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Late Goal Dooms RiverKings, Fall to Havoc 5-4

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. -  Ryan Salkeld scored his first goal as a RiverKing and Bryan Arneson added his fifth goal in as many games, but the RiverKings couldn't get past a late goal and fall to the Havoc, 5-4.  After falling down early in the first 3-0, the RiverKings woke up and got things in gear. Matt Harrington feathered a pass over to Ryan Salkeld in the slot who's shot changed direction on the way in, fooling Huntsville Goalie Keegan Asmundson and got the RiverKings on the... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Tuesday, February 13, 2018

RiverKings Hold off Thunderbolts Comeback, Win 6-4

SOUTHAVEN, Miss.  - The RiverKings hold on late to defeat the Evansville Thunderbolts 6-4 at Planters Bank Ice at Landers Center. Ryan Marcuz broke a 4-4 tie late in the third to propel the RiverKings to their fourth straight win while handing Evansville their eighth straight loss. The RiverKings started the game with three first period goals, and four unanswered to start but the Thunderbolts came roaring back.  Brantley Sherwood scored a shorthanded goal to open up the... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Saturday, February 10, 2018

RiverKings Take First of Home-and-Home with Evansville, 2-1

EVANSVILLE, Ind. - Jared Rutledge turned away 34 shots and Jake Schultz netted his first professional goal as the RiverKings win their third straight downing the Thunderbolts, 2-1.   The scoring got started early in the game thanks to a heads-up play from Devin Mantha. At the 2:03 mark of the first, Mantha intercepted a pass in the offensive zone and fed a pass to Bryan Arneson waiting for it back-door, and Arneson buried it for his 8 th  goal of the season. Evansville would... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Friday, February 9, 2018

RiverKings Claim Moroso, Trade to Macon for Salkeld

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. - The RiverKings and Head Coach/Directory of Hockey Operations Derek Landmesser have announced a bevy of roster moves on Wednesday including a trade with Macon and activating Pijus Rulevicius off injured reserve. Starting on the waiver wire, the RiverKings claimed forward Mike Moroso who previously played with the Roanoke Rail Yard Dawgs. The Macomb, MI, native didn't get the chance to play for the black and gold as he was immediately traded to Macon in exchange for... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Wednesday, February 7, 2018

RiverKings Control Mayhem, 4-1, on Face Off Field Trip

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. -  Jared Rutledge turned away 30 shots, and Donald Olivieri netted his first goal in his first game back with the team as the RiverKings beat the Mayhem 4-1 during Face Off Field Trip.   After two games in Macon this past weekend, it was the RiverKings turn to play host and not only to the Mayhem but 4,581 excited school children from all over the Mid-South. The fans and the RiverKings didn’t get to chance to cheer first as Macon took the game’s... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Tuesday, February 6, 2018

RiverKings Score Season High, Smash Mayhem 8-3

MACON, Georgia -  Devin Mantha scores a pair and 14 different RiverKings register points in an 8-3 beatdown of the Macon Mayhem. Reversing recent fortunes, the RiverKings got on the board first thanks to Bryan Arneson broke the scoreless tie. Ryan Marcuz started the play with a pass cross-ice which was touched up by Devin Mantha and left for Arneson who beat Macon goaltender Charlie Finn over the shoulder to take the lead. Keeping the petal down the RiverKings took a 2-0 lead with Ryan... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Saturday, February 3, 2018

RiverKings Slammed By Mayhem, 6-1

MACON, Georgia -  The RiverKings fell behind early in the first period and couldn’t recover, dropping their Friday night battle with the Mayhem., 6-1.   Much like their game this past Saturday against the Knoxville Ice Bears, the RiverKings fell into an early hole, giving up two goals in the first six minutes of the game. Unlike Saturday, the team wasn’t able to climb back into the game in the first. Already trailing 2-0, the RiverKings had the opportunity to bounce... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Friday, February 2, 2018

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Schedule

Standings

TEAM GP W L OT PTS
PEO y-Peoria 56 38 13 5 81
MAC x-Macon 56 33 16 7 73
PEN x-Pensacola 56 33 16 7 73
HUN x-Huntsville 56 30 16 10 70
KNX x-Knoxville 56 30 20 6 66
EVV x-Evansville 56 27 20 9 63
MRK x-RiverKings 56 29 25 2 60
RKE x-Roanoke 56 26 26 4 56
BIR Birmingham 56 22 28 6 50
FAY Fayetteville 56 12 38 6 30
 
Full Standings

Updated: April 8, 2018

x-Clinched Playoff Berth
y-Clinched Regular Season Title