Volleyball teams try to end seasons strong before tourneys

FAIRBANKS-Over the weekend Interior volleyball teams had chances to build momentum for this week's conference tournaments.
West Valley won the MAC regular season title and rallied for a four set win (23-35, 25-21, 25-20, 25-12)over Lathrop on Saturday morning. They will be the number one seed this weekend.

The Valdez Buccaneers swept the Eielson Ravens (25-11, 25-18, 25-17) in the regular season finale.
The Monroe Rams faced the defending 3A champions, the Mt. Edgecumbe Braves. The Braves won in three sets (25-23, 25-23, 25-15).

The Rams will be the number one seed in the Aurora Conference tournament this week as well.

The Hutchison Hawks placed second in the Barrow Whaler Invitational beating Dillingham in five sets (12-25, 21-25, 25-10, 25-23, 15-9).