The BC Division Champions fell short on home ice in Game 1 of their opening round playoff series with the Portland Winterhawks.
The Prince George Cougars were down early, after allowing 3 goals on 13 shots. Ty Edmonds would shut the door the rest of the way.
Portland grinded out a 4-2 win with goals coming from Colton Veloso, Keegan Iverson, Skyler McKenzie and Brendan De Jong.
Jared Bethune and Jansen Harkins notched the first two playoff goals for the Cougars this year.
Game 2 will go Sunday at CN Centre, puck drop at 5:00 p.m.
Photo: Brett Cullen