Jacks beat Mudbugs 2-1 in home opener

ODESSA, TX— Sixteen seconds was all it took for the Jackalopes to get the home crowd into the game. A crowd that had not seen their team in over a month since the season started just needed sixteen seconds to get on their feet and cheer. Sixteen seconds in Carl Skarstrom, after having his centering […]

Odessa drops third straight to Lone Star in high scoring affair

NORTH RICHLAND HILLS, TX— The Odessa Jackalopes ended their weekend road trip against the Lone Star Brahmas with a 7-5 loss to Lone Star, their third straight loss to the Brahmas this season. For the first period on Saturday night it was almost déjà vu. The Jackalopes had a strong start sending multiple shots on […]

Jacks fall to Lone Star 3-1 after two-week break

NORTH RICHLAND HILLS, TX- Losing 3-1 on the road was not necessarily the way the Odessa Jackalopes wanted to start their October. Despite a quick start to the game, the Jackalopes could not capitalize on several early chances. Instead it was the Brahmas who rallied and struck first in the later stages of the first. […]

Lone Star stymies Jackalopes 3-0

NORTH RICHLAND HILLS, TX— The Jackalopes had opportunities, but unlike last night they were unable to capitalize on them. Instead it was Lone Star who capitalized on three unanswered goals in the second period to defeat Odessa 3-0 in the final game of the weekend series between the two teams. After a scoreless first period, […]

Jacks defeat Lone Star 3-1

NORTH RICHMOND HILLS, TX — After a scoreless first period, the Jackalopes were able to out-battle the Lone Star Brahmas 3-1 in regulation. The Jackalopes struck first late in the 2nd period as Kyle Herbster was able to get a stick on a rebound in front and back-hand the puck into the back of the […]

Jackalopes fall to Magicians 2-0

BLAINE, MN— It was a goaltender’s duel almost from the very start as CJ Hapward and Ethan Haider for Minnesota. Unfortunately for Odessa it was Haider who emerged victorious as the Jackalopes (2-4-1) fell to the Minnesota Magicians (3-1-0) by a score of 2-0. The first period saw some great chances for both teams but […]

Comeback ends in controversy as Jackalopes fall to Jr. Blues 3-2

BLAINE, MN—For the second time in two games, the Jackalopes attempted a third period comeback down 3-1 entering the final period. But instead of ending in celebration, as had been the case against New Jersey, this comeback ended in controversy as a last second goal by James Crossman was waved off by the officials on […]

James Crossman commits to DI Brown University

Blaine,  MN — Fresh off of his first victory back as a member of the Odessa Jackalopes James Crossman verbally committed to Brown University on Thursday night. The defenseman from Cherry Hills, Colorado was a constant force on the blue line last year for Odessa, notching seven goals along with 27 assists for 34 points […]

Jackalopes mount third period rally to defeat New Jersey 4-3

BLAINE, MN – Before the game on Thursday, James Crossman said that this is “a special group” when asked about his teammates this season, both familiar and new. After today Crossman’s assessment may have been validated as the Odessa Jackalopes (2-2-1) mounted a four-goal third period comeback to defeat the New Jersey Titans (3-1-0) 4-3 […]

Jacks fall to Bruins 4-3 in first game at 2018 NAHL Showcase

BLAINE, MN – The Odessa Jackalopes (1-2-1) opened their four-game series at the 2018 North American Hockey League Showcase with a frustrating loss the Austin Bruins (1-0-0) by a score of 4-3. For the third time this season the Jackalopes scored first, off a brilliant play by Rex Moe down low who fed the puck […]