Special teams shine in 5-to-2 win over El Paso

El Paso, Tx– The Wranglers used a 3-for-3 performance on the powerplay to propel themselves to a 5-to-2 victory Friday night in El Paso. Amarillo would start the scoring halfway through the opening period when the Rhinos took the game’s first penalty. Rihards Simanovics cashed in for his ninth goal of the season at 10:36 of […]

New faces bolster Wranglers lineup in second half of season

Amarillo, Tx– Fans who watched the Wranglers series in New Mexico this previous weekend may have noticed some new names in the mix. Amid injuries, the Wranglers have added new players to gear up for a playoff push in the last 26 games. Amarillo has added Jonathan Barker and Ronan Walsh from the Aberdeen Wings and […]

Simanovics, Zap named to Top Prospects roster

Amarillo, Tx– Rihards Simanovics and Roman Zap have been selected for the 2023 NAHL Top Prospects roster.  The number of players each NAHL team is sending to the tournament, in which four teams from the four NAHL divisions: Central, East, Midwest, and South, will each play in two game games, was based on each team’s winning […]

Wranglers take down Ice Wolves in overtime thriller

Albuquerque, NM– Amarillo would overcome a bruising 60 minutes to take down the Ice Wolves 3-to-2 in overtime. The Wranglers would open the scoring just 3:29 into the game when Jack Ivey threw the puck on goal. New Mexico goalie Carsen Stokes made the initial save, but Ben Ivey located the rebound and slid the […]

Clafton makes 33 saves in Shutout win over Odessa

Amarillo, Tx– The Wranglers used a 33-save performance from goaltender Carter Clafton to secure a 1-to-0 win Friday night over the visiting Odessa Jackalopes. The weekend matchup between Amarillo and Odessa signals the last two games for the Wranglers’ ten-game homestand before playing seven straight games on the road. Over 2,500 fans witnessed an exciting goalie […]

Simanovics representing the Amarillo Wranglers at 2023 World Junior Championships

Wranglers defenseman Rihards Simanovics makes history as the first Wrangler to play in IIHF World Junior Championships.  Simanovics represents team Latvia in the 2023 World Juniors in Halifax and Nova Scotia, Canada. Rihards played in the WJC last summer before arriving in Amarillo.  “The Amarillo Wranglers are very proud of Rihards for being able to […]

Wranglers top Rhinos 4-to-1 Saturday night

Amarillo, Tx– The Wranglers use a strong opening period to cruise to a 4-to-1 victory over El Paso Saturday night. Over 2,000 fans piled into the Budweiser Bullpen for the Wranglers Teddy Bear Toss night and were treated to an exciting showdown. Nikolas Campbell would get the honor of the teddy bear goal to open the […]

Wranglers outlast Mudbugs in 5-to-4 final Saturday night

Amarillo, Tx– The Wranglers end the weekend with a thrilling 5-to-4 victory over Shreveport Saturday night. The night started in favor of Shreveport, who tallied two goals in the first three minutes of the game with goals from Eric Vitale and Nick Marino. The slow start would have the Wranglers pull starting goalie Carter Clafton for […]

Wranglers grab a point in thrilling OT showdown in Odessa

Odessa, Tx– The Wranglers pick up a point in an exciting 4-to-3 loss in overtime Friday night in Odessa. The Jackalopes broke the ice 33 seconds after Ryan Mansfield beat Carter Clafton to open the scoring. Odessa would continue to pepper shots on the Wranglers’ goalie and double their lead at 4:47 of the first period […]

Wranglers take 5-to-1 victory Friday night

Amarillo, Tx– The Wranglers’ offense would come alive Friday night to propel Amarillo to a 5-to-1 victory over the El Paso Rhinos. Amarillo would break the ice early when Ben Ivey connected for his second goal of the season just 60 seconds into the game. The Wranglers would control play for most of the period, […]