Allen Americans Start Tune Up for Their Fourth Straight Playoff Push
The Allen Americans are setting out for their last true road trip of the 2012-2013 campaign before they start the push for their first Miron Cup in franchise history. The Americans have 10 games remaining and then they will begin play in their fourth post season in their four year history. Tickets for the post season will go on sale to the public next Monday, the 11th at 10:00 AM.
The team also released their playoff slogan as mentioned in the press release below:
Allen, Texas – The Allen Americans clinched their 4th straight playoff berth with last Saturday's3-2 win over the Missouri Mavericks, meaning it’s time to introduce the 2012-2013 playoff slogan for the Americans.
In a poll voted on by front office staff and coaches, the Allen Americans are proud to announce today “Rock Your Red” is the new 2012-2013 playoff slogan.
The Americans best Championship run came in 2009-2010, when the team went as far as game six of the Central Hockey League Finals, before being eliminated by Rapid City.
The Americans will begin post-season play in late March. If the playoffs were to begin today, the Americans would face the 8th seeded Quad City Mallards in a best of seven series.
Allen Americans playoff tickets go on sale to the general public on Monday, March 11th at 10:00 am.
The club is also proud to announce the unveiling of their 5th anniversary logo, which will be used in all marketing, media, and team related promotions beginning in the 2013-2014 season. The Americans began play in the Central Hockey League in October of 2009.
Also, Allen celebrated two awards earlier in the week as forward, Jarret Lukin was named the Oakley CHL Player of the Week and rookie netminder, Aaron Dell was named Goalie of the Week. It is the 2nd time Dell has been awarded the honor this season, the first coming back in December.