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Halford Earns First Pro Win, Marksmen Conclude Season on High Note

April 8, 2018 Evansville, IN– Rookie netminder, Ben Halford, earned career highs in shots faced and saves made, as he backstopped the Fayetteville Marksmen to a 3-2 victory with a 57-save performance over the Evansville Thunderbolts on Sunday afternoon. Early in the first frame, the Marksmen jumped all over the opposition, creating offensive zone pressure, […]

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Potent Offense Powers RiverKings Past Marksmen

April 7, 2018 South Haven, MS– Just two skaters for the Mississippi RiverKings failed to register a point, as they came out firing and never looked back, cruising past the Fayetteville Marksmen, 12-1, on Saturday night. The opening frame was controlled by the home team from start to finish, as they began an onslaught of […]

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Halford Hangs Tough in 4-1 Loss to Mayhem

March 31, 2018 Fayetteville, NC– Despite giving up four goals on the evening, Ben Halford performed admirably, stopping 37 of the 41 pucks turned his way, including several breakaway opportunities and odd-man rushes, but the Fayetteville Marksmen fell to the Macon Mayhem, 4-1, on Saturday night. Much like they did the night before, the Mayhem […]

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Marksmen Drop Home Finale, 6-1

March 30, 2018 Fayetteville, NC– The Macon Mayhem dominated the Marksmen from start to finish, earning a 6-1 decision on Fan Appreciation Night at the Crown Coliseum, Friday night during the final home game of the 2017-2018 season. Macon took the 1-0 lead with only two seconds remaining on the power play early in the […]

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Guyon’s Hat-Trick Spoils Halford’s SPHL Debut

March 29, 2018 Fayetteville, NC– The Roanoke Rail Yard Dawgs defeated the Fayetteville Marksmen 6-2 on Thursday night in the second to last home game at the Crown Coliseum of the 2017-2018 campaign. Roanoke wasted no time opening the scoring, taking the 1-0 lead 43 seconds after puck drop. Nick Schneider’s initial shot was saved […]

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Princeton Netminder Joins Marksmen

March 26, 2018 Fayetteville, N.C-  Continuing to sign young talent, the Fayetteville Marksmen have added rookie netminder, Ben Halford out of Princeton University, the team announced on Monday. Halford, 24, joins the Marksmen following the elimination of the Princeton Tigers in the NCAA tournament. This season, the native of Lenox, Massachusetts appeared in nine games […]

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Tight Contest Favors RiverKings

March 24, 2018 Fayetteville, NC– The Fayetteville Marksmen continuously clawed their way back from early deficits but couldn’t find the game-tying goal late, dropping a 5-4 decision to the Mississippi RiverKings on Saturday night at the Crown Coliseum. The opening frame looked as though it would play out much like the night before, but the […]

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Power Play Struggles Prove Costly for Marksmen

March 23, 2018 Fayetteville, NC– Despite nine power play opportunities, the Fayetteville Marksmen couldn’t strike while on the man-advantage, and fell to the Mississippi RiverKings, 7-4, on Friday night at the Crown Coliseum. Both teams generated quality chances throughout the first period, but both goaltenders stood tall against the task, as the teams skated to […]

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Marksmen Sign NHL Bloodline, Doyle and Jeke Added to Roster

March 23, 2018 Fayetteville, N.C-  The Marksmen continue to add pieces to the lineup, agreeing to terms with defenseman Andrew DeBrincat, brother of current Chicago Blackhawks forward, Alex DeBrincat. In addition, the Marksmen have signed forward Andrew Doyle out of York University, and Travis Jeke has been returned from loan to the Jacksonville IceMen of […]

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