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RiverKings Acquire Forward Trever Hertz

October 16, 2017 - Southern Professional Hockey League (SPHL) - Mississippi RiverKings News Release

SOUTHAVEN, Miss - The Mississippi RiverKings and Head Coach/Director of Hockey Operations Derek Landmesser announced the acquisition of forward Trever Hertz from Knoxville in exchange for future considerations.

Hertz, 28, embarks on his fourth season in the SPHL and comes off a 38 point campaign in 16-17 (14G, 24A). A native of Jaffray, British Columbia, Hertz played four years of college hockey at NCAA Division III Utica College, earning the role of captain in his senior season.

After finishing his college career, Hertz made his SPHL debut with the Mississippi Surge. Hertz would go on to play 2015-16 with Fayetteville before finding a home in Knoxville for the past two seasons. The 6-foot-1, 194 pounder comes to the RiverKings with a career SPHL stat line of 47 goals, 74 assists in 166 games played.

The RiverKings begin their twenty-sixth season of professional hockey when they battle the Knoxville Ice Bears on October 20 at Landers Center. Ticket packages are available now by visiting www.riverkings.com/familypacks or by calling the RiverKings office at 662-342-1755.

About the Mississippi RiverKings

The RiverKings are supported by our community partners, season ticket holders, fans, and grants from Maddox Foundation, an independent private foundation based in Hernando, Miss. To find out more about the RiverKings, call 662-342-1755 or visit RiverKings.com.

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