Cole Brady made 41 saves, recording his fifth shutout of the season as the Janesville Jets blanked the Kenai River Brown Bears 1-0 in a North American Hockey League game Friday in Soldotna, Alaska.
Andrew Hicks scored 57 seconds into the game as Janesville (27-18-2-3) won the opener of a two-game series. The two teams played again late Saturday.
Gavin Enright made 39 saves for Kenai River, which fell to 18-27-3-2.
JANESVILLE 1, KENAI RIVER 0
Janesville 1 0 0—1
Kenai River 0 0 0—0
J—Andrew Hicks (Nicholas Nardella, Brenden Olson), 0:57.
Saves—Cole Brady (J) 41, Gavin Enright (KR) 39.