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FUEHRING: BIG-TIME PROMOTIONS ON GREENVILLE THIS WEEKEND

Alan FuehringBIG-TIME PROMOTIONS HEADLINE THREE-GAME SERIES

Swamp Rabbits battle South Carolina and Florida in a trio of home games this weekend

BY: Alan Fuehring, Greenville Swamp Rabbits

Date                      Time                   Opponent                    Follow               

Thurs, Mar. 10      7 p.m. ET            vs. South Carolina        ListenWatchTwitter

Fri, Mar. 11             7 p.m. ET            vs. Florida                        ListenWatchTwitter

Sat, Mar. 12            7 p.m. ET            vs. Florida                        Listen – WatchTwitter

THE STORY COMING IN

The Greenville Swamp Rabbits (26-24-7), proud ECHL affiliate of the New York Rangers and the AHL’s Hartford Wolf Pack, open a three-game weekend series tonight with a 7 p.m. puck drop against the South Carolina Stingrays at the Bon Secours Wellness Arena. Greenville is coming off an impressive two-game sweep of Atlanta last weekend, in which the club outscored the Gladiators 10-2, and moved to 10th place in the Eastern Conference. The Swamp Rabbits are three points behind Wheeling and five points behind Reading and Elmira, who are tied for the final two playoff spots. In Greenville’s last outing on Sunday, Ryan Rashid, and Scott Fleming each scored twice, and Alain Valiquette stopped 42 of 43 shots to help the Swamp Rabbits earn a 4-1 win in Duluth, Georgia. Tonight, Greenville looks to win its third straight divisional matchup for the third time this season. Continue reading

FUEHRING: RABBITS WEEKEND PREVIEW

rp_Greenville-Swamp-Rabbits-300x225.pngSWAMP RABBITS OPEN THREE-GAME WEEKEND SET AGAINST STINGRAYS

Heroes Night/Celebrate Greenville headline busy weekend of promotions

BY: Alan Fuehring, Greenville Swamp Rabbits

Date                   Time                 Opponent                      Follow               

Fri, Feb. 19        7 p.m. ET          vs. South Carolina          ListenWatchTwitter

Sat, Feb. 20       7 p.m. ET          vs. South Carolina          ListenWatchTwitter

Sun, Feb. 21      3:05 p.m. ET     @ South Carolina           ListenWatchTwitter

THE STORY COMING IN

The Greenville Swamp Rabbits (24-19-6), proud ECHL affiliate of the New York Rangers and the AHL’s Hartford Wolf Pack, continue a critical four-game series against the South Carolina Stingrays (27-17-6) this evening and also begin a three-game weekend set between the in-state rivals. Greenville enters tonight’s contest ranked fourth in the South Division and eighth in the Eastern Conference, tied with Elmira at 54 points. The club is coming off a 4-2 victory against the Stingrays in North Charleston on Tuesday in which Darian Dziurzynski led the way with two points (1g, 1a), including the game-winning goal. Jordan Knackstedt also recorded multiple points (1g, 1a), while Allen York made 33 saves en route to his second straight win. Greenville goes for its third straight victory overall tonight with a 7 p.m. puck drop at the Bon Secours Wellness Arena. Continue reading

FUEHRING: SWAMP RABBITS PREVIEW

GreenvillePREVIEW: SWAMP RABBITS GEAR UP FOR A TRIO OF HOME GAMES

Pucks ‘N Paws, Halloween game and more headline promotional lineup

BY: Alan Fuehring, Greenville Swamp Rabbits

Date                   Time                Opponent                 Location

Fri, Oct. 30         7:00 p.m.         vs. Atlanta                  Bon Secours Wellness Arena

Sat, Oct. 31        3:00 p.m.         vs. Evansville             Bon Secours Wellness Arena

Sun, Nov. 1         3:00 p.m.         vs. Florida                 Bon Secours Wellness Arena

THE STORY COMING IN  

The Greenville Swamp Rabbits (3-1-0), proud ECHL affiliate of the New York Rangers and the AHL’s Hartford Wolf Pack, open their second consecutive three-game series tonight with a 7:00 p.m. puck drop against the Atlanta Gladiators at the Bon Secours Wellness Arena. Greenville is on a three-game winning streak after sweeping a trio of games last weekend against division rivals South Carolina and Florida. Jack Combs led the squad with five points (1g, 4a) last week while Josh Nicholls and Bretton Cameron each scored three times. Continue reading

FUEHRING: TIME CHANGE FOR HALLOWEEN GAME

GreenvilleSWAMP RABBITS’ HALLOWEEN GAME MOVES TO 3:00 P.M.

Greenville to face Evansville on Halloween afternoon

BY: Alan Fuehring, Greenville Swamp Rabbits

Greenville, S.C. – The Greenville Swamp Rabbits, proud ECHL affiliate of the New York Rangers and the AHL’s Hartford Wolf Pack, today announced their home game on Saturday, Oct. 31 against the Evansville IceMen has been moved 3:00 p.m. at the Bon Secours Wellness Arena. It was originally scheduled for 7:00 p.m.

The contest will continue to be the middle leg of a three-game weekend series and one of two meetings against the IceMen this season. In addition, it will be the first Halloween contest in the Upstate in franchise history.

All fans are encouraged to participate in a costume contest that afternoon and the first 500 kids 12 and younger will receive a trick-or-treat bag to collect goodies around the concourse.

The Swamp Rabbits open the home portion of the 2015-16 season this Friday, October 23 with a 7:00 p.m. puck drop against the South Carolina Stingrays. Opening Night tickets start at just $10 when purchased prior to game day and the first 2,000 fans at the Bon Secours Wellness Arena will receive a free car magnet. The $10 ticket special will not be available at the box office on October 23. To purchase this ticket special or for more information visit SwampRabbits.com. Ticket plans for the inaugural season of the Swamp Rabbits’ era are also available and start as low as $81! Call an Account Executive today at 864-674-PUCK to secure your seats!

FUEHRING: NOREAU RECALLED BY WOLF PACK

NOREAU RECALLED TO AHL HARTFORD

Third-year defenseman played 128 games with Greenville over the past two seasons

BY: Alan Fuehring, Greenville Swamp Rabbits

Greenville, S.C. – The Greenville Swamp Rabbits, proud ECHL affiliate of the New York Rangers and the AHL’s Hartford Wolf Pack, today announced defenseman Samuel Noreau has been recalled to Hartford by New York.

The third-year pro played 128 games with Greenville over the past two seasons, collecting 21 points (3g, 18a) and 204 penalty minutes during that span. He has also dressed for nine contests with the Wolf Pack.

The Swamp Rabbits kick off the 2015-16 regular season this Saturday, Oct. 17 against the Orlando Solar Bears at the Amway Center. The puck drops at 7:00 p.m. and fans can stream all of the action through ECHL.TV. The season opener will also be covered live through the Swamp Rabbits Official Twitter page (@SwampRabbits).

Ticket plans for the inaugural season of the Swamp Rabbits’ era are available now and start as low as $81! Call an Account Executive today at 864-674-PUCK to secure your seats! The Swamp Rabbits open the home portion of the 2015-16 season on Friday, October 23 with a 7:00 p.m. puck drop against the South Carolina Stingrays. Opening Night tickets start at just $10 and the first 2,000 fans will receive a special edition Swamp Rabbits car magnet.

FUEHRING: TRAINS COMING TO BON SECOURS WELLNESS ARENA

DOWNTOWN TROLLEY ROUTE EXPANDS TO INCLUDE
BON SECOURS WELLNESS ARENA

BY: Alan Fuehring, Greenville Swamp Rabbits

Greenville, S.C. – Greenville’s downtown trolley route will be expanded to include a stop at the Bon Secours Wellness Arena beginning Fri., Oct. 23. The deviated trolley route will operate for hockey games and special events taking place at the arena on Thursdays through Sundays during normal trolley service hours, according to Greenlink officials. 

The arena trolley route will deviate from N. Main Street to Academy Street, then turn right onto E. North Street. The trolley will stop in the drop-off lane on the E. North Street side of the arena near the ticket office. It will continue to Main Street where it will resume the normal trolley route. Greenlink will post alerts on its website on days when the special arena trolley route will operate. Continue reading

FUEHRING: WABBITS WASCALLY IN WIN OVER WAYS

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Rookies Impress in 5-0 Exhibition Victory

Swamp Rabbits open preseason slate with win at South Carolina

BY: Alan Fuehring, Greenville Swamp Rabbits

North Charleston, S.C. – First-year forwards Tayler Thompson, Andrew Dommett and Devin Gannon each scored on Friday as the Greenville Swamp Rabbits, proud ECHL affiliate of the New York Rangers and AHL’s Hartford Wolf Pack, opened their preseason slate with a 5-0 victory over the South Carolina Stingrays at the Carolina Ice Palace. Rookie goaltenders P.J. Musico and Alex Vazzano also combined for a 20-save shutout in the first exhibition game.

Thompson (2g), Gannon (1g, 1a), Paul Rodrigues (1g, 1a) and Domenic Alberga (2a) each earned a multi-point game.

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