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Haun, O'Connor honored

The Komets' 3-0 week yielded a couple of individual honors.

Tim Haun was the IHL Goaltender of the Week after pitching a shutout against Bloomington and giving up just three goals in three games. Haun leads IHL goalies with a 2.09 goals-against and a .925 save percentage. He was the league's goaltender of the month for February.

Forward Sean O'Connor, meanwhile, earned IHL Rookie of the Week honors for his three multi-point games last week. He finished the week with six points and a plus-4. He leads Komets rookies with 16 goals and 40 points in 56 games and has a team-high 182 shots.

Justin A. Cohn, pro sports coordinator for The Journal Gazette, has been covering the Fort Wayne Komets since 1997. His reporting includes game stories from home and away, features about the players and personalities associated with the Komets, plus coverage of issues affecting hockey at all levels. A native of Bloomfield Hills, Mich., Cohn graduated from Emory University in Atlanta. He can be reached at 260-461-8429 or by email at