The Peoria Rivermen have teamed up with
the Rockford IceHogs and the Chicago Wolves to play for the inaugural Illinois
Lottery Cup during the 2011-12 season.
The winner will be determined by best overall winning percentage in
head-to-head series between the three Illinois-based teams.
Rivermen will face the IceHogs 12 times this season while they will face the
Wolves in 10 games. The Wolves and
IceHogs will play each other 12 times.
are very excited to take our great rivalry with the other Illinois teams to a
new level with the Illinois Lottery Cup,” said Rivermen C.O.O Jason
Penning. “Plus Illinois Lottery’s
involvement is going to add some fun and exciting promotions for our fans to
enjoy and maybe even win a little money.”
select Illinois Lottery Cup game at Carver Arena, fans will have the
opportunity to take pictures with the Cup and during every game some lucky fans
will win $1 instant game tickets from the Illinois Lottery.
Rivermen have also announced a limited-time Illinois Lottery Cup ticket plan
that features a lower-bowl ticket to three Illinois Lottery Cup games and five
$1 instant game tickets for just $60. These
plans are on sale now and only 100 of these great plans will be sold.
Arena will play host to 11 of the Illinois Lottery Cup games with the first one
being held on Sunday, Oct. 9 against Rockford.
Illinois Lottery Cup
Games in Peoria
Oct. 9 vs. Rockford Sunday,
Dec.4 vs. Rockford
Oct. 23 vs. Chicago Monday,
Dec. 26 vs. Chicago
Oct. 28 vs. Rockford Saturday,
Dec. 31 vs. Rockford
Nov. 3 vs. Chicago Friday,
Jan. 6 vs. Chicago
Nov. 4 vs. Chicago Saturday,
March 3 vs. Rockford
Nov. 5 vs. Rockford
the Illinois Lottery
in 1974, the Illinois Lottery has contributed $16.4 billion to the state Common
School Fund, as well as the Capital Fund. The Illinois Lottery is now managed
by Northstar Lottery Group, a fully integrated consortium of best-in-class
companies with over 50 years of combined experience in Illinois. Northstar will
responsibly drive Illinois Lottery growth and returns to benefit Illinois
residents. Players must be at least 18 years old.
For more information or to purchase your Illinois
Lottery Cup ticket plan please call 309-676-1040 or stop by the Rivermen office
located inside the Peoria Civic Center.