About Laughter Saves Lives Fundraiser
Proceeds from this event will benefit the D1/JABC 13U travel baseball team from Central Ohio. Anyone over the age of 18 is invited to attend the fundraiser.The kickoff of the evening's event is a social hour and hors d'oeuvres with some former OSU Buckeye Greats and Local Celebrities featuring Brian Hartline, Bobby Carpenter, Jay Crawford and many others. Brian Hartline, a former OSU wide receiver who played an integral part in getting the Buckeyes to the 2008 BCS National Championship game, was drafted by the Miami Dolphins in 2009 and is currently a wide receiver for the Dolphins. Bobby Carpenter, a former Buckeye linebacker and a 1st round pick by the Dallas Cowboys in the 2006 NFL draft is now with the Detroit Lions. Jay Crawford, a native of Sandusky, Ohio is co-host of ESPN2's morning TV show First Take. He was a former sports director for WBNS-TV in Columbus, Ohio. Throughout the night, a silent auction will also occur. Some of the highlighted items in the auction are rounds of golf at various country clubs in the area; a signed "Matt Finkes" jersey; a coach Matta autographed basketball; and other sports memorabilia.Rory Rennick "The Magistic", one of the hottest magic entertainers on the comedy landscape, will also perform both onstage and tableside. Rory will present his unique blend of theatrical magic, and guarantees to AMAZE, AMUSE, and INSPIRE you!The evening will continue with comedy headliner Vince Morris taking the stage. Originally from Columbus, Ohio, Vince Morris is one of the hottest comedy veterans on the scene today. With his diverse style and original material, Vince appeals to audiences from all walks of life. Come on out for a night of fun, laughs, and old memories with Buckeye heroes of the past, all while raising money for a great cause.