Komets sign 2013 All-Star Ouellet

Fort Wayne, Ind. – The
Fort Wayne Komets announced that forward Dean Ouellet has agreed to terms with the club.

Ouellet, 26, comes to Fort Wayne after appearing in 38 games with San Francisco this season and leading the Bulls with 20 assists and 30 points. The Edmundston, New Brunswick native was skating his second season in San Francisco. after making his pro debut last year when finished second on the Bulls in goals (24) and points (52).

Ouellet ranked third in the ECHL among rookies in goals and tied for third in points and was named an ECHL All-Star last season. The 6-foot, 180-pound skater also earned a call-up to Hamilton of the AHL where he appeared in five games.

Prior to turning pro, Ouellet completed four seasons at the University of Moncton (CIS). During his final season in 2011-12, Ouellet led Moncton in assists (28) for the third straight year and posted a team-high 34 points while serving as captain. Ouellet was named Moncton University Male Athlete of the year for 2011-12, named to the CIS First All-Star Team, named CIS Most Sportsmanlike Player of the year and selected to the CIS All Canadian Second Team.