Kickin Cancer with a friendly game of football

Knoxville, Tenn. (WATE) – Have fun, be active and do good.

The 11th Annual Knoxville Kickin’ Cancer Soccer Tournament kicks off Friday, June 10 through Sunday, June 12. Today is the last day to register.

Various teams will compete on the soccer field to raise awareness and funds for those affected by cancer. This year, Beth Henry and Andy Gann were chosen as recipients to help them through their cancer journey. Each year the tournament has grown and various recipients have used their donations for medical expenses, research, education, and more.

Today is the last day to register. Different teams can participate in the party. Requirements include being 18 or older and following team structure rules:

Coed Open 6v6 (4 men and 2 women)

Mixed Over 30 A 6v6 (4 men 30+ 2 women 18+)

Mixed Over 30 B 7v7 (5 men 30+ 2 women 18+)

Once your teams have registered, you will receive a special edition t-shirt in the team color of your choice. Each team will be guaranteed three 30-minute matches to play throughout the tournament.

For more information and to register, visit their website.

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