St. Cloud State Hockey

St. Cloud State takes Kendall Hockey Classic crown

The No. 12 St. Cloud State hockey team won both of their battles in last weekend’s Kendall Hockey Classic — plundering the tournament gold...

{Seawolves on the road}

Defending champs send UAA home empty-handed One night in Colorado the UAA hockey team looked lost and got dominated by the hometown Denver Pioneers. Following...

SOCCER: Teams get more turf time at APU

It has been a long wait for many students, but the time has come for another season of intramural soccer at the Wells Fargo Sports Complex at UAA. For some students, soccer is just another activity after a long day of classes, while for others it is a way to make new friends.

Seawolves up by six at the half

Things are heating up from Anaheim as the #13 UAA Seawolves and #11 UC-San Diego Tritons are battling it out at the 2010 Disney...

Seawolf Blood Drive

The UAA student-athletes will be sponsoring a blood drive on Thursday, April 2 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in front of the Wells Fargo Sports Complex building on the UAA campus. All participants wishing to donate blood are encouraged to make an appointment by contacting Joanna at Seawolf.

A dark summer for the world of hockey sees worst tragedy yet

Just when we thought it could get no worse, we found we hadn’t even hit rock bottom yet. The hockey world was rocked by another tragedy on Sept. 7 when a private jet carrying the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL) team, Lokomotiv Yaroslavl, crashed shortly after takeoff.

Linsanity to UAA, nicknames are sparked from greatness

The thing synonymous with great sports players are great nicknames. Currently the most noticeable victim of nicknaming is New York Knicks’ guard Jeremy Lin, who has spurred the creation of terms and names like Lintastic, Linsanity, and (a personal favorite) Super Lintendo. This all started after Lin was catapulted into NBA spotlight when he helped propel the Knicks to seven consecutive wins in less than a month.

Updated: Thomas tabbed as UAA head 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.

Table tennis tournament draws competitors from UAA, community

Sweat dripped, paddles swung and ping-pong balls whizzed through the air last week for UAA’s Winterfest Table Tennis Tournament. The event was set up...

Seawolves defend number one spot with Saints and Wildcats out for revenge

The closer things get to the end, the more we begin to think about what has passed. Like the bright light at the end...

Volleyball team stuck in rut on road

The road is not a friendly place for UAA’s volleyball team. The Seawolves (9-7, 3-5 GNAC) have lost five consecutive road matches...

Rugby experience brings pleasure through pain for local enthusiasts

When I was young I loved playing tackle football. Unfortunately there wasn’t a Pop Warner league where I grew up. To make matters worse,...

UAA falls short in Extended Stay Deluxe Volleyball Tournament

It took a fifth and final match for the Briar Cliff Chargers (7-2) at the Wells Fargo Sports Complex to claim the championship of...

Alaska Pacific U: Winter has students climbing the walls

As college students, most of us try to find the best deals, cheapest prices and something close to home for entertainment. The Alaska Pacific University's rock gym fits all of the criteria: It has extremely cheap prices for UAA students, it is in close proximity to the UAA campus and it is a form of entertainment that is both fun and a good workout.

Local favorite Westchester Lagoon still strong

Westchester Lagoon, which opened as a frolf course in 2000, is one of the city’s oldest and most popular courses. The course was recently revamped at the beginning of the summer for safety measures. Now rain or shine, the course is packed with people awaiting their turn.

Sports Briefs

Alaska Aces paint the rink pink In support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the Alaska Aces sponsored the 1st Annual Paint the Rink Pink charity event last week in conjunction with their preseason game against the Texas Wildcatters on Wednesday and Thursday nights, Oct.

Soccer absent at UAA

Soccer is one of Alaska’s most prominent and competitive sports. The game has seen Alaskans go onto the USA national team, Division I and...

‘Wolves claim 9 GNAC FAR Scholar-Athletes

Courtesy of UAA Sports Information Release: July 16, 2014 PORTLAND, Ore. – Nine Alaska Anchorage student-athletes were recognized Wednesday as the Great Northwest Athletic Conference its...

Seawolves solve offensive woes in 4-3 win over Chargers

Next two WCHA series to determine UAA’s postseason fate

Triathlete builds endurance for Honolulu

Triathlons test an individual's endurance in swimming, running and cycling. For UAA student Caroline Willis, getting past the dog paddle was her first step. "I...

UAA announces fields for 2009 Carrs/Safeway Great Alaska Shootout

UAA announced that it has completed its fields for the 2009 Carrs/Safeway Great Alaska Shootout, scheduled for Nov. 24-28 at Anchorage's Sullivan Arena. On the women's side, host and three-time defending champion UAA will be joined in the four team field by Cincinnati, Coastal Carolina and Western Carolina.

Sports Briefs 3/30/2010

Four Seawolves qualify for NCAAs The Alaska Anchorage track team lit up the track at the Stanford Invitational and Chabot Relays claiming four UAA records...

Get outside: Rent some gear and have some fun

Many people have a good excuse to stay indoors during chilly winters in Alaska. But, in the summer where temperatures rarely exceed eighty degrees, there are hardly any ways to justify being inactive and indoors.

Thompson Named MVP

ANCHORAGE – Junior Travis Thompson was chosen the Alaska Anchorage men’s basketball team’s Most Valuable Player and senior Kyle Fossman took home a pair of awards Friday as the Seawolves...

Seawolves take Vikings to 5th set but come up short

  If there is one thing the UAA and Western Washington volleyball teams have in common, it’s that they don’t lose much. The Vikings sported...

Sports Briefs

Seawolves post home record against Kentucky in gymnastics Paced by sophomore Leah Wilson's all-around victory, the UAA Seawolves recorded their top home meet score of all-time and the second best overall in a 195.850-193.000 loss to No. 24 University of Kentucky Sunday afternoon at the Wells Fargo Sports Complex.

VIDEO: UAA Women’s Basketball Head Coach Tim Moser post-game interview Nov. 14.

UAA Women's Head Coach Tim Moser speaks about the team's performance tonight against TWU and their overall performance in the 2010 Disney West Coast...

Overtime: Ranking the NHL’s elite 8 teams

I don’t claim to be an expert on the NHL. If I were writing this during my run as one of the top five regional NHL Hitz 2002 players, maybe it’d be a different story.

Womens basketball 2009/2010 season in review

The UAA Women’s Basketball team has finished up their season and once again, proved they were one of the West Region and GNAC powerhouses...

Men’s hoops season ends with loss in opening round

The UAA men's basketball team seemed poised to pull off the improbable upset over nationally ranked No. 4 Humboldt State in the opening round of the NCAA Division II Tournament. Riding a phenomenal first-half performance by junior forward Carl Arts, the Seawolves took a 38-33 lead into the locker room.