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Sheldon Makes the Game Winning Save

By: Caitlyn Hutchins caitlyn@riverkings.com June 25, 2014 SOUTHAVEN, Miss.— Sheldon provided late game heroics by saving the final shot at Blann’s Martial Arts Camp on June 24. Campers had the chance to learn about hockey and play with the RiverKings mascot Sheldon the turtle. After the game, campers got the chance to get autographs. “It was great to have the RiverKings at camp for the second time this summer. Martial arts relates to hockey in the fact that they both require... Read More
Posted by Bradley Field at Thursday, June 26, 2014 | 0 comments

Hockey Excites YMCA Camp

By: Caitlyn Hutchins 
caitlyn@riverkings.com June 13, 2014 MEMPHIS, Tenn -- Former RiverKings captain and forward Darrell Stoddard brought hockey to the campers of the Nuber YMCA summer camp on June 19. Campers were taught the basics of hockey before scrimmaging and many held a hockey stick for the first time. “Where I’m from, kids learn hockey at a young age, and here most have never been exposed to the sport,” said Darrell Stoddard. “That’s what we are trying to change.” ... Read More
Posted by Bradley Field at Tuesday, June 24, 2014 | 0 comments

RiverKings Release Home Opening Dates, Promotion

By: David Schmoll david@riverkings.com June 23, 2014 SOUTHAVEN, Miss.  -- The Mississippi RiverKings will open their 2014-15 quest for the Southern Professional Hockey League's President's Cup with a pair of home games in late October. The RiverKings will host a yet-to-be-determined opponent on Friday, October 24 and Saturday, October 25 at the Landers Center in Southaven. Both games start at 7:05 p.m. As part of opening weekend, the team is offering a special ticket package for... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Monday, June 23, 2014 | 0 comments

Sheldon Visits the Recruits at Camp B.U.I.L.D.

By: Grace White community1@riverkings.com June 17, 2014  OLIVE BRANCH, Miss. -- Mississippi RiverKings' trusty mascot and token turtle, Sheldon, visited the new recruits at Camp B.U.I.L.D. at Olive Branch Intermediate School on June 17.  Sheldon exchanged high fives, hugs, and encouragement to all the campers, volunteers, and staff members.  "During this camp, students learn the following skills; body, unity, inner self, leadership and development," added Camp... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Tuesday, June 17, 2014 | 0 comments

Sheldon Catches His Dinner at Arkabutla Lake

By: Caitlyn Hutchins 
 caitlyn@riverkings.com June 13, 2014 COLDWATER, Miss.--  RiverKings mascot Sheldon the Turtle caught himself a catfish dinner at the 2014 Outdoor Conservation Kids Camp on June 12. Campers received a fishing lesson then put their skills to the test in Arkabutla Lake.  After fishing, the campers learned about hockey and scrimmaged as part of the RiverKings “Sticks Are For Kids” program. “We were very excited to come to the lake today and learn how to... Read More
Posted by Bradley Field at Friday, June 13, 2014 | 0 comments

Sheldon Becomes Sensei at Blann's Martial Arts Summer Camp

By: Grace White community1@riverkings.com June 10, 2014 SOUTHAVEN, Miss. -- Former RiverKings Captain Darrell Stoddard accompanied Sheldon the turtle, the RiverKings mascot, in a trip to Blann's Marital Arts Summer Camp to teach campers about hockey on June 10.  Stoddard spoke about the importance of teamwork and hard work, taught the different shots, positions and penalties and coached the campers in a few scrimmages.  “Everybody really enjoyed having the... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Tuesday, June 10, 2014 | 0 comments

Sheldon Brings in Money for LeBonheur, Mid-South Food Bank

By: Caitlyn Hutchins 
caitlyn@riverkings.com June 6, 2014 MEMPHIS, Tenn.-- RiverKings mascot Sheldon the turtle collected donations with a giant spoon for the 3rd annual LeBonheur Cereal Drive benefiting Mid-South Food Bank on June 6. LeBonheur staff, Sheldon, and volunteers lined the streets collecting donations from cereal to cash. It was their goal to reach 500,000 servings of cereal. “This is our third year participating in the national competition to fill area food banks,”... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Monday, June 9, 2014 | 0 comments

RiverKings Announce Protected List

By: David Schmoll david@riverkings.com June 6, 2014 SOUTHAVEN, Miss. -- Mississippi RiverKings' Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations Derek Landmesser announced the team's 13-man 2014-15 protected list on Friday. The team selected to keep goaltenders Dan McWhinney and Matt Krahn, defensemen Mike Grace, Paul Clancy and Mike Hayward along with forwards Matt Whitehead, Leo Thomas, Todd Hosmer, Devin Mantha, Matt Harrington, Sean Jones, Tyler Sheldrake and Burke Gallimore. The league... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Friday, June 6, 2014 | 0 comments

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RiverKings vs. Ice Bears

 

Friday, October 20 - 7:00 PM
Landers Center

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TEAM GP W L OT PTS
MRK RiverKings 0 0 0 0 0
BIR Birmingham 0 0 0 0 0
EVV Evansville 0 0 0 0 0
FAY Fayetteville 0 0 0 0 0
HUN Huntsville 0 0 0 0 0
KNX Knoxville 0 0 0 0 0
MAC Macon 0 0 0 0 0
PEN Pensacola 0 0 0 0 0
PEO Peoria 0 0 0 0 0
RKE Roanoke 0 0 0 0 0
 
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