1988-89 Fort Wayne Komets Roster

International Hockey League (IHL)
Team Record: 46-30-6 - 98 points
in the IHL's East Division
Lost in 2nd Round
Coach: Robbie Laird (46-30, 6 OTL)
Location: Fort Wayne, Indiana
1988-89 Fort Wayne Komets Statistics

The Fort Wayne Komets of the International Hockey League ended the 1988-89 season with a record of 46 wins and 30 losses (and 6 overtime losses) for 98 points in the IHL's East Division.

The Komets led the league with just 274 goals allowed. Fort Wayne scored 293 goals. Keith Miller netted 35 goals for the team, and Colin Chin, Mike McNeill and Byron Lomow each contributed 35 assists. Rick Knickle topped the squad with 22 wins and a team-best 3.11 goals against average, pacing regularly-used goaltenders.

Robbie Laird coached the team. The 1988-89 Fort Wayne Komets lost in the in 2nd Round of the playoffs.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight S/C Hometown
Steve AverillGMarch 20, 19665'7"148LGranby, QC Canada
Stephane BeauregardGJanuary 10, 19685'11"190RCowansville, QC Canada
Martin BurgersLApril 24, 19605'11"202LDjenenveen, Netherlands
Jim BurtonNovember 6, 1963Brantford, ONT Canada
Tony CamazzolaLSeptember 11, 19626'2"210LBurnaby, BC Canada
Craig ChannellDApril 24, 19625'11"194LVancouver, BC Canada
Colin ChinFAugust 28, 19615'8"165LFort Wayne, IN USA
Bob CurtisCMarch 30, 19645'11"174LEdmonds, WA USA
Brian DowdDAugust 27, 19656'1"190LHamilton, ON Canada
Claude DumasCJanuary 10, 19676'0"170RThetford Mines, QC Canada
Craig EndeanLApril 13, 19685'11"170LKamloops, BC Canada
Bob EssensaGJanuary 14, 19656'0"190LToronto, ON Canada
Bob FowlerRWOctober 18, 19506'0"185RMinneapolis, MN USA
Rob FowlerF
Brian HannonRWSeptember 26, 19655'10"179RUtica, NY USA
Mike HiltnerRWMarch 22, 19666'1"194LSt. Cloud, MN USA
Steve HollettLWJune 12, 19676'1"194LSt. John's, NL Canada
Tim HrynewichLOctober 2, 19635'11"190LLeamington, ON Canada
Guy JacobLWMay 11, 19646'0"196LTimmins, ON Canada
Rick KnickleGFebruary 26, 19605'10"175LChatham, NB Canada
Mike LekunLFebruary 26, 19636'0"175LSudbury, ONT Canada
Byron LomowCApril 1, 19665'11"170RSherwood Park, AB Canada
Al LoringGApril 29, 19645'10"168LPrince George, BC Canada
Carey LucykDMarch 8, 19626'1"194RWinnipeg, MB Canada
Steve MaltaisLJanuary 25, 19696'2"205LArvida, QC Canada
Don MartinDMarch 29, 19686'0"209LLondon, ON Canada
Brian McKeeDDecember 13, 19645'11"185Willowdale, ON Canada
Mike McNeillCJuly 22, 19666'1"195LWinona, MN USA
Keith MillerLWMarch 18, 19676'1"216LToronto, ON Canada
Mike NatyshakRNovember 29, 19636'2"201RBelle River, ON Canada
Len NielsenCMarch 28, 19675'10"174LMoose Jaw, SK Canada
Ron PesettiDMay 3, 19656'1"194Laval, QC Canada
Derek RayRWOctober 30, 19635'11"216Auburn, WA USA
Wally SchreiberRApril 15, 19625'11"180REdmonton, AB Canada
Al SimsDApril 18, 19536'0"182LToronto, ON Canada
Len SoccioCMay 28, 19675'11"194LThorald, ON Canada
Joe StefanC/RWFebruary 27, 19666'3"216LBrantford, ON Canada
David WensleyRWAugust 29, 1964Vancouver, BC Canada

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