Centennial football head coach Mike McDonell has decided to end his career as a football coach. Not only has he had a successful career for Centennial, but he has coached in places such as the top of the line, the NFL, for the Atlanta Falcons.
I was able to interview Kyle Jackson, a Centennial coach and alumni of the Chargers himself. Kyle happens to have played under Coach Mac and years later he is back in Champaign coaching along side him.
Approaching a well lit stage and the smell of fresh paint, I find Mrs. Aldridge with a paint brush in hand. As Aldridge continues to paint the floor of the stage, I sit down with her and discover the history of her profession, teaching methods, and her favorite memories while teaching at Centennial High School.