Jets win second straight from Metal Jackets
The Jets (21-11) had won the previous two games, 5-0.
This time, Motor City (20-11) got on the board first with a second-period goal by Cody Wydo.
Janesville’s Connor McBride tied it with a power-play goal on an assist by Ross Mauermann at 6:56 of the second.
The Jets added third-period goals by Derek Jacobson and John Olen. Jacobson’s goal also came on a power play.
The Jets outshot the Metal Jackets, 28-25.
Janesville goaltender Tony Kujava stopped 24 of 25 shots to earn the victory.
The Jets next play a two-game series at Motor City on Friday and Saturday.
JANESVILLE 3, MOTOR CITY 1
Motor City Metal Jackets 0 1 0—1
Janesville Jets 0 1 2—3
MC—Cody Wydo (RJ Kleiman, Jon Wilson) 5:14.
J—Connor McBride (Ross Mauermann), pp, 6:56.
J—Derek Jacobson (Connor McBride), pp, 2:01.
J—John Olen (Alex Brooks, Chris Cattivera), 2:27.
Saves—Joey Ballmer (MC), 25, Tony Kujava (J), 24.