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RiverKings sign rookie Fox, place Pinsler on IR

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. - Mississippi RiverKings Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations Derek Landmesser announced today that the team has signed rookie forward Dillan Fox to a contract. Terms and conditions were not released. Fox, 24, joins the RiverKings after completing his collegiate career at State College of New York - Plattsburgh where he played one season as a teammate of current RiverKing assistant captain Mike Grace. In his senior season, 5-foot-11, 185-pound forward was second on... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Tuesday, March 15, 2016 | 0 comments

RiverKings force overtime, win in shootout in Pensacola

PENSACOLA, Fla. - The Mississippi RiverKings (25-14-7) tied the game with 23 seconds left in regulation to force overtime and knocked off the Pensacola Ice Flyers (24-17-4) in a shootout 4-3 on Saturday night in Pensacola. The teams exchanged goals at the five minute mark of the first. Charlie Adams first goal of his professional career as his shot beat RiverKings goaltender Peter Di Salvo to put the Ice Flyers up 1-0. Then, 23 seconds later, Cullen Bradshaw redirected a pass from the half... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Saturday, March 12, 2016 | 0 comments

RiverKings erase early deficit, win in shootout

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. - Bret Peppler and Matt Harrington each had a pair of points and Peter Di Salvo made 24 saves in his first game back with the team as the Mississippi RiverKings (24-14-7) erased an early two-goal deficit to knock off the Macon Mayhem (19-23-5) in a shootout, 4-3. The Mayhem tallied a pair of goals in the first five minutes. Stephen Pierog ripped a one-time shot off a pass from Jackson Brewer behind the net to give Macon a 1-0 lead 1:02 into the first period. Three minutes... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Friday, March 11, 2016 | 0 comments

Di Salvo returns to RiverKings

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. - Mississippi RiverKings Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations Derek Landmesser announced today that goaltender Peter Di Salvo has been returned from call-up to ECHL Adirondack. Di Salvo, 25, appeared in five games during his most recent call-up where he split time between Allen and Adirondack. The Oakville, Ontario native posted a combined 2-1-0, with a 2.01 goals against average and a 91.2 save percentage. Prior to his promotion, the 6-foot, 196-pound netminder had... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Wednesday, March 9, 2016 | 0 comments

RiverKings stymied by de Melo, Havoc

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - The Mississippi RiverKings (23-14-7) threw 22 shots on goal, but Ryan de Melo and the Huntsville Havoc (22-20-3) denied them all as the RiverKings fell to the Havoc 3-0 on Saturday afternoon in Huntsville. The Havoc found the back of the net first. Scott Henegar threw a shot on goal and Matt Robertson picked up the rebound and slid it past goaltender Garrett Sheehan on the power play to put Huntsville on top 1-0 13:34 into the first. Huntsville extended their lead in... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Saturday, March 5, 2016 | 0 comments

RiverKings sign amateur Pinsler

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. - Mississippi RiverKings Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations Derek Landmesser announced today that the team has signed rookie forward Sam Pinsler to a contract. Terms and conditions were not released. Pinsler, 24, joins the RiverKings after completing his senior season at SUNY-Cortland. In 24 games this season, the 5-foot-9, 185-pound native of Chicago, Ill. had seven goals and 13 assists. His 20 points on the season ranked third-most on the team. The RiverKings... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Saturday, March 5, 2016 | 0 comments

Big second period sinks RiverKings in Louisiana

LAFAYETTE, La. - Zac Frischmon scored a pair of goals including one of three goals in the second period as the Mississippi RiverKings (23-13-7) fell 5-1 to the Louisiana IceGators (21-19-4) on Wednesday night in Louisiana. The RiverKings wasted no time finding the back of the net early. Matt Harrington wristed a shot past Adam Courchaine on the power play to put the RiverKings on top 1-0 just 43 seconds into the first. But Louisiana battled back. John Daniels tied the game at one 9:21 into... Read More
Posted by David Schmoll at Wednesday, March 2, 2016 | 0 comments

RiverKings Broadcasters Read to Oak Grove Central Elementary

Hernando, Miss. - Mississippi RiverKings Director of Business Operations and Broadcaster David Schmoll, and Assistant Broadcaster Jake Powell, took part in Oak Grove Central Elementary School's "Read Across America Day" on Wednesday afternoon. Schmoll and Powell read to some of Oak Grove Central's fifth grade classes, sharing their favorite Dr. Seuss books with the kids. "Read Across America day" is celebrated annually on the birthday of Dr. Seuss. The RiverKings have also announced... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Wednesday, March 2, 2016 | 0 comments

Next Game

Fri, Dec. 15 @ Birmingham - 7:35 PM

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RiverKings vs. Ice Flyers
Sat, Dec. 23 - 7:00 PM

Holiday Luau • Kids' Club Event

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Planters Bank Ice @ Landers Center

Schedule

Standings

TEAM GP W L OT PTS
PEN Pensacola 16 12 4 0 24
PEO Peoria 16 11 4 1 23
HUN Huntsville 15 9 4 2 20
MRK RiverKings 16 10 6 0 20
EVV Evansville 16 9 5 2 20
MAC Macon 16 7 5 4 18
KNX Knoxville 15 7 7 1 15
FAY Fayetteville 18 5 9 4 14
RKE Roanoke 15 5 8 2 12
BIR Birmingham 13 3 9 1 7
 
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Updated: December 12, 2017