Undrafted rookie right wing Tom Mele(10) skated his first season with Fort Wayne Komets of the Central Hockey League and now his team is looking at a best of 7 finals to claim the Ray Miron President’s Cup trophy. He also appeared with them in two postseason games last season.
In 12 playoff games he has a pair of goals and an assist. The 6′ 188 lbs. 25-year old recorded 7 goals and 11 assists in 51 regular season games with a +11 plus/minus rating.
His hometown is listed as Bronx, NY, which isn’t exactly a hotbed of hockey talent.