Jets fall in overtime
EAST LANSING, MICH.
The Motor City Metal Jackets defeated the visiting Janesville Jets, 4-3, in overtime Saturday in NAHL play.
The victory snapped a five-game losing streak to the Jets.
The Metal Jackets’ R.J. Kleiman scored a hat trick, including the winning goal in overtime.
Ross Mauermann, a Janesville Parker High School graduate, scored the Jets’ first goal at 15:21 of the first period to tie the game, 1-1.
The Jets scored twice in the third period to send the game into overtime. The Jets’ Alex Brooks scored on a power play at 19:06 to the game 3-3 in regulation.
Janesville host Springfield, Ill., this Friday and Saturday at the Janesville Ice Skating Center.
MOTOR CITY 4, JANESVILLE 3 (OT)
Janesville 1 0 2 0—3
Motor City 1 1 1 1—4
MC—R.J. Kleiman (Mike Monfredo, John Scorcia), pp, 11:06. J—Ross Mauermann (Derek Knetter), 15:21.
MC—Kleiman (Monfredo, Cody Wydo), 10:58.
MC—Steve brancheau (Kleiman, Wydo), pp. 11:08. J—Lawrenece Childs (Mauermann, Alex Brooks), pp, 17:53. J—Brooks (Connor McBride, Joe Horak), 19:06.
Kleiman (Steve Brancheau, Wydo), pp, 2:37.
Saves—Tony Kujava (J), 31, Jimmy Hamby (MC) 21.