2013-12-30 – In response to the overwhelming need by central Illinois tornado victims, the Peoria Rivermen Alumni Association (PRAA) have scheduled an exhibition game between the Chicago Blackhawks Alumni and the St. Louis Blues Alumni Wednesday, January 15, 2014 at 7:00pm at the Peoria Civic Center.

2013-09-18 – Join us for Bruce Saurs Hockey Night on October 26th at Carver Arena! Click here for the PJ Star web article.

2013-09-16 – Rivermen hire BU Grad Alan Fuehring as the new play-by-play voice! Click here for the PJ Star web article.

2013-08-15 – Check out the latest information available on the 2nd Peoria Rivermen Alumni Face-Off with special guest Chris “Knuckles” Nilan on August 15th at the Lariat Steakhouse!

Summer is almost over, and as we are watching the NHL season kick off another year of Hockey in Central IL. The Peoria Rivermen Alumni Association (PRAA) is looking for individuals or businesses that have a passion for the game of hockey to join our membership.

Organized in 2009, The PRAA is a non-profit organization that utilizes funds to benefit youth hockey in Central IL. Through fundraising, volunteering and community involvement, we have been able to give back over $20,000 thus far. This past year we presented two high school seniors with the Michel Mongeau Memorial Scholarship. Each selected senior received $500 to help with there higher education.

The annual membership fee is $100.00. Membership runs from October 1st, 2012 thru August 31st, 2013. You will not go home empty handed. Your membership includes the following:

  • Rivermen Alumni Polo Shirt
  • Rivermen Alumni Hat
  • Rivermen Alumni Golf Towel
  • 10% off all Rivermen Merchandise
  • Opportunity to attend monthly meetings
  • Monthly newsletter
  • Logo and link from Alumni website to members place of business

Please, help us help our future stars. If you would like to become a member for the 2012-13 season, complete the  online application. If you would like more information, feel free to contact a board member or by calling 309.696.7172.

Want a copy of the 30 year alumni photo? If interested, please contact Bob Hunt Photography at 309.657.6456, email bob@bobhuntphoto.com, or visit their website at www.bobhuntphoto.com.  Photo is available in a 10×30 or 4×10.