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Riley Cup Champions

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Presented to the playoff champion of the ECHL from 1989 through 1996. Named in recognition of Jack Riley, who was a player, coach, general manager and scout, and one of the most respected names in hockey. Riley was President of the American Hockey League from 1964-67 and was then a scout for the Pittsburgh Penguins until being named Commissioner of the Southern Hockey League in 1975.

1996    Charlotte defeated Jacksonville, 4 games to 0
1995    Richmond defeated Greensboro, 4 games to 1
1994    Toledo defeated Raleigh, 4 games to 1
1993    Toledo defeated Wheeling, 4 games to 2
1992    Hampton Roads defeated Louisville, 4 games to 0
1991    Hampton Roads defeated Greensboro, 4 games to 1
1990    Greensboro defeated Winston-Salem, 4 games to 1
1989    Carolina defeated Johnstown, 4 games to 3