Komets re-sign Embach

Fort Wayne, Ind. – The Fort Wayne Komets announced that they have re-signed left wing Mike Embach.

The Komets are the ECHL affiliate of the National Hockey League’s Colorado Avalanche and the American Hockey League’s San Antonio Rampage.

Embach has agreed to terms for his third straight season in Fort Wayne. Last year, the Orland Park, Ill. native led the Komets with 46 assists and added 24 goals for a career year high 70 points in 69 games.

The 27-year-old led the Komets in the 2015 Kelly Cup Playoffs with eight assists and 13 points in 12 games. The veteran skater also logged three AHL regular-season games with Norfolk. Embach capped the season with four Komet team player awards including the Community Service Award, True Komet Award, Mr. Hustle Award and the Defensive Forward Award.