KELOWNA, B.C. - The Portland Winterhawks will play for the Ed Chynoweth Cup for the fourth year in a row after defeating the Kelowna Rockets 7-3 on Friday in Western Hockey League playoff action.
Corbin Boes made 35 saves for the Winterhawks as Jordon Cooke turned away 34-of-41 shots in defeat.
Leipsic's night came to an early end when he was assessed a five-minute major and game misconduct for spearing at 16:27 of the third period.
Portland will face the winner of the Medicine Hat Tigers-Edmonton Oil Kings series. Edmonton leads the series 3-1 with Game 5 scheduled for Saturday.