1) 1981-82: Lost due to tie-breaker after the double round robin round.
2) 1982-83: Won their first Memorial Cup.
WHL-Lethbridge, OHL-Oshawa, QMJHL-Verdun, Host-Portland
3) 1985-86: Lost in round robin.
WHL-Kamloops, OHL-Guelph, QMJHL-Hull, Host-Portland.
4) 1997-98: Won their second Memorial Cup.
WHL-Portland, OHL-Guelph, QMJHL-Val d'or, Host-Spokane.
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Portland has not qualified for a Memorial Cup since 1998, until this year that is. They have a long road in front of them, but are every bit the talented team that they need to be in order to win a short tournament where one loss may doom you.
An interesting note is that every time the Hawks have played in the current 4 team round robin with a host team, the host has been from the wHL, with this year's host being the Saskatoon