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Marksmen Acquire Brett Johnson in Trade with Huntsville

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – A turbulent day of transactions continues for the Fayetteville Marksmen as the team announces a trade with the Huntsville Havoc to finish Monday’s moves. In exchange for recently-acquired Forward John Schiavo – traded for today from the Quad City Storm – the Marksmen will receive rookie Forward Brett Johnson from the Havoc. Schiavo […]

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Quad City, Fayetteville Swap Pair of Players

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – After a weekend split at home, the Fayetteville Marksmen started Week 8 of the Regular Season off early on the transaction report, swapping a pair of players with the Quad City Storm. In exchange for rookie Defenseman Tucker Ross and the rights to Will Smith, Quad City will send rookie Defenseman Josh Victor […]

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Marksmen fall 4-1 to Knoxville on Pooch Party

FAYETTEVILLE, NC – A blowout Thanksgiving day victory gave the Marksmen a lot to be thankful for going into their Saturday matchup against the Knoxville Ice Bears. Bringing a 10-1-1 record, good for second in the SPHL. They looked to keep their home ice point streak going, having not lost in regulation at the Crown […]

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Forward Shane Bednard returns to Norfolk on Call Up

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – With the continued success of the Fayetteville Marksmen on the ice, the changes of the roster continue off the ice, by way of opportunities at the next level. After the day-to-day return and departure of leading-scorer Luke Stork on Wednesday to Friday back to the ECHL, another Forward finds his way up in […]

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FEAST OF GOALS GIVES MARKSMEN A THANKSGIVING VICTORY

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – After a tough test in Birmingham last time out, the  Fayetteville Marksmen would welcome familiar Thanksgiving foe Roanoke out to home ice at the Crown for the first time in team history on the last Thursday in November. Roanoke, riding an eight-game skid, had a week of adjustments looking to get going […]

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Goaltender Danny Tirone Called Up; Ben Halford Returns

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – After posting some of the top goaltending numbers in the Southern Professional Hockey League through the first six weeks, elite goaltender Danny Tirone has received a call up from the ECHL’s Rapid City Rush. Tirone, 25, posted a 7-1-1 record in nine games played with the Fayetteville Marksmen, with his 1.88 GAA (2nd) […]

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Defenseman Malcolm Hayes Called Up to Kansas City

PELHAM, AL – In a week marked by player movements, the Fayetteville Marksmen see another man on the roster join the ranks of the ECHL. Rookie Defenseman Malcolm Hayes will head westward and join the Kansas City Mavericks after a solid start in the Southern Professional Hockey League as a physical, hard-shooting blueliner. Hayes started his […]

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MARKSMEN TAME THE BULLS; WIN 5-2

PELHAM, AL – After the first regulation loss of the season Friday, the Marksmen looked to bounce back and leave Birmingham with a split. Special teams went to work early, as the Bulls were given a penalty only 86 seconds into the contest. The power play came up empty, only putting two shots on net during […]

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RUNNING BULLS TRAMPLE MARKSMEN 4-1

PELHAM, AL – Seven-straight wins would be the maximum the Marksmen win-streak would see, as their streak would be stopped in Pelham. A slow start would be the crucifix of the Marksmen in Friday night’s affair in Alabama, as the Birmingham Bulls would continue their streak of success against Fayetteville in regular-season play. Two goals […]

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