The Fairbanks Ice Dogs arrived in Janesville to play the Jets with an undefeated record. They left on the bristle end of a broom.
Adam Roeder scored twice—a game-tying goal in the third period and the overtime winner—to cap a Janesville rally from two goals down in the third to hand previously unbeaten Fairbanks a 4-3 loss.
Kip Hoffmann hails from Huntley, Illinois. The 18-year-old just started his second season of junior hockey with the Janesville Jets, playing about 60 miles up the road from his hometown.
From here, life's going ...
Kevin Dineen and Vaclav Krudenc both scored their first goals of the season and goaltender Blake Weyrick only had to stop eight shots Saturday for the Janesville Jets in their 2-0 win over the Minnesota Magicians.
A power-play goal in the final minute of the first period was the only scoring as the Aberdeen Wings beat the Janesville Jets 1-0 in Blaine, Minnesota.
Adam Winborg became Janesville's all-time leader in career points, but the Jackalopes won 3-2 Thursday
Jack LaFontaine registered his second straight blanking, beating Topeka 2-0 in Blaine, Minnesota.
Rob Marsanico scored in the second period and Nils Rygaard scored on an empty net in the last minute in Janesville's 2-0 win over Kenai River on Saturday.
Jack Gessert scored at 2:58 of three-on-three overtime Friday to cap a hat trick and help the Kenai River Brown Bears beat the Janesville Jets 4-3 in Janesville's NAHL season opener at the Janesville Ice Arena.
The 2014-15 North American League Hockey season was one the Janesville Jets won't soon forget.
They won the league's regular-season title by going 49-9-2, were named the organization of the year and advanced to ...