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PEORIA RIVERMEN EDGE TEXAS 2-0
Stars host Peoria Rivermen at 7:30 pm on Tuesday

Cedar Park, TX - The Texas Stars (3-2-0-0, 6 points) were defeated by the Peoria Rivermen (7-1-0-0, 14 points) 2-0 on Saturday night in front of 4,438 fans at Cedar Park Center. Peoria rookie goalie Jake Allen (2-0-0) made 36 saves on the night for his first career shutout. Peoria’s Nicholas Drazenovic and Phil McRae both scored to lead the Rivermen to their seventh straight win. Texas goalie Brent Krahn (3-2-0) stopped 17 shots in the defeat. The Stars will host Peoria at 7:30 pm on Tuesday night.

Peoria center Nicholas Drazenovic scored the lone first-period goal quickly in the first period at 3:37. His sixth goal of the season was assisted by defensemen Derek Peltier and Ian Cole for the 1-0 lead.

After a scoreless second period, center Phil McRae tallied the second Peoria goal with 3:26 remaining in the third period. McRae’s fourth of the year was set up by Brennan Evans for the 2-0 final.

The Stars will conclude a five-game home stand on Tuesday with the Peoria at 7:30 pm. Every Tuesday, fans may bring in any H-E-B store brand non-perishable food product to receive a $5.00 discount off the ticket price. After a pair of road games, the Stars return home Saturday, October 30th to face the Houston Aeros at 7:00 pm. The Texas Stars will host the first ever “Pink in the Rink Night” at Cedar Park Center presented by Cedar Park Regional Medical Center. The first 2,500 fans will receive a pink aluminum water bottle. Texas Stars players will also wear pink in the rink themed jerseys to raise breast cancer awareness, which will be auctioned off after the game with 50 percent of the proceeds donated to the Austin Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure®. Also, $2.00 of every individual and group ticket sold for the game will be donated to the Komen Austin Affiliate®. The State Farm Family Four pack is available for every Saturday home game at Cedar Park Center. Fans may purchase four tickets, four hot dogs and four sodas for $44.00.

Individual tickets for all games are on sale now. Tickets are available online at www.TexasStarsHockey.com or by calling 512.GO.STARS (467.8277). Season ticket packages to see the Stars play in their second season at the Cedar Park Center are on sale now. For more information on Texas Stars season tickets call (512) GO-STARS (467-8277) or visit www.TexasStarsHockey.com. Anyone interested in purchasing season tickets, suites, group tickets or mini-plans may call the Texas Stars front office.


--Texas Stars--
Posted on 10/23/10

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