Tanner Glass got the Heat on the board first again and Eddie Lack made 40 saves, but tonight the special teams was the difference as the Gulls scored three power-play goals to beat the Heat.
Stockton falls 4-1 in San Diego despite jumping on the board early with Tanner Glass' first goal of the season.
Hunter Shinkaruk's second multi-point game of the season earned a point in an overtime loss to the Ontario Reign on Friday at Citizens Business Bank Arena.
Stockton earns a point on the road with a big third period goal from Hunter Shinkaruk. Healey records first AHL point in 4-3 overtime loss.
The Stockton Heat had a tough, emotional game on Wednesday against San Diego, and now, look to bounce back against a different SoCal rival in Ontario as the teams meet at the Citizens Business Bank Arena tonight at 7:00 p.m.
Marek Hrivik led the way with a goal and an assist but the Heat would fall to San Diego, snapping the club's stretch of five-straight games with a point.
Stockton falls 5-3 in San Diego in part to three straight power play goals from the Gulls. Hrivik and Foo extend point streaks in the loss
The Heat take to the road before returning home to host the Bakersfield Condors on New Year's Eve.
The Stockton Heat have a ton of storylines heading into a big road week, and now have the target on their backs as the top team in the Pacific Division.