Ben Meisner (G)
Fort Wayne Komets
Profile: 2012-13-- Completed four seasons of AHA (Atlantic Hockey Association, NCAA) play with American International College. Named to the NCAA (AHA) Second All-Conference Team. Made his pro debut appearing in eight games with the Utah Grizzlies (ECHL) posting a seven-game unbeaten string in his first seven starts with Utah. 2013-14-- Attended the Chicago Wolves (AHL) training camp. Began the season playing 12 games with Utah. Loaned to Norfolk 11/8/13 where he served as backup goaltender one game. Acquired by Fort Wayne in a trade with Utah 12/26/13. Posted his first Fort Wayne career shutout of the season (second of the year including one with Utah) 1/25/14 at Elmira (33 saves, 4-0). Posted his first career shootout win 2/21/14 at Florida, 4-3 (4/4 in shootout). Named ECHL Goaltender of the Week for the week ending 2/23/14. Registered his second Fort Wayne shutout of the season (third of the year and of his career, including one with Utah) 3/2/14 at Evansville on 35 saves (1-0). Registered his first pro playoff win 4/17/14 at Reading.