PRINCE GEORGE, B.C. - The Lethbridge Hurricanes took advantage of some sloppy play by the Prince George Cougars, going 4-for-10 on the power play en route to a 5-2 victory - their first of the season - on Friday night in Western Hockey League action.
Carter Bancks and Brennan Yadlowski each had three-point nights for the Hurricanes (1-6-0-0), Bancks with a goal and two assists and Yadlowski with three helpers. Carter Ashton and Mike Reddington both had a goal and an assist, while Austin Fyten and Brent Henke also scored.
Alex Rodgers and Marek Viedensky replied for Prince George (2-4-0-0).
Linden Rowat made 28 saves for Lethbridge, who started the season on a six-game losing skid.
Cougars netminder James Priestner stopped 22 shots.