KINGFISH FACE RIVERBLADES
TWO GAME MINI ROUND BEGINS TUESDAY
   
The Baton Rouge Kingfish of the East Coast Hockey League will open the Kelly Cup post season playoffs on the road in Little Rock, Arkansas.

The Kingfish were in a wait and see situation as to who would be there mini-round opponent. South Carolina defeated Augusta this afternoon, 4-2, leaving the Kingfish in the ninth spot in the Southern Conference standings. The Arkansas RiverBlades finished eighth and opted to host game one of the series at 7:05 p.m. on Tuesday, April 3. Game two will be played at the Riverside Centroplex on Wednesday, April 4 at 7:05 p.m.

Should the first two games be split a 10-minute (Game 3) period will ensue immediately following Wednesday’s game to determine who will advance the the Southern Conference Quarter Finals.

The New Orleans Brass (7th place) will host the Augusta Lynx (10th place) in the other mini-round playoff on Tuesday in New Orleans.

Playoff tickets are on sale at the Riverside Centroplex Box Office, all Ticketmaster locations, Ticketmaster by phone (761-8400) or Ticketmaster on-line. Group tickets are also available by calling the Kingfish office at 336-GOAL (4625). 
April 1, 2001
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
For more information:
Stan Gulutsan 225-336-4625