RiverKings to face Ice Bears in home exhibition game

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. – The Mississippi RiverKings, the longest continually operating professional sports franchise in the greater Memphis area, have announced today that they will play one home exhibition game prior to the 2015-16 regular season. The RiverKings will host the Knoxville Ice Bears on Concorde Career College Ice at the Landers Center at 3:05 p.m. Sunday, October 18. 

The teams met in last season's President's Cup Finals. A ticket to the exhibition game is included with all season ticket purchases. Red-level, gold-level and blue-level single-game tickets will each be discounted $5 off the regular price and tickets to the game will start at $5. Groups of 15 or more will receive an additional $2 off by calling the RiverKings Front Office at 662-342-1755.

A full training camp schedule will be available at a later date. 

The Mississippi RiverKings are proud to be the longest, continually operating sports franchise in the Memphis area, as they begin their 24th season in 2015. The home opener is scheduled for Friday, October 23 at the Landers Center. Groups of 15 or more who purchase a group for that night will receive an identical group package to any other regular season game for free. RiverKings' season tickets for the 2015-16 season are on sale now by calling 662-342-1755! Pay in full by September 1 to receive a commemorative season ticket holder booklet. For more information, check out riverkings.com.

About the Mississippi RiverKings

The RiverKings are supported by our community partners, season ticket holders, fans, and grants from 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.

The Mississippi RiverKings will face the Knoxville Ice Bears at 3:05 p.m. on Sunday, October 18 in their only exhibition game before they play their regular season opener against Louisiana on Friday, October 23. The RiverKings and Ice Bears met in last season's President's Cup Finals. © John Coffin

Posted by Lukas Favale at 11:00 AM


No Comments yet!

Leave A Comment

Next Game

RiverKings vs. Rail Yard Dawgs
Fri, Feb. 23 - 7:00 PM
Fresh Friday
Presented by Valpak
Planters Bank Ice @ Landers Center



PEO Peoria 38 25 10 3 53
PEN Pensacola 37 24 9 4 52
MAC Macon 38 22 11 5 49
KNX Knoxville 38 22 12 4 48
HUN Huntsville 39 22 13 4 48
EVV Evansville 40 19 15 6 44
MRK RiverKings 39 19 18 2 40
RKE Roanoke 38 16 19 3 35
BIR Birmingham 40 14 21 5 33
FAY Fayetteville 39 10 23 6 26
Full Standings

Updated: February 16, 2017