Jets fall in Showcase finale
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
T—Michael Hill (Justin Hussar, Jordan Davis), 15:45, pp.
J—Ross Mauermann (Joe Horak), 6:26. T—Bill Coole (Brian Christie, Cory Ramsey), 10:33.
T—Hill (Christie), 19:11, en.
Saves—David Jacobson (J) 21, Rasmus Tironen (T) 20.