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Toksook Bay Islanders are the 2022 1A state basketball champions

Michael Robbins
Lower Kuskokwim School District
The Toksook Bay boys basketball team won the 2022 1A state basketball championship on March 19, 2022.

In a stunning finish, the sixth-seeded Toksook Bay Islanders boys basketball team won the 1A state championship, knocking off the two top-seeded teams in the tournament in consecutive nights. In the March 19 championship game, the Toksook Bay Islanders beat the top-seeded Tanana Wolves 51-47.

KYUK will provide more details on the results of the 1A state basketball tournament in a later post.

Greg Kim is a news reporter for KYUK covering environment, health, education, public safety, culture and subsistence. He's covered everything from Newtok's relocation due to climate change-fueled erosion to the Bethel chicken massacre of 2020.
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