Wranglers shut down Brahmas in Friday fight night, win 5-to-2

North Richland Hills, Tx: The Amarillo Wranglers notched their third consecutive victory with a 5-to-2 win over the Lone Star Brahmas. However, the game would turn in the third period with big hits and a line brawl halfway through the final frame.  Amarillo would break the ice with a Dominick Schimizzi power-play goal at the 11:31 […]

Wranglers battle back to force overtime, sweep Mudbugs in shootout

Shreveport, LA– The Wranglers complete the comeback with a shootout victory 3-to-2 to sweep the defending Robertson Cup champion Mudbugs. Amarillo would start the game with most of the possession time and would not allow Shreveport to get to the offensive zone. The Wranglers would break the ice around the seven-minute mark when Glebs Prohorenkovs […]

Wranglers take down Mudbugs in Shreveport with 3-to-1 win

Shreveport, LA– The Amarillo Wranglers used a strong performance from goaltender Max Gutjahr to defeat the Mudbugs      3-to-1. The Wranglers opened the scoring when Kristaps Skrastins buried his tenth goal of the season with a power-play tally just 5:13 into the first period. Amarillo would double the lead with another power-play goal this […]

Skrastins becomes first player to commit in Wranglers history; signs with UNH

Amarillo, Tx– Kristaps Skrastins announced his commitment to the University of New Hampshire, becoming the first player in the young Wranglers franchise to make a college commitment. The forward from Riga, Latvia, has garnered plenty of attention through the first month of the season, collecting 15 points in the first eight games in a Wrangler’s […]

Wranglers, Window on a Wider World making big impact on area schools

Basketballs and dodgeballs collide as children hurry around the noisy gym looking to help their team captained by a Wranglers player to victory. At first glance, this trip looks like nothing more than time for hockey players to create chaos and memories for young school children, but there is a much more meaningful goal to […]

Wranglers fall Friday, look to split series with Wichita Falls

The Wranglers ran into a high-powered Warriors offense who would score just 30 seconds into Friday night’s game. The Wranglers would not be able to recover and would drop Friday’s game 6-to-1. Amarillo goalie Max Gutjahr dealt with bad bounces in the first period after making acrobatic saves but eventually surrendered three goals in the […]

Weekend Preview: Wichita Falls Warriors

Headline:  The Amarillo Wranglers hit the road this weekend with a series against the Wichita Falls Warriors at Kay Yeager Coliseum. The Warriors have a 2-3-1 record for five points in the South division while Amarillo enters the weekend with a 5-1 record and sits atop the division with 10 points. By The Numbers:  The […]

Wranglers Weekend Recap: Home Opening Weekend Sweep of the Rhinos

The Amarillo Wranglers started off their home schedule with a weekend sweep of the El Paso Rhinos winning Friday night 4-to-3 and Saturday night 5-to-1. In Friday night’s contest, the Wranglers got two goals from Defenseman Bryson Russell. Nikolas Campbell and Kristaps Skrastins also picked up goals. Wranglers goalie Max Gutjahr made 28 saves to […]

Skrastins’ Showcase performance earns him ‘Star of the Week’

Amarillo, Tx– The Wranglers forward had eight goals and an assist in the four-game NAHL Showcase in Blaine, Mn last week. The nine-point outing earned Skrastins the South division’s ‘Star of the Week’ award. “I wasn’t expecting but I was hoping for a really good performance.” Kristaps Skrastins said. “I was really happy about how […]

Wranglers bounce back Saturday morning, take down Generals 4-to-3

Blaine, MN– The Amarillo Wranglers finished the 2021 NAHL Showcase with a 4-to-3 victory over the Northeast Generals to post a 3-and-1 record to start the season. The Wranglers would break the ice halfway through the opening period when defenseman Michael Spinner buried a power-play goal at the 7:45 mark of the period. Northeast would […]