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Blues snap Jets' winning streak

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Gazette staff
February 26, 2011
— The Springfield Blues skipped past the Janesville Jets, 3-2, in NAHL play Saturday at the Janesville Ice Skating Center.

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


First period


S—GuanWang (MikeWilliams). 1:55. S—Ethan Nauman (Gavin Tuftem, Mike Fallon), 8:22.


Second period


J—Chris Cattivera (Pijus Rulevicius, Travis Kent), 16:50. J—Ross Mauermann (Larkin Jacobson, Lawrence Childs), pp, 19:18.


Third period


Tufte (Nauman, Fallon), 4:52.


Saves—Andrew Martin (S) 29. David Jacobson (J), 19.


Attendance: 792.



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