VALDEZ BOYS PLACE SECOND AT ELKS TOURNAMENT
Stats Courtesy Cheryl Derifield
The Buccaneer Boys team took 2nd place and the Lady Bucs took 3rd in the annual Elks Tournament. Levi Auble and Alex MacDonald were selected to the boys All-Tournament Team. Alex Derifield and Marian Wamsley were selected to the girls All-Tournament Team. Alex MacDonald and Alex Derifield (tied with Jasmine Tooyak from Point Hope) won the awards for most 3 pointers. The Buccaneers travel this weekend to make up their game with Galena Thursday night in Fairbanks and then complete their regular season versus Delta on Friday and Saturday night.
DERIFIELD HITS ONE THOUSAND POINT MARK
In the first game of the Elks Tournament against, Senior Alex Derifield hit a three point shot to score 1,000 points in her high school career. Officials stopped the game to reward her with the game ball. Derifield has signed to play for Fort Lewis College next year.