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Saint Francis announces a variety of summer basketball camps

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University of Saint Francis basketball coaches Chad LaCross and Jason Ridge have announced a variety of youth camps to take place this summer. A boys and girls fundamental camp will take place from June 4-7 at Saint Francis. The camp runs from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily for kids entering grades ...

Komets, fans, trying to find restful sleep patterns

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Playoff hockey games are all about passion, excitement, energy and drama. And when they are over, it's almost impossible for fans — and especially kids on school nights — to settle down to sleep. Now, imagine how hard it is for a player who has been jacked up on caffeine and adrenalin for ...

Notes from practice

Fort Wayne Komets

The Komets didn't get home last night until about 3 a.m. — or just about the same time the Eagles were scheduled to leave Loveland, Colo. Obviously, travel situations are not ideal for either team. Or for Cohny who deserves stick taps for gutting through his own road trip nightmares. He truly ...

Komets 2018-19 full schedule

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OCTOBER 12 — at Indy, 7:35 p.m.; 13 — at Cincinnati, 7:35 p.m.; 19 — at Kalamazoo, 7:35 p.m.; 20 — Kalamazoo, 7:30 p.m.; 26 — Toledo, 8 p.m.; 27 — at Toledo, 7:15 p.m. NOVEMBER 2 — Indy, 8 p.m.; 3 — Kalamazoo, 7:30 p.m.; 7 — at Rapid City, 9:05 p.m.; 9 — at Rapid ...

View from the other side

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Cris Tiller of the Loveland Reporter-Herald has filed a story about the Eagles' perspective on Sunday's pregame altercation. You can read it by please clicking here.

ECHL announces fines, suspensions for pregame melee

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From an ECHL press release: The ECHL on Monday announced the following fines and suspensions resulting from an altercation prior to the start of ECHL Playoff Game #N-2, Fort Wayne at Colorado, on May 13. Fort Wayne’s Dennis Kravchenko has been suspended for five games and Daniel Maggio has ...

Battling Komets tie series behind Garrett Bartus

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The Colorado Eagles found out what everyone in Fort Wayne already knows: Garrett Bartus is an outstanding goaltender even if he is the Fort Wayne Komets' back-up. Playing for the first time since April 7, Bartus made 18 saves as the Komets evened their ECHL Western Conference Finals 1-1 with a ...

Komets notes: Sometimes, the fighting takes place during the games

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Because the scores are too close and no player wants to take a chance on giving the opponents a power play, fighting penalties are rare during playoff games. There was only one in 10 playoff games last year, and there haven't been any during the Komets' 13 playoff games so far this season. But ...

ECHL comes down hard on Komets, Eagles over Game 2 incident

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Before Sunday night's game was over, ECHL Vice President of Hockey Operations Joe Ernst knew he was going to come down hard on the Fort Wayne Komets, the Colorado Eagles and the players involved in the pregame altercation. "We don't condone nor tolerate fighting in the warm-ups," Ernst said ...