Category: News

Last-Second Goals Give Huntsville Comeback Victory

HUNTSVILLE, AL – Following a close-call road win in Knoxville last night, the Marksmen embarked on a late night trip down to the Rocket City for a 3 P.M. local time game against the defending-champion Huntsville Havoc. After dropping their two contests against the Havoc in overtime at home earlier in the season, the Marksmen would […]

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Olivieri’s Second Period Pair Enough as Marksmen Hold on for Eighth Straight

KNOXVILLE, TN – Returning to Knoxville on the heels of an odd finish last time out, the streaking Marksmen would look to continue their success against an Ice Bears team they’ve had recent good fortune against. Fayetteville would be well-rested heading into the battle, arriving in the Smoky Mountains the previous night ahead of a pair […]

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Fayetteville, Macon Exchange Players in Huge Trade

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – In an unexpected move in the middle of the season, the Fayetteville Marksmen and Macon Mayhem – two teams at different positions in the standings – swap players heading into February in a massive trade in the Southern Professional Hockey League. The Marksmen receive fifth-year pro Forward Stathis Soumelidis and second-year pro Defenseman […]

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Marksmen Shoot To Seventh Straight Win in Shortened Game, Shootout

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – If there were a hockey-equivalent to a baseball game being called due to rain, it occurred this afternoon at the Crown Coliseum, as zamboni issues would force the Marksmen and Thunderbolts to play their rubber match in a game with 20 minutes of play and a shootout. The game would start a bit […]

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Johnson’s Heroics, Marsh’s Pair Bolt Marksmen to Sixth Straight

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – With nearly 3000 youth sports teams, athletes, coaches, and fans in the building for the Marksmen inaugural Youth Sports Jamboree, the Marksmen would show off what it would take to play with the big boys, as they would enter another battle with the Evansville Thunderbolts. Following a 7-5 victory the night prior, […]

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Marksmen Score a Touchdown Enroute To Fifth-Straight Win

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – Entering into their first three-game home weekend of the season, the Marksmen had expectation set high, riding the high of back-to-back weekend sweeps. Hosting the surging Evansville Thunderbolts, the night would see over 12 goals scored in a flurry of three periods.   There would be no less than three goals scored […]

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Wojtala’s Heroic Effort Secures Marksmen Weekend Sweep

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – The Crown Coliseum would play host to many acts of heroism on Saturday Night, as over 3000 fans packed the arena for a night of Super Heroes and celebrating the real life heroes of the Cape Fear Valley NICU. With a crowded Crown, the Marksmen would put on an entertaining effort enroute to […]

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Marksmen Throw a Touchdown on the Mayhem

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – World Record Night for the Fayetteville Marksmen would see a record-number of goals on home ice in the last two seasons, as the team would embarrass their road-foes in the Macon Mayhem.   Fayetteville would strike consistently through the first period, scoring the game-winning goal before the period would come to an end. […]

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Gorsuch called up; Marking 15th Call-Up for Marksmen

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – Trevor Gorsuch returns to ECHL after short stint in Fayetteville Gorsuch, 25, started the season with the Reading Royals of the ECHL and came to Fayetteville. In his three appearances for Fayetteville, he put together a 2.94GAA and a .903 SV%. For the Marksmen, Gorsuch will be the 14th player called up to […]

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