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Bazevics Nets Overtime Winner as RiverKings Silence Havoc, 6-5

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. - It took overtime, but the RiverKings edged out Huntsville 6-5 for the victory and their second straight win over the Havoc. The RiverKings got going early, getting a goal only one minute and seven seconds into the game. Devin Mantha found a cutting Daniel Tedesco who buried a shot over starting goaltender Mike DeLaVergne to give the RiverKings a 1-0 lead. Mississippi wasn’t done there in the first period when around the halfway mark of the first a pinching Kristaps... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Friday, April 6, 2018

RiverKings and Mid-South Music Institute/Coro Rio Partner for Successful Fundraiser

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. - The RiverKing are proud to announce another successful fundraising effort, this time benefitting Mid-South Music Institute/Coro Rio.  Mid-South Music Institute/Coro Rio raised $1,265 by selling 335 tickets with the RiverKings matching that and making an equal contribution bringing the total raised to $2,531. For the game in which Mid-South Music Institute/Coro Rio sold tickets, they also performed the singing of the National Anthem before puck drop.  For... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Brantley Sherwood Announced as SPHL Warrior Player of the Week

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. -  For the second week in a row, the SPHL Warrior Player of the Week honor goes to a RiverKings forward, as Brantley Sherwood has been named Player of the Week as announced by the league Tuesday. The second-year forward from Rochester, NY, accumulated four points last Saturday in the RiverKings 5-3 victory over the Huntsville Havoc. Sherwood, 26, tallied one goal and added three assists in the game with his goal proving to be the game-winner. On... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Tuesday, April 3, 2018

RiverKings Power Past Havoc, 5-3

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. -   Matt Harrington netted two goals and Brantley Sherwood added four total points to help the RiverKings take down the Havoc, 5-3 at Planters Bank Ice at Landers Center.  With the win, Head Coach Derek Landmesser now has 200 career regular season wins, all with Mississippi. Looking for their first win of the season against Huntsville and with playoff implications riding on the outcome of the game, the RiverKings wasted no time jumping out to a lead. Only... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Saturday, March 31, 2018

RiverKings Hunted by Havoc, 4-1

SOUTHAVEN Miss. - The RiverKings’ three-game win streak came to an end with a 4-1 loss to the Huntsville Havoc at Planters Bank Ice at the Landers Center. Goaltender Jared Rutledge was given the start after a solid midweek performance in a 5-2 win at Pensacola, but Head Coach Derek Landmesser pulled Rutledge midway through the first period in favor of Green. Rutledge faced five shots in which he allowed two goals to the Havoc. Huntsville, motivated from the opening face-off, took the... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Friday, March 30, 2018

RiverKings Take Down Ice Flyers, 5-2

PENSACOLA, Fla. -  Dan Tedesco gets two goals and the RiverKings ride a three-goal first period to take down the Ice Flyers in the final road game of the regular season.  The scoring started early in the first when Derek Sutliffe put the RiverKings on top. Streaking up the left-wing side, Sutliffe found some daylight between the legs of Ice Flyers' goalie Brian Billiet and slid a sharp-angle through the pads and across the line. It didn't take long for the RiverKings to... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Dillan Fox Earns Second SPHL Player of the Week Award

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. -  For the second time this season, Dillan Fox has earned the SPHL Warrior Player of the Week honor.  Fox, 26, is coming off a six-point weekend where he netted three goals and added three assists to help propel the RiverKings to back-to-back wins over Fayetteville. This past weekend's games were Fox's first since returning from a 10-game ECHL stint. The second-year forward is averaging over a point per game for the RiverKings this season... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Black and Gold Take Down Marksmen 5-4, for Back-to-Back Wins

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. -  Dillan Fox and Ryan Marcuz netted a pair of goals apiece and the RiverKings took down the Marksmen 5-4, for their second win in two nights, 5-4. Unlike the battle with the Marksmen on Friday night, the RiverKings jumped on the board first, midway through the first period. Ryan Marcuz found the back of the net at the 6:41 mark of the first period to take the RiverKings up 1-0. The score would remain that way through the remainder of the period and immediately out... Read More
Posted by Mississippi RiverKings at Saturday, March 24, 2018

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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