Basketball player recalls the shots, rebounds along the way

Seawolf sophomore Joe Davis, 21, joined the green and gold this school year and has pulled his weight ever since. Towering at 6'7" and...

Lady Seawolves rip it up on the road

After dropping two conference matches last weekend at the Sports Center, the University of Alaska Anchorage women's volleyball team went on the road ready...

Laughing Kawhi, the latest laughing stock of the Twitter-sphere

How NBA superstar, Kawhi Leonard, became the internet’s favorite meme during the last week of September


There is something disconcerting about being thrown into the backseat of a car and being driven circuitously for an hour to an undisclosed location. Such...

UAA battles out Central Washington in nerve-wrecking sets

The Seawolves played their closet games yet for the season.

Seawolves comprised of International talent

When walking through the halls of university campuses, it is quite common to hear fellow students talking in various dialects or accents. Here at UAA, however, these cultures not only present themselves in fellow students but have fl ooded the athletic department.

UAA athletes volunteer at local jamboree

The North Anchorage Jamboree is one of the three city-wide initiatives to get children active and has recently celebrated its 34th birthday. Hosted by...

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Cross country earns academic accolades Nine Seawolves were named to the Great Northwest Athletic Conference academic all-conference team for cross country. Sophomore Stacy Edwards tops...

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Roster rounds out The University of Alaska Anchorage men's basketball team has finally filled out its roster according to head coach Charlie Burns. Jesse Brown is...

GNAC crown within reach for volleyball team

An automatic birth to the NCAA Division II West Regional Championships is at stake for the Seawolf volleyball team, who’s sitting atop the GNAC standings. But the lead — and margin for error — is slim. Four other teams are hunting the Seawolves: Western Washington, Northwest Nazarene, Seattle Pacific and Central Washington. Any missteps could open the door for one of them to claim the conference.
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...

Stay in Girdwood without emptying out your wallet

The Girdwood, Alaska Backpackers Inn opened last July and is ready for the snowy season and is providing skiiers and snowboarders without completely draining...

High school runners, UAA recruits and Native Youth Olympics

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A game of bounces

Misfortune leads to tough 2-1 loss to UAH Chargers

Alaska Aces Quest For The Kelly Cup

The East Coast Hockey League (ECHL) is a mid-level professional hockey league that is one tier beneath the American Hockey League (AHL). The playoff...

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.

Seawolf hockey is looking solid so far

After a few disappointing years, Seawolf hockey finally seems to be on the upswing. Even though it is still too early in the season to make any predictions about how they will perform later on, so far it looks promising. At this point, promise doesn't have to mean that they will win a conference championship or make it to the "Frozen Four," though it is always a goal, but it really doesn't have to.

UAA Senior Matt Bailey Signs NHL Contract

University of Alaska Anchorage senior hockey captain Matt Bailey signed a two-year contract with the National Hockey League’s Anaheim Ducks on March 25. Bailey...

West High Ski Swap supports UAA ski team

Need to get rid of your old skis or snowboards and make some money? Are you looking for a good deal on the latest...

Sports Complex gets gym-floor facelift, loses dead spots

The UAA Wells Fargo Sports Complex is currently undergoing much-needed and highly anticipated renovations. Restrained by a $350,000 budget and only six weeks to install an entirely new gym floor, assistant facility director Kevin Silver said he is hopeful that the renovation will be completed by Aug. 5 in order for the volleyball team at UAA to begin their season's practice.

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...

Overtime: NBA: Masters of the ‘Twitter-verse’

Each generation puts a spin on their version of the ever-evolving high school popularity contest. Currently, the phenomenon has manifested itself in the form of Facebook “likes” and Twitter “followers.”

UAA signs L.A. JC forward Nick Pacitti

UAA head coach Rusty Osborne added another versatile front court player as he announced the signing of Nick Pacitti to a National Letter of Intent. The 6'6", 225-pound forward comes to UAA after earning All-South Coast Conference first-team honors as a sophomore last season at Los Angeles Trade Tech College, averaging 13.

UAA hockey outmanned by foe Nanooks

Seawolves fall to UAF 4-1 on Saturday

UAF graduate shares Iditarod experiences, expectations

It was 20 degrees below zero at night, and dog sled musher Ed Iten was guiding his team toward the river that lies between...

Seawolves roll past Alumni squad

Sophomores Jackie Matthisen and McKenzie Moss combined for 24 kills Saturday as the UAA volleyball team had little trouble against a team of Seawolf alumni, delivering a 25-10, 25-23, 25-15, 25-8, 25-19 exhibition sweep at the Wells Fargo Sports Complex. UAA also got 50 assists and 12 digs from senior setter Calli Scott, while Matthisen and senior Stacie Meisner led the way with 16 digs apiece.

Seawolf star rises from walk-on to fan favorite

When Seawolf hockey fans see green and gold streaking across the rink in Sullivan Arena, they are often lit up by the crushing hits...

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...

UAA volleyball wins weekend home games

Seawolves volleyball takes on opponents Seattle Pacific and Saint Martin's

Spikers drop pair at home

It’s just not getting any better for the UAA volleyball team. After dropping two more games at the Wells Fargo Sports Complex...