Bethel Warrior Cheer team wins academic award

The Bethel Warrior Cheerleaders were awarded the 2022 Academic Award at the Alaska School Activities Association Cheer State Championship Competition on March 22nd, 2022 at the Alaska Airlines Center in Anchorage. The team’s GPA of 3.51 won them the award for Division II schools. The Division I award went to the Sitka Wolves with their GPA of 3.43.

The Warriors also placed 4th in the Division II Cheer Competition. Coming in 1st was Kenai Central, 2nd was Hutchinson, and 3rd was Barrow.

For the 3A sideline cheer competition, Bethel cheerleaders Elenor Whitney and Kiley Twito were chosen for the All-Tournament Team. Whitney and Twito also were awarded the Cheerleader of the Game awards. Congratulations Warriors!

2022 ASAA/First National Bank Alaska


1st Kenai Central

2nd Hutchison

3rd Barrow

4th Bethel Regional

5th Nome-Beltz

6th Susitna Valley

7th Mt Edgecumbe


Amber Bratlie, Houston

Calani Holmes, Kenai

Dakota Kelly, Mt. Edgecumbe

Delaney Duck, Kenai

Elenor Whitney, Bethel

Eliana Hatch, Mt. Edgecumbe

Joshua Delmolin, Barrow

Karis Evans, Nome-Beltz

Kiley Twito, Bethel

Min Chan, Barrow

Paris Hebel, Nome-Beltz

Scarlet Gibsoz, Houston