JANESVILLE

The Janesville Jets rallied for a North American Hockey League win Thursday night at the Janesville Ice Arena.

Trailing by a goal in the second period, Janesville scored four goals in the last 13 minutes of the period en route to a 6-3 win over Minnesota.

Janesville is now in sole possession of second-place in the Midwest Division and trails first-place Fairbanks by five points.

Matt Hanewall scored twice for the Jets, while John Pesek had a goal and two assists.

Garrett Nieto picked up the win and finished with 20 saves.

The teams wrap up the two-game series tonight.


JANESVILLE 6, MINNESOTA 3

Minnesota;1;1;1--3

Janesville;0;4;2--6

First Period

M--Kyler Grundy (Brendan Skarda) :42.

Second Period

J--Simon Sagissor (Jakov Novak) pp 5:00. M--Skarda (Carter Breitenfeldt, Noah Ganske) 7:27. J--John Pesek (Kip Hoffmann, Sam Renlund) 13:46. J--Jordan Steinmetz (John Pesek, Bjorkman) 14:53. J--Brenden MacLaren (Bjorkman) 16:52.

Third Period

M--Jarrett Lee (Calvin Dybicz, Matthew Stanton) pp, 12:36. J--Matt Hanewall (MacLaren, Steinmetz) 16:11. J--Hanewall (Pesek) en 18:13.

Saves--Isaiah Saville (M) 18, George McBey (M) 13, Garrett Nieto (J) 20.

Time--2:21. Attendance--636.

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