Ice Hockey Champs are 2013 Starlight Parade Grand Marshals
On Tuesday, May 14, at Pioneer Courthouse Square, the Rose Festival joined fans who were celebrating the achievements of the Portland Winterhawks, current winners of the Western Hockey League (WHL) championship (who received the Ed Chynoweth Cup trophy for ice hockey).
During this celebration the team and coaches were announced as the 2013 Grand Marshals of the Portland General Electric/SOLVE Starlight Paradel.
The Winterhawks won 5-1 over the Edmonton Oil Kings, taking Game Six of the WHL finals (Sunday, May 12). Members of the team range in age from 16 to 20!