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Perry's hat trick halts RiverKings streak at six

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - The Mississippi RiverKings (21-10-6) saw their six-game winning streak come to an end as they could not contain Garrick Perry, who scored all three goals for Huntsville, as the Havoc (19-17-2) knocked off the RiverKings 3-2 on Saturday afternoon in Huntsville. The RiverKings took the first lead of the game late in the first. With 5:20 left in the opening frame, Cullen Bradshaw sped through the neutral zone and set up Matt Harrington on an odd-man rush and Harrington... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Saturday, February 13, 2016 | 0 comments

RiverKings extend winning streak to six with 3-2 win

PENSACOLA, Fla. - A three-goal second period gave the Mississippi RiverKings (21-9-6) a 3-2 victory, their sixth in a row, over the Pensacola Ice Flyers (20-12-2) on Friday night in Pensacola. The Ice Flyers struck first late in the first period. Adam Pawlick took a pass through the crease from Corey Banfield and buried it past RiverKings' netminder Garrett Seehan and Pensacola had a 1-0 lead with 3:03 left in the first. In the second, the RiverKings exploded for a trio of goals. Just... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Friday, February 12, 2016 | 0 comments

RiverKings take fifth-straight with 4-3 win over Havoc

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. - The Mississippi RiverKings (20-9-6) overcame a two-goal deficit in the first 20 minutes as they won their fifth straight game with a 4-3 victory over the Huntsville Havoc (18-15-2) on Saturday night on Concorde Career College Ice at Landers Center. The Havoc jumped out to a two-goal lead in the first. John McGinnis put the Havoc on top with a shot that banked off the back of goaltender Garrett Sheehan just 3:14 into the game to give Huntsville a 1-0 lead. Later in the... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Saturday, February 6, 2016 | 1 comments

RiverKings add size with Soumelidis

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. - Mississippi RiverKings Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations Derek Landmesser announced today that the team has signed forward Stathis Soumelidis. Terms and conditions were not released. Soumelidis (soo-muh-LID-is), 22, joins the RiverKings after beginning the season with FHL Berlin. In 12 games, the 6-foot-2, 205-pound rookie had 10 points (6G, 4A) and 19 penalty minutes. The Brno, Czech Republic native turned pro this season after splitting his juniors career with... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Friday, February 5, 2016 | 0 comments

Peppler, Hosmer lead RiverKings past former team, 6-3

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. - Bret Peppler scored a pair of goals and Todd Hosmer collected his second consecutive three-point night as they helped the Mississippi RiverKings (17-9-6) knock off their former team, the Knoxville Ice Bears (14-17-3) 6-3 on Saturday night on Concorde Career College Ice at Landers Center. The RiverKings scored a pair of goals late in the first period. Bryan Dallaire's slipped through traffic and between the legs of Ice Bear netminder Brian Billett 16:17 into the first... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Saturday, January 30, 2016 | 0 comments

RiverKings sign defenseman Vossberg and goaltender McLay to contracts

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. - Mississippi RiverKings Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations Derek Landmesser announced today the signings of defenseman Brandon Vossberg and goaltender Spencer McLay to contracts. Terms and conditions were not released. Vossberg, 30, last appeared professionally for the Pensacola Ice Flyers in the 2012-13 season. The 6-foot-2, 205-pound defenseman appeared in 17 games and tallied six assists. He also appeared in 12 games for the now-defunct Central Hockey League's... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Friday, January 29, 2016 | 0 comments

RiverKings add Stouffer and Dallaire

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. - Mississippi RiverKings Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations Derek Landmesser announced that the team has signed defenseman Bryan Dallaire and forward Ryan Stouffer to contracts. Terms and conditions were not released. Dallaire, 22, is in his first professional season. The 6-foot-2, 175-pound defenseman appeared in 24 games with FHL Danbury and tallied five goals and 20 assists while amassing a +17 plus/minus rating. Stouffer, 25, signs his first professional with... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Friday, January 22, 2016 | 1 comments

RiverKings acquire Peppler from Knoxville

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. - Mississippi RiverKings Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations Derek Landmesser announced today that the team has acquired forward Bret Peppler from the Knoxville Ice Bears for future considerations. Peppler, 31, appeared in 24 games this season for the Ice Bears and collected five goals and seven assists. The 5-foot-9, 185-pound forward spent the past two seasons with the Louisiana IceGators, tallying 39 goals and 21 assists in 99 games. Peppler will wear number... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Thursday, January 21, 2016 | 0 comments

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Standings

TEAM GP W L OTL PTS GF GA
PEO Peoria 36 27 6 3 57 127 75
MRK RiverKings 35 20 9 6 46 98 91
PEN Pensacola 33 20 11 2 42 102 91
FAY Fayetteville 33 19 11 3 41 105 84
HUN Huntsville 36 18 16 2 38 104 98
KNX Knoxville 37 16 18 3 35 102 119
MAC Macon 37 14 19 4 32 86 107
LOU Louisiana 34 14 17 3 31 86 98
COL Columbus 37 11 20 6 28 83 130
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Updated: February 7, 2016