Ballers, Bowties and Benefiting Charity Weekend with Pro Athletes and Nevada AlumA weekend of Ballers, Bowties, and Benefiting charity is coming to Reno, Feb 23-24.
Dontay Moch (Nevada Alum and current Cincinnati Bengal) is hosting a series of events to benefit the Make a Wish Foundation and Strikes for Kids, beginning with a bowling tournament on Feb 23, continuing with a party in EDGE Saturday night, and ending with a poker tournament at Peppermill on Sunday. Athletes will also be honored at a Nevada baseball game, 11 am on 2/23 and will be throwing out the first pitch!
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Athletes from a number of pro sports teams will be in attendance – many are Nevada Alum!
Appearing Athletes include:
Dontay Moch, Cincinnati Bengals/Nevada Alum
James Michael Johnson, Cleveland Browns/Nevada Alum
Brandon Marshall, Jacksonville Jags/Nevada Alum
Kaelin Burnett, Oakland Raiders/Nevada Alum
Tray Session, Oakland Raiders/Nevada Alum
Jonathon Amaya, Miami Dolphins/Nevada Alum
Kevin Basped, NY Jets (Retired)/Nevada Alum
Ezra Butler, New Orleans Saints/Nevada Alum
Virgil Green, Denver Broncos/Nevada Alum
Robert Sands, Cincinnati Bengals
John Griffin, NY Jets
Ryan Christenson, LA Dodgers
Schedule of events:
Feb 23 Nevada Baseball Game, 11 am. Throwing out the first pitch
Feb 23 Bowling Tournament, 4 pm to 7pm – National Bowling Stadium
Feb 23 Ballers & Bowties, EDGE party to benefit Make a Wish, doors at 10 pm.
Feb 24 Charity Poker Tournament, 1 pm – Peppermill Reno ($10,000 prize pool!)