Fort Wayne, IN-- The Komets remained unbeaten at 3-0-0 Friday night with a 3-0 victory over the visiting Indy Fuel, pleasing a home crowd of 7,135.It was goaltender Spencer Martin's first pro start, win and shutout. The Oakville, Ontario native stopped all 21 Indy shots and earned first star of the game.After two straight scoreless periods, the Komets broke the deadlock at 8:15 of the third period when Alex Belzile finally solved Fuel netminder Shane Owen with assists from Trevor Cheek and Peter Sivak.
The Komets sealed the win at 18:59 with Mike Embach's empty netter and Cheek capped the night with another empty net tally with 16 seconds remaining in the match.
Owen suffered his first loss of the season after winning Indy's home opener last Friday making 26 saves on 27 shots.
The Komets face Indy again Saturday night at 7:30 in the second of a home double-header against the intrastate rival Fuel.
Tickets for Komet home games are on sale at the Coliseum Ticket Office and online at TicketMaster.com. Discounted Group tickets are also on sale for all Komet home games at the Komet office at 1010 Memorial Way. Season tickets for 2015-16 also continue on sale at the Komet office. Call the 260-483-0011 or visit komets.com for more information.Komets on the air-- Komet games are scheduled to be aired on WOWO AM 1190 and FM 92.3 as Bob Chase broadcasts Komet hockey play-by-play for his 63rd consecutive season. All Komet radio broadcasts can also be heard worldwide as presented by Omni Source Radio Recycle at www.komets.com.Soundoff With The Komets continues this year on 21Alive in Fort Wayne. The 30-minute live telecast is hosted by Tommy Schoegler from SportOne/Parkview IceHouse each Monday night at 7:30 throughout the season. This Monday night's will be Komet general manager David Franke.
See the Komets Wednesday at Tilted Kilt Pub and Eatery in Jefferson Pointe. Komet legendary mascot Icy will be on hand with Komet stars Mike Embach, Pat Nagle, Cody Sol and Drew Daniels for photos, autographs, great food, friends and fun! See the Komets at The Tilted Kilt from 6:30pm-8pm Wednesday, Oct. 281!