Samson O&G Closes Asset Sale, Sets Frac Date for Earl Well

Samson O&G has closed its previously announced sale of gas assets in the Jonah and Lookout Wash Fields in Green River Basin, Wyoming for $6.3 million to a group of private buyers, with an effective date of January 1, 2011. Samson's cash balance following this transaction stands at US $73.3 million.

Samson has also been advised that a frac date has been set for the Earl #1-13H well and it is expected that frac operations will commence Monday April 4th. Earl #1-13H was previously drilled to a measured total depth of 17,342 feet, and a 5,700 foot liner set in the horizontal section. This horizontal section will be fracced with 20 stages and the treatment is expected to place 2.3 million pounds of proppant. This operation will take approximately five days.