The Darrel Chaney Invitational

supporting the United Way of White County

April 15th & 16th 2024


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United Way of White County was very fortunate to always have a wonderful group of celebrities for the The Darrel Chaney Invitational. Many celebrities return each year as the event is so much fun for their guests and themselves and the location at Innsbruck Golf Club at Valhalla Resort, and the surrounding Alpine region of Helen and Unicoi National Park makes the location unbeatable.

CELEBRITY  Guests  in the past have included

Steve Wallace

  • Offensive Tackle NFL 1986 - 1997
  • Drafted by 49ers, fourth Rnd 1986
  • All Pro 1992 & 1994

Roger Erickson

  • Pitcher 1978 - 1983
  • Drafted to Twins as amateur 1977
  • Major League debut April 7th, 1978

Dewey McClain

  • Linebacker NFL 1976 - 1980
  • Signed as Free Agent to Falcons '76
  • 2 yrs at Oakland & Oklahoma USFL

Darrel Chaney

  • Shortstop/2ndBase MLB 1969 -1979
  • Debut with Reds April 11th, 1969
  • Traded to Braves '75 for Mike Lum


Adrian Devine – Baseball (Deceased)
Doug Flynn - Baseball Larry Livers - Olympian Sam Horner - Football
Alexandro Pena - Baseball Evan Oglesby - Football Leo Mazzone - Baseball Shawn Jones Football
Alfonso Carreker - Football Frank Reed - Football Luis Gomez - Baseball Sol Brannon - Football
Arthur Culbreath - Olympian Fred Banks - Football Marty Perez - Baseball Steve Kiner – Baseball
Bill Elliott - Nascar Gary Peters - Baseball Mel Pender - Olympian Steve Nicosia - Baseball
Bob Bolin – Baseball Greg McMichael – Baseball Michael Cheever - Football Steve Wallace - Football
Bobby Cox - Baseball Hal Morris - Baseball Mike Mccoy – Football Tom Lysiak – Hockey (Deceased)
Bob Galasso - Baseball Jason White - Nascar Phil Niekro - Baseball (Deceased)
Buddy Curry - Football Jeff Keppinger - Baseball Reggie Brown - Football  
Charlie Criss - Basketball Jeff Yeates - Football Rick Arrington - Football  
Chief Noc-A-Homa (Levi Walker) Jennifer Brewer - Olympian Rawly Eastwick - Baseball  
Corey Hulsey - Football Jim McManus - Baseball Rob Belloir – Baseball  
Craig Skok - Baseball Jim Nash - Baseball Roger Kaiser - Basketball  
Darrel Chaney - Baseball Jim Poole - Baseball Ron Reed - Baseball  
Dave Bristol - Baseball Jim Rooker – Baseball Roger Erickson - Baseball  
Dewey McClain - Football Keldrick Dunn - Football    
Dewitt Weaver - Golf (Deceased)      
Dale Ellis - Basketball      
Doug Collins - State Rep.      


NOTE: Disclaimer; not all these celebrities attend every year but there is every chance you will get to see them this year or next year, as they love this event and we thank them most graciously for supporting United Way of White County and the agencies we support.


Contact Information

  • United Way of White County
  • PO. Box 1288
  • Cleveland, GA 30528
  • Tel: (706) 348-7067
  • Fax: (706) 865-1730

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