Category: News

Rail Yard Dawgs Bite Back, Down Marksmen For First Time

ROANOKE, VA – In the start of a tough three-in-three weekend for the team, the Fayetteville Marksmen would find their way to unfriendly confines in Roanoke, against a Rail Yard Dawg team looking to start one streak while breaking another. The Marksmen would get off to a prototypical start for them; heavy shots and long time-of-possession […]

Read More

Defenseman Derian Hamilton Called Up to ECHL

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – The developmental abilities of the Fayetteville Marksmen once again get called upon, as rookie Defenseman Derian Hamilton receives a Call Up to ECHL Reading. Hamilton, 25, spent the entirety of the season with the Marksmen, being an everyday defenseman in his 14 games played. In those games, the native of Port McNeill, BC […]

Read More

SECOND PERIOD SURGE SECURES MARKSMEN VICTORY

MACON, GA – Fayetteville would get a full week rest between games, and have the benefit of just a one game weekend as they traveled down to the Mayhem. The night would start off successfully for the third-place Marksmen, as leading-scorer Brian Bowen would do Brian Bowen things – score goals. He struck for his […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

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) […]

Read More