CARROLLTON, Ga. - University of West Georgia head football coach David Dean has announced open tryouts for the upcoming 2019 season. The tryout will take place on July 24 at 10 a.m. at the UWG Athletic Complex on the football practice fields. 

The tryout is open to anyone who has exhausted high school eligibility, graduated in the 2018-19 academic year, or current students at UWG. Registration for the tryout will be from 8:45-9:45 a.m. on July 24 in the Athletic Operations Building located in the south end zone of University Stadium. The cost for the tryout is $100, and must be paid in cash upon registration.

All participants must bring the tryout fee and all tryout forms on the day of the tryout in order to participate.

Participants must have a completed physical form signed by a doctor within the last six months, the completed tryout waiver form, a copy of the front and back of their health insurance card, and either proof of sickle cell test or signed sickle cell waiver form. Anyone missing any of the required documents will not be allowed to try out. All the necessary tryout forms can be found using the following links:

Participation Waiver

Physical Form

UWG Sickle Cell Waiver

Insurance Form

No apparel will be provided, so participants must bring workout clothes and cleats. Helmets and pads are not required. Registration for the tryout will begin at 8:45 a.m. on July 24 in the Athletic Operations Building, with the tryout to begin at 10 a.m.