This weekend the DICK'S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Penguins Elite organization will play host to the 4Clubs Showcase at the UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex. The event will take place from October 10-11 and will feature teams in the 15U, 15U and 18U age groups. The teams involved in this event will be Detroit Little Caesars, Buffalo Jr. Sabres, Chicago Mission and the hometown Pittsburgh Penguins Elite squads.
The event will kickoff on Saturday, October 11th with the 15U games as Chicago Mission plays the Buffalo Jr. Sabres at 8:00 AM and the Pens Elite 15U team hosts Detroit Little Caesars at 8:15 AM. The 15Us will be in action again later that afternoon at 2:30 when they take on Chicago Mission for the second of that day’s doubleheader. The Buffalo Jr. Sabres will also play Detroit Little Caesars at 3:15 that afternoon. The 15Us will wrap up action the following morning as Detroit Little Caesars takes on Chicago Mission at 8:00 AM and the Pens Elite team squares off with the Buffalo Jr. Sabres at 8:50 AM.
The 16Us will also start game action on Saturday as Chicago Mission and the Buffalo Jr. Sabres are set for the opening game of their age group at 10:00 AM. The 16U Pittsburgh Penguins Elite team will open their weekend schedule with a matchup with Chicago Mission at 4:30 PM. The final game on Saturday will be a tilt between the Buffalo Jr. Sabres and Detroit Little Caesars at 8:30 PM. Sunday will feature three more games in the 16U age range starting with Detroit Little Caesars versus Chicago Mission at 10:00 AM and a matchup of the Pittsburgh Penguins Elite team and the Buffalo Sabres at 10:50 AM. Finally, in the last game of the weekend, the 16U Pens Elite team will host Detroit Little Caesars at 4:00 PM on Sunday to wrap up the 16U action.
The 18U Prep team will also be in action with three games this weekend. The first of which will be on Saturday morning against Detroit Little Caesars at 10:15 AM. The 18U Chicago Mission team will face off with the Buffalo Jr. Sabres at 12:00 PM that afternoon. Later on Saturday, the 18U age group will feature two more matchups as the Buffalo Jr. Sabres will play Detroit Little Caesars at 6:15 PM and the Pens Elite team has a game against Chicago Mission at 6:30 PM. On Sunday, Detroit Little Caesars and Chicago Mission will wrap up their slate of games when they take the ice at 12:00 PM. The Pens Elite team will have their final test of the weekend when they take on the Buffalo Jr. Sabres at 12:50 PM.
The Pittsburgh Penguins Elite organization is proud to host this event this weekend at the UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex. Good luck to all the teams involved and we look forward to seeing you in Pittsburgh this weekend!