NFL, MLB, CFL stats

Peoria Sports News

Chiefs Announce 2021 Schedule

High-A Central Peoria Chiefs February 18, 2021 - Peoria, Ill. - The Peoria Chiefs have announced their 2021 schedule in the newly formed High-A Central League. The Chiefs will kick off the season on May 4th with a six-game road trip to Cedar Rapids followed by their home opener on May 11th against the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers. Following their homestand with Wisconsin, the Chiefs will host Quad Cities the following week before heading back on the road to Beloit to close out the month of May. Each club within the High-A Central League will p... Full Story

More stories below

Rivermen to Host "Rivermen Day" in March

SPHL Peoria Rivermen February 17, 2021 - Peoria, IL - The Peoria Rivermen announced their 2nd Annual "Rivermen Day" event on Wednesday morning. The event is scheduled to take place Tuesday, March 2nd running on the team's social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram). In February 2020, Rivermen Day was launched as a community event celebrating professional hockey in Peoria by giving back to the community. Nearly 40 stops were made to houses, offices, schools, and senior living communities, featuring Rivermen players presenti... Full Story

Finley Named Athletic Trainer for Stingrays

SPHL Peoria Rivermen November 20, 2020 - Peoria, IL - Peoria native and 2019-20 SPHL Athletic Trainer of the Year Max Finley has been named the new Athletic Trainer for the South Carolina Stingrays in the ECHL. Finley, 26, spent his first season in pro hockey with the Peoria Rivermen across the COVID-shortened 2019-20 season and was assigned to the team by Midwest Orthopaedic Center in Peoria, IL. His departure marks the third consecutive year in which the Rivermen's athletic trainer earns an ECHL call-up, joining Brady Cufaude (Uta... Full Story

Ben Oskroba Announces Retirement

SPHL Peoria Rivermen October 7, 2020 - PEORIA - On Wednesday afternoon, longtime Rivermen defenseman Ben Oskroba announced his retirement from the game of hockey. The blue liner played in all seven seasons of the SPHL-era Rivermen to date, and currently sits fourth among games played by a defenseman in the team's 38 year franchise history. Oskroba's final game came with the Rivermen in a shootout win on Sunday, March 8th against Roanoke inside Carver Arena. From there, the regular season was cancelled due to COVID-19, which has al... Full Story

More Peoria Sports News

In Focus

Former Peoria Rivermen defenseman Tyler Amburgey
Former Peoria Rivermen defenseman Tyler Amburgey

Peoria Photo Gallery

Peoria, Illinois Teams

OurSports Central provides coverage of the following alternative and minor league teams in Peoria, Illinois:

Nearby Cities

Other cities near Peoria, Illinois with alternative or minor league teams:

Peoria Scoreboard

All times Eastern
On game days, refresh page for latest results

Peoria Sports Headlines

OurSports Central