When is home-ice advantage not really an advantage at all?
When you're the Janesville Jets, and you play in the North American Hockey League in the same division as a team from Fairbanks, Alaska.
The Jets spent the regular season...
Off the ice, the Janesville Jets racked up more than a handful of North American Hockey League awards this week.
On it, their trek toward the Robertson Cup continues Friday.
The Jets won five Midwest Division awards, and they'll begin a...
Janesville and Coulee Region were tied at 3 at the end of regulation.
But as the postseason began last weekend, Janesville's defensemen went on the attack. Four of the team's six goals—including both game-winners—came from defensemen as the Jets beat Coulee Region twice to grab a stranglehold on the best-of-five first-round playoff series.
Frank Sullivan's unassisted goal at 17:05 of the third period lifted Janesville to a 3-2 win over Coulee Region at the Janesville Ice Arena.
It took two overtimes to do it, but Ekberg scored the final goal to bring the Jets a win.
The local North American Hockey League team logs thousands of miles on the road every season. Ride along on a trip to Springfield, Illinois, to play the Junior Blues.
Four players score goals in the Jets victory over Minnesota Magicians
Janesville won 5-3 at Coulee Region on Thursday night in NAHL action
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