Ray Schalk’s Holiday Team Tournament

Sponsored by baseball great Ray Schalk, this four-game event brought the nation’s finest teams to Chicago during the first week of the New Year. Initially staged at Beverly Recreation, in 1942 the Schalk moved to Evergreen Towers Bowl in suburban Evergreen Park. The tournament was suspended after 1966. 

Schalk Team Tournament

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2 Responses to “Ray Schalk’s Holiday Team Tournament”

  1. Judy Marks Says:

    I think my dad, Harry Angel. bowled with the Monarch team back in the 40’s

    • J.R. Schmidt Says:

      He sure did—Harry Angel won an ABC championship with the Monarch Beer team in 1940.
      –JRS

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