youth_leagues- bowling shoesPheasant Lanes Youth Bowling Program

One of the largest youth bowling programs in Central Illinois, fall-winter youth leagues are available on Thursday, Saturday and Sunday. We also offer summer youth leagues on Thursday and an Adult-Child 9-Pin No-Tap family league on Sunday.  Our 20+ volunteer coaches can teach the basic fundamentals of bowling or work to build and improve your bowling skills.


Summer youth registration is held on Saturday, May 11th from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm.

League offerings:

Thursday Youth Doubles / Summer Buddies
$10 registration fee per bowler for Summer Go Getters & Summer Buddies
(if not sanctioned for 2018/2019 season – $25 registration fee)

2-Person Teams – Bowl at 5:00 pm Thursdays, May 23-Aug 8
Go Getters I (trophies) $8 per person, per week
Go Getters II (scholarship) $11 per person, per week
Summer Buddies (bumper league) $5 per person, per week

Sunday 9-Pin No-Tap Doubles League
$10 registration fee per bowler

2-Person Teams – can be 2 youth or one youth / one adult
Bowl at 4:00 pm Sundays, June 2nd – July 28th
$8 per person, per week
Plaques awarded

Junior Gold Option in Pin Action Pro Shop Classic

Singles league on challenging patterns – Wednesdays at 7:00 pm
May 8th – July 31st
Requires $30 Junior Gold Membership – 1:4 qualify for 2020 Junior Gold Tournament in Indianapolis
Weekly fees will be determined based on the number of bowlers (approx. $15-$20 per week)
Informational meeting on April 11, 2019 at 5:30 pm

Download Printable Form

 Youth Bowling Highlights!

Youth Program T-Shirt

Every youth bowler will receive their own bowling t-shirt. You get to choose the color!

NEW FOR 2018: Upgrade your t-shirt to dri-fit fabric for $5!


Bowler of the week.

Individual score achievements.

Team position awards at the end of the season.

Awards party at the end of the season!

Frequent Bowler Tracking Cards

Earn point when you open bowl or purchase items from the snack bar!  Earn more points when you wear your youth program t-shirt while open bowling.

Watch for way to add more points throughout the bowling season!


USBC Pepsi Tournament
ISBPA Storm/Roto Grip Youth Singles
Adult-Youth Bakers Doubles Pins Over Average
Illinois State USBC Youth Team Open
Illinois State Scholarship Tour
9-Pin No-Tap Adult-Child Tournament
Bowler of the Year Tournament

Reduced Open Bowling

Monday – Friday until 4:00 pm:

  • $1.00 per game if you wear your youth program t-shirt
  • $1.95 per game if you don’t wear your youth program t-shirt

From Friday at 4:00 pm through Sunday:

  • $5.50 per 1/2 hour per lane
  • $11.00 per hour per lane


Gran Prix Scholarship Program

Saturday Klassic Kegelers League

Thursday Go Getters League

Sunday Adult-Child League

Scholarships for league play are paid through SMART

Certified Instruction

Learn the proper techniques to increase your bowling skills.
We host special skills practice days each month.


Certified Instruction

Questions?  Call Carla Dicken at (309) 319-4121.

Leave a message if no answer.  Calls will be returned in a 24 hours.

Your Coaches

Klassic Keglers

(left to right) Ken Hlebasko, Mike Mailloux, Chris Franklin, Rick Parker & Jim Nichols

Rising Stars

(left to right) Doug Corbin, Bill Jones, Tiffany Brown, Amy Waller, Scott Sauer, Linda Conder, Josh Ormsbee, Kelly Woith, Ryan Woith

Pat’s Pals

(left to right) Devin Knabenbauer, Melissa Moran, Melanie Dicken with Kelli VanDyke in front of Melissa

Thursday Go Getters & Bumper Buddies

(left to right) Mike Mailloux, Rick Parker, George Colclasure, Melissa Moran, Henry Simpson & Bill Jones

Youth Director

Carla Dicken

Technical Administrator

Bobby Dicken

Fall 2019

Day/Name of League


Start Dates

(subject to change)

Weekly Fee


Klassic Keglers League

Scholarship League

(Recommended ages over 12)

9 AM

September $11.00

4 Youths/Team – 3 Games

Scholarships Awarded

No Trophies

Rising Stars League

Trophy League

(Recommend ages 12 & under)

9 AM

September $8.00

3 Youths Per Team

3 Games – No Bumpers

Trophies Awarded

Saturday Pat’s Pals

(Ages 3-7)

9 AM

September $3.00

1 Game – With Bumpers

Sunday Adult-Child League

Scholarships Awarded

(Youths Age 19 & Under)

4 PM

September $8.00

2-Person Team – 3 Games

1 Adult & 1 Youth (Any Age)

2 Youth Bowlers (12 & Over)

Sunday Adult-Child Bumper

Youth Ages 3-7

4 PM

September $5.00

1 Adult & 1 Child

2 Games Per Week

Thursday Go Getters I

(Ages 11 & Under)

Trophies Awarded

4:45 PM

September $8.00

2 Youths Per Team

3 Games Per Week

Thursday Go Getters II

(Ages 12-19)

Scholarships Awarded

4:45 PM

September $11.00

2 Youths/Team – 3 Games

Scholarships Awarded

Thursday Bumper Buddies

Ages 5-7

4:45 PM

September $5.00

2 Games Per Week

With Bumpers


Saturday Alley Gators

(Ages 3-5)

11:30 AM

September $25.00

6 Week


1 Game Per Week Utilizing

Alligator Ramps, T-Shirt

Cookies & Juice Each Week

$25 Registration Fee Per Bowler – Register for 2 or more leagues and receive FREE REGISTRATION!

No Registration Fee for Alley Gators – Complete Alley Gators Registration Form