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Stars Wrap Up Regular Season With 1-0 Loss At San Antonio
Texas to Face Milwaukee in the Opening Round of the Calder Cup Playoffs

San Antonio, TX – The Texas Stars (41-29-4-6, 92 points) were defeated by the San Antonio Rampage (40-33-4-3, 87 points) 2-1 on Sunday night in front of 9,909 fans at the AT&T Center. San Antonio goalie Joe Fallon (3-7-0) stopped all 27 Texas shots to preserve the victory in the season finale for both teams. Rampage forward Viktor Tikhonov scored at 6:06 of the first period and San Antonio held on to close out the regular season with a victory. Texas goalie Tyler Beskorowany (7-8-1) stopped 27 of 28 shots in the one-goal loss. Texas will open up the first round of the Calder Cup Playoffs in Milwaukee on Thursday night at 7:00 pm.

The Rampage took a 1-0 lead at 6:06 of the first period after Viktor Tikhonov scored the game’s opening goal. Forward Ned Lukacevic and Nick Ross each had an assist on Tikhonov’s 10th goal of the year. Tikhonov rifled a shot from the high-slot that slipped through traffic and past Texas goalie Tyler Beskorowany for the first lead of the game.

Fans looking for tickets to see the Stars defend their Western Conference crown may call 512 GO-STARS to purchase a playoff strip, which includes tickets for every Texas Stars playoff home game at Cedar Park Center. Fans looking to purchase individual game tickets may do so online at www.ticketmaster.com or by calling TicketMaster at (800) 745-3000.

2011-12 season seat packages 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.



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