The Spirit earned their first victory of the season on Thursday evening, defeating the Point Mallard Ducks by a final score of 6-4 at Spirit Ice Arena in College Station. The Ducks responded by defeating the Spirit in the Friday night rematch in a tightly contested 4-2 game. The following evening, the Spirit traveled to Euless to face off against the Jr. Stars in another tight contest in which they fell by a final score of 6-5.
Coming up this week, the Louisiana Drillers arrive in College Station for a two game set on Friday and Saturday at Spirit Ice Arena. In the previous two meetings between the teams, the Drillers defeated the Spirit at their home rink in Lafayette, Louisiana.