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Fall Classic

Our annual Congressional Fall Classic brings the community together to raise money for at-risk youth in the Washington D.C. area. The event includes children's skills training and the Congressional Basketball Game including Members of Congress and their staff against government affairs professionals. 

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No ticket or registration is needed. This event is open to the public.

Current Rosters


Congressional Staff Team

Max Engling
Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA)

Andrew Rocca
Dept. of Defense

Jake Hilkin
Rep. Ralph Norman (R-SC)

Kurt Bardella
Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-CA)

Ian Nichols
Senate Finance Committee

Ian Fluellen
Rep. Melanie Stansbury (D-NM)

Zac Rutherford
Rep. Diana Harshbarger (R-TN)

Aaron Groce
Rep. Sean Casten (D-IL)

Adrian Swann
The White House

Andrew Renteria
Rep. David Valadao (R-CA)

Becca Salter
Rep. Adrian Smith (R-NE)

Steve Perrotta
Senate HELP Committee

Ashley Shelton
Rep. Rick Crawford (R-AR)

Lobbyist/Staff Team

Evan Keller

Hannah Chargin
World Vision

Omar Mirza
JP Morgan Chase & Co.

Austin O'Boyle
National Apartment Association

John Lee

Zach Grossman
Rep. Ritchie Torres (D-NY)

Alex Eveland
Rep. Ron Kind (D-WI)

Beth Mitchell
Amerisource Bergen

Tyler Lewis
Rep. Greg Stanton (D-AZ)

Daniel Winkler
Sen. Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ)

Rick Stasser

Jesse Capelle

Larry Wilcoxson

Rep. Byron Donalds (R-FL)

Current Rosters

Member of Congress vs Lobbyist Game

Member of Congress Team

To Be Announced

Lobbyist Team

Brad Schweer

John "JB" Byrd
Miller Wenhold Capitol Strategies

David Landers
Mizuho Bank Ltd.

Justin Krawczyk

Tripp McKemey
Dish Network

Chris Wenk

Booth Jameson
American Chemistry Council

Ryan Burns

Colby Miller

Paul Miller
Miller Wenhold Capitol Strategies

Jamie Gregory
Calfee Strategic Solutions

Brandon Heiner
US Telecom

Brad Knox


Bobby Cunningham

The Vogel Group

Skills Camps
Skills Camp
Skills Camp
Skills Camp
Skills Camp
We are always looking for volunteers
Congressional Fall Classic honors

         HALL OF FAME

2000     Hon. Jack Quinn; Hon. Tom Barrett

2001       Hon. John Thune; Hon. Ron Kind

2002      Alvin Jackson; Jim Martin; John Buscher;                   Paul Miller; Hon. Kenny Hulshof

2003      Dave Wenhold; Hon. Mike Oxley; Pete                    Jeffries; Robert Drummer

2004     Brian Pallasch; Deanna Gelak;                                      Hon.  John Shimkus; Sean O'Neill

2005     Hon. Todd Tiahrt

2006      Casey Dinges

2007       Erik Olson; Hon. Jeff Flake; Monte                            Ward; Hon. Rick Larsen; Todd Mitchell

2009       Brian Wagner; Booth Jameson

2010       Jess Peterson; Brad Knox; Danny Leonard   

2012          Dan Cohen; Karin Moore

Lifetime Achievement award


Lifetime Achievement Award recipients encompass all the traits we hope kids receive from our programs: Courage, Dedication, Commitment, Passion, Determination, and Leadership.


Hon. Todd and Vicki Tiahrt


2017:   Member of Congress Game: John Byrd

            Staff Game: Ben Brubaker

2018: Member of Congress Game: Danny Leonard

            Staff Game: Julius Niyonsaba

2019:  Member of Congress Game: Reggie Love

            Staff Game: Adrian Swann/Justin German

Steve Scalise Heart of a Warrior Award

2017:   Officer David Bailey, Officer Crystal Griner


2019:   Booth Jameson, Hon. Jeff Denham, Regine Elie

2020:   Brad Knox, Danny Leonard, Tim Moore, Kate Leonard, Leland Penno, Gene Russell, Stanley Tunstall, Chaplain Myron Contee

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