Rockland semi-professional basketball team holding tryouts April 3

Mon, 03/15/2021 - 5:00pm

WARREN — The Midcoast Sternmen, a newly formed semi-professional basketball team participating in the newly formed Professional Basketball Association, will be holding tryouts next month in Warren. 

Tryouts for the team will be held Saturday, April 3 at the Midcoast Athletic Center from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. 

The fee for trying out is $75, to be paid at the door. The organization is looking for former college players or high school stars that want to play in a competitive league with a chance to get signed overseas, according to an advertisement shared to social media. 

The PBA is a 21-week spring-summer semi-pro league playing slated to play between May and August 2021. 

The league has teams across the country in states such as New York, Maine, Texas, Ohio, Alabama, Illinois, Michigan, Missouri, Nevada, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Pennsylvania. 

To sign up for tryouts or for more information, visit the team on Facebook