KAMLOOPS, B.C. - Forward Sven Bartschi scored a goal and set up two others Wednesday night to lead the Portland Winterhawks in 4-2 WHL victory over the Kamloops Blazers.
Bartschi was playing in his first game after a six-game absence due to a hip injury.
Charles Wells, Tyler Wotherspoon and Ty Rattie also scored for Portland (9-7-2).
Colin Smith and Logan McVeigh replied for the Blazers (11-4-0).
Portland goaltender Mac Carruth stopped 26 shots, while Cole Cheveldave of Kamloops turned aside 40.