The Emmonak Huskies are the 2021 Yukon River Conference Mixed 6 volleyball champions and will be representing the Lower Yukon School District at the state tournament.
The Yukon River Conference championships were hosted by the St. Mary’s Eagles, games took place on November 18-19, 2021.
Eight teams participated in the event. Joining the Eagles were squads from Russian Mission, Marshall/Nunam Iqua, Mountain Village, Kotlik, Emmonak, Alakanuk, and Scammon Bay.
Opening games were between top-seeded Emmonak vs. Kotlik, Alakanuk vs. Russian Mission, St. Mary’s vs. Mountain Village, and Marshall/Nunam Iqua vs. Scammon Bay. Emmonak, Alakanuk, St. Mary’s, and Scammon Bay won the first round and advanced to the semifinal round.
Emmonak defeated Alakanuk and St. Mary’s defeated Scammon Bay to advance to the championship round. Emmonak was undefeated and took top honors. The team from Marshall/Nunam Iqua took home the Sportsmanship trophy. The Academic Award was won by the St. Mary’s Eagles with their GPA of 3.75.
2021 Mixed 6 Yukon River Conference Volleyball Results
November 18-19, 2021
1st Emmonak Huskies
2nd St. Mary’s Eagles
3rd Scammon Bay Eagles
Kaden Andrews, Nunam Iqua
Adam Rivers, Scammon Bay
Caleb Kamuck, St. Mary’s
Nafree Bagongon, Emmonak
Kaden Polty, Russian Mission
Regina Sage, Alakanuk
Geraldine Matthias, Kotlik
Kylee Francis, Emmonak
Matthew Andrews, Mountain Village
Sportsmanship Award: Marshall/Nunam Iqua
Academic Award: St. Mary’s Eagles, GPA 3.75