Two from Illinois
to be inducted into ISA Hall of Fame
Left Illinois ISA State Director Jerry Jackson &
Right Manager Dave Cowan
The Independent Softball Association held
its annual convention, November 27-30, 2012, at the Casa Blanca in Mesquite,
At this year's convention, two local men were elected to be inducted
into the Independent Softball Association.
Mr. Dave Cowan, owner of Dave's Pizza in Bartonville, will be inducted
in the sponsors category. Mr. Cowan has sponsored teams in Illinois
for over 25 years. He is highly respected in the slow-pitch game and
is more than deserving of this great award. Jerry Jackson of Pekin will
be inducted in the directors category. Mr. Jackson has been a director
in softball for over 40 years and is also well known across the country
Mr. Cowan and Mr. Jackson will be inducted at the ISA annual convention
in 2013 at The Great Wolf Lodge in North Carolina.
Also receiving a national award at the 2012 convention was the Avanti's
Dome in Pekin. They received the Northern Region Complex of the Year
award for the great work that they did in hosting 7 Regional and State
Tournaments in 2012.