Wheeling defeated Elmira 5-1 today, so the Komets are now alone in eighth place in the Eastern Conference. The top eight teams will make the playoffs and Fort Wayne has six games left. The Komets are one point ahead of Florida and five up on Evansville.
Last updated: March 30, 2014 8:24 p.m.
K's back in 8th
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.