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TWO CHANCES – NO WINS – ROAD WARRIORS LOSE SECOND STRAIGHT TO GLADIATORS

Greenville Road Warriors      VERSUS      Gwinnett Gladiators

BY: Ray Schmitt, Voice of the Greenville Road Warriors

The Greenville Road Warriors lost in their final meeting of the season with the Gwinnett Gladiators, 3-2, on Saturday night at the BI-LO Center. The loss dropped Greenville’s record to 40-23-6.

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GWINNETT STANDS IN THE WAY AS WARRIORS LOOK TO RUN THEM OVER TO THE PLAYOFFS

Ray SchmittBY: Ray Schmitt, Voice of the Greenville Road Warriors

The Battle of I-85 between the Greenville Road Warriors and Gwinnett Gladiators has reached its pinnacle with tonight’s game in Greenville kicking off the final two-game series of the season between the clubs.

The Road Warriors (40-22-5, 85 pts.) host Gwinnett (38-18-11, 87 pts.) today for the 16th of 17 meetings between the clubs this season. Fans can follow the action by watching on America One or listening at  Greenvilleroadwarriors.com. Greenville is 7-6-2 this season against the Gladiators which includes a 6-1-0 mark at the BI-LO Center. The Road Warriors have lost their last three games to Gwinnett including a 3-1 setback on March 6 in Greenville which broke the Road Warriors’ nine-game home winning streak against the Gladiators. Despite that loss, Greenville has been a dominant team at home against Gwinnett and has out-scored its rival by a 26-16 margin in their seven prior games. Dating back to last season the Road Warriors are 12-4-0 at home against Gwinnett.

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ROAD WARRIORS WEEKLY RELEASE: 3/19-3/26/12

Greenville Road WarriorsBY: Ray Schmitt, Voice of the Greenville Road Warriors

With two weeks left in the regular season the Road Warriors have locked up a playoff berth. With five games remaining they are still very much in the hunt for the top seed in the Eastern Conference.

Record: 40-22-5, 85 pts., 2nd place South Division Continue reading

FIRST PLACE ON THE LINE IN GWINNETT

Ray SchmittBy: Ray Schmitt, Voice of the Greenville Road Warriors

Today the Greenville Road Warriors wrap up a three-in-three weekend by paying a visit to the Gwinnett Gladiators. It will be the second time this week that Greenville and Gwinnett meet with first place in the Eastern Conference on the line.

The Road Warriors (38-21-4, 80 pts.) visit Gwinnett (35-17-11, 81 pts.) today for the 14th of 17 meetings between the clubs this season. Fans can follow the action by watching America One or listening at Greenvilleroadwarriors.com. Greenville is looking to take down Gwinnett tonight and snap a four-game losing streak (0-3-1) at the Arena at Gwinnett Center. The last time Greenville won here was a 4-2 triumph on October 22, 2011. Including their inaugural season, the Road Warriors are 5-8-1 in Gwinnett.

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WARRIORS HOPE TO TELL GWINNETT TO KISS-OFF ON VALENTINE’S DAY

Ray SchmittBY: Ray Schmitt, Voice of the Greenville Road Warriors

On Valentine’s Day it will be anything but a love-fest at the BI-LO Center with the Road Warriors hosting the Gwinnett Gladiators. The Gladiators come to town for Greenville’s fourth of six straight home games.

The Road Warriors (29-18-3, 61 pts.) host Gwinnett (27-12-11, 64 pts.) today for the 12th of 17 meetings this season between the clubs. Fans can follow the action by watching live on America One or listening at Greenvilleroadwarriors.com. The Road Warriors are 6-4-1 this season against the Gladiators and 16-11-1 overall in their history against Gwinnett. Greenville is 2-1-0 so far on its six-game home stand and 7-2-1 in its last 10 home games. Four of those seven victories have come against Gwinnett which has the fewest road wins (8) out of any team in the South Division. The Gladiators are embarking on a run of seven straight games on the road.

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WARRIORS LOOK TO DULL THE STING OF THE RAYS

Ray SchmittBY: Ray Schmitt, Voice of the Greenville Road Warriors

Tonight the Greenville Road Warriors wrap up a stretch of 13 consecutive games against South Division foes by visiting the Low-Country to take on the South Carolina Stingrays.

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BOUNCING BACK FOR ROADIES

Ray SchmittBY: Ray Schmitt, Voice of the Greenville Road Warriors

Tonight the Greenville Road Warriors get their second crack at the division-leading Gwinnett Gladiators in as many nights as they travel to the Arena at Gwinnett Center for their fifth of six straight road games.

The Road Warriors (26-17-2, 54 pts.) visit Gwinnett (24-12-10, 58 pts.) today for the 11th of 17 meetings this season between the clubs. Fans can follow the action by watching live on America One or listening at Greenvilleroadwarriors.com.  The Road Warriors are 6-4-0 this season against the Gladiators and 16-11-0 overall in their history against Gwinnett. After splitting a pair of back-to-back games with Gwinnett in Duluth in mid-October, the Road Warriors have found the sledding much tougher on the road against Gwinnett and have lost three straight there. Gwinnett’s defense has been largely responsible for the Road Warriors’ defeats as it has limited Greenville to an average of 1.25 goals per game in the Gladiators’ four victories on home ice. Greenville scored four goals in its lone victory in Duluth on October 22.

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SHUT OUT BY GLADIATORS

Greenville Road Warriors VERSUS      Gwinnett Gladiators

BY: Ray Schmitt, Voice of the Greenville Road Warriors

Despite their best efforts, the Greenville Road Warriors could not score on Friday night in Gwinnett and fell 3-0 to the Gladiators. The loss dropped Greenville to 26-17-2 on the season.

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ROAD WARRIORS WEEKLY RELEASE: 1/30 – 2/5/12

Ray SchmittBY: Ray Schmitt, Voice of the Greenville Road Warriors

The Greenville Road Warriors lived up to their nickname last week as they claimed three consecutive road victories over the Florida Everblades and reached a season-high five straight wins overall. They’ll try to keep the momentum rolling this week with a pair of games against the Gwinnett Gladiators in Duluth, Georgia.

Record: 26-16-2, 54 pts., 2nd place South Division

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ROAD WARRIORS LEAVING LOSING IN THE REAR VIEW MIRROR

Greenville Road Warriors  VERSUS     Gwinnett Gladiators

BY: Ray Schmitt, Voice of the Greenville Road Warriors

The Greenville Road Warriors earned a 4-2 win over the Gwinnett Gladiators on Saturday night to snap their three-game losing streak. The win improved Greenville’s record to 22-16-2.

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It took some time and 11 shots on goal in the first period, but the Road Warriors broke the ice against Gwinnett with a power play goal at 17:33 of the frame. It was Bowers’ 10th goal of the season and it broke an 0-for-12 stretch on the power play for the Road Warriors against Gwinnett. The Road Warriors had to kill off a Gwinnett power play earlier in the period to allow for Bowers’ marker to give them the lead. Gwinnett managed two shots on the advantage, as part of their five in the period, but goalie Bryan Hince kept the Gladiators’ attackers at bay.

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