National Anthem Auditions Aug. 1-2 at Carver-Hawkeye Arena

IOWA CITY, Iowa — The University of Iowa Athletics Department will hold auditions for individuals interested in performing the Star Spangled Banner at a Hawkeyes men’s basketball, women’s basketball, or wrestling home event, as well as other athletics events throughout the 2016-17 year.

Auditions will be held on Monday, Aug. 1, and Tuesday, Aug. 2, from 6-7:30 p.m., inside the Feller Room of Carver-Hawkeye Arena. Individuals interested in participating should enter Carver-Hawkeye Arena through the Northwest doors past the Dan Gable statue. Free parking is available in Lot 46B (directly outside the Arena).

Any individual interested in performing the National Anthem during the 2016-17 season must attend and audition on one of these dates.

For more information or questions, contact John Fernandez in the UI Sports Marketing Office by calling (319) 335-9431 or via e-mail at