Eleven Pittsburgh Youth Teams to Compete In USA Hockey Nationals
/ Pittsburgh Penguins
Eleven Pittsburgh youth hockey teams will compete in different age groups at the USA Hockey Nationals March 30-April 3.
Boys teams reaching the national level are the ’98 Amateur Penguins (Tier I), the 16-and-under Pittsburgh Hornets (Tier I), the Team Pittsburgh ‘98’s (Tier II), the 14-and-under North Pittsburgh Wildcats (Tier II), the 16-and-under Mid-State Mustangs (Tier II) and the 18-and-under Allegheny Badgers (Tier II).
Girls teams competing at the nationals are the 12-and-under Penguins Elite (Tier I), the 14-and-under Penguins Elite (Tier I), the 16-and-under Team Pittsburgh (Tier I), the 16-and-under Steel City Selects (Tier II) and the 12-and-under Amateur Penguins (Tier II).
Tournament action will be held at six sites across the country. Updates, scores and photos will be posted at facebook.com/pghyouthockey
Also, the Pittsburgh Mighty Penguins sled hockey team will be competing in the Sled Hockey National Championships April 1-3 at Blaine, Minnesota.