Jets prevail in overtime
Alex Brooks scored at 3:10 of overtime to lift the Jets to a 3-2 NAHL North Division win over the Springfield Blues at the Janesville Ice Skating Center.
Janesville trailed 2-0 in the second before tying the game on goals from Lawrence Childs and Connor McBride.
David Jacobson, a 2009 Janesville Parker graduate, made 23 saves for the win.
Game two of the series is tonight at 7.
JANESVILLE 3, SPRINGFIELD 2 (OT)
Springfield Blues 1 1 0 0—2
Janesville Jet 0 2 0 1—3
S—Taylor Wolfe (Mike Fallon, Chris Sitler), 18:19.
S—Mike Williams (Kyle Cook, Jack Callahan), 10:30. J—Lawrence Childs (Jacob Horton), 11:35. J—Connor McBride (Horton, Jordan Tredinnick), pp, 12:36.
J—Alex Brooks (Derek Jacobson, Larkin Jacobson), 3:10.
Saves—Andrew Martin (S) 22, David Jacobson (J) 23.