Volunteer Information

  • Contact: Nicole Taylor | Office: 865-531-5205 | Email: ataylo17@covhlth.com
  • Friday, June 25, 2021 from 6:00 pm-10:00 pm
  • Location: The Wakefield Corporation |  10646 Dutchtown Rd, Knoxville, TN 37932
  • Volunteers need to be at The Wakefield Corporation no later than 6:00 pm the day of the event.
  • Celebrity games begin promptly at 7:00 pm

 


 

Volunteer Training

  • LOCATION: The Wakefield Corporation
  • DATE: Thursday, June 24, 2021 from 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
  • During the training volunteers will get the rules for each game and an opportunity to ask questions about specific assignments. 

 


 

Air Hockey

  • The game will consist of a Celebrity and a Player with a 20-minute time limit.
  • A face-off or coin toss decides which player gets the first possession of the puck.
  • The first person to score 7 points by shooting the puck into the opponent's goal wins the game. When the puck breaks the horizontal plane inside the goal, a point is counted, whether or not captured by the electronic scoring device.
  • Once the puck is on a player's side of the center line, he/she has 7 seconds to hit the puck back across the center line. Otherwise a foul is committed and the opponent receives possession of the puck.
  • If the game is not completed after 20 minutes, the Player with the highest score will win a medallion and become eligible for the grand prize.  If the winner is the Celebrity, they become eligible to win the Sam Littleton Memorial Award.

 

Billiards (Eight Ball)

  • The game will consist of a Celebrity and a Player with a 20-minute time limit.
  • A lag will determine who goes first.
  • If there is no winner after 20 minutes, the person that has pocketed the most balls wins a medallion and becomes eligible for the grand prize.  If the winner is the Celebrity, they become eligible to win the Sam Littleton Memorial Award.
  • In case of a tie, the winner will be determined by a coin flip.

 

Blackjack

  • The game will consist of a Dealer, Celebrity, and 3 Players with a 20-minute time limit.
  • Player(s) will redeem game chip for 20 blackjack chips.
  • Player(s) has a one-time opportunity to purchase 20 additional chips ($20 donation – cash or check) at the beginning of the game.
  • Celebrity has one-time option to obtain 20 additional chips at the beginning of the game at no cost (only if one or more competing players have purchased additional chips).
  • At the end of the 20-minute segment, the player with the most chips will win a medallion and become eligible for the grand prize.  In the winner is the Celebrity, they become eligible to win the Sam Littleton Memorial Award.
  • All playing chips will be turned over to the dealer when the game has concluded.

 

Darts

  • The game will consist of a Celebrity and 3 Players with a 20-minute time limit.
  • Player(s) to redeem game chip for one game of High Score.
  • The winner will be determined by the Player with the highest score after 5 rounds.
  • If the game is not completed after 20 minutes, the person with the highest score wins a medallion and becomes eligible for the grand prize.  If the winner is the Celebrity, they become eligible to win the Sam Littleton Memorial Award.

 

Table Tennis

  • The game will consist of a Celebrity and a Player. A coin flip will determine who goes first.
  • The first person to 21 points wins (must win by 2 points). If this is the Player, they receive a medallion and become eligible for the grand prize.  If the winner is the Celebrity, they become eligible to win the Sam Littleton Memorial Award.
  • If the game is not completed after 20 minutes, the person with the highest score wins.

Shuffleboard

  • The game will consist of a Celebrity and Player. A coin flip will determine who goes first.
  • The first person to reach 21 wins the match.  If this is the Player, they receive a medallion and become eligible for the grand prize.  If the winner is the Celebrity, they become eligible to win the Sam Littleton Memorial Award
  • If the game is not completed after 20 minutes, the person with the highest score wins.

Corn Hole (Doubles)

  • Partners shall stand at opposite corn hole boards on the same side
  • Each team will have 4 bags of one color with all 8 corn hole bags begin at one end
  • The first team will then begin by throwing a corn hole bag at the opposite platform
  • Teams take alternate throws until all 8 corn hole bags have been thrown. Teams then count the points scored during the round.
  • After scoring, the second team will begin throwing on the opposite end with players taking their turns in the same manner
  • The team scoring the most points in the previous round will throw first to start the turn
  • Play continues until either team reaches the 21 points

Corn Hole Scoring

3 points - a bag that goes through the hole completely

1 point 

  • a bag remains on the playing surface
  • a bag that is hanging into the hole, but does not fall completely through
  • a bag that is hanging off the edge of the platform, but does not touch the ground

0 points

  • a bag that hits the ground before coming to rest on the platform
  • a bag that is on the playing surface, but is also touching the ground or another bag that lies on the ground
  • a bag that is hanging off the front edge and is resting on a corn hole bag that is on the ground

-        A bag that bounces on to the board should be removed before the next player tosses

-        Scoring is done by cancellation. The difference of both teams’ scores is the score given to the highest scoring team. If both teams score the same amount, no team will receive any points.

-        If the game is not completed after 20 minutes, the player on the team with the highest score will win a medallion and become eligible for the grand prize drawing.