Former UAA player Tommy Grant scored for the third straight game and Johnny McGuire scored his first goal as a Steelhead to lead Idaho past Alaska in Saturday night ECHL action, 4-2. With the loss, the Aces fall to 27-11-3 overall and see an end to their seven game home unbeaten streak.
Brendan Connolly and Peter Sivak scored first period goals for the Aces, both off assists by Nick Mazzolini. The trio combined for five points in the period, but there was no Aces scoring the rest of the way. Alaska outshot Idaho, 35-29.
Alaska begins a five game series against Stockton on Friday.