The accomplishments of our athletes and the Mighty Penguins organization have been featured in the media through the years.  Click on the links and check out our Mighty Pens in action!


The Mighty Pens are making news!

2022 USA Hockey Sled Classic, Presented by the NHL

Congratulations Kelsey, Kaden and U.S. women’s sled hockey!

Mighty Strong Program Highlights

University of Pittsburgh School of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences April 2019

Hockey Is For Everyone 

Penguins February 2019

Action Athlete: 12-year-old, family recall life-saving experimental cancer treatment

WTAE April 2018

Jacob Buchheit’s Incredible Journey

Penguins March 2018

Mighty Penguins compete on Handcycles at 6.6K Lemieux Foundation Race

    Penguins October 2017

Penguins Sled Face-Off 16 Team Tournament

     Penguins October 2017

U.S. National Development Team will Include Two Mighty Pens

       USA Hockey – July 2017

Mighty Penguins Sled Hockey Board Wins Public Service Team Award

Post Gazette – May 2017

Kelsey DiClaudio Defies Expectations

NBC Sports – March 2017

$5000 Check to the Mighty Penguins

Penguins – February 2017

Hockey Is For Everyone

Penguins – February 2017

Team USA Sled Hockey

Penguins – January 2017

Faces & Places

Armstrong Cable – December 2016

Team Finds Home at Pens Facility

     Butler Eagle – October 14, 2016

Chris Kunitz Skates with the Mighty Penguins

Penguins – March 2016

Lemieux Facility Offers Outlet for All Abilities

     Trib Total Media – February 27, 2016

Paralympian Dan McCoy Reps Pittsburgh in DICK’s Game-Changing Program for Olympic Hopefuls 

     Whirl Magazine – December 17, 2015

Paralympian Daniel McCoy – My Only Limitations are Those I Impose on Myself

     Wandering Educators – October 10, 2015

Pittsburgh Sled Hockey Team Helps Open New Rink with UPMC Rehabilitation Staff

     Trib Live – September 23, 2015

Pens Players Skate with Mighty Penguins Sled Hockey Team

    Penguins – February 28, 2015

Islanders Fans Should be Rooting for This Penguin

     Islanders Insight – January 16, 2015

Top 14 of 2014: Paralympics Women

     US Paralympics – January 2, 2015

Talk to the Sled: Kelsey DiClaudio Charges Ahead

     Team USA – December 23, 2014

Sled Hockey Player Kelsey KiClaudio Proudly Dons USA Jersey

     Women’s Hockey Life – October 28, 2014

Pittsburgher Returns from Paralympics with Sled Hockey Gold 

     Pittsburgh Action News – March 18, 2014

Pittsburgh Hosts Fourth Annual Sled Hockey Tournament

     Sports Illustrated Kids – November 25, 2013

Mighty Penguins Players Gaining Recognition for Sled Hockey

     Pittsburgh Post Gazette – April 4, 2013

Coach Ray Harding honored as Pittsburgh Penguins 2nd Annual Founders and Builders Award Recipient

     Penguins – February 27, 2013

Angie McCoy – Pittsburgh Mighty Penguins

     PGH Sports Daily – October 13, 2011

Sled Hockey Players Outskate Trinity-Northern York High School Team in Charity Match

     Penn Live – January 23, 2011

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