Ownership Submission
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Washington, D.C. 20549


Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, Section 17(a) of the Public Utility Holding Company Act of 1935 or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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(Print or Type Responses)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *
  2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
_____ Director _____ 10% Owner
__X__ Officer (give title below) _____ Other (specify below)
VP - Contracts and Marketing
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)

4. If Amendment, Date Original Filed(Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing(Check Applicable Line)
_X_ Form filed by One Reporting Person
___ Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1.Title of Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction Code
(Instr. 8)
4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4 and 5)
5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s)
(Instr. 3 and 4)
6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I)
(Instr. 4)
7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership
(Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Abraxas Petroleum Common Stock 04/01/2019   A   51,306 A $ 1.34 436,267 D  
Abraxas Petroleum Common Stock               131,423 I 401-K

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Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction Code
(Instr. 8)
5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4, and 5)
6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date
7. Title and Amount of Underlying Securities
(Instr. 3 and 4)
8. Price of Derivative Security
(Instr. 5)
9. Number of Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s)
(Instr. 4)
10. Ownership Form of Derivative Security: Direct (D) or Indirect (I)
(Instr. 4)
11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership
(Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Performance-based Restricted Stock Unit $ 2.37             04/02/2021 04/02/2021 Abraxas Petroleum Common Stock 28,539   28,539 D  
Employee Stock Option $ 0.97             03/15/2017 03/15/2026 Abraxas Petroleum Common Stock 177,000   177,000 D  
Employee Stock Option $ 3.16             03/03/2016 03/03/2025 Abraxas Petroleum Common Stock 150,000   150,000 D  
Employee Stock Option $ 3.15             03/11/2015 03/11/2024 Abraxas Petroleum Common Stock 24,000   24,000 D  
Employee Stock Option $ 2.39             05/14/2014 05/14/2023 Abraxas Petroleum Common Stock 22,300   22,300 D  
Employee Stock Option $ 3.74             03/08/2013 03/08/2022 Abraxas Petroleum Common Stock 10,400   10,400 D  
Employee Stock Option $ 4.72             03/15/2012 03/15/2021 Abraxas Petroleum Common Stock 30,000   30,000 D  
Employee Stock Option $ 2.09             03/16/2014 03/16/2020 Abraxas Petroleum Common Stock 60,000   60,000 D  
Employee Stock Option $ 1.75             10/05/2010 10/05/2019 Abraxas Petroleum Common Stock 66,937   66,937 D  
Employee Stock Option $ 3.6             08/28/2011 08/28/2017 Abraxas Petroleum Common Stock 15,330   15,330 D  
Performance-based Restricted Stock Unit $ 1.34 04/01/2019   M   51,306 (1)     (2)   (2) Abraxas Petroleum Common Stock 51,306 (1) $ 1.34 51,306 D  

Reporting Owners

Reporting Owner Name / Address Relationships
 Director  10% Owner  Officer  Other
      VP - Contracts and Marketing  


 Stephen T. Wendel   04/03/2019
**Signature of Reporting Person Date

Explanation of Responses:

* If the form is filed by more than one reporting person, see Instruction 4(b)(v).
** Intentional misstatements or omissions of facts constitute Federal Criminal Violations. See 18 U.S.C. 1001 and 15 U.S.C. 78ff(a).
(1) Each performance-based restricted share represents the right to receive, following vesting, up to 200% of one share of Abraxas Petroleum Corporation common stock. The resulting number of shares of common stock acquired upon vesting of the performance-based restricted shares is contingent upon achievement of pre-established performance metrics, as approved by the Company's Compensation Committee, over a three-year performance period beginning on April 1, 2019 and ending on April 1, 2022.
(2) Unless earlier forfeited under the terms of the performance-based restricted shares, each performance-based share vest and converts into no more than 200% of one share.

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