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Moran settling in during hectic rookie season

SOUTHAVEN, Miss - Before his first home game against the Roanoke Rail Yard Dawgs since his call-up, rookie Mike Moran settles back into something familiar. He gazes down at the laces of his black skates while he tapes white stripes along his Easton hockey stick in front of a RiverKings black and gold number 26 jersey before battle. Calm, cool and collected, Moran is ready to spawn havoc for opposing teams. In his rookie season with the Mississippi RiverKings, the forward has accumulated 41... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Wednesday, March 15, 2017 | 0 comments

Harrington nets two in 4-2 victory over the Huntsville Havoc

SOUTHAVEN, Miss.  - Matt Harrington scored twice as the Mississippi RiverKings (26-19-2) defeated the Huntsville Havoc (30-12-5) 4-2 on Tuesday night at the Landers Center in Southaven..  With the RiverKings on the penalty kill, team captain Devin Mantha continued his hot streak in the first period and struck a wrist shot from the slot to give the RIverKings a early 1-0 lead. Mississippi's team defense and goalie Peter Di Salvo managed to hold the Havoc scoreless on four... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Tuesday, March 14, 2017 | 0 comments

Fox activated from Injured Reserve

SOUTHAVEN, Miss.  -- Mississippi RiverKings Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations Derek Landmesser has activated forward Dillan Fox from the 21-day injured reserve. Fox, 25, has played in 39 games for the RiverKings this season amassing 29 points (13G, 16A) so far in the regular season. Prior to being placed on IR, Fox was the second-leading active scorer on the team. The 5-foot-11, 190-pound forward is in his second season with the RiverKings, joining the team last... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Tuesday, March 14, 2017 | 0 comments

Devin Mantha named Bauer player of the week

HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. – The Southern Professional Hockey League (SPHL) today announced Devin Mantha of the Mississippi RiverKings is the Bauer Player of the Week for March 6-12. Mantha etched his name into the SPHL record book last Saturday night by scoring five goals and seven points (5g, 2a) in a 9-2 win over the Roanoke Rail Yard Dawgs. Mantha became the fifth player in SPHL history to record five goals in a single game, joining Steve Roberts, Rob Sich, Chris Wilson and Matt... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Tuesday, March 14, 2017 | 0 comments

Devin Mantha ties SPHL record for goals, points

HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. - Mississippi RiverKings forward Devin Mantha etched his name in the SPHL record book Saturday night by scoring five goals and seven points (5g, 2a) in a 9-2 win over the Roanoke Rail Yard Dawgs. Mantha became the fifth player in SPHL history to record five goals in a single game, joining Steve Roberts, Rob Sich, Chris Wilson and Matt Gingera, who most recently accomplished the feat for Colum- bus against the Mississippi Surge on February 28, 2014. Mantha scored twice in... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Saturday, March 11, 2017 | 0 comments

Mantha buries Roanoke with seven points in 9-2 victory

SOUTHAVEN, Miss.  – Mississippi RiverKings (25-19-2) captain Devin Mantha reached a milestone by scoring five goals and two assists to lead the RiverKings in a 9-2 victory over the Roanoke Rail Yard Dawgs (15-26-6) on Saturday night at the Landers Center.  Mantha delivered a wrist shot from the slot 1:23 into the game to give the RiverKings an early lead. Five minutes later, Mantha pushed the puck past Roanoke’s James Kruger on a power play goal for a 2-0... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Saturday, March 11, 2017 | 0 comments

Moran notches hat trick in loss

MACON, Ga.  -- Mike Moran tallied a hat trick, but the Macon Mayhem (29-8-5) scored four goals in the third period to take game two of the weekend series from the Mississippi RiverKings (24-19-2) on Saturday night, 6-5. The RiverKings got on the board first in the opening frame. Brantley Sherwood lifted a shot that bounced off of goaltender Troy Passingham and slipped across the goal line to put the RiverKings ahead 1-0 just 6:03 into the contest. The teams traded goals... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Saturday, March 4, 2017 | 0 comments

RiverKings shutout in weekend opener in Macon

MACON, Ga.  -- The Macon Mayhem (28-8-5) got goals from four different players as the Mississippi RiverKings (24-18-2) dropped the first game of a two-game series in Macon 4-0 on Friday night. The Mayhem jumped out to a two-goal lead in the first. Stephen Pierog took a pass from Matt Summers and wristed a shot past Brad Barone at the 5:20 mark of the first period to give the Mayhem a 1-0 lead. Summers added to Macon's lead as he hammered home a rebound 14:11 into the first to... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Friday, March 3, 2017 | 0 comments

Next Game

RiverKings vs. Cottonmouths

Tuesday, March 28 - 7:30 PM
Landers Center - Southaven, MS

Ticketmaster Game Notes

Schedule

Standings

TEAM GP W L OT PTS
x MAC Macon 50 33 11 6 72
x FAY Fayetteville 50 34 14 2 70
x HUN Huntsville 52 32 15 5 69
x PEO Peoria 51 28 12 11 67
x MRK RiverKings 51 28 20 3 59
x KNX Knoxville 51 26 18 7 59
x PEN Pensacola 51 24 19 8 56
COL Columbus 50 20 26 4 44
RKE Roanoke 51 16 27 8 40
EVV Evansville 51 13 29 9 35
 
Full Standings

Updated: March 26, 2017

x - Clinched Playoff Berth