09/01/2011 3:52 PM ET
Washington Nationals Announce Local Celebrity Roster for Sunday's Wounded Warrior Amputee Celebrity Softball Game
The Washington Nationals today announced the roster of D.C-area celebrities who will take part in the much-anticipated Wounded Warrior Amputee Celebrity Softball Game this Sunday, Sept. 4. In a show of support for all members of the military, the local celebrities will play the Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team in an on-field exhibition softball game following the 1:35 p.m. Nationals-Mets game.
Representatives from the Nationals will be in attendance alongside the celebrity team, which is made up of diverse personalities who represent virtually every sector within the D.C. community. Participants include*:
Mary Amons Reality TV Personality, Real Housewives of D.C.
John "Cakes" Auville Host, "The Sports Junkies," 106.7 The Fan
Tucker Barnes Meteorologist, WTTG (FOX 5)
Peter Bondra Washington Capitals Legend and Slovakian National Hockey Team GM
Christine Brennan Sports Columnist, USA Today and Best-Selling Author
Steve Chenevey News Anchor, WTTG (FOX 5)
Jack Evans D.C. Councilmember, Ward 2
Dave Feldman Sports Director/Anchor, WTTG (FOX 5)
Darrell Green Washington Redskins Legend and NFL Hall of Famer
Dan Hellie Sports Anchor/Reporter, WRC-TV (NBC 4)
Johnny Holliday Co-host, MASN's Nats Xtra
Mike Isabella Top Chef Season 6 Contestant and Chef/Owner of Graffiato
Dave Jageler Radio Play-by-Play Announcer, Washington Nationals
Ray Knight Co-host, MASN's Nats Xtra
Britt McHenry Sports Reporter, WJLA-TV (ABC 7)
Kate Michael KStreetKate Writer and Former Miss District of Columbia
Rocky Parrish Host, "Kevin and Rock Show,"106.7 The Fan
Tony Reali Host, "Around the Horn," ESPN
Bill Rohland Host, "Overtime," 106.7 The Fan
Allyn Rose Miss Maryland 2011
Danny Rouhier Comedian and Radio Personality, 106.7 The Fan
Pat Sajak Host, "Wheel of Fortune"
F.P. Santangelo Color Analyst, MASN
Krisztina Scherer Miss Earth Virginia 2011
Elliot Segal Host, "Elliot in the Morning," WWDC-FM (DC 101)
Charlie Slowes Radio Play-by-Play Announcer, Washington Nationals
Debbi Taylor Sideline Reporter, MASN
Tommy Wells D.C. Councilmember, Ward 6
Mike Wise Columnist, The Washington Post and Host of the "The Mike Wise Show," 106.7 The Fan
*Celebrity players are subject to change at any time
Fans who wish to attend the softball game must have a valid ticket for the Sept. 4 game, which are on sale through a special ticket link at nationals.com/woundedwarriorsoftball. For each $20 ticket purchased through the link, $5 will be donated to the Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team. The $20 tickets will also be available at the box office upon request on Sunday, Sept. 4. For more information on the Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team, visit www.woundedwarrioramputeesoftballteam.org.
The Wounded Warrior Amputee Celebrity Softball Game is just one of the many exciting events happening as part of Grand Slam Labor Day Weekend. For additional information on all of the festivities planned at Nationals Park during the holiday weekend, visit nationals.com/grandslam.