Ice Hockey
Presented by the San Diego Gulls

President's Day Weekend
February 14-17, 2020

USA Hockey Sanction #:

We have one opening in 14AA!


2020 Skills Results:
Escondido Session 1
Escondido Session 2
SDIA Session 1
SDIA Session 2



Rink Assignments for each division. 
Due to expanding some divisions, teams may play a few games at an additional rink besides the rink listed below.  Please closely check your schedule for game location.

  • Escondido Ice-plex 
    • Divisions: 10uB Surf, 10uBB, 12uB, 12uA, High School AA
  • Poway Ice Center
    • Divisions:  12uAA, 14uAA
  • San Diego Ice Arena 
  • Salvation Army Kroc Center
    • Divisions: 12uBB, 14uB, 14uA
  • UTC Ice

Click Here for venue directions.



The below divisions will be accepting entries. Some divisions may be combined and some may be split due to the number of entries. If your team's division does not fill, you will be contacted to play up or receive a refund. Many divisions fill quickly and the tournament normally fills completely by late November, so register early.

  • 8 & Under (Mite) A & B-Half-Ice
  • 10 & Under (Squirt) A, BB & B 
  • 12 & Under (PeeWee) AA, A & B
  • 14 & Under (Bantam) AA, A & B 
  • 16 & under AA
  • High School AA, A


Entry Fee includes guarantee of 4 games, great competition, top referees, Gold, Silver & Bronze medal presentation, Free Skills competition, and opportunity for your team to participate in a Torch Lighting Ceremony. Fees are non-refundable after December 1, unless a division does not fill.

  • $1025 - 8U
  • $1750 - 10U, 12U, & 14U-(A & B)
  • $1775 - 14AA, 16AA & High School
  • Register Online
  • Mail In Entry Form


January 1, 2020
Sign up early - many divisions fill up quickly

  • Cancellation deadline - December 1, 2019
    • If a team cancels before Dec. 1, there is a $100 cancellation fee
  • Non-refundable after December 1, 2019



Saturday, February 15, 2020


One Ceremony will be held at SDIA and one Ceremony will be held at Escondido to accommodate the large number of teams.  Divisions will be assigned to one of the Ceremonies.  Assignments and times will be posted here by Friday January 17.
(Not all teams will be able to participate due to scheduling conflicts)

California Winter Games will host Torch Lighting Ceremonies on Saturday, February 15th. Family and friends will gather around the ice for the Torch Lighting Ceremony where teams will be introduced on the ice.  Team captains will pass the torch before the cauldron is lit.
Athletes should wear tennis shoes and their team jersey.  Teams will be escorted by 2 coaches.


Saturday, February 15, 2020

4 players from each team will participate in 1 of 3 events - Target Shooting, Speed & Breakaway.  Teams must confirm their interest in participating in Torch and Skills when they register. Teams must submit their player's names by January 31.

Skills Rink and Time Assignments
Skills Registration Online Form - Due by January 31
Skills Competition Rules

Target Shooting: Targets will be attached to the net and each player will have 10 pucks to shoot as many targets as possible in 2 minutes.
Speed: Each skaters will skate one lap as fast as possible.  Holding their stick is permitted.
Break Away: A goalie and a shooter participate.  We keep stats on goalie saves and goals made by the shooter.

Prizes for winning team in each division and winner of each event.

San Diego Gulls vs. San Jose Barracuda
Saturday, February 22 at 7:00 PM
Tickets From $21
Join the San Diego Gulls Hockey Club in welcoming the competitors and families of the California State Games on Saturday, February 22nd, 2020 as the Gulls celebrate Country Night!
The game is complete with a pre-game tailgate from 5:00-7:00PM in the North parking lot along with a free cowboy hat giveaway to all fans in attendance while supplies last!


To participate in the 2020 California Winter Games, all teams are required to book hotel accommodations at one of the listed CSG host hotels offered at discounted prices. See Hotel Discount page for details on rates and how to book your rooms. 

Teams choosing not to book hotel rooms at our host hotels are required to pay a $300 Deviation Fee per team. Upon completion of paid Deviation Fee, teams are accepted into the tournament.  Deviation fees may be mailed in or paid online through our registration system.

Exemptions: Teams residing in San Diego County.  Teams residing in Orange & Riverside Counties must have 50% of their team stay in our host hotels to avoid the Deviation Fee.

Additional Tournament Information:

  • BRING ROSTER STICKERS FOR SCORESHEETS (16 stickers- enough for 4 games). Template
  • First games will be held in the morning on Friday starting at 8am. Schedules will not be revised for a team's specific travel plans. Teams may submit a schedule request before December 15 via email to
  • Cal State Games reserves the right to close a division before the registration deadline. Many divisions fill up fast.
  • Championship games will be played on Monday. Final game on Monday is estimated to be finished by 4pm.
  • Home teams wear LIGHT jerseys and Away teams wear DARK jerseys.
  • All teams must show proof of USA Hockey team registration, team roster and release forms for each player prior to their first game.  Coaches must sign the scoresheet before each game.
  • Most teams will play 15 minute stop time periods. 5 minute warm up time. No over time shall be permitted.  Complete rules are posted above.
  • Rosters should be submitted with the entry form. Birthdate of each player needs to accompany the roster.

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