Muskegon scored twice in the first period and twice more in the third to beat the Ice 4-2 tonight at Kalamazoo.
Robert Polosello scored on assists from Cody Gyllying and Dan Sherer at 7:42 of the second period to get the Ice on the board. Daniil Tarasov tied the game with 11:00 left on a feed from Alexander Kuqali, but Muskegon's Ryan Bullock scored the game-winner 3:17 later and Tyler Heinonen added an empty-netter at game's end.
Jon Gillies and Dalton Izyk shared goaltending duties. Gillies made six saves in the first half of the game, Izyk made 15 stops after coming in halfway through the second.
The Ice are now 2-1 in the preseason heading into the USHL Fall Classic next week.