Teams set for All Native tournament

The 51-team field features 39 automatic qualifiers and 12 qualifying teams

With the All Native qualifying tournament over, the tournament bracket has been set for the 2018 All Native Basketball Tournament in February.

READ MORE: 2017 All Native tournament slideshow

Fifty-one teams will qualify in the tournament, which consists of an intermediate, senior, masters and women’s division. Teams from the 2017 All Native Basketball tournament automatically received a birth in the 2018 tournament if they won a game. Those teams that went winless played in a qualifying tournament in November, with spots in the All Native going to the top teams. Remaining teams were placed on a standby list based on their finishing position in the tournament.

READ MORE: Six teams secure All Native Spots in qualifying competition

Intermediate division

Automatic qualifiers: Port Simpson, Prince Rupert, Bella Coola, Kitkatla, Skidegate, Vancouver, New Aiyansh, Bella Bella, Hartley Bay.

Tournament qualifiers: Hazelton, Massett, Ahousaht.

Standby team: Kincolith.

Senior Men’s division

Automatic qualifiers: Skidegate, Kitkatla, Ahousaht, Bella Bella, Massett, Port Simpson, New Aiyansh, Vancouver, Prince Rupert, Gitwinksihlkw, Bella Coola.

Tournament qualifiers: Hydaburg AK, Kitamaat, Hazelton.

Standby teams: Kincolith, Gitanyow, Metlakatla AK.

Master’s division

Automatic qualifiers: Hydaburg, Massett, Greenville, Bella Bella, Kincolith, Prince Rupert, Kitamaat, New Aiyansh.

Tournament qualifiers: Port Simpson, Hazelton, Gitwinksihlkw.

Women’s division

Automatic qualifiers: Hazelton, Bella Bella, Kitamaat, Rain, Greenville, Metlakatla BC, Gitwinksihlkw, Hesquiaht, Kamloops, Bella Coola, Vancouver.

Tournament qualifiers: New Aiyansh, Kitkatla, Massett.

Standby teams: Ahousaht, Hartley Bay.



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