PRINCE GEORGE, B.C. - Dominik Bittner scored twice as the Everett Silvertips defeated the host Prince George Cougars 5-2 on Friday in Western Hockey League action.
Kohl Bauml had a goal and an assist for the Silvertips (11-30-9), who won for the first time in three outings, while Josh Birkholz and Ryan Chynoweth added single goals.
Spencer Asuchak scored two goals for the Cougars (15-30-4), who have lost four straight games, while Jordan Tkatch picked up an assist on both.
Kent Simpson made 34 saves for the win as Drew Owsley turned away 32 shots in defeat.
Both clubs went 0 for 3 on the power play.