Stingrays tie ECHL record with 17th straight win


The South Carolina Stingrays tied the ECHL record with their 17th consecutive win, and in the process set a new League record with their 11th straight road victory, with a 4-0 win at Gwinnett on Friday.

The 17 straight wins ties the record originally set by the Cincinnati Cyclones from Jan. 13-Feb. 29, 2008.

The Stingrays’ streak began with a 7-1 win at Greenville on Feb. 7 and has seen the team outscore its opponents 72-25during the streak.

While the 17 straight wins is tied for longest winning streak in regular-season play in the ECHL’s 27-year history, the Stingrays have a chance to match the longest winning streak ever in the League when they host Gwinnett on Saturday. The Las Vegas Wranglers won 18 straight games – 13 in the regular season and five in the playoffs – from March 10 through April 22, 2007.

LONGEST WINNING STREAK, ONE SEASON
17 – South Carolina Stingrays (Feb. 7,2015-Present)
     – Cincinnati Cyclones (Jan. 13-Feb. 29, 2008)
15 – Victoria Salmon Kings (Dec. 6, 2008-Jan. 10, 2009)
14 – Louisiana IceGators (Nov. 23-Dec. 22, 2001)
     – Knoxville Cherokees (Dec. 28, 1993-Jan. 29, 1994)
13 – South Carolina Stingrays (Nov. 24-Dec. 19, 2009)
     – Las Vegas Wranglers (March 10-April 7, 2007)
12 – nine times, most recent:
       Reading Royals (Jan. 17-Feb. 11, 2015)

LONGEST ROAD WINNING STREAK
11 – South Carolina Stingrays (Feb. 7, 2015-Present)
10 – Long Beach Ice Dogs (Jan. 11-Feb. 17, 2006)
     – Las Vegas Wranglers (Nov. 22-Dec. 31, 2005)
     – South Carolina Stingrays (Nov. 2-Dec. 9, 2000)