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...

Eagles stop Seawolves in their tracks at Elite Eight

The UAA Women’s Basketball team was stopped just short of it’s ultimate goal as they fell 71-51 at the hands of the 2nd ranked Ashland Eagles in the NCAA Division II tournament in San Antonio on March 20. Despite being down by 32-23 at the halftime break, the Seawolves rallied in the second half of the game to get back within three points before Ashland (32-1) went on a 19-2 run midway through the frame to extinguish the Seawolves national title hopes.

Seawolves upend Vikings to repeat as GNAC champions

The UAA Women’s Basketball team proved once again they are the class of the GNAC and have some more hardware to further prove it. The Seawolves claimed a 67-52 GNAC Championship win over rival and second seeded Western Washington in Lacey, Washington on March 3 to officially punch their ticket to the West Region postseason. The top seeded Seawolves (27-4) got a team-high 19 points from junior guard Haley Holmstead.

Seawolves finish regular season with sixth straight win

After a record-breaking and crowd-stunning season, the Seawolves’ women’s basketball team ended its regular season with a crushing 94-49 win over in-state rival University of Alaska Fairbanks.

Seawolves defend top spot against Vikings

The Seawolf Women’s Basketball team extended its lead in Great Northwest Athletic Conference standings over the Western Washington Vikings with their 72-50 win over WWU on Feb. 9 at the Wells Fargo Sports Complex. This win kept the Vikings from trying to unseat the Seawolves from their No. 1 spot in the GNAC within the next couple of games and all but locked up the regular season GNAC title for the Seawolves.

Seawolves tighten up defense, stomp pair of foes

There was a common theme this past week during the UAA Women’s Basketball games against Northwest Nazarene on Jan. 26 and against Central Washington on Jan. 28.

Meet the Seawolf: Haley Holmstead

UAA junior guard Haley Holmstead seems to have this whole scoring thing down pretty well. A two-time Scenic West Athletic Conference Player of the Year at Salt Lake Community College, Holmstead was billed as one of the premier offensive threats in the national community college ranks.

UAA Women using lengthy homestand to get back to basics

After spending a large portion of the holiday season away from Anchorage, the red-hot UAA Women’s Basketball team finally has the chance to get off the road and enjoy the comforts of home for a change. A rare four-game homestand in the middle of their league schedule offers the Seawolves both a chance to settle into the start of semester as well as put a bit of distance between themselves and other GNAC foes who are looking to catch UAA atop the conference standings.

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...

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...

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...

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...

VIDEO: UAA Women’s Basketball Head Coach Tim Moser post-game interview Nov. 14.

UAA Women's Head Coach Tim Moser speaks about the team's performance tonight against TWU and their overall performance in the 2010 Disney West Coast...

VIDEO: #50 Hanna Johansson post-game interview Nov. 14.

UAA junior forward Hanna Johansson answers some questions after a 2OT loss to TWU in Anaheim.

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.

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 gets 63-55 win over Lopes

It wasn't easy by any means, but the UAA Seawolves got another close win over a West Region opponent. The 63-55 victory came against...

VIDEO: #23 Alysa Horn post-game interview 11-13

UAA Sophomore forward Alysa Horn answered some questions after a 63-55 Seawolf victory over Grand Canyon University.

VIDEO: UAA Women’s Head Coach Tim Moser post-game interview 11-13

UAA Women's Head Coach Tim Moser answers some questions after the Seawolves' 63-55 victory over Grand Canyon University.

See-saw battle so far between UAA and GCU

In what has become a back and forth tilt, the score is 33-31 in favor of UAA at the half here from the 2010...

VIDEO: UAA Women’s Head Coach Tim Moser post-game interview 11-12

UAA Women's Basketball Head Coach Tim Moser answers some questions after their 74-62 victory over UCSD.

VIDEO: Kaylie Robison post-game interview

UAA Junior forward Kaylie Robison answers some questions after the Seawolves beat UCSD 74-62.

UAA gets big early season victory over #11 UC-San Diego

New season, usual suspects for the #13 UAA Seawolves as they got a hard-fought 74-62 win over #11 UC-San Diego in the 2010 Disney...

Seawolves up by six at the half

Things are heating up from Anaheim as the #13 UAA Seawolves and #11 UC-San Diego Tritons are battling it out at the 2010 Disney...

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...

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...

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 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...

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,...

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...