2013-14 women’s basketball

Last week’s issue covered the men’s team and the x-factors that could decide their season. This week, it’s the women’s turn. The 2013-14 Seawolf women’s basketball team is facing the ultimate challenge for college athletic programs: replacing star graduates. For the ‘Wolves, it’s guard Sasha King and forward Alysa Horn.

Meet the Seawolf: Sasha King

Sasha King is the starting point guard for the Seawolf women’s basketball team. Since it’s Women’s History Month, I decided it would be cool to have a one-on-one with her about the season, her future plans, women’s sports and her record-breaking performance against Northwest Nazarene.

New women’s basketball coach resigns

Thursday, newly-hired UAA women’s basketball coach Nathan Altenhofen resigned from his post citing professional misconduct. UAA athletic director Steve Cobb accepted his resignation, but did...

UAA finds themselves down by 4 at the break

Unfamiliar territory for the Seawolves as they find themselves on the wrong end of a 33-29 score against the Texas Woman's Pioneers. UAA, who has...

UAA lose heartbreaker in double overtime

In what was by far the most exciting game featured in the whole 2010 Disney West Coast Tip-Off Classic, the UAA Women's basketball team...

Seawolf Women #1 in national poll

In sports, there is no shortage of average teams — teams that win some and lose some at about the same frequency. Very few...

UAA women’s basketball put to the test in back-to-back games

The Seawolf women's basketball team competed in their final regular season games before heading to conference championships

VIDEO: UAA Women’s Head Basketball Coach Tim Moser and Senior guard Nikki Aiden

Coach Moser and Senior guard Nikki Aiden sit down with The Northern Light during their trip to Anaheim for the Disney West Coast Tip...

Seawolves return from Taiwan

The UAA women's basketball team returned late on July 10 after almost two weeks spent in Taiwan. The lengthy trip to the port city...

Life after college sports

Featuring Jesse Miller, Curtis McKillop and Kiki Robertson

Basketball season opener lost to Mines

The Seawolf women’s basketball team couldn’t get the defensive stops needed to fend off the Colorado School of Mines Friday night.

UAA basketball goes three for four in home series

The UAA women started the home series of basketball games, Feb. 10, at the Wells Fargo Sports Complex beating Saint Martins 64-48. A team...

The secret of basketball isn’t related to basketball

With Saturday afternoon’s 74-72 victory over Montana State University Billings, the UAA women’s basketball team completed their historic 2014-15 regular season, going 27-1, 17-1...

KSU takes crown from UAA, bid for five-peat

Despite having a tournament field without some of the high profile basketball programs Shootout junkies are used to, the 2010 Carrs/Safeway Great Alaska Shootout...

Seawolves rank 9th in West Region rankings

The women’s basketball team is getting hot at the right time of year. The Seawolf hoopers (15-8 in Division II play) have rattled off six straight wins and ranked ninth in the NCAA Div. II West Region Women’s Basketball Rankings.

Womens basketball 2009/2010 season in review

The UAA Women’s Basketball team has finished up their season and once again, proved they were one of the West Region and GNAC powerhouses...

UAA looks to take down Falcons and Crusaders

The 13th ranked UAA Seawolf ladies will hit the road in what is sure to be a crucial road series when they square off...

Former UAA athlete Sierra Afoa becomes assistant coach

For those who keep up with women’s basketball at UAA, you may remember the starting center from last season, Sierra Afoa. Former student and...

SLIDESHOW: Photos from the 2010 Disney West Coast Tip-off in Anaheim, Calif. Nov. 12-14

Check out some photos from the UAA Men's and Women's Basketball games from Anaheim, Calif.

Lady Seawolves claim fourth-straight Shootout crown

After missing the her first of two free throws with 1:25 remaining, leaving the score tied at 48-48, the Seawolves’ senior guard Kiki Taylor,...

Seawolves struggle against Crusaders

The Seawolves were handed a 76-49 loss at the hands of the Northwest Nazarene Crusaders Thursday night. It was a poor shooting night for the Seawolves to say the least. The Seawolves, playing without their leading scorer and floor general Sasha King due to injury, shot under 30 percent from the field in the first half.

UAA’s women dance their way to Elite Eight

Last time UAA was in Elite Eight was seven years ago

Lady Seawolves host Nanooks, Geckos and Antelopes for the AT&T Classic

The lady Seawolf basketball team prepares to lace up and step on the court to face the Nyack Warriors as ladies of Nyack College...

St. John’s storms off with title, UAA claims forth

For the first time since 2005, the Carrs/Safeway Great Alaska Shootout Championship gold pan will leave Anchorage and be taken home by the Kent...

Former Seawolf receives WBCA coaching honors

Wasilla local Alysha Devine is one of the eight NCAA Division II coaches honored by the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association, and the third consecutive UAA coach earning Thirty Under 30 honors.

UAA women’s basketball looks forward as No. 1 in West Region

As the UAA women's basketball team nears the end of the season, the team still continues to maintain high standings.

Great Alaska Shootout Schedule & Dissecting the Shootout field

Here's the Women's and Men's Great Alaska Shootout Schedule! Also: get a break down with Thomas McIntyre and Mark Hoffman including stats on the University of Alaska Anchorage Seawolves (Women's and Men's), Georgetown University Hoyas, Nicholls State University Colonels, UC Riverside Highlanders, Indiana State Sycamores, University of Denver Pioneers, University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Phoenix, University of Tulsa Golden Hurricane, Pepperdine University Waves, Texas Christian University Horned Frogs, and Harvard University Crimson.

Seawolf women must look to keep focus, finish strong

Deep into the season, the Seawolves need to continue to make every point count. Currently ranked 14th nationally and 4th in the West Region, the...

UAA women boast No. 2 rank in division II basketball

Mirroring the previous 2015-16 season, the Seawolves are coming to a close in the current season with a national No. 2 rank.
The women's basketball team is currently 9-1 this season. Credit: Andy Mead

2 for 0 in Hilo

UAA's women basketball team traveled to Hilo on Dec. 14 to compete against Holy Names University and University of Hawaii at Hilo. Their first match...