PORTLAND, Ore. - Brad Ross scored three times as the Portand Winterhawks defeated the visiting Everett Silvertips 3-1 on Friday in Western Hockey League action.
Kohl Bauml scored his fifth of the season for the Silvertips (7-23-8).
Brendan Burke made 30 saves to earn his second win of the year for Portland (26-11-3) while Everett goaltender Kent Simpson stopped 55 of 57 shots in defeat.
The Winterhawks were 1 for 5 on the power play while the Silvertips went 1 for 2.
Ross now ranks fourth in the WHL with 28 goals.
The victory was Portland's sixth straight.