Jets win opener at Showcase Classic
The Janesville Jets began the NAHL's Shwocase Classic Tournament with a win Wednesday.
Jakov Novak had a goal and an assist to lead the Jets to a 2-1 win over Kenai River.
Janesville trailed 1-0 after the first period but tied game on Erik Palmqvisk's goal at 6:21 of the second. Novak got the game-winner on a power-play goal at 6:07 of the third.
Daniel Lebedeff made 19 saves to pick up the win.
Janesville plays Johnstown at 1:15 today in the second game of the tournament.
JANESVILLE 2, KENAI RIVER 1
KR--Posner (Guillemain, McDonald), pp, 18:46.
J--Palmqvisk (Novak), 6:21.
J--Novak 2 (Semandel, Ekberg), pp, 6:07.
Saves--Lebedeff (J) 19, Pavliukov (KR) 45.
Last updated: 9:16 pm Wednesday, September 20, 2017