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Fan Club Hosts Annual 'Player Dinner Auction'

By: Sylvia Petty February 24, 2012 sylvia@riverkings.com SOUTHAVEN, Miss. -- The Mississippi RiverKings Fan Club held its annual 'Player Dinner Auction,' Tuesday, Feb. 21 at Fillin Station Grille, allowing fans to share a meal and a good time with their favorite players. At February home games, fans visited the RiverKings Fan Club’s table and bid for the chance to dine with their favorite player. The annual event allowed fans to mingle with players and see them in a different setting. For... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Friday, February 24, 2012

RiverKings players serve as “Mystery Men” at DeSoto Central Primary

By: Whitley Rives February 20, 2012 SOUTHAVEN, Miss— The men of winter changed their robes – er – jerseys for men of mystery recently when they served as “Mystery Readers” for Kim Wood's second grade classroom at DeSoto Central Primary School. Defensemen Leland Fidler and Kevin Hamel were tapped to visit the class as part of efforts to promote the team’s 10th Face Off Field Trip presented by Belhaven University for schools happening next Tuesday, Feb. 28 at 10:05 a.m. The educational content... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Monday, February 20, 2012

RiverKings Fight Back, Beat Surge

By: David Schmoll February 19, 2012 Southaven, Miss. - The Mississippi RiverKings won their second straight gameas they battled back to take down the Mississippi Surge 3-2 at the Landers Center on Sunday afternoon. The Surge got on the board first as Shawn Skelly ripped a shot past a screened Scott Darling to give the visitors the early 1-0 lead. Mark Versteeg-Lytwyn and Tyler Ruel picked up the assists. The 'Kings got even in the second period. As Matt Whitehead carried the puck into the... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Sunday, February 19, 2012

RiverKings Blank Louisiana

By: David Schmoll February 18, 2012 Southaven, Miss. - The Mississippi RiverKings buried four first period goals and Scott Darling stopped all 33 shots against as the RiverKings knocked off the Louisiana IceGators 5-0 in front of 3,024 at the Landers Center. The game started with a fight on the opening face-off as Kevin Fukala and Morgan James squared off at center ice with the RiverKings' tough guy getting the best of his counterpart in a bout that brought the hometown fans to their feet. ... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Saturday, February 18, 2012

It's a dog's day - er, night - at the RiverKings game on Saturday, Feb. 18

By: Whitley Rives February 16, 2012 SOUTHAVEN, Miss— The RiverKings invite dog lovers and their canines to attend a special “Pucks & Pups” night this Saturday, February 18th as the team faces off against the Louisiana IceGators at 7:05 p.m. The RiverKings will also sponsor a special event during the game for Dachshunds and their owners: the RiverKings “Weenie Dog Race” during an intermission at center ice. Of course, “pups” of all sorts and sizes are welcome to attend the game in a night... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Thursday, February 16, 2012

Wilson Called Up to Rapid City

By: David Schmoll February 16, 2012 Southaven, Miss. - The Mississippi RiverKings are pleased to announce that David Wilson has been called up to the Rapid City Rush of the Central Hockey League (CHL). “We are obviously very happy for 'Willy',” Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations Derek Landmesser said. “It's a very well deserved honor for him and we wish him the best of luck.” The 6’1 netminder from Caledon East, Ontario was acquired from the Augusta Riverhawks on November 21 for... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Thursday, February 16, 2012

Streak Comes to an End in Knoxville

By: David Schmoll February 17, 2012 Knoxville, Tenn. - The Mississippi RiverKings battled back, but found their way on the wrong end of the 5-3 game in Knoxville on Friday night. The Ice Bears got the scoring started late in the first period as Eric Satim tipped a Kevin Swider shot past Scott Darling to give the home team the lead. Seconds later, the RiverKings answered. Darrell Stoddard and Matt Whitehead broke in on a two-on-one opportunity as Stoddard finished it off with a backhander... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Thursday, February 16, 2012

RiverKings “Face Off Field Trip” returns, thanks to Belhaven University

By: Whitley Rives February 15, 2012 SOUTHAVEN, Miss— The RiverKings’ annual Face Off Field Trip presented by Belhaven University will enter its first year as a bi-annual event on February 28, 2012 when the team and partnering sponsor, Belhaven bring it back for an encore run at the newly named Landers Center (formerly DeSoto Civic Center). “From our perspective, this was a wonderful way to marry Belhaven University’s emphasis on educating and cultivating great teachers with our emphasis on... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Wednesday, February 15, 2012

Next Game

Coach's Show @ Maria's Cantina
Tue, Mar. 20 • 7:00 PM

Fri, Mar. 23 @ Fayetteville • 6:00 PM


RiverKings vs. Havoc
Fri, Mar. 30 • 7:00 PM
Fresh Friday
Presented by Valpak
Planters Bank Ice @ Landers Center



PEO x-Peoria 49 33 12 4 70
PEN x-Pensacola 47 29 12 6 64
HUN Huntsville 50 27 15 8 62
MAC Macon 49 28 16 5 61
KNX Knoxville 50 27 17 6 60
EVV Evansville 49 23 18 8 54
BIR Birmingham 49 22 22 5 49
MRK RiverKings 49 23 24 2 48
RKE Roanoke 49 22 23 4 48
FAY Fayetteville 49 11 32 6 28
Full Standings

Updated: March 17, 2018

x-Clinched Playoff Berth