Lady Warriors win Pinkie’s Volleyball tournament in Nome

The Bethel Lady Warriors win the first place trophy at the Pinkies Volleyball Tournament in Nome last weekend.

The Bethel Lady Warriors beat the teams from Nome and Utqiagvik (Barrow) to win the 2021 Pinkies Volleyball Tournament held in Nome this past weekend.

Bethel’s Haley Sundown, Jordan Wheeler, and Bryn Garrison were named to the all tournament team. Tournament MVP was Bryn Garrison.

The Pinkies tournament was a double elimination tournament, each match being a beat of three sets. The following results are from BRHS Coach Ryan Wheeler:

Bethel played Nome in their first match to determine seeding and won 28-26, 25-14. Bethel then beat Barrow 25-23, 26-24 to secure the #1 seed in the tournament. Nome beat Barrow to reach the semifinal game against Bethel. Bethel won the semifinal match 25-8, 19-25, 15-4. Nome beat Barrow in the loser out match to reach the championship. Bethel beat Nome 25-21, 25-15 to win the 2021 Pinkies Tournament.

The Bethel Lady Warrior volleyball team will be hosting a tournament this weekend at the WarriorDome.

All Stars: From Bethel are Haley Sundown, Jordan Wheeler, and Bryn Garrison who was also named the tournament MVP. Photos courtesy of Ryan Wheeler