9 days and 12 hours later, Ulsom wins Iditarod

Joar Leifseth Ulsom, of Norway, claimed his first top-three finish in the Iditarod with a win this year. Since he started racing it, though, he's never not finished in the top 10.

The top ten worst official mascots in college sports

TNL presents: The top ten worst official mascots in college sports. From the GeoDuck to the Fighting Pickle, these mascots are either insanely obnoxious or questionably cool. Take a look and see if you agree.
Although this is his first season with UAA, Zach Court has already scored two goals. Credit: Skip Hickey

UAA hockey has major comeback against BMU

The hockey team has been on the road for the past few games and has most recently set up camp in Minnesota. This month, the...

UAA runners and jumpers break records in California

The Seawolves track and field team spent the weekend of April 18-20 in California competing in several different meets. They first competed and broke...

Creating a culture of skiing

Getting Alaska on skis is the goal of Skiku, a statewide program providing annual Nordic ski instruction to Alaska Native youth at schools in...

Houston, we have a problem: does Carmelo Anthony still belong on an NBA roster?

After only 10 games, the Houston Rockets decided to officially part ways with Carmelo Anthony on Nov. 15. Before deciding to hop off of the...

Women’s basketball team wins final GCI Great Alaska Shootout tournament

Head coach Ryan McCarthy: “To me this was our best defensive performance and from an effort standpoint and we are very happy to have put ourselves in a position to accomplish one of our goals for the season.”

More than student-athletes

The National Collegiate Athletic Association recently celebrated their Diversity and Inclusion Week. In response, many schools across the country have shown support for their...

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.

UAA volleyball team adds nine students to its roster

With less than a month until its season kicks off, the UAA volleyball team is busy building up their roster and getting in ample...

Meet the Seawolf: Marine Dusser

I got a chance to catch up with Marine Dusser, who came all the way from France to ski for the Seawolves. Between her French accent, having over 30 podium results in biathlon races, and being a member of the French National Biathlon Team, we had plenty to discuss.

Five-year-old James Ludwig joins the men’s basketball team

The UAA men's basketball team finally revealed their newest member on Wednesday, Oct. 23 to a press conference held at the Alaska Airlines Center....

Kiki Robertson: Women’s basketball all-star

From polar opposites, Hawaii to Alaska, senior Kiki Robertson has made a substantial impression on the UAA women's basketball team.

An extreme triathlon with a twist

The Alaskaman Extreme Triathlon debuted for the first time on July 15 as nearly 200 athletes competed in the 142-mile event.

UAA alumni give back to their high schools through coaching

To coach at the middle and high school level in the Anchorage School District, coaches must be certified and pass the Alaska Coaches Education...

10 Seawolves ran towards national titles

Ten members of the Seawolf track and field team traveled to Texas A&M University Kingsville to compete in the NCAA Division II Outdoor Track...

Anchorage Mayor’s Marathon, Salmon Run and more summer fun

Looking to get a head start on your summer plans? There are many options of activities and events taking place this year, some already...

Anchorage’s annual Zombie Half Marathon rallies up over 500 participants

Over 500 participants joined together Saturday morning to look like zombies and run or walk 13.1 miles

Intramural sports encourages competitiveness, athleticism

  At UAA, intramural sports are open to all students on campus. A group of friends, student organizations or roommates can come together and form...

The losses and future of UAA Athletics

After the commencement of the 2016-17 school year and athletic seasons, many of the UAA teams are losing a significant portion of their rosters and aim to reboot their teams.

Meet UAA’s new freshman athletes

As the 2018-19 school year starts to pick up, many new faces will be seen on campus and this includes new freshmen. A small...

Spring sport fishing fix: How and where to sport fish this spring

How and where to sport fish this spring

Seawolves continue hosting summer camps for the community’s youth

The UAA volleyball team concluded another year of hosting summer camp sessions. Between July 6 - 20, head coach Chris Green and his staff,...

Meet the Seawolf: Travis Thompson

The Seawolves posted another stellar performance in their 2011-2012 season, with a substantial amount of help from sophomore guard Travis Thompson. Thompson was not scheduled to play at the beginning of the season due to an off-season knee surgery, however, there is no doubt that the change in plans showcased Thompson’s talents throughout the season. TNL caught up with Thompson to get to know him off the court.

Season-high score concludes gymnastics season

Despite the amount of injuries and the lack of a full squad for the majority of the season, head coach Tanya Ho and assistant coach Alina Cartwright produced a season with four wins, one loss, one 2nd of 3 and two 3rd of 3 meets.

Three new recruits to the Seawolf men’s basketball team for the 2019-2020 season

In the peak recruiting season for men’s basketball, head coach Rusty Osborne signed on three new Seawolves-to-be, including former Service High School’s star player...

Olympians and UAA athletes host Champ Chat

Through the nonprofit organization Fast and Female, amateur and professional female athletes were able to meet for a day of activities and talks

Former UAA athlete Sierra Afoa becomes assistant coach

For those who keep up with women’s basketball at UAA, you may remember the starting center from last season, Sierra Afoa. Former student and...

Backcountry on a budget: Three ski resort substitutes

Ski resorts are limited in the Anchorage area resulting in boredom for many experienced ski and snowboarders. Going to the same resorts repeatedly loses...

Life after college sports

Featuring Jesse Miller, Curtis McKillop and Kiki Robertson