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.

Weekend primer: UAA hockey takes on Michigan Tech

UAA has branded this chapter of Seawolf hockey as “A New Day.” The program wants to give people a reason to forget its checkered and disappointing past. A solid start to the season won’t wash away those memories, but they’re on the right track.

UAA hockey loses back-to-back vs. Alabama-Hunstville

With two weekend games, the Seawolves almost claim one victory but ends up short, resulting in two consecutive losses.

Seawolves hockey flattened 6-0 in home opener

UAA pummeled by Gophers in season opener

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

Tanner Schachle and UAA hockey look to bring Governor’s Cup back to Anchorage

Seawolf hockey forward and sophomore Tanner Schachle grew up in a UAF Nanooks household. Both of his parents, Trent and Holli Schachle, attended UAF. His...

Sullivan Arena upgrades underway: New seats & ice

UAA’s Wells Fargo Sports Complex is not the only sporting venue in Anchorage that is undergoing changes this summer. The Sullivan Arena is also...

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.

UAA has eyes on 4-peat over arch rivals

Separated by 359 miles and bad blood, the Seawolves and Nanooks are set to renew their rivalry as they battle for the 2010 Governor’s...

Renouf twins make their UAA hockey debut

After transferring in as redshirts for the previous season, the twins now prove to be a large asset to the team.

Nolan Nicholas proves his leadership with the Senior CLASS award

Senior captain of the UAA hockey team, Nolan Nicholas, was described by head coach Matt Curley as "the best captain I've ever coached." Nicholas...

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

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

Gunderson’s play has Seawolves rising in standings

Freshman netminder Rob Gunderson has an ability to make one feel very comfortable quickly as he is quick to give a handshake and smile...

UAA hockey down 0-2 after opening weekend

The UAA hockey team opened their 2019-2020 season in Orono, Maine over the weekend with two back-to-back games against the University of Maine. The...

Bowling Green beats Seawolves with first and only shot

The UAA hockey team hosted Bowling Green State University this past weekend for two consecutive games both Friday and Saturday nights. Bowling Green has won...

Seawolf hockey transitions goalies from Mantha to Claeys

In addition to the departure of goalkeeper Olivier Mantha and six other senior players, head coach Matt Thomas' contract was not renewed, and he was released from his position. A nationwide search has begun for a replacement hockey coach for next season.

Seawolves look to regroup, set sights on BSU Beavers

The odd week off in the WCHA came at a bit of a strange time for the UAA Seawolves, but it may be just...

UAA bounced out of WCHA postseason

-With collaboration from Patrick McCormick The wave of momentum that the Seawolves rode into St. Paul, Minnesota and the WCHA Final Five Playoffs came crashing...

Seawolves lose one, win one in first Governor’s Cup weekend of the 2019-20 season

The Seawolf hockey team kicked off their first home games of the 2019-2020 season with weekend one of the Governor’s Cup, hosted at 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...

Getting a player’s perspective on the Shyiak firing

On the heels of Dave Shyiak’s firing, I sat down with junior goaltender Rob Gunderson to gain a player’s perspective on the situation.
Corey Renwick challenges a UAF player at Governor’s Cup. Photo by Skip Hickey.

UAA and UAF hockey wrap up the Alaska Airlines Governor’s Cup

The UAA hockey team spent the first weekend of March competing in the Alaska Airlines Governor’s Cup at the Sullivan Arena. They played two...

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.”

UAA Seawolves win third straight Kendall Classic

The 2013 Kendall Classic took place Oct. 11-12. Friday night’s games brought plenty of action as the University of Alaska Fairbanks opened the Kendall Classic against the Air Force Academy.

Photos from the 2013 Kendall Classic Hockey Tournament

Check out photos from the 2013 Kendall Classic Hockey Tournament where the Seawolves battled the the Falcons and Quinnipiac.

Believing is key for Seawolf hockey

The Seawolf hockey team is showing signs of improvement, not just physically, but mentally, according to UAA second-year head coach Matt Curley. “The biggest improvement...

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.