ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The Alaska Aces returned to Sullivan Arena for their first home game since November 14th on Wednesday night.
The Victoria Salmon Kings were intent on spoiling the homecoming. Victoria never trailed and took down Alaska, 3-1.
Ethan Cox buried the only goal for the Aces, who fall to 11-9-1 overall.
Matt Siddall scored twice for the Salmon Kings, now 10-12-2 on the season.
They enter Thursday night's rematch one point behind the Aces for third place in the ECHL Mountain Division.
The Aces will play 11 more games on their current homestand.