Ryan Orton begins fourth year coaching for the Seawolves

Orton returns to UAA with ample experience in coaching, recruiting and academics

Seawolf Rugby and the upcoming season

The newly established rugby club introduces students to the sport and the Alaska community

The team that’s been hiding in the Wells Fargo Sports Complex for 11 years

The Anchorage Water Polo Club practices every Sunday night at the WFSC pool

Athletes and supporters honored in 2017 Seawolf Hall of Fame

Since 2010, the University of Alaska Anchorage’s Athletic Department has recognized former exemplary athletes and long-time contributors by inducting them to the Seawolf Hall...

40th and Final GCI Great Alaska Shootout

Interim Chancellor Samuel Gingerich announced on Aug. 24 that the annual GCI Great Alaska Shootout will take place for the last time in 2017...

Alaska Fighting Championship events switch locations after 13 years

A brand new cage and perks for fans and fighters prompted change in location

A new crop of Seawolf skiers

After the temporary cut of the UAA ski teams in October 2016, the program has come back stronger than ever with the addition of many new athletes.

40th GCI Great Alaska Shootout will conclude an Anchorage tradition

Interim Chancellor Samuel Gingerich announced on Aug. 24 that the annual GCI Great Alaska Shootout will take place for the last time in 2017,...

Student athletes’ roads to recovery

Behind the spotlight are numerous athletes that deal with severe injuries, hoping to soon be able to contribute to their teams’ success.

Athletic trainers are crucial to Seawolves’ success

Behind every successful sports team and every individual athlete stands a strong team of supporters. UAA’s athletic training staff is a strong component in...

@unlikelyhikers hopes to redefine what it means to be an outdoors person

By sharing stories about "unlikely hikers," Jenny Bruso hopes to break stereotypes about who play outdoors.

Tanya Ho named head coach of Seawolf gymnastics

  After 33 years, UAA's first and only head gymnastics coach Paul Stoklos announced his retirement at the end of the past school year. On...

Intramural sports encourages competitiveness, athleticism

  At UAA, intramural sports are open to all students on campus. A group of friends, student organizations or roommates can come together and form...

Meet UAA’s freshmen athletes

To kick off the 2017-18 school year and athletic seasons, some of UAA's incoming student-athletes shared their goals now that they've reached the collegiate level.

Going pro: UAA athletes pursue athletic careers after college

  High school students often dream of continuing their athletic careers at the collegiate level, and many of those collegiate athletes later strive to take...

Seawolves continue hosting summer camps for the community’s youth

The UAA volleyball team concluded another year of hosting summer camp sessions. Between July 6 - 20, head coach Chris Green and his staff,...

Arbuckle excels academically and athletically in both her degree and individual events

Madeline Arbuckle, a UAA student-athlete, spent her 2016-17 year at school and on the road for gymnastics meets, making significant achievements. "At this point, I...

An extreme triathlon with a twist

The Alaskaman Extreme Triathlon debuted for the first time on July 15 as nearly 200 athletes competed in the 142-mile event.

Father-son duo to kick off 2017-18 basketball season

Son of UAA head basketball coach signed national letter of intent to join the Seawolves following his 2017 graduation from Dimond High School

Heads up: 2017-18 UAA basketball schedule preview

The UAA Athletics Department has released the new schedules for the 2017-18 season. With another college basketball season approaching, the time is right to...

The flying gymnast: Marie-Sophie Boggasch takes on the Alaskan sky

In the spring of 2016, Marie-Sophie Boggasch, UAA gymnast, graduated with a bachelor's degree in aviation technology emphasizing on professional piloting. Boggasch joined UAA's...

UAA’s 2007-08 Men’s basketball team — Where are they now?

Four standout alumni from UAA's basketball team look back at their collegiate careers and reflect on how it has shaped their lives

Athletics recruitment continues as 2017 seasons approach

Now that the 2017-18 seasons are just around the corner for many sports, women's basketball, gymnastics and cross-country have been announcing new recruits for their teams.

Volleyball and skiing earliest to sign on new members

With the official NCAA signing season taking place, volleyball and skiing are the first teams at UAA to sign new athletes.

The losses and future of UAA Athletics

After the commencement of the 2016-17 school year and athletic seasons, many of the UAA teams are losing a significant portion of their rosters and aim to reboot their teams.

Senior athletes Sheely, Svejcar and Hooe complete their final collegiate seasons

After four years of collegiate athletics, UAA seniors reflect on their careers in their respective sports.

Hailey Swirbul: The freshman standout

Swirbul managed to make it all the way to the NCAA Skiing Championships, and be the top finisher for the team, in only her first season competing for UAA.

UAA women’s basketball survives and advances, facing a major upset

Seawolves end their 26-game winning streak with season-ending loss

Previous No. 2 in the nation Seawolves basketball missed Elite Eight

The UAA women's basketball season is officially ended, but special recognition is deserved for the individual and team records for the 2016-17 season.

Seawolves fall behind in triple overtime to the Wolves

In the Great Northwest Athletic Conference Championships, UAA men's basketball suffered a loss by only 7 points.