Attention Parents: Youth League Sign-up

Sign your child up now for a Junior Bowling League. Your child will learn the basics and compete as a team member. Bowling is an Illinois High School Association (IHSA) sport so now is the time to learn the sport and hone your skills. Children may also join the Grand Prix Scholarship Program, compete in tournaments and earn scholarship money by bowling a junior league. To date, IV Super Bowl has awarded over $120,000 in post high school scholarship money. Sign up in person or complete and submit the online form at the bottom of the Fall League page.

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September Bowling Specials

Sunday:
9:00 AM – 12:00 noon Bowling Special $2.49 per game
12:00 noon – 5:00 PM Family Fun Pack up to 6 people per lane (2 hours of bowling, shoe rental, pitcher of soda) $39.99 OR (1 hour of bowling and shoe rental) $24.99
5:00 PM – 10:00 PM Quartermania $6.00 cover charge, then 25¢ per game and 25¢ shoe rental  

Monday:
5:00 PM – 10:00 PM 2 games of bowling and rental shoes $9.00

Tuesday:
5:00 PM – 10:00 PM 2 games of bowling and rental shoes $9.00

Wednesday:
5:00 PM – 10:00 PM Wacky Wednesday Bowling - $2.00 per game, Shoe Rental $2.00, Large Soft Drink $2.00, Domestic Beer $2.00

Thursday:
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM Bowl and Play 2 games of bowling, shoe rental and game card ($5.00 value) $10.00 

Friday:
9:00 PM until midnight Cosmic Thunder (3 games of bowling and rental shoes) $12.00  

Saturday:
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM Family Fun Pack up to 6 people per lane (2 hours of bowling, shoe rental, pitcher of soda) $39.99 OR (1 hour of bowling and shoe rental) $24.99
7:00 PM until midnight Cosmic Thunder (3 games of bowling and rental shoes) $12.00

Gerald Marrs wins Regional PBA Title

Gerald (Jerry) Marrs, 41, of Lake in the Hills, Illinois  on Sunday, September 1 earned the honor of 1st Place in the Illinois Valley Midwest Classic at Illinois Valley Super Bowl.  Marrs captured the title and earned $2,000 for his efforts by averaging 224.29 over 14 games.  He finished the Qualifying Round in 5th place while averaging 223.86 over 7 games.  In 5 games in the  Round Robin he moved up to 1st place with a 226.17 average over 12 games. In those match play games he went 5-0-0 and remained positioned in first play following the position round.   Marrs beat Steve Taylor (2nd Place - $1000.00) in the final and only game he bowled in the Stepladder Round. Rounding out the top four was Nicholas Pate (3rd Place - $800.00) and Charlie Brown, Jr. (4th Place - $600).   There were participants from ten states and two countries.  

Winners of the youth Pro Am Tournament held Saturday, August 31, 2019 were: 12 and over division - 1st Place Landen Miller, 2nd Place Sarah Beier and 11 and under division - 1st Place Rosie Brown.

Tournament sponsors include: La Salle State Bank, City of Peru, Ebonite, Classic Products, Toedter Oil, Western Bowling Proprietors Insurance, U.S. House of Representatives Congressman Adam Kinzinger,  Illinois State Senator Sue Rezin, Auditor General Frank Mautino, Al Cioni Ford, Fran Szott Flooring, Tony and Mark Mautino, Dysart Cofoid Funeral Home, and Spring Creek Golf Course.

Gerald (Jerry) Marrs

Gerald (Jerry) Marrs

Job Opportunities - Pin Chaser

Part-time pin-chaser.  Must be willing to work evenings and weekends.

Tasks include, but not limited to:

  • Service bowlers by returning stuck balls and setting up dropped pins.

  • Wait on customers and collect money for bowling.

  • Clean kitchen.

  • Clean work areas and tables.

  • Prepare and serve snacks or food items.

Job Requirements:  At least 16 years old, customer focused and service driven.

Apply online by clicking here.

V.A. Wapensky Award - Jim Stubler

In 1985 the “BPAA Special Award” was established to recognize and individual who had made a major contribution to the advancement of the bowling industry. In 1992 this award was renamed the V.A. Wapensky Award after BPAA’s long-time executive director Vladimir A. “Chief” Wapensky.

Today this award recognizes an individual whose overall major contribution to the advancement of the bowling industry involves endless good nature, remarkable business savvy, love for bowling and continual promotion of the game both locally and nationally.

On June 25, 2019 at Bowl Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada Jim Stubler was presented the V.A. Wapensky Award. He joined the likes of former awardees Dick Weber, Sandy Hansell, Bruce Davis and Chris Schenkel.

Jim Stubler

Jim Stubler