Owatonna express nahl.gif

The Owatonna Express were a Junior A ice hockey team in the North American Hockey League's central division, and played out of Four Seasons Centre in Owatonna, Minnesota.

History[edit | edit source]

The franchise first played as the Owatonna Express in Owatonna, Minnesota, in 2008 replacing the recently relocated Southern Minnesota Express. The Express played their home games at the Four Seasons Centre at the Steele County Fairgrounds.[1] The Express played in the Central Division for three season from 2008-2011 until the team was sold to the Odessa Jackalopes in 2011.[2]

Regular Season Records[edit | edit source]

Season GP W L OTL Pts GF GA PIM Finish Playoffs
Owatonna Express
2008–09 58 29 24 5 63 214 189 812 3rd of 5, Central Lost in 2nd Round
2009–10 58 32 22 4 68 188 190 843 2nd of 5, Central Lost in 1st Round
2010–11 58 32 19 7 71 175 179 985 3rd of 6, Central Lost Div. Semifinals

Playoffs[edit | edit source]

  • 2009
First Round – Owatonna Express defeated North Iowa Outlaws, 3-games-to-1
Second Round – Bismarck Bobcats defeated Owatonna Express, 3-games-to-2
  • 2010
First Round – Alexandria Blizzard defeated Owatonna Express, 3-games-to-1
  • 2011
Division Semifinals – Coulee Region Chill defeated Owatonna Express, 3-games-to-1

External links[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Express sold, will move to Texas after season. Owatonna People's Press (2011-02-28). Retrieved on 2011-03-02.
  2. NAHL approves sale, relocation of Owatonna membership. NAHL. Retrieved on May 8, 2011.

This page uses content from Wikipedia. The original article was at Owatonna Express. The list of authors can be seen in the page history. As with Ice Hockey Wiki, the text of Wikipedia is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike License 3.0 (Unported) (CC-BY-SA).

Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.