Every November, DAYBA hosts the Spirit of the North Basketball Tournament. 

It’s one of the biggest and best tournaments in the Northland!  The 2023 SON Tournament was the 31st almost consecutive year of hosting the event, (COVID-19 canceled the 2020 tournament.)

Individual awards were awarded to 1st place teams.

Tournament dates were: November 18 & 19, 2023

Gym locations were Proctor Senior High & Superior Senior High

2023 Spirit of the North Champions

@ Proctor High School

Elk River Black 5AB Champs
Elk River Red 5AB Champs
Bloomington Jefferson Blue 6AB Champs
Bloomington Kennedy 6C Champs
Albany 8A Champions

2023 Spirit of the North Champions

@ Superior High School 

Elk River White 5C Champs

Elk River Black 7A Champs

Elk River Red 7BC Champs

Bloomington Jefferson 8B Blue Champs

Bloomington Kennedy 8C Champs