UNA softball looking for a few good women to join program

The University of North Alabama softball program will hold walk-on tryouts on Friday, August 24, at the UNA Softball Complex. Tryouts will begin at 3 p.m. at the field located at the corner of Cox Creek Parkway and Chisholm Road.

All participants must be enrolled full time at UNA and registered with the NCAA Clearinghouse. Participants will be required to sign a waiver form in order to take part in the tryouts.

UNA head softball coach Jason Anderson has also announced that the Lions will hold an ELITE SHOWCASE CAMP for high school athletes graduating in 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 on Saturday, September 23. The camp will take place from 1-4 p.m. at the UNA Softball Complex.   The one-day camp will give prospective student athletes the opportunity to showcase skills in hitting, fielding, throwing, base running and pitching.

Each attendee should bring her glove, cleats, bat, helmet and running shoes. Sliding shorts and/or softball pants and long socks are encouraged.

To reserve a spot, participants must fill out the medical release and registration form and return via email to janderson11@una.edu, or mail to Jason Anderson, UNA Box 5053, Florence, Alabama, 35632.

The cost of the camp will be $50. Checks will be made payable to Jason Anderson.