Komets leading scorer Kyle Thomas heading to AHL

FORT WAYNE, Ind. – The Komets announced today that forward Kyle Thomas has been called up to the Cleveland Monsters of the AHL.

This is the first call-up to the AHL for the Waltham, Massachusetts native.

Thomas, 27, is skating his third season with Fort Wayne and fourth as a pro.  The winger currently leads the Komets with 25 goals, 37 assists and 62 points.

The Komets this week will skate four games starting with a 7:00 faceoff tonight at Wings Event Center in Kalamazoo.  Friday the Kalamazoo Wings visit Fort Wayne for a an 8pm faceoff and Saturday the Komets host the Brampton Beast at 7:30pm.  The Komets will cap the week with a 3:00 matinee Sunday at Cincinnati.  All games are broadcast on WOWO AM 1190 and FM 107.5 and webcast at Komets.com with Shane Albahrani calling the action.