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INDY FUEL PIT STOP: WEEK 1

Tuesday, October 24th
INDY FUEL PIT STOP: WEEK 1
  • INDY FUEL WEEK ONE RESULTS 1-1-0
  • INDY FUEL OVERALL RECORD 1-1-0 (3rd in Central Division)

GAME 1 - FRIDAY OCTOBER 20 VS. FORT WAYNE  -  4-1 L

The Indy Fuel hosted the Fort Wayne Komets for Opening Night on Friday in front of a sellout crowd of 6,370 fans. The Fuel ultimately fell 4-1 to their Central division rivals in the teams’ 99th all-time meeting. 

GAME 2 - SATURDAY OCTOBER 21 AT FORT WAYNE  -  3-1 W

The Indy Fuel headed to Fort Wayne for their second game of the season and first on the road. Despite being outshot by the Komets for the second night in a row, it was the Fuel who pulled away with a 3-1 win to even the weekend series. 

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OIL DROPS

  • In his first two games with the Indy Fuel, forward Jon Martin scored a goal in each contest against the Komets.
  • Returning goalie Zach Driscoll is ranked third among goaltender leaders across the league. His save percentage was .970 in Saturday’s game at Fort Wayne. He is ranked second in saves with 32 saves out of 33 shots.
  • Westfield, Indiana native Sam Ruffin earned his first professional point with an assist on Matus Spodniak’s goal on Saturday.
  • In his first professional game, forward Ryan Gagnier scored his first professional goal on Saturday. He scored in the second period and netted the Fuel’s third goal of the night.

TEAM NOTES

  • The Fuel racked up 19 penalty minutes against Fort Wayne this weekend, while the Komets had 32 penalty minutes across both games.
  • The Fuel is ranked fifth in the league for overall power play percentage, with a power play goal percentage of 33.3%.

INDY FUEL WEEK 2 SCHEDULE

  • GAME 3 - WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 25 AT KALAMAZOO 
  • GAME 4 - SATURDAY, OCTOBER 28 VS. KALAMAZOO
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UPCOMING FAN EXPERIENCES AND EVENTS

Get ready for lots of fun at Indiana Farmers Coliseum in 2023-24! Check out some of our upcoming promotions and special fan experiences!

  • Saturday, October 28 - Woof Woof = Let’s Go Fuel! Bring your furry friends to watch the Indy Fuel live against Kalamazoo! It’s Pucks and Paws & Halloween! Come dressed up in your Halloween costume to support the Fuel. Enjoy a fun night out on Halloweekend with the Indy Fuel and dogs! Don't forget to stick around after the game for a postgame specialty jersey auction!

ABOUT THE INDY FUEL

The Indy Fuel, proud ECHL affiliate of the National Hockey League’s Chicago Blackhawks and the American Hockey League’s Rockford IceHogs, have returned to Indiana Farmers Coliseum for their ninth season. Check out all the Fuel’s promotions, theme nights and get your tickets now HERE.

Don’t forget to follow the Fuel on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, TikTok, LinkedIn and YouTube for news, updates, contests and much more.

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