A late rally lifted the Fairbanks Ice Dogs to an NAHL win over the Janesville Jets on Friday night.
Fairbanks scored two goals in a 21-second span of the third period en route to a 3-1 win at the Janesville Ice Arena.
Janesville got on the board first at 3:34 of the third as Nick Nardella picked up his 11th goal of the season.
Fairbanks tied the game at 1-1 at 16:51 of the third and won it at 17:12 on Tyler Deweese’s even-strength goal.
Riley Sims took the loss despite 28 saves.
The teams wrap up the three-game series tonight at the Ice Arena.
FAIRBANKS 3, JANESVILLE 1Fairbanks 0 0 3—3
Janesville 0 0 1—1
Third PeriodJ—Nick Nardella (Casey Roepke, Carter Hottmann) 3:34. F—Adam Eisele (Tim Erkkila, Parker Brown), pp, 16:51. F—Tyler Deweese (Bret Link, Laker Aldridge) 17:12. F—Luke Ciolli (Trenton Woods, Matt Koethe) en, 19:59
Saves—Austin Ryman (F) 22, Riley Sims (J) 28.