Komets shoot down Admirals in 6-3 victory

Gabriel Desjardins tallied two goals to lead the Komets to a 6-3 win over the Norfolk Admirals at War Memorial Coliseum on Wednesday night in the first-ever meeting between two franchises.

Road woes continue for Pacers in loss at Celtics

Isaiah Thomas scored 25 points, Avery Bradley had 18 with eight rebounds and the Boston Celtics beat the Indiana Pacers 109-100 on Wednesday night for their fifth win in six games.

Possible change coming to EACS’ backpack policy

Representatives from East Allen County Schools said safety is the reason for a new back pack policy. Not everyone supports the change but those hoping for it said it’s a proactive approach at safety.

Swanigan picked NABC first-team All-District

Swanigan, a 6-foot, 9-inch forward from Fort Wayne, Indiana, is joined on the first team by Maryland’s Melo Trimble, Wisconsin’s Ethan Happ, Iowa’s Peter Jok and Michigan State’s Miles Bridges.

Komets waive Beaupre, Mulvey

The Komets announced Wednesday that defenseman Gabriel Beaupre has been activated from injured reserve and placed on waivers. Also, forward Colin Mulvey have been placed on waivers.