McPherson High graduate Tanner Hawkinson will be taking the field this weekend in the East-West Shrine Bowl as part of the West team.
Hawkinson, an offensive lineman with the University of Kansas, will be joined by others from around the country, including Texas Tech quarterback Sam Doege and Kansas State cornerback Nigel Malone.
The East-West Shrine Bowl is a benefit college all-star game, with the proceeds going towards Shriners Hospitals for Children.
This year’s game will be held on Saturday, with kickoff from Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Fla., coming at 3 p.m. central time.
The game will be broadcast on the NFL Network.