2017 tournament brackets


               BOYS                   
            GIRLS                
5th Grade

Red Division

White Division

Blue Division

This bracket was cancelled due to low team registrations.                             


6th Grade

​Red Division

White Division

Blue Division

Blue-Green Division




7th Grade

Red Division

Blue Division

Silver Division

Platinum Division

8th Grade

Red Division

Blue Division

White Division


Photos of 2015 Team Champions Boys  Girls

View Tournament Results from Previous Years

2017 Tournament

All Brackets Full




Photos of 2016 Team Champions Boys  Girls

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Spirit of the North (SON)


Every November, DAYBA hosts the Spirit of the North tournament. The SON is for boys and girls travel teams, grades 5-8, and it's one of the biggest and best tournaments in the Northland!   The 2017 SON Tournament  marks the 25th consecutive year of hosting the event,  

The tournament has multiple divisions for boys and girls teams in grades 5, 6, 7, and 8.  There is a team award for championship teams and individual awards for players on the championship, 2nd place, and 3rd place (if bracket is large enough) teams. 


The 2017 Spirit of the North Tournament will be held on November 18-19, 2017.


Tournament Sites for 2017:

Lincoln Park Middle School - 3215 W 3rd St, Duluth, MN 55806

(NOTE:  while traveling East on Grand Ave it eventually turns into W 3rd St)

Duluth Denfeld High School - 401 N 44th Ave W, Duluth, MN  55807

Proctor High School - 131 9th Ave, Proctor, MN 55810


​2017  Spirit of the North Tournament RULES.DOCX