Category: News

First Period Outburst Propels Havoc to Decisive Victory

March 2, 2018 Huntsville, AL– The Huntsville Havoc took advantage of a slow start for the Fayetteville Marksmen, jumping out to a 4-0 lead and carrying the momentum to the final buzzer, skating away with a 7-2 victory at Von Braun Center on Friday night. The first period saw a flurry of offensive pressure and […]

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Marksmen Complete Deal at the Trade Deadline

February 26, 2018 Fayetteville, N.C- The Fayetteville Marksmen have continued to overall the roster, this time sending Sean Robertson to the Knoxville Ice Bears in exchange for defenseman Tyler Palmer and forward Anthony Flaherty, the team announced Monday evening. Palmer, 23, is in his rookie season of professional hockey, having began his pro career with […]

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Marksmen Tab Leon to Share Crease with Spano

February 26, 2018 Fayetteville, N.C-  The Fayetteville Marksmen have added rookie netminder, Matt Leon, the team announced on Monday. Leon, 26, comes to the Marksmen most recently from the Evansville Thunderbolts, with whom he appeared in two contests. Before joining the Thunderbolts, the native of Pineville, North Carolina skated in three contests with the Peoria […]

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Three First Period Goals Lead Ice Flyers Over Marksmen

February 24, 2018 Fayetteville, NC– Charlie Adams and Garrett Milan each recorded a goal and an assist for the Pensacola Ice Flyers and Gordon Defiel stopped 22 shots, as the Fayetteville Marksmen fell to the Ice Flyers, 3-1, in the final game of a three-game series at the Crown Coliseum on Saturday night. The Ice […]

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Marksmen Hang Tough, Can’t Edge Past Ice Flyers

February 23, 2018 Fayetteville, NC– The Fayetteville Marksmen battled tough throughout the game, playing the second-place Pensacola Ice Flyers in a tight game, but ultimately fell, 2-1, on Friday night at the Crown Coliseum. The Marksmen came out to a furious start to the game, taking an early 5-1 shot advantage. The Ice Flyers survived […]

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Spano’s 45-Save Performance Not Enough on Education Day

February 22, 2018 Fayetteville, NC–  Patrick Spano produced 45-saves, but couldn’t overcome the Pensacola Ice Flyers 50-shots on net, including Charlie Adams’ hat trick, leading the Ice Flyers to a 5-2 victory over the Fayetteville Marksmen on Education Day on Thursday at the Crown Coliseum. The Ice Flyers came out of the gate well rested and took […]

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Marksmen Add Two Via Trade with Dawgs

February 22, 2018 Fayetteville, N.C- The Fayetteville Marksmen continued the overall of the roster with their second trade in as many days. Chris Porter has been dealt to the Roanoke Rail Yard Dawgs in exchange for defensemen Mitchell Mueller and Ben Bauer, the team announced Thursday morning. Mueller, 23, is in his second season of […]

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Two-For-One Deal Brings Goal Scoring Leader to Fayetteville

February 21, 2018 Fayetteville, N.C-  On the heels of the coaching change, the Fayetteville Marksmen have announced a trade with the Macon Mayhem, sending Dakota Klecha to the Mayhem in exchange for SPHL goal-scoring leader, Darren McCormick and forward Paul Russell, the team announced on Wednesday. Klecha, 26, is in his third season of professional […]

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Marksmen Make Coaching Change, Hire Bierchen as Interim Bench Boss

Fayetteville, N.C-  Phil Esposito has been relieved as Head Coach, effective immediately, the team announced Wednesday morning. The team has also announced the hiring of John Bierchen as interim Head Coach. “Phil came in here in a difficult situation, attempting to build a roster throughout the season, but ultimately we needed to make a decision […]

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