Maverick Reports Big Foot Success

Maverick Energy Group, Ltd, along with the other members of Z2, is pleased to announce the successful drilling of two new Olmos "D" wells in its Big Foot Field in Frio County, Texas. Logs indicate in excess of 20 feet of pay in each of the two wells. These are the first two wells in Maverick's, as a member of Z2, redevelopment program with Z2's recent $40 million funding.

Maverick is the Operator of the field and owns an 11.5% member interest in Z2, the owner of the Big Foot Field.

Maverick anticipates that both of the above mentioned wells will be completed and in production by the end of January. Maverick also should begin the drilling of the third Z2 well by the end of January.

Maverick Energy Group, Ltd is the operator of the "Big Foot Field" in West Texas originally developed by Royal Dutch Shell (RDS-A) and recently valued at approximately $19 million. It has approximately 300 wells in the field of which approximately 240 are presently revenue producing. Maverick is also the proprietary owner and operator of several producing natural gas fields and owns additional natural gas leases in West Virginia. The President of Maverick also serves as the Chief Financial Officer of Z2, LLC.