This is a sport of passion. Basketball takes skill, dedication, team work, and drive. This is a sport that you cannot just play. You have to work day in and day out to be good at this sport. You put in the time in the off season, just to practice during season to be good in season. All this leads to tournament. The biggest time for "ballers" in the season. Tournaments for basketball players is like super bowl for football players. It is kind of a big deal; like a huge deal! Everyone goes to Districts to play against other teams in their district. The first place team is the district champs. Second and third place teams follow first to the next stage. Divisional is even bigger. Being a first place champion in your division means you just won the play offs. Now it is time for the super bowl! Your basketball team wants to go to state. You play the best teams in the state. If you win first place you are the best of the best in the state. Now who wouldn’t want to be the best?