Mahoning Valley Sports Trivia Challenge

Thursday, July 19th
6:00 - 10:00pm

The Lake Club
1140 Paulin Rd, Youngstown, OH 44514

Test Your Sports Knowledge! We are thrilled to announce an innovative event that blends philanthropy, sports trivia knowledge and fun. Benefiting Potential Development Schools for Students with Autism, the third annual Mahoning Valley Sports Trivia Challenge will be held July 19th at The Lake Club in Poland, Ohio.

We can assure you that it will be unlike any charitable event you’ve ever attended. With a grand prize of $10,000 and celebrity guests, it is sure to be your new favorite night of the year!

Grand Prize

Second Place

2018 Meet and Greet Sports Celebrities

AJ Hawk
Former Ohio State and NFL Linebacker

Anthony Schlegel
Former Ohio State and NFL Linebacker

Austin Carr
Former Cleveland Cavalier and Cavaliers TV Broadcaster

Bobby Carpenter
Former Ohio State and NFL Linebacker

John Hirschbeck
32 Year Major League Baseball Umpire and Crew Chief

Kelly Pavlik
Former Professional Boxer

Mike Tomczak
Former Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterback and current Sports Commentator

Phil Bourque
Former Pittsburgh Penguin and current Pittsburgh Penguins Radio Analyst

Ray "Boom Boom" Mancini
Former professional boxer and current actor and film producer

Jim Tressel
President, Youngstown State University and former coach of YSU and OSU

2018 Sponsors

Title Sponsor


Presented in Honor and Memory of
Esther and Morris Simon
by their son, Michael J. Simon

“Touchdown” Sponsors


“Home Run” Sponsors


“Goal” Sponsors


Media Sponsors


Support Potential Development Schools for Students with Autism while promoting your company through the Mahoning Valley Sports Trivia Challenge! All sponsorships include access to the VIP Meet and Greet with sports celebrities and a Sports Trivia team playing for a chance to win $10,000!

Order online or skip the fees by downloading the sponsorship registration form and mailing a check payable to Potential Development to:

 Potential Development
Attn: Jodi Harmon
2405 Market Street
Youngstown, Oh 44507

For more information, please send email to Jodi@Potential or call 330-746-7641 X164.

Master of Ceremonies

Bob Hannon, Executive Director of the Youngstown and Mahoning Valley United Way
Ed Muransky, The Muransky Companies

Pub Fare

Get in the sports mindset with your favorite pub food!

Open Bar

Enjoy your favorite soft drink or top shelf adult beverage from our open bar.

NO cell phones, smart phones, hand held personal devices or reference materials of any kind may be used during the event. There is a zero tolerance/zero strike policy that will be strictly enforced with immediate elimination of the entire team.
All participants must be 21 years of age or older.
Written waivers will need to be signed by ALL team members on the night of the event before the team is eligible for participation.