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Engel 21 saves, Jacobs two goals as the Cougars blank the Silvertips

Sunday, 01.27.2013 / 12:54 AM / Nouvelles

The Canadian Press

PRINCE GEORGE, B.C. - Mac Engel made 21 saves as the Prince George Cougars blanked the visiting Everett Silvertips 4-0 on Saturday in Western Hockey League play.

Colin Jacobs scored twice for the Cougars (15-28-6), who halted a three-game winless streak, while Rinalds Rosinskis chipped in with three assists.

Jake Mykitiuk and Zach Pochiro had a goal apiece to round out Prince George's offence.

Austin Lotz made 35 saves in a losing cause for the Silvertips (21-26-3), who lost in regulation for the first time in six outings.

Prince George went 2 for 5 on the power play while Everett failed to score on five chances with the man advantage.

For me, it's a great win for our hockey team and for a lot of people back in Columbus, especially our fans in particular … people who have been devoted to this organization, it's big.

— Blue Jackets coach Todd Richards on their win vs. the Penguins in Game 2, the franchise's first-ever Stanley Cup Playoff victory