For Immediate Release: December 7, 2016



Cincinnati Gets Majority of the Chances, Cannot Overcome Komet Attack


Cincinnati, OH- The Cincinnati Cyclones (9-10-2-0) fell to the Ft. Wayne Komets, 2-0 on Wednesday night, in the second game of a six-game homestand.

After Cincinnati had a goal disallowed due to goaltender interference in the opening minutes of the first period, the Komets tallied the first official goal of the game when forward Mason Baptista found the back of the net to put Ft. Wayne up, 1-0, 4:04 into the first period.

The Komets took that 1-0 lead in to the locker room after 20 minutes, and in the second the Cyclones got the majority of the offensive chances, outshooting Ft. Wayne 11-4 in the period. Despite the opportunities in the middle frame, including three hit goal posts, Cincinnati could not find the back of the net, and the Komets held on to their 1-0 lead through 40 minutes.

Cincinnati got a few more chances in the third, however an empty-netter by Komet forward Mike Cazzola with 50 seconds to go sealed the game and sent Ft. Wayne to a 2-0 win.

Cincinnati outshot the Komets, 23-17, with goaltender Michael Houser stopping 15 in the loss. The Cyclones are back on home ice on Friday night when they welcome in the Quad City Mallards. Face-off is slated for 7:35pm ET. 



The 2016-17 season is underway, and the Cincinnati Cyclones want you along for the ride as they march towards another Kelly Cup Championship! 2016-17 single game tickets and packages along with group and Season Ticket Packages are available NOW! Call (513) 421-PUCK to reserve your seats. Fans can also get the latest team updates on Facebook, Twitter (@CincyCyclones), and Instagram, along with our website,!

More Than Just A Game

Sign up for Puck News & Cyclones Rewards to get exclusive access, earn points, & win prizes!

Sign Up Today


Buy Now

Upcoming Promotions

  • First Face-Off

    The Cyclones kick of the 2019-2020 season with $1 John Morrell HotDogs, Donatos Pizza, Soda, & Beer. The first 5,000 fans will receive a Cyclones Calendar presented by UC Health!

  • $1 Beers

    Fans 21+ can enjoy $1 cans of Miller High Life and Pabst Blue Ribbon Beers.

  • $1 Beers + Pups N Pucks

    Bring your pup to the frozen pond with a Special Pups n' Pucks ticket package while enjoying $1 ice cold Miller High Life and Pabst Blue Ribbon Beers. Bringing your dog, stick around after the game and bring your dog on the ice

Cincinnati Cyclones Frozen 5K & 10K

Rewards Leaderboard

  1. GaryS 2530
  2. stela23d 2530
  3. stephen 2530
  4. DJ Judd Money 2470
  5. mikeyhobbs 2420