Five DICK'S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Penguins Elite teams are headed to the USA Hockey National Championships after winning Tier I MidAm District titles over the weekend.
The Boys 14U team will host that age group's national tournament at the UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex in Cranberry Township from April 3-8.
The other DICK'S Sporting Goods Pens Elite national qualifiers, and their championship tournament destinations:
Boys 15U - Plymouth, MI, April 3-8
Boys 16U - Grand Rapids, MI, April 3-8
Girls 14U - Irvine, CA, April 4-8
Girls 16U - Irvine, CA, April 4-8
Another Pittsburgh team, the Esmark Stars, qualified for the national championships in the Boys 18U age group and will also compete at Grand Rapids, MI from April 3-8.