EDITOR’S NOTE: This story was updated to provide further context regarding which teams are participating.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (WCIA) — Two rival high school junior varsity and varsity soccer teams are set to play in their conference opener on Tuesday. When they play, they will do so with a message for a good cause.
Players with Centennial and Champaign High Schools will be wearing “Be Kind” jerseys bearing #livelikeluke. It’s part of a kindness campaign that started at Centennial in 2017 following the passing of student-athlete Luke Miller.
The JV game will start at 4:30 p.m. with comments to follow.
The varsity game will begin at 5:30p.m.