ICE CAPS LOGOThe St Johns Ice Caps lost to the Toronto Marlies 3-2 in Stephenville Thursday night.

It was the first pre season game for the IceCaps. They move on to Corner Brook.

Jeremy Gregoire and Morgan Ellis each had a goal, with Joel Hanley and Nikita Scherbak picking up assists.

Goaltenders Eddie Pasquale and Zachary Fucale split the game almost 50/50, with Pasquale clocking 30:13 in net, and Fucale minding the remaining 29:47.