Kalamazoo Jr. K-Wings

The Kalamazoo Jr. K-Wings were an American Tier II junior ice hockey team based in Kalamazoo, Michigan. The Kalamazoo Jr. K-Wings began its inaugural season in 2011. The K-Wings played their home games at Wings West Arena, (formerly known as S2 Ice Arena) which seats 1,500. On November 4, 2010 the North American Hockey League approved of the K-Wings affiliation with the ECHL's Kalamazoo Wings.[1] This team was a different franchise than the previous Kalamazoo Jr. Wings team that eventually became the Danville Wings and eventually the Indiana Ice of the United States Hockey League.

Kalamazoo Jr. K-Wings
CityKalamazoo, Michigan
Home arenaWings West
ColorsRed, white, and blue
General managerMarc Fakler
Head coachMarc Fakler
MediaWLKM (95.9 FM) Kalamazoo Gazette
AffiliatesKalamazoo Wings (ECHL)
Franchise history
2011–2013Kalamazoo Jr. K-Wings

On February 4, 2013, the K-Wings announced that the organization would cease operations after the completion of the 2012–13 NAHL season.[2] Kalamazoo was dead last in attendance averaging around 350 per game.[3]

Season-by-season records

2011–126037194782131718142nd, NorthWon Div. Semifinals, 3–1 vs. Traverse City North Stars
Lost Div. Finals, 1–3 vs. Port Huron Fighting Falcons
2012–134730134641551338515th, NorthWon Div. Play-in Round, 2–0 vs. Springfield Jr. Blues
Lost Div. Semifinals, 0–3 vs. Jamestown Ironmen


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