Youth Basketball Tournament In St. Cloud This Weekend
The St. Cloud Area Youth Basketball Association (SCAYBA) is hosting their annual "Quarry Classic" boys and girls youth basketball tournament this Saturday and Sunday. (February 23-24) Tournament Director Jacob Welch indicates that 242 teams are registered in 2013 after 234 teams participated in the tournament in 2012.
Teams from Minnesota and North Dakota participate in the tournament in boys and girls youth basketball starting with 4th grade and going through 8th grade. The tournament uses many venues including St. Cloud State, St. Ben's, Whitney Rec Center, Apollo High School, North Jr High and Kennedy Elementary and Middle School.
The tournament is the largest fundraiser for SCAYBA and brings lots of money to the St. Cloud area with many teams using St. Cloud hotels and restaurants.