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The Central Upper Peninsula Hockey League offers a structured environment for youth hockey in Michigan's Upper Peninsula.  Teams compete in the Michigan Amateur Hockey Association (MAHA) "B" Division, corresponding to "house" or "recreational" hockey.

This site also hosts the MAHA District 8 Council.

Click the button on the top navigation bar or the link above to access District 8 content, including information about regional, district and state tournaments.

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Congrats on tourney success in 2018!

05/06/2018, 8:30am EDT
By Walt Milligan

  • Team Copper Country is State and National Champion in 18U Tier 2 Division 3A, which is the highest level of competition in 18U AA. This is the second year in a row that they are National Champions. They had several players from the UP outside of the Copper Country this year.
  • Iron Range is State Champion in 18U BB. This was a combined team with players from Marquette and Iron Range.
  • Marquette Girls 19U mBank is State Champion in Girls 19U Tier 3.
  • Calumet Auto Pro is State Champion in 14U B.
  • Marquette Main Street Pizza is State Runner-Up in 16U B.  Also a combined team with Iron Range.

Congrats 2017-2018 CUP League Champs!

04/06/2018, 10:15am EDT
By Walt Milligan

  • 10U Champion: Marquette Range Bank
  • 10U Runner-up: Iron Range OK Industrial
  • 12U Champion: TAYHA Oswald's Bear Ranch
  • 12U Runner-up: Ironwood Extreme Tool
  • 14U Champion: Escanaba Skradski Funeral Home
  • 14U Runner-up: Copper Country MTEFCU
  • 18U Champion: Marinette-Menominee Thunder

7 different associations!

District 8 and CUP League Meetings April 14

04/03/2018, 4:30pm EDT
By Walt Milligan

Note new location:  River Rock Lanes and Banquet Center, Ishpeming.

District Tournament Champs

02/12/2018, 6:15pm EST
By Walt Milligan

  • 10U AA: Marquette
  • 10U B:  Munising/Newberry Renze Powersports
  • 12U AA:  Copper Country
  • 12U B:  Newberry Oswald's Bear Ranch
  • 14U AA:  Marquette
  • 14U B:  Calumet Auto Pro
  • 18U BB:  Ontonagon

Good luck at States!