Back inside the Glass Palace for the first Hawktoberfest of the season, the Winterhawks toppled the Americans to earn their third straight victory.
Game #6: Portland (4) vs. Tri-City (3)
SOG: POR (39) – TC (28)
PP: POR (1/4) – TC (1/3)
Saves: Giannuzzi (25) – Boyko (35)
- TC – 13:83– First Period – Rhett Melnyk (2)
- TC – 10:02 – First Period – Landon Roberts (1), from Tanner Gould
- TC – 6:45 – Second Period – Parker Bell (3), from Petr Moravec
- POR – 7:19 – Second Period – Marcus Nguyen (1), Ryder Thompson
- POR – 2:08 – Third Period – Gabe Klassen (2), from Kyle Chyzowski and Ryder Thompson
- POR – 14:41 – Third Period- Dawson Pasternak (1), Luca Cagnoni, Gabe Klassen
- POR – 17:05 – Third Period – Marek Alscher (1), Cross Hanas
With a slow scoring start, the Hawks got on the board in the second period to catapult them into four consecutive goals to win the night. Goals from Marcus Nguyen and Gabe Klassen put the Hawks on the board, but it was Dawson Pasternak and Marek Alscher who both scored their first WHL goals in the night, to put the Hawks on top.
QUOTE OF THE NIGHT presented by BBF TECHNOLOGIES:
After scoring his first WHL goal- “I think I’ll always remember that kind of moment, especially being in front of a home crowd and an atmosphere like this, being super loud. So I think it’s really awesome!”
Winterhawks forward Dawson Pasternak