FAIRBANKS- The Malemutes and Crimson Bears started a two game series on Thursday night.
Lathrop's Chad Horn had a goal and assist as the Malemutes led 2-0 after two periods. But Juneau-Douglas stormed back with 3 goals in the first 12 minutes of the third period.
Grant Ainsworth, Josh Lahnum and Zach Easton scored for Juneau.
The Malemutes were in the Juneau zone in the last seconds but couldn't get a decent look. Neal Chapman had 34 saves for Junea as they to win 3-2.
Both teams will be back in the Dip Friday night at 6:45 p.m.