March 1, 2012

Northern Michigan Soccer Will Hold Open Tryouts

NMU soccer will hold tryout.
NMU soccer will hold tryout.

MARQUETTE, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University women’s soccer team will be holding an open tryout in the Superior Dome on Monday, March 26, 2012 from 5:45-8 p.m. Registration will take place from 5:45-6 p.m.

The tryout will consist of skill work followed by a scrimmage. The Superior Dome turf will be down, so any soccer shoe will work. Participants are asked to bring shin guards, water bottle and other appropriate soccer gear.

Individuals interested in the tryout must meet the criteria of a high school senior who is on track to graduate in May or June and exhausted high school eligibility, a junior college transfer, or a four-year transfer who has a release from their current university. All participants will need to bring a copy of their high school transcript, test scores and a current physical taken within the past 12 months.

If you are interested in participating in the tryout or if you have any questions, call NMU women’s soccer coach Matt Granstrand at 906-227-2139 or email (mgranstr@nmu.edu). Each interested individual must RSVP before March 19 in order to participate in the tryout.

Information about NMU soccer can be found at: http://webb.nmu.edu/SportsAthletics/Sports/WomensSoccer/

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Prepared By
Calvin Larson
Sports Information
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