The Pittsburgh Penguins have won the cup in 2016!
That is, the Pittsburgh Penguins Elite 12-and-under squad took home the first-ever NHL Youth Cup Girls Division title this weekend.
The game was decided in exciting fashion, with the Penguins prevailing against Little Caesars of Detroit 3-2 in a shootout. Jaiden Fahrny scored the winner for the Penguins and goalie Ava McNaughton did not allow a score in the shootout session.
Video: The first NHL Youth Cup Girls Division in Pittsburgh
Little Caesars of Detroit is coached by the only female player in NHL history, Manon Rheaume, a former goalie with the Tampa Bay Lightning.
The Youth Cup was played at the UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex, the Penguins training facility.