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Monday, May 20, 2019 10:39 am

New local hockey team unveiled

Justin A. Cohn | The Journal Gazette

Plans were formally unveiled for the new junior hockey team in Fort Wayne today. It will be named the Fort Wayne Spacemen and have orange-and-black colors, a nod to the local professional team, the Komets.

The Spacemen will play this season at the SportONE/Parkview Icehouse in the United States Premier Hockey League.

Fort Wayne’s John Finch will be president and general manager. Fort Wayne’s Todd Ramsey is a co-founder. John Schwarz is a partner.

A coach, schedule and ticket prices are to be determined.

jcohn@jg.net