Illinois High School Football Shrine Game set for Saturday June 16th

Illinois High School Football Shrine Game set for Saturday June 16th

Bloomington, IL – The Illinois Coaches Association and the Shriners of Illinois will host the 44th annual Illinois High School Shrine Game on June 16th at Tucci Stadium on the campus of Illinois Wesleyan University. Kick-off for the 44th annual game is scheduled for Saturday, June 16th at 1:00p.m.

The pregame festivities will begin with a fun Walk for LOVE event held at the stadium starting at 9am. Eighty-eight of the state’s best football players participate in this all-star game to raise money for Shriners Hospital for Children, the official philanthropy of Shriners Interna-tional.

Here are some of the athletes participating from the Northern Illinois Area:

Nolan Bielskis- Byron

AJ Christensen- Forreston

Aaron Deter- Morrison

Alex Harvey- Rochelle

Austin Schroeder- Fulton

Marcus Shetter- Sterling

Rahveon Valentine- Lena Winslow

Brayden Walton- Forreston