NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Jackalopes end series with Brahmas with a loss

The Odessa Jackalopes ended up going 2-3 in its three-game series against the North American Hockey League South Division leaders Lone Star after losing 2-1 Saturday at Ector County Coliseum.
The Jackalopes fell behind in the first period after a goal by Luke Johnson (who had two goals for the night).
Johnson added his second goal early in the second period on a power play for a two-goal advantage for the visitors.
Tyler German got Odessa on the board in the second period on a power play goal but the Jackalopes were unable to complete the comeback.
Odessa will now be off for a week before returning next week against Shreveport in a three-game series starting Dec. 31 at Ector County Coliseum.