The Olympics are in sight for Casey Wright

The Nordic skier, now in her third year of collegiate competition, has a chance to compete at the U.S. Nationals as a Seawolf, but...

Flat track fever

Rage City Rollergirls keeps Anchorage filled with hard-hitting entertainment

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.
Physical education students and staff from UAA traveled to Valdez over the weekend of Feb. 1-3 to do a fitness assessment for the community. Photo courtesy of UAA Department of Physical Education.

UAA physical education students take Know Your Numbers to Valdez

Know Your Numbers is an annual program put on by UAA’s Health, Physical Education and Recreation Department that occurs between October and December. The...

Anchorage Lacrosse League gains local athletes’ support

The game of lacrosse has never been seen as one of the more popular sports in this country, much less the state of Alaska. But...

#SPITGATE: Did Rajon Rondo spitting on Chris Paul start the Rockets/Lakers brawl?

Most NBA teams have only played four games out of their 82-game schedule thus far. Out of those three games, we have seen 50-point...

A look into the Alaskaman Extreme Triathlon

One year after its debut, 320 athletes signed up for the second year of the Alaskaman Extreme Triathlon, which took place July 21. Included...

Newest addition to UAA Athletic Department

Tanya Pont to handle donor development and relations

Know your ABC

The Anchorage Badminton Club hosts weekly practices and games at local recreational centers

40th and Final GCI Great Alaska Shootout

Interim Chancellor Samuel Gingerich announced on Aug. 24 that the annual GCI Great Alaska Shootout will take place for the last time in 2017...

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.

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...

The Hungarian Olympian in the 49th state

Two-time Olympian Anna Berecz now coaches the UAA alpine ski team as a graduate assistant coach

Nationally ranked cross-country team off to early success

The men's and women's cross-country teams are off to a great start for their 2017 campaigns.

Athlete protests against racial inequality persist despite opposition

Protest has broken out over the country with athletes of all levels taking a knee during the national anthem. UAA athletes respond to the protest and its origins before Colin Kaepernick.

Cheer team hosts tryouts for 2018 – 2019 season

For questions and additional tryout information, contact Coach Tasarla Shaw at [email protected]

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...

UAA student-athletes hit with a future of uncertainty

In light of the recent budget crisis affecting the University of Alaska, student-athletes at UAA are uncertain about their future with the Seawolves.  While the...

Show some spirit in the UAA Spirit Run

The start of the school year brings many opportunities for students to get involved and show their UAA spirit. A perfect time to get...

Meet UAA’s freshmen athletes

To kick off the 2017-18 school year and athletic seasons, some of UAA's incoming student-athletes shared their goals now that they've reached the collegiate level.

UAA head hockey coach released from position

After five seasons, Matt Thomas’ contract will not be renewed

A closer look at the 2018 Mayor’s Marathon

Lauren Cuddihy is a member of the UAA track and field team. The Mayor's Marathon is not only the traditional summer solstice running event of...

‘Bigger than hockey’: Alaska Warriors Hockey brings together veterans and awareness

Alaska Warriors Hockey is coming to the Sullivan Arena with the Seawolves. Warriors Hockey is a hockey league under USA Hockey specifically designed for military...

Alaska Aces fans rally behind goaltender

Jeff Barney's big day

Sullivan Arena fills scheduling gaps one year post-Alaska Aces

Upcoming events at the Sullivan Arena include Alaska Gun Collectors Association Spring Gun Show April 14-15, Ducks Unlimited Spring BBQ/Military Hunter's Night Out on April 27 and the TRAXXAS Monster Truck Tour May 11-12.

Flag football: A road to nowhere

Flag football ranks the highest in participants in ASD, but there are a lack in opportunities to continue post-high school

Track and field heptathlete transitions into cross-country runner

Yvonne Jeschke came to UAA from Au am Rhein, Germany in 2015 as a hurdler and heptathlete for the Seawolf track and field team. The...

Iditarod historical Alaskan tradition: Race celebrates 44th year

The 44th Iditarod starts this coming Saturday. With 86 mushers and over 1,300 dogs it truly is the “the last great race.”The ceremonial start...

Heads up: 2017-18 UAA basketball schedule preview

The UAA Athletics Department has released the new schedules for the 2017-18 season. With another college basketball season approaching, the time is right to...

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...