final Open Tryout for 2009 Season on January 18th, 2009

The Wheeling Wildcats Professional Indoor Football Team which will begin play in March 2009, are searching for talent to fill the teams inaugural roster. The Wildcats are searching for talent to add to the 40 man training camp roster for the 2009 season. This will be the third and final tryout for the 2009 season. Players will be tested in the 40 yard dash, 20 yard shuttle, and individual position skill/agility sessions. The Wheeling Wildcats Head Coach Shawn Liotta and his coaching staff will conduct the tryout, and may sign deserving players to contracts for the 2009 season immediately following the tryout. This workout is open to the following positions QB, WR, RB, OL, DL, LB, DB, K.

Cost of the Tryout is $50.00 - payable in cash or money order only

Tryout Date: Sunday January 18th, 2009 - 12:30pm-2:30pm

Tryout Time: 12:30pm-2:30pm

Registration 12:30pm- 1:00pm

Location: Greentree SportsPlex (Indoor/Field Turf)

Green Tree SportsPlex

600 Iron City Drive

Pittsburgh, PA 15205

Contact: [email protected]

Tryout is open to any athlete over 18 years old that is serious about pursuing a professional football career. Players are asked to contact Wheeling Wildcats Head Coach Shawn Liotta at [email protected] more information on the tryout. Players should bring: running shoes, socks, shorts, t-shirt.

The Wheeling Wildcats are a professional indoor football franchise which will begin play in March 2009 in the CIFL. The Wildcats will open training camp in February 2009 at the Greentree SportsPlex which will serve as the official off-site practice facility for the Wheeling Wildcats for the 2009 season. For more information on the Wheeling Wildcats visit

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