2ND ANNUAL BELTWAY BOARDS & BREWS CELEBRITY CORNHOLE TOURNAMENT - october 22, 2018
On Monday, October 22nd in Baltimore, MD at the Baltimore Museum of Industry we celebrated our 2nd Annual Beltway Boards & Brews Celebrity Cornhole Tournament (PPFBBB). This premier fall kick-off night of philanthropy brought together VIPs from the world of sports and entertainment for a night of cornhole competition in a "Pro-Am" style tournament. In addition to a little competition on the boards, unique silent auction items were available for purchase.
Proceeds from the event benefited the Players Philanthropy Fund and our 65+ charitable foundation clients, which support the following causes (among several others): Mental Health, Youth Education, At-Risk Youth Social Skills, Disabled Youth Assistance, Pediatric Cancer, PTSD, Clean Energy, Natural Disaster Assistance, Military and First Responder Assistance, Sickle Cell Disease, Homelessness and Hunger, Down-Syndrome, Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome, Hemophilia and IBD.
PPF thanks our very helpful Event Committee comprised of: Dara Schnee, Jill Mull, Deborah Toole, Lisa Stoler, Rob Owings, Randy Bode, Seth McDonnell, Matt Stover, Eleanor Magee, Brandon Warehime, Frances Reimers of Firestarter and Sharon Boerner of Celebrations LLC.
See below our 30+ celebrity cornhole players that attended #PPFBBB 2.0!
Quincy Adeboyejo is currently a wide receiver for the Baltimore Ravens. Quincy signed with the team as an undrafted free agent in 2017 after playing 4 seasons of college football for the Ole Miss Rebels.
Anthony Averrett, Jr. is rookie cornerback for the Baltimore Ravens. Anthony was drafted in the fourth round of the 2018 NFL Draft out of Alabama. While attending Alabama, Anthony was a 3x SEC Champion and started all 15 games in his final year.
Nick Boyle is currently a starting tight end for the Baltimore Ravens. Nick was selected by the Ravens in the 5th round of the 2015 NFL Draft out of Delaware. Since being drafted Nick has recorded 61 receptions and 504 receiving yards as a Raven.
Bam Bradley is currently a linebacker for the Baltimore Ravens. Playing college football for Pittsburgh, Bam finished his college career with 106 total tackles and 4 sacks. Bam then signed with the Ravens in 2017 and made the 53 man roster as an undrafted free agent.
Morgan Cox is the long snapper for the Baltimore Ravens. Morgan was signed by the Ravens in 2010 as an undrafted free agent out of Tennessee. Morgan is a 2x Pro Bowler from 2015 and 2016.
Chris Davis is currently a first baseman for the Baltimore Orioles. Since becoming an Oriole in 2011, Chris has been a 1x All Star, a 2x MLB Home Run Leader and a Silver Slugger Award winner. Before playing for the Orioles, Chris played for the Texas Rangers for three seasons where he was drafted in the fifth round of the 2006 MLB Draft.
Jermaine Eluemunor is currently an offensive guard for the Baltimore Ravens. Last season, Jermaine was drafted in the 5th Round of the 2017 NFL Draft out of Texas A&M. Jermaine was born in Chalk Farm, England, where he grew up playing cricket and rugby before finding his love for football.
Spencer Folau is a former offensive lineman in the NFL where he played for the Ravens, Dolphins, Saints and Redskins. Spencer was part of the 2000 Baltimore Ravens Super Bowl Championship team. Currently Spencer is the Offensive Line and Strength and Conditioning Coach at McDonogh High School in Owings Mills, MD.
Ken Harvey is a Washington Redskins legend (member of the 70 Greatest Redskins) and a 4x Pro-Bowler. In 1988 Ken was selected out of California by the Phoenix Cardinals in first round of the NFL Draft. The outside linebacker played with the Cardinals until 1993 and then with the Redskins until 1998 where he ended his career with 828 tackles and 89 sacks.
Jaylen is currently a cornerback for the Baltimore Ravens. Jaylen signed with the Ravens as an un-drafted free agent out of Jacksonville State in 2017. Before suffering a season ending injury, Jaylen made the 53 man roster and played in six regular season games as a rookie.
Brandon Jackson is a former linebacker for the Miami Dolphins, Carolina Panthers, and most notably, the Baltimore Ravens. Brandon was a member of the Ravens 2001 Super Bowl Champion team. Brandon currently is a studio-analyst for Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic.
Alvin Jones is a linebacker for the Baltimore Ravens. Alvin was an 2018 undrafted free agent signed by the Ravens out of UTEP. He finished his college career posting 343 career tackles, which ranks 2nd best at UTEP since the 2000 season.
Arthur Jones is a former NFL defensive end for the Indianapolis Colts, Washington Redskins, and most notably, the Baltimore Ravens. Arthur was a key defensive player for the 2012 Ravens Super Bowl Champion team. Arthur was drafted by the Ravens in 2010 out of Syracuse.
Matt Judon is a linebacker for the Baltimore Ravens. Matt had 8 sacks for the Ravens last season, which was 2nd on the team. Drafted in the 5th Round of the 2016 NFL Draft by the Ravens, Matt played college football at Grand Valley State.
Jordan Lasley is rookie Wide Receiver for the Baltimore Ravens. Jordan was drafted in the 5th round of the 2018 NFL Draft out of UCLA, where he caught passed from Cardinals rookie Quarterback and 1st round pick Josh Rosen.
Jessica Long is a is a Russian-born United States Paralympic swimmer from Baltimore, Maryland. Jessica is a 13x Olympic Gold Medalist.
Jameel McClain is a former linebacker for the New York Giants and most notably, the Baltimore Ravens, where he is regarded as one of the most successful un-drafted players in the teams history. Jameel currently is the Assistant Director of Player Engagement for the Baltimore Ravens. Jameel McClain also is the founder of 53 Families Foundation, a client of PPF's!
Le’Ron McClain is a former NFL fullback, playing most notably for the Baltimore Ravens where he was a 2x Pro Bowler. Although he was drafted by Ravens in the 4th Round of the 2007 NFL Draft, Le’Ron also played for the Kansas City Chiefs and the San Diego Chargers.
Michael Pierce is a defensive tackle for the Baltimore Ravens and has been since 2016 when the team signed him as an undrafted free agent out of Samford. So far in his young career Michael has 51 tackles and 3 sacks. In the 2017 season Michael became a starter for the Ravens defense as he started 13 games.
Trevor Pryce is a former NFL defensive lineman whom was drafted out of Clemson in the first round of the 1997 NFL Draft. During his 14 seasons in the NFL, Trevor played for the Denver Broncos, Baltimore Ravens and New York Jets. Trevor had a very successful NFL career, as he is a 2x Super Bowl Champion, 4x Pro Bowler, 3x All Pro and is a member of the Denver Broncos 50th Anniversary Team. Trevor currently is an author and has a book series that recently was adapted into a show on Netflix.
Kyle Richardson is a former punter for the Baltimore Ravens. Kyle was a member of the Ravens 2001 Super Bowl Champion team. Kyle also played with the Dolphins, Seahawks, Vikings, Eagles, Bengals and the Browns.
Jaleel Scott is a wide receiver for the Baltimore Ravens. In the 2018 NFL Draft the Ravens selected Jaleel in the 4th round out of New Mexico State. During his college playing days he was a first team All-Conference selection.
Matt Skura is currently an offensive lineman for the Baltimore Ravens. Matt was an undrafted free-agent out of Duke signed to the Ravens in 2016. Last season, Matt started 13 games at right guard last season in place of the injured Marshal Yanda.
Drafted out of Mississippi State in 2001 in the 2nd Round, Fred Smoot played in the NFL for 9 seasons, mostly with the Washington Redskins. Fred also played for the Minnesota Vikings.
Matt Stover kicked in the NFL for 20 years, most notably for the Baltimore Ravens, where he is a member of the teams Ring of Honor. Matt is also a 2x Super Bowl Champion. Matt is board member and Co-Founder of the PPF.
Justin Tucker is a kicker for the Baltimore Ravens. Justin played college football for the University of Texas. Additionally, Justin is a 2x Pro Bowler, a 2x First Team All-Pro, and has the highest field goal accuracy in NFL history.
Brent Urban is currently a defensive end for the Baltimore Ravens. In 2014 the Ravens drafted Brent out of Virginia in the 4th Round of the NFL Draft. Before playing in the NFL, Brent also spent a season in the CFL as he was born and attended high school in Canada.
Mark Viviano is sports director for WJZ-13 CBS Baltimore. He's been named the Maryland Sportscaster of the Year 5 times. He previously worked at WBAL-TV where he earned national recognition as the reporter who broke the story of the Cleveland Browns relocation to Baltimore in October 1995. One of Mark's career highlights is being selected to carry the Olympic torch through Baltimore en route to its final destination at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta.
Mike Wright is a pitcher for the Baltimore Orioles. Mike was selected out of East Carolina University by the Orioles in the 3rd round of the 2011 MLB Draft. A few years ago Mike founded Wright State of Mind, a nonprofit organization whose mission is to love and care for those affected by dementia.