ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – The University of New Mexico Athletic Department will host auditions for National Anthem singers on Saturday, July 26th. The auditions will be held from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at The Pit.
A total of 35 slots are available for 2014-15 basketball season, 17 men’s and 18 women’s, and spots are also available for Olympic Sports. Each singer will have two minutes to perform a traditional version of the anthem. Singers will be notified of selections the week of August 18th.
You must reserve a time slot to audition; there will be no guarantee for walk-ins the day of auditions. Those auditioning are asked to be prompt and ready to sing when they arrive at The Pit. Please check-in at the NORTHEAST corner of The Pit, near the Lobo ticket office.
Please schedule an audition with Jonathan Washington in the UNM Athletics Marketing Department at (505) 925-5909 or firstname.lastname@example.org by 5 p.m. on Tuesday, July 22nd. If you are unable to make the tryouts, please submit an audiotape to the athletic department with attention to Jonathan Washington, Marketing Assistant.