Jets help North win
Team North got a boost from Janesville Jets players in the North’s 5-2 victory over Team West in the NAHL’s Top Prospects All-Star game in Detroit on Monday.
The Jets’ Rui Encarnarco and Derek Jacobson scored a goal apiece, Ross Mauermann, a Janesville Parker High School graduate, added a pair of assists and goalkeeper Matt Wichorek made 38 saves.
Encarnarcao put Team North on the board at 5:36 of the first period with an assist from Jacobson to tie the game 1-1. Jacobson scored an empty net goal with an assist from Mauermann for the final outcome.
Jets’ coach Dane Litke was an assistant coach for Team North.
TEAM NORTH 5, TEAM WEST 2
Team North 2 1 2—5
Team West 1 1 0—2
TW—Kyle Politz (Shawn Pauly), 3:41. TN—Rui Encarnarcao (Derek Jacobson, Doug Clifford), 5:36. TN—Steve Brancheau (Nick Shkreli, RJ Kleiman), 14:38.
TN—Brent Bain (Andrew Kolb, Doug Clifford), 10:58. TW—Brad Fusaro (Doug Beck, Jon Schreiner), 12:55.
TN—RJ Kleiman (Nick Shkreli, Ross Mauermann), 10:18. TN—Derek Jacobson (emptynet) (Ross Mauermann, Rui Encarnarcao), 19:15.
Saves—Matt Wichorek (TN), 38. Brandon Jaeger (TW), 23.