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Jace Coyle scores shootout winner as Chiefs defeat Winter Hawks 5-4

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PORTLAND, Ore. - Chris Bruton, Jared Spurgeon and Drayson Bowman all had a goal and an assist to lead the Spokane Chiefs to a 5-4 shootout win over the Portland Winterhawks in Western Hockey League play on Sunday night.

Portland used a two goal surge near the end of the third period to force the overtime. Jacob Dietrich scored at 18:13 with the goalie pulled for an extra attacker, Kevin Undershute then scored a power-play goal, also with the goalie pulled at 19:42, to make the game exciting.

Chris Langkow had the other goal for Spokane (24-5-1-2), while David Rutherford added two assists. Jace Coyle had the only goal in the shootout.

Chris Francis and Luke Walker also scored for Portland (5-25-0-1).

Chief goalie Dustin Tokarski (13-2-1) made 25 saves, including all three in the shootout for the win, while Kurtis Mucha stopped 47 shots, with two more in the shootout, to fall to 4-15-1 on the season.

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