One last dance: Seawolf hockey is focused soley on upcoming season

The Seawolf hockey program is set to begin their regular season next week

Crucial points at stake for UAA hockey

The Seawolves will be looking for some critical WCHA points when they entertain the Minnesota Golden Gophers this weekend at the Sullivan Arena. UAA and...

Hockey captain Matt Bailey on the hot-handed Seawolves

The Seawolf hockey team is off to a hot start at 3-1, with big wins over #10 Quinnipiac and #12 Denver this year. Co-captain Matt Bailey is pacing the team with four goals heading into Western Collegiate Hockey Association play, and the senior co-captain took a moment to talk to the Northern Light about the Seawolves’ hot start. TNL: You guys got off to a great start after some major offseason changes. How was this team able to come together so quickly? Bailey: I think everyone was really excited coming into the season with all the new changes and Coach Matt (Thomas) is just a really motivational guy. It’s a good group of guys, a really close knit group and we’re playing within the system and it’s paying off so far.”

How hockey became D-I, and why they’ve stayed

There are many differences between Division I and Division II sports, but for hockey, those differences are very apparent.

UAA gives strong showing in 2010 Kendall Classic

Though the North Dakota Fighting Sioux may have skated off with the 2010 Kendall Classic title, the UAA Seawolves were by far and away...

Nanooks send UAA packing in 3-2 win

Tyler Morley's two goals makes it a senior night to remember

Hockey down to two games before playoffs

The Seawolves, with 2 wins and 21 losses, will end the year with their final Governor's Cup games of the season in Fairbanks

Hometown hockey heroes

Jackstadt, Duwe, Wright, and Van Allen sit down with TNL

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...

A dozen new faces for 2017-18 UAA hockey

The Seawolves will boast a new lineup with 12 new freshmen

Seawolves skate past Mercyhurst 5-3

The Seawolf hockey team was led by Craig Parkinson and Tommy Grant who each had two goals apiece in the teams win over Mercyhurst. UAA won 5-3...

Seawolves swept by No. 20 Bemidji State

UAA opened Western Collegiate Hockey Association play with an away series against the 20th-ranked Bemidji State Beavers, who is undefeated in the conference.The Beavers...

Newest coaching addition to the UAA hockey staff

After threats of program cuts, minimal success and dismissing of previous coaches, UAA hockey head coach Matt Curley is aiming to build a strong...

Frye scores twice, Perrone with 28 saves in a tie with No. 13 Bemidji...

The No. 13 Bemidji State Beavers hockey team came into the Seawolves’ final home game weekend on Feb. 21-22 as arguably the hottest team...

Who to look out for this hockey season

As the 2018-19 UAA hockey season is just days away from beginning, the team has made a complete makeover to their player and coaching...

Gov. Cup gets an early start at the Sullivan Arena

The Seawolves and Nanooks faced off in the first of three rounds of the annual tradition

Seawolves hoping to improve as the play St. Cloud at home

The first step to getting out of the proverbial hole you’ve dug, is to stop digging, followed by clawing your way back to the...

Four hockey standouts to lead on the ice

Anholt, Mantha, Kozun and Nicholas skate into leadership roles for UAA hockey.

Seawolves goaltender Kris Carlson finds his stride and home in UAA hockey

UAA hockey has a strong history of goaltenders, from Paul “The Wall” Krake, who had the most games played and wins in program history...

Seawolves face off with WCHA top seed

The Seawolves extended their losing streak to four over the Jan. 26-27 weekend at the Sullivan Arena. The team has not won since their...

UAA made redemption against Colorado College

Oct. 6 marked the beginning of the 2018-19 UAA hockey season in the team’s debut game against Colorado College. Despite being the season opener,...

Seawolf hockey heads into possible final season at UAA

Just weeks away from their debut, the UAA hockey team is heading into the 2019-2020 season not knowing if it will be their last. Earlier...

2017 Alaska Airlines Governor’s Cup

With a yearly dual of UAA vs UAF hockey, the teams will battle it out once again on Feb. 24 and 25.

Matt Thomas tabbed as UAA hockey coach

After a prolonged and dramatic search, Matt Thomas has been chosen to spearhead the new era of Seawolf hockey. UAA vice chancellor Dr. Bill Spindle made the announcement Tuesday that Thomas landed the head-coaching job. Thomas comes to the program fresh off an appearance in the ECHL Finals as head coach of the Stockton Thunder. He’ll end his time in Stockton with a 163-127-39 record. Prior to the Thunder, Thomas was acting as both head coach and general manager of the ECHL’s Fresno Falcons.

UAA-UAF split series, UAF wins shootout and cup

Two heated rivals, two electric atmospheres, two lopsided wins for home teams. One heartbreaking way to see the Governor’s Cup leave town for the UAA...

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.

Governor’s Cup primer

The Governor’s Cup is here. The first game between the Seawolves and Nanooks will take place in Fairbanks, then the clubs will head to Anchorage to complete the two-game duel. For the Seawolves, this is a chance to erase some bad memories of the 2013 season. The rivalry hasn’t reached Lakers-Celtics proportions, but taking out the Nanooks would lessen the blow of their disappointing year.

Seawolves take Kendall crown with a tie

The Seawolves won the Kendall Hockey Classic Saturday night by holding off the Air Force Falcons in an overtime nail biter. After falling to an early 2-0 deficit, the Seawolves put up three unanswered goals. They held on to the 3-2 lead until the Falcons pushed in a goal with only .2 seconds left in regulation.

Search for new hockey coach down to final four

After a “rigorous search process” directed by Dr. Steve Cobb, the UAA Athletics Department has nailed its coaching choices down to four men: Chris Brown, Michael Corbett, Gary Heenan, and Damon Whitten.