Janesville skips past Michigan
The Jets’ Larkin Jacobson scored a powerplay goal at 10 minutes, 54 seconds of the second period with assists from William Preston and John Olen.
Jets’ goalie Tony Kujava made 34 saves for Janesville, which earned an NAHL playoff berth last week.
The Warriors earned an NAHL playoff berth last Wednesday.
The other teams to lock up playoff berths in the North Division are the Jets, St. Louis Bandits and the Traverse City North Stars.
The victory moved Janesville into third place, two points ahead of Michigan. A victory tonight gives the Jets sole possession of third place for the season.
Mauermann needs point
Janesville Jets forward Ross Mauermann, Janesville Parker High School graduate, needs one more point to hit 100 for his career as a Jet.
Mauermann leads the Jets with 58 total points (26 goals and 32 assists) in 55 games. During the 2009-2010 season, Ross had 41 total points (13 goals and 28 assists) in 57 games.
JANESVILLE 1, MICHIGAN 0
Janesville 0 1 0—1
Michigan 0 0 0—0
J—Larkin Jacobson (William Preston, John Olen), pp, 10:54.
Saves—Tony Kujava (J), 34. Robert Tadazak (M), 27
Last updated: 4:40 pm Thursday, December 13, 2012