Skill Level
  • The Turkey Cup is for in house Pineville Youth Hockey League (PYHL) and Travel B players.
  • Registrations from higher level players are subject to approval by the Tournament Director.
  • Please inquire before registering if you are uncertain of your player's eligibility.
  • A player is eligible to score a maximum of three goals per game. Additional goals will be treated as a save by the goalie, and a face off will occur. There is no limit on assists.  In the event of a Championship or Consolation game shootout, a player with three goals scored in regulation is eligible to score one - and only one - additional goal.
  • Major Birth Years: 2005 - 2008
  • Minor Birth Years: 2009 - 2012
  • Four teams per division.
  • Max ten skaters and one goalie per team.
  • Players assigned to teams by Tournament Staff after close of registration.

Five Games: Three Round Robin + Semifinal + Final or Consolation

Dates & Times

  • Registration is open to outside participants.  Outside registrations are subject to approval by the Tournament Director.
  • All players must register by November 25.
  • Only 80 skater and 8 goalie spots are available.  Registration may close early if teams fill.
  • Click the link above to register.
  • Pineville Currently Enrolled Skater = $35
  • Pineville Currently Enrolled Goalie = $20
  • Outside Skater = $45
  • Outside Goalie = $25
Game Jerseys
  • Current Pineville Youth Hockey League players should bring their black and grey jerseys to all games.
  • Outside participants should bring black and grey/white, numbered jerseys to all games. 
Game Format
  • Games will be 4 on 4 half ice.
Game Clock
  • Two twelve minute halves.
  • One minute warmup before each game.
  • One minute break between periods.
  • All penalties result in a penalty shot for the player that drew the penalty.
  • Game clock continues to run during a penalty shot.
  • Players do not serve time in the penalty box.
  • Players may be ejected from the game or tournament for reckless play or inappropriate conduct.

Tournament Points &

Final Round Seeding

  • Two points for winning a game.
  • One point for a tie game.
  • Semifinal games: 1st vs 4th, 2nd vs 3rd. 
  • Semifinal game winners play in the Championship and losers play in the Consolation.
  • In the event of a points tie, head to head results during Round Robin play will determine seeding and then fewest goals against followed by scoring difference.




  • Round Robin Games
    • No Overtime period, ties are allowed.
  • Championship and Semifinal Games
    • Three player, alternating shootout.
    • If necessary, single player, alternating shootout.

Cup 2019


Youth hockey | Turkey CUP

New Registration Process:
Register single or multiple players using your existing or a new Self Service Account. Be sure to use the skater's name when making a new account.
Please Click Here for Self Service instructions.

Pineville Ice House Turkey Cup has been an annual youth hockey tournament that takes place over Thanksgiving break since 2010.  The Turkey Cup offers a fun and competitive environment for House League level players.  For information regarding the upcoming tournament please Join Our Mailing List


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