Meet the Seawolf: Melissa Doucette

TNL Sports Editor, Taylor Hall, does a Q&A with UAA Gymnast, Melissa Doucette. How did you get started in gymnastics? It was in a “Mommy and Me” class. I saw others doing it and decided I wanted to join in on it.

Gymnastics take on BYU at home this weekend

The UAA Gymnastics squad hosts their first home meet of the season this Saturday at 7:00 p.m. in the Alaska Airlines Center when they...

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...

Seawolf gymnasts debut 2018 season

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

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...

A familiar face joins gymnastics coaching staff

A familiar face has joined the coaching staff for the UAA gymnastics team. Marie-Sophie Boggasch is a former standout gymnast and now the graduate...
Sophia Hyderally was the top UAA scorer in beam against Utah State. Photo courtesy of Skip Hickey.

Gymnastics suffer loss against Utah State

On Feb. 22, the Seawolves traveled to Logan, Utah to compete against their conference rivals Utah State. UAA previously competed in six meets for...

Seawolf gymnastics team loses final event at WFSC

March 1, 2014 In the final event at the Wells Fargo Sports Complex last Sunday, the University of Alaska Anchorage Seawolves competed against the Lindenwood University Lions in a gymnastics meet. Freshman Julia York posted a score of 9.675 on the vault. The Seawolves lost the vault event to the Lions by a score of 48.450 to 47.850.

Season-high score concludes gymnastics season

Despite the amount of injuries and the lack of a full squad for the majority of the season, head coach Tanya Ho and assistant coach Alina Cartwright produced a season with four wins, one loss, one 2nd of 3 and two 3rd of 3 meets.

UAA Gymnasts kick off second to last regular season meet

With only one more meet after this before conference championships, the gymnasts preformed against UC Davis.

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...

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.

UAA gymnast Matsunami headed to NCAA West Regional Championships

11. That’s the total number of Seawolves who have captured a spot at the NCAA Division I West Regional Championships since 1988. On April 6 in Corvallis, Ore., freshman M’rcy Matsunami will tack on one more gymnast to the tally.

Seawolf gymnasts happy, not complacant

The Seawolves’ gymnastics team has the skill, attitude, and determination to come out on top of the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Conference, and from the looks of it are already vaulting toward that goal. The UAA gymnasts are averaging about the same scores as they did last season at this point. Recently took 2nd place at a tournament in Towson, Md. Earlier in the year, they tumbled past the SUNY Cortland Red Dragons for two home wins.

UAA Gymnastics squad is on an upward flight

The Seawolf gymnastics team is gearing up for the last leg of the season. Through seven meets, the club appears capable of a strong finish.

Miller placed No.1 on MPSF all-academic team

After the conclusion of the 2017-18 gymnastics season, it was announced that six of the 14 women on the UAA gymnastics team were awarded...

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.

Seawolves go 1-1 in back-to-back gymnastics meets

The Seawolves pulled off a win despite a close scoring margin in Friday’s gymnastics meet against the Seattle Pacific Falcons. Freshman gymnast M’rcy Matsunami was a stunner in this one, leading the ‘Wolves to a 191.675-191.575 victory.

Gymnastics season opener brings new energy

With nearly half a new team, the Seawolves begin the new season with a prospective future in sight.

UAA gymnastics team off to a strong start

The UAA gymnastics team started its first season in the Alaska Airlines Center with two strong victories against Winona State University. UAA beat Winona...

Seawolf gymnasts fend off Centenary

The gymnastic team returns to action on Feb. 23 in Seattle, Washington, facing conference foes Seattle Pacific and Sacramento State in a tri-meet. The Mountain Pacific Sports Federation championships are scheduled for March 24.

Fox finishes first collegiate gymnastics season as standout

At the first meet of the season, Isabelle Fox was awarded MPSF Freshman of the Week based on her exceptional performance at a dual meet against Cortland in early January. She scored 9.60 or higher on seven of her eight routines.

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 tumble to fourth at gymnastics championships

It wasn’t a great night for the Seawolf gymnastics team Saturday, as they finished fourth in the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championship meet in Seattle, Wash.

The beginning of a new gymnastics era

UAA’s gymnastics team gathered for their first official day of practice under new head coach Tanya Ho.
Sophia Hyderally strikes a pose in the quad meet in California on Jan. 25. Photo courtesy of Skip Hickey.

Gymnasts compete against California rivals

The UAA gymnasts finished off January in California competing in two different meets. On Jan. 25, the Seawolves traveled to San Jose, CA 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 gymnastics makes efforts to save athletic program

The University of Illinois at Chicago announced that they shutting down their men and women's gymnastics teams after the upcoming 2018-19 season. In doing...
Isabelle Fox competed in all four events on both Friday and Sunday which earned the team 76.950 points in total. Photo credit: Skip Hickey

Gymnastics team hosts Illinois State for the first meet of the season

UAA's gymnastics team finally had their first competition of the season this past weekend, hosting Illinois State University. What should've been their second meet became...

Balancing Act: Road trip to Bowling Green, Ohio

Updated last Saturday, January 23, 2016 After a whole semester of pre-season training and three weeks of practice we finally reached the week of our...