Rivermen's Payne promoted to head coach

AHL News
07-08-2008, 05:00 PM
The St. Louis Blues announced today that Davis Payne has been named head coach of the AHL’s Peoria Rivermen, becoming the third bench boss in franchise history. Payne, 37, spent last season as an assistant coach for the Rivermen. Prior to joining Peoria, he spent four seasons as head coach of the ECHL's Alaska Aces, leading them to the 2006 Kelly Cup championship.

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