UWF football to host information meeting on Oct. 21

first_img PENSACOLA, Fla. – University of West Florida football head coach Pete Shinnick and his coaching staff will host an information meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 21 at 6:30 p.m. in the University Commons Auditorium on the main UWF campus.The meeting will be open to the general public and will include information about team tryouts, recruiting, and what to expect over the next two years in building the program. The date for the first team tryout will be announced at the meeting.The University of West Florida Department of Intercollegiate Athletics has won eight national championships, and UWF leads all schools in Gulf South Conference history with 79 league championships and 18 all-sports trophies. Football will be the 15th varsity sport at the University. UWF President Judy Bense confirmed on Sept. 4, 2013 that the team will begin playing in 2016, and the University reached an agreement for the team to play its home games at Maritime Park Stadium in downtown Pensacola starting that fall.For information on all UWF athletics, visit www.GoArgos.com.Print Friendly Version UWF football head coach Pete Shinnick being interviewed after his introductory press conference in February (Photo by John Blackie) UWF football to host information meeting on Oct. 21center_img Sharelast_img read more