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Friday, November 23, 2018 - The annual boys and girls event showcases the top freshmen, sophomore, junior and senior players from Illinois. More than 100 total college programs are represented at the event, which is hosted on 175,000 sq. ft. of indoor field turf. Each player takes part in three showcase games and participates in combine testing, with results provided to high school and college coaches. Gatorade and B96 will be on hand giving away free prizes and tickets throughout the day.

Where: The MAX McCook, only 20 minutes outside Chicago. The address is 4750 Vernon St.., McCook, Ill.

When: Friday, Nov. 23, 2018. Girls event will take place 9-11:30 a.m. Boys event 12-2 p.m. Check-in for girls begins at 8:15 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. for boys. Doors to the facility will not open before 7:45 a.m., so no need to be there sooner!

Registration for 2018 event:

Important notes for players:

*Games are 7-v-7, four fields playing at once.

*Any issue with player information on rosters should be sent to Please note: Make sure to check the site through Nov. 22, as there will be additional college coaches who register, along with other MINOR adjustments.

*Each player will take part in the combine. Results provided to college coaches. Player must print, fill out and bring combine sheet

*Games played on field turf, cleats may be worn. Please also bring gym shoes. Any color shorts and socks may be worn along with shin guards. Each player plays in min. three games.

*Trainers will be on-site to tape and provide ice for any bumps or bruises.

*Aquafina bottled water and Gatorade will be provided at the benches.

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