Janesville61.5°

Jets fall in Showcase finale

Print Print
Gazette Staff
September 20, 2010
— The Janesville Jets suffered their first loss of the season Saturday.

Michael Hill scored two goals and Rasmus Tironen stopped 20 shots to lead the Topeka RoadRunners to a 3-1 win over Janesville in the final game of the NAHL Showcase Tournament.


The Jets (5-1) tied the game at 1-1 at 6:26 of the second period on Ross Mauermann’s goal, but Bill Coole gave the RoadRunners the lead for good at 10:33 of the second.


Janesville, which finished 3-1 in the tournament, hosts Coulee Region in a two-game series Friday and Saturday at the Janesville Ice Skating Center.


TOPEKA 3, JANESVILLE 1


Janesville Jets 0 1 0—1


Topeka RoadRunners 1 1 1—3


First Period


T—Michael Hill (Justin Hussar, Jordan Davis), 15:45, pp.


Second Period


J—Ross Mauermann (Joe Horak), 6:26. T—Bill Coole (Brian Christie, Cory Ramsey), 10:33.


Third Period


T—Hill (Christie), 19:11, en.


Saves—David Jacobson (J) 21, Rasmus Tironen (T) 20.


Time—2:22. Attendance—2,185.



Print Print