(Northland's NewsCenter) --- 55 hockey teams wrapped up play on Sunday in the 7th annual Northern Exposure Tournament, which was played across three days at six different arenas in the Northland.
3,000 people were expected to be in the Northland for the tournament, with organizers estimating that the weekend will pump nearly $750,000 in the area economy.
Below are listed the championship winners from each age bracket, ranging from 1994 to 2002 birth years.
1994/95 BIRTH YEAR
AAA Minnesota Ice Dogs def. Wisconsin Stars, 5-2
1996 BIRTH YEAR
Duluth Prospects def. Omaha Tropics, 4-3
1997 BIRTH YEAR
Arizona Union def. North Dakota Blackhawks, 3-0
1998 BIRTH YEAR
AAA Midwest Crush def. Team Northwest, 6-4
1999 BIRTH YEAR
Team Wisconsin def. Madison Capitals, 3-2
2000 BIRTH YEAR
Omaha Tropics def. NX Moose, 7-2
2001 BIRTH YEAR
Team Northwest def. Omaha Tropics, 3-2
2002 BIRTH YEAR
Minnesota/Wisconsin Elite def. Rapid Fire, 6-3