Jets fall in shootout
Motor City (9-8-4) led a 2-0 after the first period.
The Jets’ Derek Jacobson scored on the power play at 7 minutes, 16 seconds of the second period and Ethan Nauman tied it 2-2 on a goal at 11:38 of the third period.
Janesville (11-11) had two shots turned away in the overtime. Rui Encarnarcao scored the only goal in the shootout for the Jets.
The Jets travel to Wyandotte, Mich. to open a three-game series against Motor City on Thursday, Dec. 3.
MOTOR CITY 3, JANESVILLE 2 (SO)
Motor City 2 0 0 0 3—3
Janesville 0 1 1 0 1—2
MC—Anthony Orange (Steve Brancheau), 10:25; MC—R.J. Kleiman (powerplay) (Mike Monfredo, Cody Wydo), 16:04.
J—Derek Jacobson (power play) (Ethan Nauman, Larkin Jacobson), 7:16.
J—Ethan Nauman (Pat Dalbec), 11:38.
SO—Motor City 3, Janesville 1
Saves—Jason Torf (MC), 28. Matt Wichorek (J), 23.
Penalties—MC 10 minutes on 5 infraction(s). J 12 minutes on 6 infraction(s).