On May 31, 2014, University of Alaska Anchorage’s Alum Rob Gunderson signed with the Alaska Aces. The Aces signed Gunderson to an amateur tryout offer (ATO) contract. Gunderson went 24-41-10 in 82 career appearances for UAA with a 3.15 goals-against-average and one shutout over four seasons. Gunderson posted career-best in wins with 10, goals-against-average at 2.57, and a save percentage of .900. Gunderson won his last three of five final games with UAA. The Alaska Aces are in the East Coast Hockey League Kelly Cup Finals against the Cincinnati Cyclones.