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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

RiverKings partner with Horn Lake High School for book drive

SOUTHAVEN, Miss -  The Mississippi RiverKings announce a book drive dedicated to Horn Lake High School for Fan Appreciation Night on April 7 against the Peoria Riverman.  In the partnership, the Horn Lake High School library is looking for varietes of literature. Book categories such as young adult, teen, fiction, biogrpahy, new or gently used books, or any recent releases suffice for a donation. Also, the library will take sport magazines, National... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Wednesday, March 8, 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

Moran returns from ECHL Wichita

SOUTHAVEN, Miss - The Mississippi RiverKings Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations Derek Landmesser announced today that left wing Mike Moran would return to team after being loaned to ECHL Wichita. Moran, 25, departed the RiverKings for the ECHL Wichita on February 13. The 6-foot-1, 200 pound forward recieved action in seven games this season between the Atlanta Gladiators and Witchita Thunder in the ECHL. In his first year of professional hockey, the Marshfield, Mass.... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Thursday, March 2, 2017 | 0 comments

Next Game

RiverKings vs. Ice Flyers

Saturday, March 25 - 7:30 PM
Landers Center - Southaven, MS

Military Night • Jersey Auction
Chick-fil-A Friends & Family Packs

Ticketmaster Game Notes

Schedule

Standings

TEAM GP W L OT PTS
x MAC Macon 47 31 10 6 68
x HUN Huntsville 49 31 13 5 67
x FAY Fayetteville 48 32 14 2 66
x PEO Peoria 49 27 12 10 64
x MRK RiverKings 49 28 19 2 58
x KNX Knoxville 49 25 17 7 57
PEN Pensacola 49 22 19 8 52
COL Columbus 48 18 26 4 40
RKE Roanoke 49 16 26 7 39
EVV Evansville 49 13 29 7 33
 
Full Standings

Updated: March 19, 2017

x - Clinched Playoff Berth