Individuals from various sectors such as lawmakers, commercial and media experts, stars, and sports buffs come together every year to watch the thrilling contest. Since 2015, local leaders from Brooklyn and the Bronx, have been smashing the ball to the wall in the Johnny Ray Memorial Pro Wall Ball Tournament at MatchPoint NYC. Dmitry Druzhinsky says that Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams and Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. head the cross-town competition to involve downtown and underserved youth in physical pursuits, and also aids the U.S. Wall Ball Association’s education, anti-violence and anti-obesity efforts. The contest, founded in 2012, pays tribute to the life of Jonathan Ray, the late brother of the USWA CEO, and the foundation behind the creation of the association. Dmitry welcomes the opportunity to partner with organizations that promote a healthy lifestyle to complex.