The Janesville Jets ran their winning streak to five games Thursday night.
Nick Nardella and Parker Lindauer each had a goal and an assist to lead Janesville to a 4-3 win over Kenai River in an NAHL game at the Janesville Ice Arena.
Janesville led 2-0 after two periods, but Kenai River tied it with two goals early in the third.
Charlie Schoen got the game-winner for the Jets at 8:10 of the third and just 20 seconds after the Brown Bears had tied the game.
Brandon McNamara scored just more than nine minutes into the third to regain the two-goal lead.
Kenai got a goal back with just under four minutes remaining.
Grant Riley stopped 33 shots to pick up the win.
The two teams play game two of the series at 7 p.m. today.
JANESVILLE 4, KENAI RIVER 3Kenai River 0 0 3—3
Janesville 1 1 2—4
First PeriodJ—Nick Nardella (Isaac Novak, Parker Lindauer) 18:01
Second PeriodJ—Lindauer (Nardella, Novak) 11:51
Third PeriodKR—Skylar Gutierrez (Laudon Poellinger, Cody Moline) 3:52. KR—Logan Ritchie (Adam Szubert, Zach Krajnik), pp, 7:50. J—Charlie Schoen (Justin Thompson, Jordan Halverson) 8:10. J—Brandon McNamara (Justin Engelkes, Jackson Sabo) 9:04. KR—Ryan Green (Max Osborne, Krajnik) 16:13
Saves—Landon Pavlisin (KR) 31, Grant Riley (J) 33