Steelhawks to Hold Early 2016 Season Open Tryouts

Sep 21st, 2015

Bethlehem, PA:  The Lehigh Valley Steelhawks professional arena football team, members of the American Indoor Football League, will be holding their first 2016 season open tryout on Saturday, October 10th at The Rink at Lehigh Valley. Located at 3323 7th Street, Whitehall, PA. Registration will begin at noon. Cost will be $40 if a player pre-registers via the Steelhawks website, or $60 the day of. Player evaluations will begin at 1pm. Cost includes evaluation, drills, and testing by the Steelhawks Professional Coaching Staff, as well as a Steelhawks t-shirt.

Registration is now available online, at the Steelhawks website,  The tryout will be in conjunction with the Steel City Stampede of the MIFL who will also be evaluating talent.  The Steelhawks have had recent success finding talent at open tryouts, including last year’s PIFL Defensive Rookie of the Year Joe Powell who burst onto the scene setting a league record of 11 interceptions on the season.

Keep checking for the latest news and events from the Steelhawks! For further information please call Lehigh Valley Steelhawks Executive Vice President and General Manager Mike Clark at (610) 282-3100, or visit our website at for the latest Steelhawks news! 2015 Season Ticket packages are now on sale! Reserve your seat now by calling the Steelhawks office at 610-282-3100.


The Steelhawks are a PROFESSIONAL Arena Football team that plays in The American Indoor Football League. The AIF ( is a fourteen team league with franchises in nine states. The league holds a 10-game regular season schedule that runs March through June. The AIF’s playoffs culminate in late June with the AIF Championship Game. Season ticket packages start as low as $8 per game (or $48 for the full season) and games are an exciting event for people of the Lehigh Valley to attend on weekend nights.