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Founder's Cup

2022 Founders Cup Details

Date: January 7 to 9, 2022

Where: Rochester, MN Graham Arena

Level:  PeeWee AA/A  (16 teams)

Format: 4 Game Guarantee - Pool Play-In to Bracket 

Defending Champion: Bloomington Jefferson

Our tournament showcases some of the best Peewee AA/A teams.

Cost:  $1495

*Per Minnesota Hockey rules, YHH reserves the right to decline teams registered and paid within 7 days of payment plus registration.   All YHH events are first come, first serve.


Founder's Cup - 8/10 Tournament Full

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Past Champions

Team Year Location MVP
St. Paul 2015 Hibbing Matt Gleason
Rochester 2016 Hibbing Tyler Haskins
Lakeville South 2017 Rochester Ethan Dahlmeir
Stillwater 2018 Rochester Ty Tuccitto
Woodbury 2019 Rochester Lucas Mann
Woodbury 2020 Rochester Logan Hensler
Bloomington Jefferson 2021 Rochester Owen Lunneborg

Champions Wall

2020 Champions - Woodbury and Tourney MVP Logan Hensler

2019 Champions - Woodbury and Tourney MVP Lucas Mann

2018 Champions - Stillwater with Tourney MVP Ty Tuccitto

Lakeville South grabbed the 2017 Founder's Cup the first year it was held in Rochester - Ethan Dahlmeir was named MVP

2016 Champions - Rochester with Ty Haskins Tourney MVP

St. Paul won the first Founder's Cup in 2015 - Matt Gleason and Jack Nei were named to the All-Tournament Team

2022 Founders Cup Schedule

Founders Cup Rules

Roster Instructions:

PLEASE USE THE FORM we provide.  Roster has to be filled out & saved in this template (excel workbook .xls) in order for us to enter the scores online & upload your roster (please use only F, D or G when indicating player's positions on roster template or it doesn't upload properly)

2020 Highlight Video

2019 Highlight Video

2018 Highlight Video

2017 Highlight Video

Recent Founder's Cup News

Founders Cup: Championship Sunday

By YHH Staff 01/09/2022, 2:45pm CST

Woodbury crowned champs in Rochester as 2022 Founders Cup comes to a close.

Founders Cup: Saturday Live Blog

By YHH Staff 01/08/2022, 9:30am CST

Quarterfinals and semifinals commence as teams set the stage for thrilling Sunday.

Founders Cup: Friday Live Blog

By YHH Staff 01/07/2022, 6:45pm CST

The tournament kicks off in Rochester with eight games played on Friday evening.

2022 Founders Cup: Preview and Picks

By YHH Staff 01/07/2022, 12:00pm CST

Schedules, Players to Watch, and predictions from YHH staff members for this year's champion and darkhorse.

Best shot, best uniforms, best dessert delivery, and more from a weekend in Rochester.

  • Founders Cup: 2019 Best Of

  • By YHH Staff 01/08/2019, 2:45pm CST
  • The all-tournament team is chosen through YHH Staff, tournament official observations, and coach recommendations.
  • Read More

'18 Tourney Info

'17 Tourney Info

Scoring Leaders

Goalie Leaders