10/31/2011 1:52 PM - JACKSONVILLE – The ArenaBowl XXIV Champion Jacksonville Sharks and the Attack Dance Team announced Monday that an additional preliminary round of auditions for the 2012 squad will be held this Friday, November 4th.

The tryout will take place between 7 and 11 p.m. at First Class Athletics (6026 Bowdendale Ave.) in Jacksonville. Dancers are asked to fill out and bring an application that can be found online by going to

Those who tried out on Saturday, Oct 22nd and were asked to return must also participate in Friday’s preliminary round. The audition semifinals will be held on Saturday, November 5th from 8-11:30 p.m., again at First Class Athletics. After Saturday, the field will be narrowed to a final group of candidates.

For those who advance past this weekend, the final round of auditions will occur on Saturday, November 12 from 2-6 p.m. The location of the finals has not yet been announced.

Answers to many frequently asked questions about the Dance Team and the audition process can be found online at Additional questions about the process should be directed to [email protected]

The Jacksonville Sharks are members of the Arena Football League (AFL). The ArenaBowl XXIV and back-to-back South Division Champions are presented by Sea Best Seafood and play all home games on Sea Best Field at the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena. Season Tickets for the 2012 season are now available, two tickets as low as $135. To reserve your season tickets or for more information, please call (904) 621-0700. Follow the Sharks on facebook at and on Twitter @jaxsharks, as well as the Attack Dance Team at