The new mascot of the newly rebranded Shreveport-Bossier Captains: Captain Jack.
The new mascot for the Shreveport-Bossier Captains (independent; American Association): Captain Jack, who was announced during the first intermission of the Bossier-Shreveport Mudbugs’ 4-1 win over the Texas Brahmas at the CenturyTel Center in Bossier City. Jack took a lap around the ice before meeting up with his new friends Clawed and Lil’ Bugger, the Mudbugs’ mascots.
Jeff Thigpen of Bossier City was announced as the winner of the Captains and Shreveport Times Name the Mascot contest, which had more than 150 entries. He will receive a grand prize pack consisting of four season tickets, four authentic game caps, and will participate in the Captains Opening Night ceremonies on May 19. The other 15 people who submitted “Jack” will receive consolation prizes.