GAME 5: Swamp Rabbits Return to Greenville with Series Tied
South Division Semifinal comes back to the Upstate with Swamp Rabbits and Stingrays even in series at 2-2.
BY: Brian Tosti, Greenville Swamp Rabbits
The Greenville Swamp Rabbits, proud ECHL affiliate of the New York Rangers and the AHL’s Hartford Wolf Pack, return home tonight for Game 5 of the South Division Semifinal against the South Carolina Stingrays. Neither team has faltered on home ice through the first four games resulting in a 2-2 series tie between the rivals. The Swamp Rabbits tallied two wins on Sandlapper Securities Rink, outscoring the Stingrays 10-4. South Carolina responded with a pair of wins in North Charleston. Allan McPherson and Ahti Oksanen have each earned six points (2G, 4A) in the postseason to lead the Swamp Rabbits scoring charge. The Stingrays top scorer, Rob Flick, recorded five points (3G, 2A) in the last two games in addition to a goal in Game 1. Continue reading