AMARILLO, TX – The Amarillo Bulls dropped back to back games at the hands of the Wichita Falls Wildcats over the weekend 4-1 and 8-0 at the Budweiser Bull Pen in the Amarillo Civic Center. It was their fourth and fifth losses in a row. The Bulls are back on home ice this weekend hosting the rival Odessa Jackalopes on Friday and Saturday at 7 pm.
The Week Ahead:
RADIO SHOW TONIGHT – it's the Amarillo Bulls Radio Show from Seven Bar and Grill located on Soncy Road in Amarillo. One lucky fan could win an autographed jersey by coming out and filling out a ballot. The show airs from 6 to 7 pm. Our guests tonight are newcomer Mykyta Sheptytsky and Tyler Hall as well as Head Coach Matt Nicholson and Assistant Tony Attanucci. Listen live in person or on CBS Sports Radio 1440 and online at www.amarillobulls.com.
ODESSA JACKALOPES @ AMARILLO BULLS, FRIDAY & SATURDAY AT 7 PM: On Friday, it’s Star Wars Night Presented By Hastings with Help from Yellow City Comic-Con and in support of The Children's Miracle Network. Ticket specials include $12 Red and Silver tickets with $4 of every ticket purchased to benefit Children's Miracle Network. There will be 500 T-Shirts will be given away. A Star Wars Adult and Child Costume Contest, a special prize will also be given away and don’t miss a Wookie Call Contest. SATURDAY – is Suddenlink Night and one lucky fan could win internet for a month. One lucky child may win a bike courtesy of Seven Bar and Grill.
GOT TICKETS? To get yours go to the Bulls Office located at 301 South Polk or by calling 806-242-1122. Tickets may also be purchased at the Civic Center Box Office and all Panhandle Ticket Locations.
BROADCAST OPTIONS: Fans can tune into the action live on CBS Sports Radio 1440, online at www.amarillobulls.com and on PPV with Fast Hockey, beginning with the Wayland Baptist University Warm Up Show at 6:40 pm. Denis J. Puska has the hard hitting action at 7 pm.
WICHITA FALLS 4 – AMARILLO BULLS 1: Joey Molinaro scored the game’s first goal as the Bulls raced out to a 1-0 advantage from George Mika and Phil Fromberger. The Wildcats scored the next four straight including two early in the third period to bust the game wide-open. The Bulls were 6 for 6 in penalty killing.
WICHITA FALLS 8 – AMARILLO BULLS 0: It was a close game through the first 30 minutes with the Bulls trailing 2-0 and on par with the Wildcats in shots on goal. Wichita Falls netted two power play goals 30 seconds apart and then tacked on a fifth goal to put the game out of reach.