AMARILLO, TX – The Amarillo Bulls split a pair of games with the Rio Grande Valley Killer Bees over the weekend falling 4-1 on Friday and then winning 2-1 on Saturday. The Bulls remain two points back of the sixth and final playoff spot in the South Division and return home this weekend to face the Odessa Jackalopes on Friday and Saturday at the Budweiser Bull Pen in the Amarillo Civic Center.
HERE IS WHAT’S COMING UP:
MONDAY NIGHT RADIO SHOW: The Amarillo Bulls Radio Show hits the airwaves tonight (Monday) from Seven Bar and Grill located on Soncy Road in Amarillo. Join host Denis J. Puska along with Bulls Head Coach Jon Rogger. Tonight’s guests are defenseman Ben Jentsch and former National Hockey League player Bobby Holik who is in town teaching Bulls’ players.
BULLS NEXT AT HOME
FRIDAY, JAN. 16 AND SATURDAY, JAN. 17 VS. ODESSA JACKALOPES, 7 PM. – Friday is the People’s Federal Credit Union Bobble Head Night for the first 500 fans through the doors. Saturday is Western Night Presented by American Classifieds. The first 500 fans through the doors receive a mini-cowbell. Come out for a meet and great as well as pictures with the characters of Toy Story. Seven Bar and Grill will be giving away another bike to one lucky child.
GOT TICKETS?: Fans can ask about our $5 section, All You Can Eat Seats, and Free Kids Meal Package by visiting the Bulls Office at 301 South Polk or by calling 806-242-1122. Additionally, tickets can be picked up at the Civic Center Box Office and all Panhandle Ticket Outlets including United Supermarkets or online at www.panhandletickets.com.
SEASON TICKETS STILL AVAILABLE: The Amarillo Bulls are offering Season Ticket Special for the end of the season. The package includes 13 games, free post-game skating, guaranteed seat renewal and pick your seats. Pit Prices are $239.33; Glass is $209.30; Red is $108.83; Silver prices are $137.80 and Child Seats are just $101.66 excluding the pit and front row. Call today at 806-242-1122 and let us know how we can help.
BROADCAST OPTIONS: Both games will air on CBS Sportsradio 1440, online at www.amarillobulls.com and on PPV courtesy of Fast Hockey, beginning with the Wayland Baptist University Warm Up Show at 6:40 pm. Amarillo Bulls Hockey Presented By Westgate Mall follows at 7 pm.
RIO GRANDE VALLEY KILLER BEES 4 – AMARILLO BULLS 1: The Bulls fell behind to Rio Grande Valley 3-0 before Cody Gylling replied on the power play from Kasper Emanuelsson and Will Harrison. The Bulls pulled their goaltender in the final minute but failed to get any closer.
AMARILLO BULLS 2 – RIO GRANDE VALLEY KILLER BEES 1: All of the scoring was done in the first period as Charlie Combs scored 16 seconds into the game and then Riley Christensen fired home the game winner later in the stanza. Addison Runey collected an assist on the Christensen marker. Goaltender Anton Martinsson stopped 28 of 29 shots he faced.