Gladiators To Host Free Agent Tryout in Birmingham Area
HOMEWOOD, Ala. - The Cleveland Gladiators will hold an open Free Agent Tryout on Sunday, February 28th at D1 Sports Training in Homewood, Ala., (www.d1birmingham.com) the team announced today. Registration will begin at 8:30 am with tryouts to take place from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm. The entry fee for Sunday’s tryouts is $80 cash only for payments on the day of the tryout.
This year’s tryouts will feature traditional combine testing drills which include the 40-yard dash, short shuttle, broad jump and the L drill. Participants will also be placed into position and group-specific drills. Players must wear comfortable athletic shorts and a t-shirt. The tryout surface will be field turf, so turf shoes or molded bottom cleats are required. No metal spikes will be permitted.