Casey Wright sets off to Pyeongchang

“I’m sure it’ll be lots of butterflies for her on that type of stage, but no matter what she does, she made it there, she worked hard to get there and her result will make us proud,” Kastning said.

Swirbul competes in Junior World Championships

UAA sophomore traveled to Switzerland to compete with top junior skiers from around the world.

Gymnastics hosts multi-team invitational

The gymnasts have competed in their final home meet of the season, but will be back in action again in Louisiana on Feb. 9 against Centenary.

Seawolves face off with WCHA top seed

The Seawolves extended their losing streak to four over the Jan. 26-27 weekend at the Sullivan Arena. The team has not won since their...

Men’s basketball hovers near bottom of GNAC standings

The UAA men's basketball team was fortunate to have a home court advantage for the weekend of Jan. 25-27 that ended up in one...

Seawolf skiing takes on competition in Utah

Already halfway through their season, the skiers of UAA traveled down to Utah to participate in a two-weekend meet.

Women’s basketball loses undefeated conference status

Seawolves hold on to No. 1 spot in Great Northwest Athletic Conference with 10 regular season games remaining

Seawolf Athletics keep busy over winter break

With the majority of UAA's athletic teams now in season, the athletes kept busy with games, meets, training and traveling.

Seawolf gymnasts debut 2018 season

Having only one unofficial meet prior, UAA competed in their first regular season meet against Cortland.

The Olympics are in sight for Casey Wright

The Nordic skier, now in her third year of collegiate competition, has a chance to compete at the U.S. Nationals as a Seawolf, but...

Fall 2017 UAA Athletics recap

Karolin Anders is a former member of the UAA track and field team. The accomplishments of UAA’s athletic department have already added up to an...

UAA alumni give back to their high schools through coaching

To coach at the middle and high school level in the Anchorage School District, coaches must be certified and pass the Alaska Coaches Education...

Life after college sports

Featuring Jesse Miller, Curtis McKillop and Kiki Robertson

Radical Recreation: The ultimate sport

Local ultimate Frisbee players take the sport to a new extreme during wintertime

Swapping pencils for broomsticks

Quidditch comes to life with the help of the Health, Physical Education and Recreation department.

The battle for the throne continues

This event is a part of Knockout November and De-stress December.

Women’s basketball improves to 8-0

UAA wins first back-to-back conference games of the season to remain unbeaten

The final tip off: Bakersfield and Central Michigan

In the Great Alaska Shootout's final game, the Roadrunners face the Chippewas

Black Friday frenzy at Great Alaska Shootout

Cal Poly opened things up with a 3 by Donovan Fields, the 5’ 10” Mustang point guard. Both teams struggled to score the ball in what turned out to be a low scoring first half as the Mustangs and the Chippewas each shot under 30 percent from the field.

Seawolves fall to Cougars in fight for fourth

Lack of shooting finds UAA men's basketball in sixth in their final GCI Great Alaska Shootout

Men’s basketball suffers 20 point loss in first Shootout game

The Seawolves experienced a slow start to the 2017 GCI Great Alaska Shootout

Kurgat named XC Athlete of the Year

Kurgat adds the individual national win and Athlete of the Year title to several other awards, including three USTFCCCA National Athlete of the Week awards and two Great Northwest Athletic Conference runner of the week awards.

Women’s basketball team wins final GCI Great Alaska Shootout tournament

Head coach Ryan McCarthy: “To me this was our best defensive performance and from an effort standpoint and we are very happy to have put ourselves in a position to accomplish one of our goals for the season.”

Behind the volunteer coaches at UAA

Eric Walsh, Patrick Flanigin, Adam Verrier, twins Siobhan and Gaynor Johansen, and Vigil Hooe all contribute greatly to UAA athletics.

National champion Kurgat leads ‘Shewolves’ to fifth-place finish

The senior from Eldoret, Kenya finished the 6-kilometer course in 20 minutes, 32.3 seconds, about 20 seconds ahead of second place finisher Sarah Berger of Walsh University.

Nearly a year since the collapse: The Dome update

The Dome board of directors have scrutinized plans and adapted to changes that have led to slow repair progression

Court Redemption: Former Anchorage basketball star turns his life around

Muff Butler, who works 363 nights a year cleaning Club Paris, is also a private coach for hire, helping high school athletes tone up their game. Once a promising young athlete himself, Butler got involved in the drug trade as a young adult and spent many years in and out of jail. Nine years ago, as he left prison, he said he was determined to change his life. Basketball seemed like a natural way to do that, he said.

For 40 years, Piccard has seen it all

Hired as the Director of Student Services when UAA was Anchorage Community College, Piccard played key roles throughout the university. Piccard was inducted into the Seawolf Hall of Fame in 2001 for his work helping expand an athletic department that only housed three sports at the time of his arrival.

Four decades later: The end of the Shootout

The GCI Great Alaska Shootout will play in its 40th and final year over Thanksgiving 2017 before officially ceasing

UAA prevails over Oregon rivals

The Seawolves finished off this weekend with only two more regular season games before heading off to compete in the NCAA Division II West Regionals.