Brandon Nowakowski signs with RiverKings

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. -- Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations Derek Landmesser announced today that the Mississippi RiverKings have signed forward Brandon Nowakowski. Terms and conditions were not released.

Nowakowski, 25, is in his rookie season and was on the RiverKings training camp roster. He played in both preseason games for the RiverKings and had two shots on goal. The 6-foot, 170-pound forward finished his college career at St. Scholastica College in 2013-14, where he had 81 points (44g, 37a) in 101 career games. He increased his scoring every year, finishing his senior season with 29 points (16g, 13a)

To make room for Nowakowski on the roster, forward Andy Bathgate was placed on team suspension.

The RiverKings will return home and host the Huntsville Havoc at the Landers Center Sunday, Nov. 2 at 3:05 p.m. Fans can find a coupon for four free red-level tickets in this week's DeSoto Appeal. Otherwise tickets can be purchased through the Landers Center Box Office or at riverkings.com/ticketmaster. Groups of 15 or more receive discounted tickets and should call the RiverKings front office at 662-342-1755.

About the Mississippi RiverKings

The Mississippi RiverKings are supported by their community partners, season ticket holders, fans, and by program-related investments of the Maddox Foundation, an independent private foundation based in Hernando, Miss. To find out more about the RiverKings, call 662.342.1755 or visit www.riverkings.com.

Photo Credit: John Coffin Brandon Nowakowski (pictured) in preseason action for the RiverKings Oct. 19 at the Landers Center.

Posted by Lukas Favale at 4:37 PM

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