NILES, Ohio (WKBN) – The area’s newest professional sports franchise held tryouts for cheerleaders on Saturday. The Mahoning Valley Brawlers who begin play in October in the FXFL will have a cheer squad at its home games at Eastwood Field.
The Fred Astaire Dance Studio held auditions at the Eastwood Mall on Saturday. Tying into the “Brawlers” theme, the squad will be known as the “Knockouts”.
The first home game is on October 3. The FXFL is an acronym for Fall Experimental Football League.