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Ice Flyers Win 3-2 Again, Take 2-0 Series Lead

PEORIA, Ill. - The Pensacola Ice Flyers (6-0) took a two games to none lead in the 2016 SPHL President's Cup Final against the Peoria Rivermen (4-3) with a 3-2 win on Sunday evening inside Carver Arena inside the Peoria Civic Center. The Rivermen opened the scoring 10:11 into the first when Dave Pszenyczny beat a screened Matt Zenzola from the left wing boards. Zenzola was in position to make a save should a shot come from the right but the screen in front of him caused him to miss the pass b... Full Story

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Bears Eliminate Pirates in Another Tight Contest

HERSHEY,Pa. - Ryan Stanton talliedthe game-winning and series-clinching goal in a 2-1 victory over the PortlandPirates on Sunday night at GIANT Center. The Bears came back from two series deficits and claimed the AtlanticDivision Semifinals three games to two. Hershey would open the scoring for thefourth consecutive game. Hard workdown low by Liam O'Brien would work the puck free. He found Sean Collins with a pass to the lower right circle,from where Collins would fire a shot across the body of Mike McKenna and overhis glove at 14:19. The Bears nearly added to their leadshortly afterward... Full Story

Parker Hits a Trio of Homers, River Cats Crush Bees Again

Salt Lake City, UT - The River Cats came out swinging on Sunday, crushing the Bees 16-6 in the series finale in Salt Lake. Starter Chris Stratton settled in after a rough first inning to earn his third victory, and the offense again jumped all over the Bees pitching staff to finish off a historic offensive series. This afternoon's hitting clinic was highlighted by a four-hit game from Miguel Olivo and Jarrett Parker's three home runs. The River Cats offense has been on fire since landing in Salt Lake - they've piled up 48 runs over the four games and have collected 72 hits. The red hot o... Full Story

Third Straight Sweep Leads to 11-0 Start for Patriots

Lancaster, PA - The Somerset Patriots (11-0) completed their third straight sweep to start the season as they outlasted the Lancaster Barnstormers (5-6) 11-8 Sunday afternoon at Clipper Magazine Stadium. The Patriots fought for their 11th straight win to extend a league record for most wins to start a season. The offense generated a season-high in runs and hits (19) as the Patriots tallied their fifth come from behind win of the season. Somerset trailed 6-4 after four innings but scored seven of the game's final nine runs. "Guys have been swinging the bat well, but sometimes in baseball, b... Full Story

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The following minor league and alternative professional sports teams on OurSports Central have been viewed the most over the last seven days:
  1. Springfield Falcons - American Hockey League (AHL)
  2. Toledo Walleye - ECHL (ECHL)
  3. Missouri Mavericks - ECHL (ECHL)
  4. Utah Grizzlies - ECHL (ECHL)
  5. Hershey Bears - American Hockey League (AHL)
  6. Tucson - American Hockey League (AHL)
  7. South Carolina Stingrays - ECHL (ECHL)
  8. Portland Thorns FC - National Women's Soccer League (NWSL)
  9. Providence Bruins - American Hockey League (AHL)
  10. Wheeling Nailers - ECHL (ECHL)


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BASEBALL
Affiliated Minor League Baseball
ApL, AzFL, AzL, CalL, CarL, EL, FSL, GCL, IL, ML, MWL, NWL, NYPL, PCL, PL, SAL, SL, TL
College Wood Bat Baseball
Cape Cod, Coastal Plain, FCBL, NECBL, Northwoods, PGCBL, Prospect, TCL, WCL
Independent Minor League Baseball
AA, AtL, Can-Am, FL

BASKETBALL
Men's Minor League Basketball
D-League, NBL Canada
Women's Basketball
WNBA

FOOTBALL
Indoor/Arena Football
AFL, AIF, CIF, CIFL, IFL
Outdoor Football
CFL, FXFL

HOCKEY
Junior Hockey
NAHL, OHL, QMJHL, USHL, WHL
Minor League Hockey
AHL, ECHL, FHL, SPHL
Women's Hockey
NWHL

LACROSSE
Indoor Lacrosse
NLL
Outdoor Lacrosse
MLL

OTHER
Other Sports
PFL, PRO Rugby
Other Women's
NPF, WTT

SOCCER
Indoor Soccer
MASL
Outdoor Soccer
MLS, NASL, USL
Women's Soccer
NWSL