Winterhawks win fifth straight on Stefan's two goals, Gauthier's 38 saves

KELOWNA, B.C. -- James Stefan scored twice and added an assist to lead the Portland Winterhawks to a 3-1 victory over the Kelowna Rockets in Western Hockey League action Saturday.

Cross Hanas scored one and assisted both of Stefan's goals for the Winterhawks (17-11-4), which have won five games in a row. Taylor Gauthier stopped 38-of-39 shots.

Jake Poole scored the lone goal for the Rockets (16-10-4). Talyn Boyko made 21 saves.

Nine other games originally on the schedule were postponed due to COVID-19 concerns.

On Friday, the WHL suspended activities for 15 teams.

When submitting content, please abide by our  submission guidelines, and avoid posting profanity, personal attacks or harassment. Should you violate our submissions guidelines, we reserve the right to remove your comments and block your account. Sportsnet reserves the right to close a story’s comment section at any time.
We use cookies to improve your experience. Learn More or change your cookie preferences. By continuing to use this site, you agree to the use of cookies.
close