HOUSTON, Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sanchez Energy Corporation (NYSE: SN) today announced that the well results for the Sante North 1H well that were filed with the Texas Railroad Commission indicating that the well produced 150 barrels of oil, 104,000 cubic feet of natural gas and 766 barrels of water during a 24-hour test on January 26, 2014 were based on a partial well test. Sanchez Energy noted that, out of the 22 stages of the Sante North 1H well that had been fracture stimulated, only seven plugs had been successfully drilled out at the time of the filing. The Company encountered mechanical difficulties when attempting to drill out the remaining plugs due to problematic downhole conditions. Sanchez Energy expects to have a rig back on location in early March to resume drilling out the remaining plugs and returning the well to production.
Sanchez Energy Corporation is an independent exploration and production company focused on the acquisition and development of unconventional oil resources in the onshore U.S. Gulf Coast with a current focus on the Eagle Ford Shale where the Company has assembled approximately 120,000 net acres. The Company also has approximately 40,000 net acres targeting the Tuscaloosa Marine Shale.
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Such statements are subject to a number of assumptions, risks and uncertainties, many of which are beyond the control of Sanchez Energy, which may cause actual results to differ materially from those implied or expressed by the forward-looking statements, including, but not limited to its ability to continue drilling and complete the cleaning of the Santa North 1H well, failure to continue to produce oil and gas at historical rates, costs of operations, delays, and any other difficulties related to producing oil or gas, the price of oil or gas, marketing and sales of produced oil and gas, estimates made in evaluating reserves, competition, general economic conditions and the ability to manage and continue growth and other factors described in Sanchez Energy's Annual Report for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2012 and any updates to those risk factors set forth in Sanchez Energy's Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q. Further information on such assumptions, risks and uncertainties is available in Sanchez Energy's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC"). Sanchez Energy's filings with the SEC are available on its website at www.sanchezenergycorp.com and on the SEC's website at www.sec.gov. In light of these risks, uncertainties and assumptions, the events anticipated by Sanchez Energy's forward-looking statements may not occur, and, if any of such events do occur, Sanchez Energy may not have correctly anticipated the timing of their occurrence or the extent of their impact on its actual results. Accordingly, you should not place any undue reliance on any of Sanchez Energy's forward-looking statements. Any forward-looking statement speaks only as of the date on which such statement is made and Sanchez Energy undertakes no obligation to correct or update any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by applicable law.
Michael G. Long Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Sanchez Energy Corporation (713) 783-8000
Gleeson Van Riet SVP, Capital Markets & IR Sanchez Energy Corporation (713) 783-8000
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