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TOSTI: SWAMP RABBITS SERIES LEAD DASHED BY STINGRAYS

Rabbits Series Lead Dashed by Stingrays

South Division Semifinal series tied at 2-2 as home teams continue to shine between Greenville and South Carolina.

BY: Brian Tosti, Greenville Swamp Rabbits

North Charleston, SC The Greenville Swamp Rabbits, proud ECHL affiliate of the New York Rangers and the AHL’s Hartford Wolf Pack, fell 6-1 tonight against the South Carolina Stingrays on the road in Game 4 of the South Division Semifinal. Following wins at home in Games 1 and 2, the Stingrays matched Greenville’s series lead. Each home team has owned the games. Through 240 minutes of gameplay through four games, the away team has not held the lead. Continue reading

TOSTI: SWAMP RABBITS DROP GAME 3, STILL LEAD 2-1

Swamp Rabbits Drop Game 3 in North Charleston

Swamp Rabbits series lead now at 2-1 after Stingrays turn the tables in North Charleston

BY: Brian Tosti, Greenville Swamp Rabbits

North Charleston, SC The Greenville Swamp Rabbits, proud ECHL affiliate of the New York Rangers and the AHL’s Hartford Wolf Pack, were halted tonight at the North Charleston Coliseum by the South Carolina Stingrays in a 6-0 decision. The Stingrays turned a complete 180 from Games 1 and 2, to earn the first win of the best-of-7 South Division Semifinal series. Parker Milner collected his first career playoff shutout in the game to bounce the Stingrays back.

Greenville hit the road for the first time in the postseason after grabbing a 2-0 series lead at home. North Charleston was not friendly to the Swamp Rabbits who trailed for the first time all series in the first period. Olivier Archambault netted his first goal of the playoffs on a puck that ricochets to the right side of the net. Steve Weinstein let the shot go from the left point as it bounced to the side for Archambault. The goal at 11:05 proved to be the game-winner and was the first of multiple goals around the crease.

A minute later, the Stingrays took the 2-0 lead as Rob Flick had a puck slide in off his skate. The sixth-year pro raced to the front of the net and Wade Epp’s shot from the blue line bounced in off his boot. Flick would tally a hat trick in the contest, recording South Carolina’s final two goals in the third period. Continue reading

TOSTI: MALCOLM MAKES 39 SAVES AS SWAMP RABBITS EARN 4-1 WIN AGAINST STINGRAYS

Malcolm Makes 39 Saves as Swamp Rabbits Earn 4-1 Win against Stingrays

Greenville earns back-to-back wins over South Carolina on home ice to take 2-0 series lead in Kelly Cup Playoffs

BY: Brian Tosti, Greenville Swamp Rabbits

Greenville, SCThe Greenville Swamp Rabbits, proud ECHL affiliate of the New York Rangers and the AHL’s Hartford Wolf Pack, took care of home ice earning a 4-1 victory in Game 2 of the South Division Semifinal against the South Carolina Stingrays. Jeff Malcolm was stellar in the game, making 39 saves in goal while Tyler Brown connected for two goals to propel the Swamp Rabbits offense. Greenville takes a 2-0 series lead against South Carolina headed into Games 3 and 4 in North Charleston, SC.

The Swamp Rabbits came out firing on all cylinders in the first period for the second straight night. Brandon Alderson and Brown collected the first goals of the game as the Swamp Rabbits took the advantage into the intermission. Greenville ended up in 4-on-4 in a period riddled by penalties and scrums. Andrew Dommett took the puck down the ice and Desmond Bergin tossed it across the crease to Brown on the left post. The forward tapped the puck into the net for his third goal of the postseason at 7:56. Continue reading