“Angels in the Alley” Brings Celebrities, Bowling, and Family Fun to Strikes Unlimited

bowling3Bowling spirits were high and full throttle on Saturday, March 9, as celebrities, volunteers, and fun seekers of all ages decended on Strikes Unlimited in Rocklin, CA for the First Annual Angels in the Alley Celebrity Bowling Tournament, benefitting the American Red Cross!

More than 300 bowlers turned out for an afternoon of fun for the whole family, featuring numerous local and national celebrities and a wide range of bowling “skills”. Thanks to the generosity of participants and over 40 sponsors, the First Annual event raised nearly $7,000 for the Red Cross.

BIG THANK YOU to all of our sponsors for their generosity and support! Without it, this incredible event would not have been possible:

AutoWest Honda; KNCI 105.1; Now 100.5; CBS Sports 1140; TheGivingAthlete.com; Placer Valley Tourism; Roseville Chamber of Commerce; Rocklin Area Chamber of Commerce; Gold Country Media; ZOOM Newspaper; KTS; Christensen Media; Nothing Bundt Cakes; JetBlue; UBER; Hyatt Place; Bud Light; Hipfit; Modera; Special T’s; Thunder Valley Casino Resort; Adventist Health; Dr. Jon, DDS; FastSigns; California Family Fitness; Golden State Collision Repair Centers; YaketyYak Wireless; Hotshots; OMG! Yogurt; Master Color; Rabobank; Recology; Heartland Institute of Financial Education; Servpro; North Valley Bank; KUTOA; JMS Site Services; APi Marketing; Golden State Warriors; New Belgium Brewing; Atlantis Casino Resort; Sacramento Rivercats; 1 Stop Bowling; Oakland Raiders; San Francisco 49ers; Bill McNally Racing

And another HUGE thank you to all the celebrities who also helped to make this great event such a success!

  • Adrian Ross – Host and former NFL player
  • Doug Lazy and Nina – On-air talent from Now 100.5
  • Brandyn Thompson – NFL player w/ Washington Redskins
  • Lance Briggs – NFL player w/ Chicago Bears
  • Terrell Roberts – former NFL player w/ Cincinatti Bengals
  • Lamont Thompson – former NFL player w/ Tennessee Titans
  • Samaki Walker – former NBA player w/ Los Angeles Lakers
  • Ruthie Bolton – former WNBA player w/ Sacramento Monarchs
  • Seneca Wallace – former NFL player
  • Will Witherspoon – former NFL player
  • Beth Gaines – California Assemblywoman
  • Alex Van Dyke – former NFL player
  • Bill McNally – Owner of Bill McNalley Racing, NAPA Race Car
  • Cody Stark – On-air talent from Good Day Sacramento
  • Sheri Sam – former WNBA player
  • Dennis Brown – former NFL player w/ San Francisco 49ers
  • Don Geronimo – On-air talent, Don Geronimo Show on CBS 1140
  • Bueno – Rapper
  • Dave Russell – Country Music artist
  • Michael Merriweather – former NFL player w/ Pittsburgh Steelers
  • Ryan Coulson – NFL player w/ New England Patriots
  • Tom – On-air talent, Pat & Tom Show on KNCI 105.1
  • Matthew Hatchette – former NFL player w/ Minnesota Vikings

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American Red Cross California Gold Country Region

The California Gold Country Region serves a twenty-six county territory including Alpine, Amador, Butte, Calaveras, Colusa, Del Norte, El Dorado, Glenn, Humboldt, Lake, Lassen, Mendocino, Modoc, Nevada, Placer, Plumas, Sacramento, Shasta, Sierra, Siskiyou, Sutter, Tehama, Trinity, Tuolumne, Yolo, and Yuba counties

2 thoughts on ““Angels in the Alley” Brings Celebrities, Bowling, and Family Fun to Strikes Unlimited”

  1. This was a fun filled way to connect with community and spend time with family and friends!! Looking forward to next year!

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