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.”

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...

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...

Devine siblings take over UAA basketball

Both in their senior season, Alysha and Connor are making their names known.

Seawolf women dazzle 6th-ranked Falcons

The UAA women’s basketball team knocked off nationally ranked Seattle Pacific University. The Seawolves dominated the Falcons the entire game. They managed to fend off a late SPU comeback eclipsing them 77-65. The Seawolves are undoubtedly off to an industrious start in GNAC conference play.

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...

UAA men’s and women’s basketball compete in first games of the season

Both the UAA men’s and women’s basketball teams had a busy first week of competition. While the men were able to stay local and...

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...

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

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.

New women’s basketball coach announced.

Athletic Director Steve Cobb announced Aug.14 that Ryan McCarthy has been hired as the women’s basketball coach at University of Alaska Anchorage after the...

Cloninger and Wandersee stand out in back-to-back meets

Seawolves continue to hold No. 1 spot in conference after defeating Concordia and Western Oregon.

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.

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...

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.

2014-15 Women’s Hoops schedule announced

Courtesy of UAA Sports Information Release: July 16, 2014 ANCHORAGE – University of Alaska Anchorage women’s basketball head coach Ryan McCarthy announced his team’s schedule for the 2014-15...

Women’s basketball improves to 8-0

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

A shift in culture: Coach McCarthy transforms women’s basketball program

At 38-3, the UAA women's basketball team just completed their best season in school history, and were arguably the greatest team Seawolf Athletics has...

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...
Brennan Ryme takes a shot against Northwest Nazarene University on Feb. 16.

Seawolves stay busy on the basketball court

Both the UAA men’s and women’s basketball teams have stayed busy over the past week playing against out-of-state rivals. Nearing the conference championships for...

Sea Lions upset Seawolves in epic NCAA West Regional game

March Madness, commonly used to describe the nationally televised National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I Basketball Championship, has several “sister” tournaments organized in the...

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...

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.

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.

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...

Jamborees, Hoop Classics, and Seawolves, oh my!

This past weekend was a busy one at the Alaska Airlines Center. Both the men's and women's basketball teams hosted events that took place...
UAA’s Hannah Wandersee goes for a layup against Saint Martin’s. Photo courtesy of Skip Hickey.

Men’s and women’s basketball start the semester off with wins

Since the spring semester has picked back up, both UAA basketball teams have been back on the court twice for games. While the men’s...

The Great Alaska Shootout is here to play

The 37th annual Great Alaska Shootout has a rich history and a bright future

Two new players added to UAA women’s basketball team

Junior Mariesha Harris, former guard at Wabash Valley College in Mt. Carmel, Ill., is one of the newest recruits to the UAA basketball team. Harris...