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Patriot Cup 3v3 Tournament

July 22-23, 2017

Cross-ice games 

Tournament Contact

Spencer Arvold


Phone: 763.717.3234

Cheryl Blaker


Phone: 763.717.3229

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Fundraising Help

Find out how your team can raise funds! Learn more here.

Current Weather

The mid-summer Patriot Cup 3v3 Tournament℠ gets you lots of ice time in a short period of time. 3v3 play means lots of time on puck and lots of room to skate.

Tournament Features

  • Six-game guarantee
  • Six-team bracket format
  • Standard round robin with medal round
  • Cross-ice games: Mites, Squirts, Peewees, Girls U8,U10, U12
  • Full-Ice games: Bantams
  • Up to 10 players per team: nine skaters and one goaltender
  • Championship t-shirts for division winners

Divisions Offered

  • Youth teams will play in their 2016-2017 association hockey season age division.
  • Boys:
    • Mites 5-6 (Eligibility: 7/1/09 - 6/30/11)
    • Mites 7-8 (Eligibility: 7/1/07 - 6/30/09)
    • Squirt A (Eligibility: 7/1/05 - 6/30/07)  
    • Squirt B (Eligibility: 7/1/05 - 6/30/07)  
    • Peewee A (Eligibility: 7/1/03 - 6/30/05) 
    • Peewee B (Eligibility: 7/1/03 - 6/30/05)
    • Bantam (Eligibility: 7/1/01 - 6/30/03)
  • Girls:
    • Girls U8 (Eligibility: 7/1/07 - 6/30/09)
    • Girls U10 (Eligibility: 7/1/05 - 6/30/07)
    • Girls U12 (Eligibility: 7/1/03 - 6/30/05)

Tournament Fees

$325 per Team


Refund Policy:  No refunds will be given to teams dropping inside 1 month of tournament start date.  

Tournament Rules

The Patriot Cup rules are presented in PDF format for convenient download and printing.

Game Format

  • One 3-minute warm-up
  • Two 13-minute running time halves
  • One-minute intermission between halves
  • Play stops only after a goal or a penalty shot

Application Deadline

June 15, 2017  or until bracket is full

Schwan's Cares: A Fundraising Network

We know teams often need fundraising help to offset the costs of participating in events.

Schwan's Cares: A Fundraising Network has you covered. Find out how your team can start an easy, simple to manage fundraising campaign.