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UWA men’s soccer to hold tryouts

Published 9:46am Wednesday, February 5, 2014

The University of West Alabama men’s soccer team will hold tryouts on Saturday, Feb. 15, at 2 p.m. at Tiger Stadium on the UWA campus.

Interested players should contact Coach Bart Markel ( to confirm your attendance as soon as possible.

Each participant in the tryout must provide proof of a medical physical, which should be signed by a physician and dated within the past six months. Each athlete will also need a signed sickle cell release form. If the participant is under 18, they must have the waiver and sickle cell release co-signed by a parent or guardian.

To participate in the tryout, prospective players must be a high school senior or older and cannot be currently participating in their high school soccer season. Transfers from four-year institutions must have a release form sent to the UWA Athletics Department compliance office. Participants will also need to bring their own equipment.

UWA soccer fans can follow the Tigers on Facebook ( and Twitter ( Additionally, fans may also sign up to receive SMS text alerts at

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