ODESSA, TX – The Odessa Jackalopes, proud members of the North American Hockey League, are pleased to announce that Jacks forward Brandon Tucker was named South Division's second Star of the Week. Tucker had five points (three goals, two assists) in four games in the NAHL showcase, with two game-winning goals and a +3 rating.
Tucker a Colorado, Springs native was acquired by the Jackalopes in the 5th round of the 2015 NAHL Draft, #92 overall. Last year, Tucker had 23 points (10 goals, 13 assists) in 22 games with the Phoenix Jr. Coyotes AAA U18.
Jacks goaltender Gunner Rivers was named an honorable mention, going 2-0 in Blaine with a 1.50 GAA and a .942 SV%.
In 2015-16, the Odessa Jackalopes embark upon their fifth season in the North American Hockey League and 19 th in the Permian Basin. Season tickets are on sale now! To reserve your seats, contact the Jackalopes' ticket office today at 432-552-7825 or log on towww.jackalopes.org for more information.
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