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Community Impact

The Mississippi RiverKings are proud to be the longest, continually operating sports franchise in the greater Memphis area. Because of that, we are committed to giving back to the Mid-South community, through player or mascot appearances, donations and other means. The RiverKings take pride in our community and we strive to help it grow and develop any way that we can.

Below is a month-by-month breakdown on how the RiverKings made an impact in our community!

To learn more about how the RiverKings can make an impact with your nonprofit, with either a mascot/player appearance or a donation, contact Colby Dorris or call 662-253-0172.

January 2016

In January, the RiverKings made 11 community appearances:

  • Fazoli's Southaven
  • St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
  • Southland Park & Gaming
  • Hernando United Methodist Church
  • Hernando Baptist Childcare
  • Spring Hill Elementary
  • Desoto Development Center
  • Learn and Grow
  • Grace Presbyterian Church
  • Greenbrook Elementary
  • KWAM

In addition to the appearances, the RiverKings donated $256 in tickets to these organizations:

  • Susan G. Komen
  • Community Foundation of Northwest MS
  • Junior Auxiliary of Oxford
  • Gosnell Baptist Church

December 2015

In December, the RiverKings made four community appearances:

  • Mid-South Schools
  • Memphis Union Mission
  • Millington YMCA
  • Arlington YMCA

The RiverKings also donated $704.00 in merchandise and tickets to these organizations:

  • White Station High School Baseball
  • Shaw Education Foundation
  • Bodine School
  • Desoto County Christmas Crusade

November 2015

In November, the RiverKings made three community appearances. 

  • Strayhorn Elementary
  • Dale's Restaurant
  • Parisi Speed School

The RiverKings also donated $128 in tickets and merchandise to these organizations:

  • Memphis Recovery Centers
  • Emergency Responders Appreciation Event

October 2015

In October, the RiverKings made 20 community appearances to local schools, walks and other events.

  • Jr. StreetKings
  • Mid-South Fair
  • Graceland Home School Day
  • St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church Health Fair
  • Overpark Elementary Fall Festival
  • Olive Branch Public Safety Night Out
  • Raymond James Health Fair
  • Center Hill High School Homecoming Parade
  • DeSoto Animal Rescue Society Walk
  • Southaven Fire & Life Safety Day
  • American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Out of the Darkness Walk
  • Hernando Halloween on the Square
  • Noah's Gift 5K
  • Tuscany Italian Steakhouse Sign and Dine

The RiverKings also donated tickets and merchandise valued at $1,461 to these organizations:

  • St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church
  • Cross Creek Christian Academy
  • United Way
  • M.R. David Public Library
  • Old West Special Trails
  • Lewisburg Basketball
  • Habitat for Humanity of Greater Memphis
  • Mid-South Men's Health
  • Church of the Holy Spirit
  • Olive Branch Arts Council
  • Hernando Lion's Club/Hernando High School Band
  • St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
  • Junior Auxiliary of Oxford
  • Junior Auxiliary of Batesville
  • Ballet DeSoto

The RiverKings players and staff dedicated over 275 volunteer hours to the Mid-South community in October!

September 2015

In September, the RiverKings made 19 community appearances to local schools and other events.

  • Concorde Career College Sports Day
  • Autism Awareness 5K
  • DSAM Picnic
  • Camp Bravery
  • Hernando Children's Fair
  • DeSoto Central High School Homecoming
  • 5K for Relay of Life
  • Beale Street Merchants Association/Tri-State Defender 5K
  • Genco Health & Safety Fair
  • Mid-South Fair
  • Hernando Play Day in the Park
  • St. Jude Run/Walk
  • BNI Mid-South Golf Classic
  • Jr. StreetKings

The RiverKings also donated tickets and merchandise valued at $1,161 to these organizations:

  • Center Hill High School Baseball
  • Minor Memorial United Methodist Church
  • DC Dragons Cheer
  • Delta Medical Center
  • Junior Auxiliary
  • Overpark Elementary
  • Fayette Cares
  • Page Robbins Adult Day Center
  • DeSoto Animal Rescue Society
  • Family Safety Center
  • Delta Tech
  • The First Year Foundation

The RiverKings and staff dedication over 120 volunteer hours to the Mid-South community in September!

August 2015

In August, the RiverKings made three community appearances at local events.

  • Jr. StreetKings
  • Hamilton Beach Health Fair

The RiverKings also donated tickets and merchandise valued at $1,193 to these organizations:

  • Noah's Gift
  • BNI Mid-South
  • Holy Spirit Catholic Church
  • Orpheum Theatre
  • Mid-South Men's Health
  • Make-a-Wish Foundation
  • The Kidney Education Association

July 2015

In July the RiverKings made 12 community appearances to local camps and other events.
  • Camp B.O.L.D
  • Hutchison School SPARK Summer Camp
  • Christmas in July
  • Memphis Redbirds
  • Grace Presbyterian Church
  • Sonshine Learning Center
  • Germantown United Methodist Sports Camp
  • Baptist DeSoto's "Get a Better Heart" Health Fair
  • Super Drugs Pharmacy Summer Science Camp
The RiverKings also donated tickets and merchandise valued at $1,305 to these organizations:
  • Down Syndrome Association of Memphis
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Memphis
  • House of Grace
  • Horn Lake Chamber of Commerce
  • St. Jude Children's Research Hospital®
  • Tunica Humane Society
  • Memphis Child Advocacy Center
  • Bartlett First Assembly of God
  • Marshall County Humane Society
  • The ARC Mid-South
  • American Cancer Society
  • Delta State Alumni Association
  • Healing Hearts Child Advocacy Center
  • Memphis Metropolitan Association Chiefs of Police

The RiverKings and staff dedicated over 81 volunteer hours to the Mid-South community in July!

June 2015

In June the RiverKings made 11 community appearances to local camps and events.
  • Jr. StreetKings
  • Le Bonheur Cereal Drive
  • Books & BBQ
  • Grace Presbyterian Church
  • Blann's Martial Arts
  • Camp B.O.L.D
  • Germantown United Methodist Church
  • Unite @ Nite Walk
The RiverKings also donated tickets and merchandise valued at $627 total to the following organizations:
  • American Cancer Society
  • Horn Lake Rays All-Star Baseball Team
  • La Societe de Femme - 1521
  • New Life Community Church
  • American Liver Foundation
  • Sky Zone Memphis
  • Junior Achievement of Memphis
  • Le Bonheur Children's Hospital
  • Greenbrook Elementary

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Schedule

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 33 13 17 3 29 83 97
COL Columbus 36 11 19 6 28 82 127
FULL STANDINGS

Updated: February 6, 2016