Fort Wayne, IN-- The Komets announced Tuesday that forward Trevor Cheek has been released from his PTO with the AHL's Tucson Roadrunners and will return to Fort Wayne.
Cheek, 24, attended Tucson's training camp and started the season with the Roadrunners. The skater did not see any action before returning to Fort Wayne on Nov. 1.
Cheek began his second season with the Komets scoring a goal and three assists in a 4-0 win over Indy Nov. 4 at Fort Wayne. Cheek scored five goals and 13 points in 12 games and was named ECHL Player of the Week for the week ending Nov. 6 before his call-up to Tucson.
The Vancouver, Washington native posted three assists and eight penalty minutes in 20 games during his stint with the Roadrunners. Cheek is expected to be in the lineup when the Komets host Indy this Friday night.
The week ahead-- The Komets will skate three games in three nights this weekend starting with an 8pm faceoff on Sweetwater Ice at the Memorial Coliseum Friday against intrastate rival Indy. Saturday the Komets travel to Cincinnati for a 7:35pm faceoff and remain on the road for a 3pm matinee at Kalamazoo Sunday.
Meet The Komets Tonight at Tucanos Brazilian Grill in Jefferson Pointe. Komet legendary mascot Icy will be on hand with Komet players Jamie Schaafsma, Brett Perlini, Mike Embach, Pat Nagle, Kyle Thomas and Cody Sol for photos, autographs, great food, friends and fun from 6:30pm-8pm tonight.
Friday night Marathon Nights-- Again this year Komet fans can save on their Friday night tickets with Marathon. Fans can earn a buy-one-get-one-free ticket offer with the purchase of three fill-ups at participating Marathon locations. Save on your tickets for this Friday's home game with your Marathon Fill-Up Card.
Komets on the air-- Komet games are scheduled to air this season on WOWO AM 1190 and FM 107.5 with Shane Albahrani calling the play-by-play. All Komet radio broadcasts can also be heard worldwide as presented by Omni Source Radio Recycle at www.komets.com.
Single game and group tickets on sale-- Single game tickets for all Komet home games are on sale at the Coliseum Ticket Office, online at TicketMaster.com, or at the Komet office at 1010 Memorial Way. Also, Group Night packages are available for Family, Business or Civic Group outings. For more information visit Komets.com or call 260-483-0011.