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Courtesy of Dillingham Varsity Volleyball

Dillingham may be more than 300 miles away from Anchorage, but the impacts of Friday’s 7.0-magnitude earthquake were still felt by many in the region.

Courtesy of Dillingham Varsity Volleyball

Dillingham faces some formidable competition at the state championships, which begin this Thursday in Anchorage. They are one of eight teams competing.  

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After a strong performance against the previously undefeated Petersburg on Friday, Dillingham lost 1-3 to Cordova in the championship. 

Hannah Colton/KDLG

Update: Dillingham beat Tok and Bristol Bay bested Hooper Bay Thursday, advancing both teams to the semi-finals Friday. 

Hannah Colton/KDLG

State volleyball action kicks off for the Dillingham team Thursday with a matchup against Tok.

Dillingham School District

The Dillingham Volleyball team came away from a big tournament over the weekend in Barrow with a 3rd place finish. Dillingham is a 2-A volleyball power but this year’s team has purposely chosen to compete against primarily 3-A schools in an effort to prepare for defense of last year’s state championship.

Ben Matheson

The DillinghamLady Wolverines volleyball team opens the season in Anchorage the 2nd week in October.  Coming off a 2A state title, the team is looking to repeat.  KDLG’s Ben Matheson spoke with the coach to preview this year’s campaign.