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Mike Moran wins SPHL Rookie of the Year award

HUNTERSVILLE, NC. – The Southern Professional Hockey League on Monday announced that Mike Moran of the Mississippi RiverKings has been selected as the Rookie of the Year in a vote of league coaches, general managers and media representatives. Moran is the first RiverKings player to win Rookie of the Year in the team's SPHL era.  In addition to leading the RiverKings in scoring, Moran was second in the SPHL in goals (29), power play goals (eight - tied) and points (53) and... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Monday, April 17, 2017 | 0 comments

RiverKings season ends on late goal in Game 3

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.  -- A back and forth Game 3 came down to the final 76 seconds as the Mississippi RiverKings fell to the Huntsville Havoc 3-2 in Huntsville on Saturday night, as the Havoc advance to the second round of the SPHL playoffs. After a scoreless first period, the teams traded goals in the second. Huntsville got on the board first at the 7:56 mark of the middle frame with Christian Powers' first goal of the postseason. Less than three minutes later, Dillon Fox scored his... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Saturday, April 15, 2017 | 0 comments

RiverKings tie series with 4-2 victory in Huntsville

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – The Mississippi RiverKings defeated the Huntsville Havoc 4 to 2 on Friday night in Huntsville. The win forces a decisive Game 3 in the Playoff series. Mississippi went on the power play after Dillan Fox drew a roughing call on Huntsville’s Tyler French. Mike Moran took advantage, scoring a goal off a pass from behind the net by Devin Mantha at 17:57 of the first period. Peter Di Salvo stood strong for 12 shots against, holding the 1-0 lead into the... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Friday, April 14, 2017 | 1 comments

Mike Moran named to SPHL all-league first team

HUNTERSVILLE, NC. – The Southern Professional Hockey League on Thursday announced its 2016- 2017 All-SPHL First Team as selected in a vote of league coaches, general managers and media representatives. F - Tayler Thompson, Fayetteville FireAntz F - Mike Moran, Mississippi RiverKings F - Sy Nutkevitch, Huntsville Havoc D - Louis Belisle, Pensacola Ice Flyers D - Nolan Kaiser, Huntsville Havoc G - Sean Bonar, Fayetteville FireAntz Fayetteville’s Tayler Thompson... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Thursday, April 13, 2017 | 0 comments

Havoc best RiverKings 4-2 in game one of playoffs

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. --  The Huntsville Havoc (35-16-6) bested the Mississippi RiverKings (32-21-3) 4-2 in Game 1 of the President's Cup Playoffs on Wednesday night in Southaven. In a scoreless first period, RiverKing goalie Brad Barone stopped 11 shots from the Huntsville while Havoc goalie Tyler Steel diverted all 22 shots from Mississippi. Both teams picked up their offense in the second period. Early in the period, Scott Fellnermayr notched a goal to put Huntsville up 1-0. Yet... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Wednesday, April 12, 2017 | 0 comments

Mike Moran named to All-Rookie team

HUNTERSVILLE, N.C.  – The Southern Professional Hockey League on Wednesday announced its 2016- 2017 All-Rookie Team as selected by a vote of SPHL coaches, general managers and media representatives. F - Keegan Bruce, Columbus Cottonmouths F - Mike Moran, Mississippi RiverKings F - John Siemer, Macon Mayhem D - Nathan Bruyere, Pensacola Ice Flyers D - Daniel Echeverri, Macon Mayhem G - Storm Phaneuf, Peoria Rivermen Keegan Bruce of the Columbus Cottonmouths finished second... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Wednesday, April 12, 2017 | 0 comments

Mantha and Moran named players of the month

HUNTERSVILLE, N.C.   - The Southern Professional Hockey League (SPHL) today announced Devin Mantha and Mike Moran of the Mississippi RiverKings are the Bauer Co-Players of the Month for March/April. Mantha scored 10 goals, added 13 assists and was +11 in just 13 games, while adding four power play goals and three shorthanded markers. A native of Ann Arbor, MI, Mantha finished the season with 39 points (18g, 21a) in just 32 games with the RiverKings. On March 11 against Roanoke,... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Wednesday, April 12, 2017 | 0 comments

Barone focuses on key role headed into playoffs

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. - Brad Barone dons a different look than the rest of his teammates on game nights. He fastens the black and gold leg pads around his legs, places the black mask on his head, and tucks his hands into the goalie mitts along with his broad Sherwood stick. Number 30 skates to net ready to play against the Evansville Thunderbolts. Barone, 26, has appeared in 36 games for the RiverKings this season. The netminder holds a 91.5 save percentage with 968 saves on the season. With... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Tuesday, April 11, 2017 | 0 comments

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Standings

TEAM GP W L OT PTS
x MAC Macon 56 37 13 6 80
x FAY Fayetteville 56 36 17 3 75
x PEO Peoria 56 32 13 11 75
x HUN Huntsville 56 34 16 6 74
x MRK RiverKings 56 32 21 3 67
x KNX Knoxville 56 29 20 7 65
x PEN Pensacola 56 27 21 8 62
x COL Columbus 56 22 30 4 48
RKE Roanoke 56 17 30 9 43
EVV Evansville 56 14 32 10 38
 
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Updated: April 8, 2017

x - Clinched Playoff Berth