Peoria man rolling again
Competitive bowler back in groove 16 months after stroke
Peoria resident Louis Vandervlucht throws his ball down the lane Tuesday at Brunswick Zone in Glendale. Vandervlucht is a competitive bowler averaging more than 190 points a game, quite a feat for a man who was recovering from a stroke a year ago.
Peoria resident Louis Vandervlucht has been a competitive athlete his whole life. After suffering a stroke in January of 2010, he found himself unable to bowl the way he once was able. After a few months of rehab, his determination has brought him back to averaging more than 190 points a game.