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The PortlandWinterhawksheld a rally at 12 p.m. Tuesday in Pioneer CourthouseSquare to celebrate the team's first championship season in 15 years.

The Winterhawks defeated the Edmonton Oil Kings 5-1 Sunday in Game 6 of the WHL Final at Rexall Place in Edmonton to claim the third WHLtitle in franchise history.

The 2012-13 Winterhawks join the 1981-82 and 1997-98 squads as league champions, and have punched their ticket to the Memorial Cup, set for May 17-26 in Saskatoon.

For more complete Winterhawks coverage, visit http://www.kgw.com/sports/winterhawks.

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