Author: Joshua Critzer

Portland Winterhawks/Keith Dwiggins

Portland sweeps season series with Prince George

For the fourth, and final time this season, the Prince George Cougars (6-20-1-2) dropped the puck against the Portland Winterhawks (20-6-1-2).  Sunday marked the conclusion of a rare scheduling quirk with four-straight games against each other for the two teams.  Portland emerged with a 4-1 victory and a four-game series […]

Brett Cullen

Portland wins first two games in rare four straight with Prince George

(Prince George, BC) Tuesday and Wednesday brought the Prince George Cougars (6-18-1-2) and Portland Winterhawks (18-6-1-2) together for the first two games of four back-to-back games against one another.  A rare occasion on the WHL schedule, all four meetings between the two Western Conference opponents will occur over the course […]

Portland Winterhawks report – December 2

The Portland Winterhawks are in Prince George preparing to begin their first of four straight games against the Cougars. Mike Johnston and the young Winterhawks just concluded a two game series, and completed their regular season series, with the Kamloops Blazers.  Portland left Kamloops, British Columbia, with two points after […]

Portland Winterhawks/Matthew Wolfe

Portland Winterhawks score eight in win over Saskatoon

Sunday night concluded a four-game homestand for the Portland Winterhawks (15-5-1-2) when they hosted the Saskatoon Blades (12-12-1-1) for the first and only meeting between the teams. Portland dominated from start to finish, winning 8-0. On Saturday, Mike Johnston talked about the importance of getting off to a quick start […]

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Injury-riddled Winterhawks defeat Giants 3-1

Wednesday night in the Rose City was the final regular-season meeting between the Vancouver Giants (11-10-1-1) and Portland Winterhawks (13-5-1-2).  For the third time this season, the Winterhawks emerged with the victory. Jake Gricius scored twice, and Joel Hofer saved 27-of-28 Vancouver shots for a 3-1 Portland win.  Portland started […]