Mississippi Surge Returning Players

Kiefer Smiley: The toughest goalie in hockey (four fighting majors in two seasons) returns for his third consecutive season with the Surge. Reid Edmondson: The 6’3, 220lb power-forward will be returning for his second season with the Surge. Edmondson joined the team at the midway point of last year’s campaign. Despite only playing in 22…

Surge Training Camp Roster Released

The Mississippi Surge have released their training camp roster for the 2013-2014 season: Goalies: Kiefer Smiley – 6’0, 187lbs Mathieu Dugas – 6’0, 180lbs Defensemen: Mike Looby – 6’0. 197lbs Brandon Greenside – 5’9, 188lbs Adam Feniak – 6’1, 180lbs Stefan Virtanen – 6’2, 190lbs Zach Hale – 6’1, 215lbs Zach Hepler – 5’10. 179lbs…

Dukes Up For Huntsville

It was announced yesterday that the Huntsville Havoc have signed veteran tough guy Mark Cody. Cody is coming off of three season in the CHL and ECHL with the Evansville Icemen. The six-foot, one-inch forward has amassed 559 penalty minutes in his professional career, while picking up 57 fighting majors. ¬†With the departure of Chapen…

SPHL All-Star Game?

I was just reading an article about the AHL’s new all-star game format. The AHL all-stars will play a different team (not their all-stars) from Europe each season. This provides exposure for both leagues and I feel like it will be a good thing. This made me question why there is no all-star game in…

Former Havoc to The Coast

Chapen LeBlond (right) fights Anthony Collins The Mississippi Surge have announced that they have come to terms with 2nd year pro Chapen LeBlond. LeBlond played in 39 SPHL games for rivals Huntsville Havoc last season. The twenty-two year old winger scored seven goals, assisted on nine more, and racked up 83 penalty minutes. LeBlond also…