Hawks Drop Preseason Finale
The Portland Winterhawks (2-3-0-1) wrapped up preseason play with a 8-3 loss against the Seattle Thunderbirds. Though six games, the Hawks scored 24 goals which is the third most in the Western Hockey League.
After getting in a 5-0 hole in the first period, the Winterhawks went blow for blow the rest of the game with the Thunderbirds. Mason Mannek scored his second goal of the preseason, while Lane Gilliss and Jaydon Dureau each netted their third goals of September in the third period.
Dante Giannuzzi allowed seven goals on 25 shots and Lochlan Gordan made three saves in just over eight minutes of playing time.
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Western Hockey League Stories from September 7, 2019
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- Royals Tripped up by Blazers - Victoria Royals
- Six Hurricanes Headed to NHL Camps - Lethbridge Hurricanes
- Blades Hold on for Win in Warman - Saskatoon Blades
- Wag-A-Tail Walkathon Set for Sunday - Brandon Wheat Kings
- Wheat Kings Open Pre-Season with Win - Brandon Wheat Kings
- Winnipeg ICE Host Wheat Kings in Saturday Showdown in Portage - Winnipeg Ice
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- Penalty Trouble Dooms Ams in 6-1 Loss to Thunderbirds - Tri-City Americans
- Tarzwell Tallies Twice to Lead Rebels Past Hurricanes - Red Deer Rebels
- Royals Come up Short against Giants - Victoria Royals
- Mount Hat Trick Pushes T-Birds Past Americans - Seattle Thunderbirds
- Wheat Kings Blank ICE 5-0 in Pre-Season Opener - Winnipeg Ice
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