Illinois Youth Football All-Star Game Planned
On June 16, TribLocal-area youth football players will participate in the Chicagoland Youth Football All-Star game at the Allstate Arena. Former Chicago Bears Desmond Clark and Alex Brown will be honorary coaches.
The game will take place just before the Chicago Rush take on the Georgia Force, scheduled for a 7:00 pm start.
West Squad includes: Kyle Condon (Batavia/North Aurora), Blake Holly (Barrington), Tyler Pennington (Cary), Kyle Vega (Crystal Lake), Jacob Narayan (Elgin), Steven Palacios (Grant/Fox Lake), Christian Lathem (Huntley), Jack Wright (Lake in the Hills/Algonquin), Kyle Wheat and Lucas Wheat (McHenry), Jared Frey and Jared Drake (Plainfield), James Queen (Prairie Ridge), Alex Machan (Wauconda), and Justin Tillman (Woodstock).
East Squad includes: Matt Haufe (Antioch), Lucas Wax (Buffalo Grove), Jack Dobonsky (Grayslake), Peter Stanfel (Lake Villa), Jack Ruskell and Wesley Klepac (Libertyville), Tony Baumgardt (Mundelein), Luke Hedges (Oak Park-River Forest), Josh McDermott (Prospect Heights/Wheeling), Anthony Johnson (Round Lake), Trey Hommer (Vernon Hills) and Brandon Ry and Jacob Lange (Warren/Gurnee).