Blues snap Jets' winning streak
The Blues’ Gavin Tufte scored the winning goal at 4:52 of the third period to snap the Jets’ three-game winning streak.
Springfield held a 2-0 lead after the first period, but Janesville jumped back with goals from Janesville Parker High graduate Ross Mauermann and Chris Cattivera.
Mauermann became the Janesville Jets single-season scoring leader in Friday night’s 4-1 victory with 53 points. Mauermann passed Rui Encarnarcao’s 52 points last year. Ross also broke his own single season record for assists with 29.
The Jets (32-14-3) host Port Huron in their final regular-season two-game home stand beginning Friday at 7 p.m.
SPRINGFIELD 3, JANESVILLE 2
Springfield 2 0 1—3
Janesville 0 2 0—2
S—GuanWang (MikeWilliams). 1:55. S—Ethan Nauman (Gavin Tuftem, Mike Fallon), 8:22.
J—Chris Cattivera (Pijus Rulevicius, Travis Kent), 16:50. J—Ross Mauermann (Larkin Jacobson, Lawrence Childs), pp, 19:18.
Tufte (Nauman, Fallon), 4:52.
Saves—Andrew Martin (S) 29. David Jacobson (J), 19.