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Jets stop division leaders

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Gazette Staff
February 20, 2010

The Janesville Jets got defensive Friday night.


Matt Wichorek made 34 saves, and the Jets got first-period goals from Wes Wauter and Mike Thompson en route to a 2-1 NAHL North Division win over the Marquette Rangers.


Janesville (23-18-3) held first-place Marquette (28-17-0) scoreless on the power play, as the Rangers were 0-for-6 on the night.


Janesville will play at Traverse City (Mich.) tonight in the first of a two-game series.


JETS 2, MARQUETTE 1


Janesville 2 0 0—2


Marquette 0 1 0—1


First Period


J—Wes Wauter, 6:45. J—Mike Thompson (Chris Volonnino), 14:52.


Second Period


M—Tanner Kero (Garrett Ladd), 17:41.


Saves—Matt Wichorek (J) 34, Kevin Kissaw (M) 24.


Attendance—801.



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