Aces Fine PA Announcer For Comments

ANCHORAGE – The Alaska Aces announced that Sullivan Arena public address announcer Bob Lester has been fined $2,500 by the organization for comments he made during Sunday’s 4-0 win against Bakersfield and that the full amount of the fine will be donated to Mississippi Sea Wolves staff members affected by Hurricane Katrina.

Lester made inappropriate remarks over the public address system following the conclusion of a fight between Zack Fitzgerald of Alaska and Kevin Kotyluk of Bakersfield which resulted in an injury to Kotyluk.

Immediately following the game, Alaska head coach Davis Payne apologized to Bakersfield head coach Marty Raymond.

Team Press Release