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2019-2020 Marksmen Home Schedule Announced

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – With just over three months until the start of the Fayetteville Marksmen professional hockey team’s third season, the team announces its 2019-2020 Home Schedule at the Crown Coliseum. For the second-year in a row, the Marksmen home-opener is scheduled for October 19 – this time falling on a Saturday night. The schedule features […]

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Marksmen Announce 2019 Opening Night

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – As professional hockey officially came to an end in North America earlier this week with the awarding of the NHL’s Stanley Cup to the St. Louis Blues, all eyes in every level of hockey can move toward the 2019-2020 season. Today, the Fayetteville Marksmen professional hockey team starts its pursuit toward its third […]

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Cory Melkert Joins Marksmen as Assistant Coach

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – After four seasons as a professional hockey player in the United States and Germany, Fayetteville Marksmen Defenseman Cory Melkert has officially decided to call it a career in playing hockey, and start a new one in Coaching. The Marksmen Organization is excited to officially announce that Melkert has been hired as Head Coach […]

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Head Coach Jesse Kallechy Returns for 2019-2020 Season

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – Following a season that saw a massive turnaround for the Fayetteville Marksmen professional hockey club – including twice as many wins as the previous, the team’s first playoff berth and playoff win – the Marksmen organization officially announced today that Head Coach Jesse Kallechy will return next season. Kallechy, 29, returns as the […]

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“30 Days of Hockey Giveaways” Starts May 15 for Season Ticket Holders

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – In an effort to reward those who’ve committed to the 2019-2020 Marksmen Season long before the puck drops on it, the Fayetteville Marksmen professional hockey team announces today our prizes to be awarded during our “30 Days of Hockey”. Starting on May 15 and running until June 13, we’ll pick a Season Ticket […]

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Hurricanes Watch Party set for Wednesday at the Crown

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – In an effort to continue the camaraderie of the North Carolina hockey family that has been established this season, the Fayetteville Marksmen professional hockey club invite ALL fans to the Crown Coliseum on Wednesday, May 1 for a Carolina Hurricanes (NHL) Game Three Watch Party. Why spend your Wednesday night crammed inside of […]

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End of Season Yard Sale Scheduled for April 24-26

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – Following the conclusion of a memorable turnaround season for the Fayetteville Marksmen, the time has come to prepare for our third season in the All-American City by selling our new/used player equipment, gear, and apparel. This includes (but is certainly not limited to): Player Gloves, Shells (Pants), New & Used Pro-Stock Sticks, Polo […]

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Alternate Captain Travis Jeke Named “Defenseman of the Year”

*FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE* FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – Defenseman Travis Jeke came into this season with one goal in mind: focus on playing hockey in Fayetteville, rather than moving up. With a clear head, an increased role, and the confidence of his team, Jeke went out and played his career-best brand of hockey. His accomplishments and work-ethic did […]

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Turnaround Season Ends as #8 Marksmen Fall in Series with Bulls, 2-1

(Column: Preston Baker, Photo: Emily Anne Fisher Photography) FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – Must win; sudden death, winner take all, the idea was simple, win and you move on to the semi-finals, lose and a long bus back to Fayetteville awaits. A disappointing output in game two for the Marksmen sent the series into a pivotal game three. […]

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