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Sheldon visits campers at Camp B.O.L.D

OLIVE BRANCH, Miss. – Mississippi RiverKings mascot, Sheldon the Turtle, visited Camp B.O.L.D at Longview Heights Baptist Church on Tuesday, June 23. It is the first of four visits the RiverKings will make to Camp B.O.L.D in the next few weeks. Campers had a chance to take pictures with Sheldon and some campers took Sheldon on a tour to show off the different activities going on at the camp.  "Our campers just love Sheldon," said Rebecca Treadway, Executive Director of Camp B.O.L.D.... Read More
Posted by Lukas Favale at Thursday, June 25, 2015

Sheldon walks at CSF Unite@Nite Walk

HORN LAKE, Miss. –  Mississippi RiverKings mascot Sheldon the Turtle participated in the first annual Chiari & Syringomyelia Foundation (CSF) Unite@Nite Walk at Latimer Lakes Park in Horn Lake Sunday evening.  The walk raised money for the Horn Lake chapter of CSF, a national foundation aimed at finding a cure for Chiari malformation (CM), syringomyelia (SM) and related disorders. The Horn Lake chapter was formed earlier in 2015.  "Sheldon being at our CSF... Read More
Posted by Lukas Favale at Monday, June 22, 2015

Coach Landmesser teaches hockey at Blann's Martial Arts Camp

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. –  Mississippi RiverKings Head Coach Derek Landmesser visited Blann's Martial Arts on June 11 to teach their summer campers basic fundamentals of hockey as part of the RiverKings "Sticks are for Kids" program.  Coach Landmesser taught the campers the proper way to hold a hockey stick, how to play as a team and the different ways to shoot and pass. RiverKings mascot Sheldon the Turtle was also there to help with the demonstration. "I cannot begin to say how much... Read More
Posted by Lukas Favale at Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Sheldon promotes literacy at Books & BBQ

MEMPHIS, Tenn. –  Mississippi RiverKings mascot, Sheldon the Turtle, was at the first annual Books and BBQ Saturday, June 6 at the Agricenter in Memphis to promote literacy in the Mid-South and to share information about the RiverKings Readers program. Sheldon interacted with the kids during the day and passed out bookmarks, workbooks and information about the RiverKings Readers program. He was also an attentive listener during a small reading circle when several volunteers read to the... Read More
Posted by Lukas Favale at Thursday, June 11, 2015

Sheldon lends a hand at the Le Bonheur Cereal Drive

MEMPHIS, Tenn. –  Mississippi RiverKings mascot, Sheldon the Turtle, was on the street collecting donations during the Le Bonheur Cereal Drive to benefit the Mid-South Food Bank Friday, June 5. Sheldon joined volunteers from the Mid-South Food Bank, Le Bonheur Children's Hospital and the Chickasaw Council of the Boy Scouts of America to collect monetary donations to the Mid-South Food Bank. Sheldon carried an oversized metal spoon and a collection bucket to receive donations from... Read More
Posted by Lukas Favale at Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Sticks are for Kids goes to Grace Presbyterian Church

BARTLETT, Tenn. -- Mississippi RiverKings Broadcaster Lukas Favale visited Grace Presbyterian Church Childcare in Bartlett Tuesday morning to teach the children the basics of hockey, as part of the RiverKings "Sticks are for Kids" program. Favale taught kids how to properly hold a hockey stick, how to pass and shoot, and the basic rules and regulations in hockey.  "I wanted to expose the children to hockey as well as have them learn about hockey and the equipment used to play the... Read More
Posted by Lukas Favale at Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Sheldon greets fans at Super Drugs Pharmacy

HORN LAKE, Miss. –  Mississippi RiverKings mascot Sheldon the Turtle greeted loyal fans and customers at two Super Drugs Pharmacy locations in May.  Sheldon interacted with the customers and gave out RiverKings bookmarks, Sheldon tattoos and other goodies to fans who came out to either the Horn Lake or Hernando Super Drugs Pharmacy locations. "We have had customers for 20 years who have followed us from 1992 until now," said Eddie O'Bannon, owner of Super Drugs Pharmacy. "We... Read More
Posted by Lukas Favale at Wednesday, June 3, 2015

RiverKings programs reach Sonshine Learning Center

ARLINGTON, Tenn. –  Mississippi RiverKings Broadcaster Lukas Favale went to the Sonshine Learning Center in Arlington, Tennessee Wednesday morning to give an anti-bullying presentation and to read a few hockey stories to the campers. The day started with the RiverKings anti-bullying presentation "Checking Against Bullying" which talks about the different types of bullying someone might encounter, how to respond to a bully and ways to prevent bullying. The presentation ended with a... Read More
Posted by Lukas Favale at Thursday, May 28, 2015

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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