The Peoria Rivermen, in conjunction with the Southern Professional Hockey League, have announced their first-round schedule for the 2014 SPHL President’s Cup playoffs. The third-seeded Rivermen will battle the sixth-seeded Columbus Cottonmouths in the best-of-three series, which begins Wednesday.
Columbus’ roster includes Canadian Women’s Olympic gold medalist Shannon Szabados (pictured), one of two goaltenders. Szabados, 27, is a two-time gold medalist who was victorious in both Vancouver (2010) and Sochi (2014).
Game 1 – Wednesday, March 26 at Peoria, 7:15 p.m. CST
Game 2 – Friday, March 28 at Columbus, 6:30 p.m. CST
Game 3 – Sunday, March 30 at Peoria, 5:15 p.m. CST (if necessary)
Playoff ticket packages are on sale now through the Rivermen office. Please visit the office located next to the Peoria Civic Center box office or call 309-676-1040. The game can be heard locally on CD Country 107.9 FM or online here. Fans can also follow along via the live video and audio stream atwww.americaonesports.com.