Eric Comrie made 49 saves but the Manitoba Moose were beat 2-1 in a shootout to the Stockton Heat Friday night.
Brenden Kichton scored in the final five minutes for the Moose to force overtime after going down 1-0 in the second period.
All three Manitoba shooters missed in the shootout while Derek Grant scored in the second round for the Heat.
The Moose look for revenge Saturday night as they stick around to face Stockton once again. Puck drop is 9:30 CT.