Blake Siebenaler rallying after season-ending injury in Cleveland

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Last season was supposed to be Blake Siebenaler's big year. The Fort Wayne product entered the second year of his three-year contract with the Columbus Blue Jackets excited about his chances to improve and showcase what he had learned as a rookie with the American Hockey League's Cleveland ...

David Franke: Komets waiting for August to heat up for key signings

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The more patient Fort Wayne Komets fans are in July, the better things could be in August and September, General Manager David Franke said Wednesday. The Komets have signed nine players for the 2018-19 season which is as many as any other ECHL team. The problem is, the Komets lost so much with ...

Former Komet Kyle Thomas signs AHL contract

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From a Utica Comets press release: Utica Comets General Manager Ryan Johnson announced today that the team has signed forward Kyle Thomas and goaltender Ivan Kulbakov to one-year AHL contracts. Kulbakov, 21, played in 22 games with the ECHL’s Quad City Mallards, finishing with an 11-11-0 ...

Alumnus Kyle Penrod is new Southern Wells boys basketball coach

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The Allen County Athletic Conference gained their third new boys basketball coach late last week. Southern Wells announced that junior varsity coach Kyle Penrod would be taking over the program following the exit of Ben Burman. Penrod had been the junior varsity coach for four seasons at ...