AMARILLO, TX – What a weekend for the Amarillo Bulls as they collected their first series sweep of the season taking two from the Corpus Christi IceRays 5-2 and 2-1 in overtime. The Bulls improved their record to 3-7-2 and return to the road this weekend to face the Odessa Jackalopes this Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 7 pm.
Here is a look ahead:
RADIO SHOW TONIGHT AT 6: From insightful interviews to a pre-scout of the next opponent up, you can find that and more every Monday with the Amarillo Bulls Radio Show. Fans can drop by Seven Bar and Grill located on Soncy Road in Amarillo to listen to the show in person and have some great food. Host Denis J. Puska is joined by the Bulls Coaching Staff Matt Nicholson (Head Coach) and Tony Attanucci (Assistant Coach) and tonight’s player guests Nick Bohatiuk and Riley DeFazio. Tune in on CBS Sports Radio 1440 and online at www.amarillobulls.com.
BULLS HIT THE ROAD AGAIN: It’s back on the road this weekend for the Amarillo Bulls as they travel to West Texas to take on the Odessa Jackalopes at Ector County Coliseum for a trio of games. The face off for action on Thursday, Friday and Saturday is 7 pm. Fans can listen live on CBS Sports Radio 1440, online at www.amarillobulls.com and on PPV courtesy of Fast Hockey.
HOME ACTION NOT FAR AWAY: The Amarillo Bulls have back to back home weekends ahead at the Budweiser Bull Pen in the Amarillo Civic Center. It begins on Friday, Oct. 30 and Saturday Oct. 31 against the Lone Star Brahmas at 7 pm. The home stand rolls on Friday, Nov. 6 and Saturday, Nov. 7 versus the Wichita Falls Wildcats also at 7 pm.
TICKETS, TICKETS: Tickets to upcoming home games can be purchased at the Bulls Office located at 301 South Polk or by calling 242-1122. Fans can also grab tickets at the Civic Center Box Office and all Panhandle Ticket Outlets including United Supermarkets or online at www.panhandletickets.com. For more information on Season Tickets, (Full or Half), 10-Game Flex Packs, and Group Tickets please call 242-1122.
GOLDEN WEEKEND FOR AMARILLO YOUTH HOCKEY: The Amarillo Squirt Bulls (9 and Under Division) won the El Paso Rhinos tournament over the weekend defeating the Odessa Jr. Jackalopes 5-3 in the championship game. For further information check out www.amarillohockey.com.
AMARILLO BULLS 5 – CORPUS CHRISTI ICERAYS 2: The Amarillo Bulls scored three goals in the first 40 minutes and went on to beat the IceRays on home ice this past Friday night. Nick Bohatiuk scored twice for the Bulls, while Joey Molinaro, George Mika and Michael Forman had the others. Anton Martinsson stopped 39 of 41 shots he faced.
AMARILLO BULLS 2 – CORPUS CHRISTI ICERYAS 1, OVERTIME: Johan Lundgren notched the game winning goal 1:53 into overtime to lift the Bulls to a dramatic win over the IceRays. Joey Molinaro gave Amarillo a 1-0 lead in the first period. Goaltender Martinsson again was the story stopping 41 of 42 shots he faced.