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RiverKings Collect Bears for Toys for Tots

By: Caitlyn Hutchins caitlyn@riverkings.com December 19, 2013 SOUTHAVEN, Miss. -- Mississippi RiverKings players, Tom Craig and Ryan Hill, delivered 315 bears to Toys for Tots on December 11. The RiverKings and Toys for Tots partnered for a successful Military Night presented by Belhaven University and Teddy Bear Toss with 95.3 The Rebel on December 7. Fans tossed their bears on the ice after the conclusion of the second period. The primary goal of Toys for Tots is to deliver,... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Thursday, December 19, 2013 | 0 comments

RiverKings' Mantha Inherits the Family Business

By: Will Wodka media@riverkings.com December 19, 2013 SOUTHAVEN, Miss. —Back in the day, many kids grew up working inside their father’s shop or restaurant in hopes of one day taking it over. The same can be said for the Mantha Family, who put a spin on the traditional “family business.” The Mantha’s long-standing tradition of hockey began with Devin’s grandfather, playing on the blue line throughout his career for several leagues including the AHL and the old WHL. Devin’s father,... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Thursday, December 19, 2013 | 0 comments

Face Off Field Trip Winner Receives Special Visit

By: Caitlyn Hutchins caitlyn@riverkings.com December 18, 2013 OLIVE BRANCH, Miss. -- RiverKing Tom Craig and former RiverKing Darrel Stoddard delivered tickets and signed autographs for Face Off Field Trip intermission winner Jason Hoffman at Lewisburg Elementary on December 18. Fifth grade student Jason Hoffman won the “Dress Like a King” intermission game during the November Face Off Field Trip. Jason won his entire class tickets and a player visit. “We thought the field trip... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Wednesday, December 18, 2013 | 0 comments

RiverKings Surprise Lake Cormorant Students

By: Caitlyn Hutchins caitlyn@riverkings.com December 17, 2013 LAKE CORMORANT, Miss. -- RiverKings players, Tom Craig and Ryan Hill, surprised a group of Lake Cormorant Middle School students on December 17. Lake Cormorant 7th grade teacher, Deidre Lovett, won an intermission game during the Face Off Field Trip and won her entire class RiverKings tickets as well as a player visit. “It was my first hockey game and first time meeting the players,” Lovett said. “It was a wonderful... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Tuesday, December 17, 2013 | 0 comments

Horn Lake High School Makes Splash With RiverKings Fundraiser

By: David Schmoll david@riverkings.com December 17, 2013 SOUTHAVEN, Miss. -- Through a new partnership with DeSoto County Schools for 2013-14, hockey is helping schools in Northwest Mississippi. Horn Lake High School raised $930 on November 26 through the Mississippi RiverKings and DeSoto County Schools' fundraising partnership. Students purchased tickets for $10 through the RiverKings and $5 of every ticket purchased went back to Horn Lake High School. "This fundraiser helps to... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Tuesday, December 17, 2013 | 0 comments

RiverKings Make Lone Trip to Knoxville This Week

By: Will Wodka media@riverkings.com December 16, 2013 Date  Time  Opponent  Broadcast  Fri. December 20 6:35 p.m.  @ Knoxville (8-6-2)  Sports 56/87.7FM/America One Sports Network  Sat. December 21 6:35 p.m.  @ Knoxville (8-6-2)  Sports 56/87.7FM/America One Sports Network  WEEKEND RECAP: Last week, the RiverKings took one of two against the Huntsville Havoc in a home and home series. In Thursday night’s... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Monday, December 16, 2013 | 0 comments

RiverKings Fall in Shootout to Huntsville

By: David Schmoll david@riverkings.com December 13, 2013 SOUTHAVEN, Miss. -- The Mississippi RiverKings (11-6-2) saw their two-game winning streak come to an end after a 3-2 shootout loss against the Huntsville Havoc (9-8-1). The Havoc struck first 13:58 into the first period. Mike Gurtler buried a two-on-one pass from Stuart Stefan past Matt Krahn to give Huntsville a 1-0 lead. But the RiverKings responded 30 seconds later on Charles Lachance's sixth goal of the season to tie the game at... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Friday, December 13, 2013 | 0 comments

Sobotka is First RiverKings' Call-Up

By: David Schmoll david@riverkings.com December 13, 2013 SOUTHAVEN, Miss. -- Mississippi RiverKings Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations Derek Landmesser announced Friday that defenseman Daniel Sobotka has been called up by the St. Charles Chill of the Central Hockey League. Sobotka, 21, appeared in 15 games for the RiverKings in his rookie season and first in North America. The Prague, Czech Republic native recorded three goals and four assists along with 25 penalty minutes... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Friday, December 13, 2013 | 0 comments

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Standings

TEAM GP W L OT PTS
PEO Peoria 16 11 4 1 23
PEN Pensacola 14 10 4 0 20
MRK RiverKings 15 10 5 0 20
EVV Evansville 16 9 5 2 20
HUN Huntsville 14 8 4 2 18
MAC Macon 16 7 5 4 18
KNX Knoxville 14 7 6 1 15
FAY Fayetteville 18 5 9 4 14
RKE Roanoke 15 5 8 2 12
BIR Birmingham 12 3 8 1 7
 
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Updated: December 9, 2017