INDIANAPOLIS (WANE) – The Komets built a 3-0 lead and never looked back, topping the Indy Fuel 5-3 on Tuesday night to extend Fort Wayne’s winning streak to five games.
Bobby Shea’s sixth goal of the season gave the Komets a 1-0 lead after the first period.
Justin MacDonald scored his first goal in a Komets sweater just 2:05 into the second frame. Mason Baptista would score his 11th of the year just over two minute later to stake the K’s to a 3-0 lead.
With the score 3-1 to start the third Dennis Kravchenko’s 10th goal of the season upped the Komets lead to 4-1. After a pair of Fuel goals Artur Tyanulin’s 12th goal of the year set the final.
Garrett Bartus earned the win in goal for the K’s by stopping 30-of-33 shots.
The Komets are back in action on Friday when they travel to Kalamazoo.