The Road to the Robertson Cup National Championship faces off in the Texas Panhandle this coming weekend as the Amarillo Bulls make their return to the postseason for first time since the 2013-14 season.
The Bulls will host the Corpus Christi IceRays in the South Division Semi-Final Series. The two teams met once in the postseason back in 2012-13 with the Bulls taking the series in four games en route to the National Title.
The opening game of the South Division Semi-Final Series is set for this Friday, April 12 at 7 p.m. at the Budweiser Bull Pen in the Amarillo Civic Center. Doors will open at 5:30 p.m. so fans can avoid the paid parking. The game is sponsored by Amarillo Civic Center Complex, and the first 1,000 fans receive a free rally towel and the first 200 fans get free hotdogs.
Game two of the Best-of-Five Series is set for Saturday, April 13 at a special start time of 6 p.m. The first 500 fans receive a Bulls team poster.
The series will then shift to South Texas and American Bank Center for Game three on Thursday, April 18 at 7:05 pm. If a fourth game is necessary it will take place on Friday, April 19 also at 7:05 p.m. Should the series go the limit of five games, then that contest would take place on Monday, April 22 at 7:05 pm.
The Bulls will hold playoff rallies all this week to get fans excited about the return to the Robertson Cup Playoffs. The next rally is on Thursday, April 11 at Pop Stop on Western from 4:30 to 6 p.m.
During the rallies, fans can come by and meet the Bulls players and register to win playoff tickets.
Fans can tune into all of the action of the South Division Semi-Final Series on 107.1 Nash Icon, www.amarillobulls.com/listen and on PPV with Hockey TV beginning with Prelude To The Playoffs Presented By Fit Omni on Friday at 6:30 and Saturday at 5:30 p.m. with Denis J. Puska.
Tickets for Games 1 and 2 are available at the Bulls Office located at 301 South Polk, Civic Center Box Office and all Panhandle Ticket locations including United Supermarkets or online at www.amarillobulls.com/tickets and www.panhandletickets.com.