Sacramento– The University of Alaska Anchorage Outdoor Track and Field competed in Sacramento State Mondo Mid-Major Challenge from April 10 through April 12. UAA’s Cody Thomas, Junior, Decathlon, placed first in the 100-meter dash posting a time of 10.96. In the long jump Thomas placed first recording a jump of 6.99 meters and brought his […]
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For the Seawolf cross country team’s, winning is a tradition. Like clockwork, both squads have jumped off to another 2-0 start. It’s the fourth straight time the runners have opened the season in that fashion. And they rarely slow down the pace.
The Seawolf track & field team closed its first season of indoor competition by out-doing all the other GNAC schools at the 2013 NCAA Division II Indoor Track & Field Championships.
The Seawolves are outpacing everyone’s expectations as they come up on the end of their first season of indoor track and field. The rookies just returned from the GNAC Indoor Championships where the women placed first, and the men took home second.
UPDATE 5:30 am, 11/9/11:
Marko Cheseto has been found alive but is not out of the woods yet.
Cheseto walked into the Springhill Suites hotel located on University Lake by the UAA and APU campuses at around 3:30 am this morning. The hotel immediately contacted UPD .
In an official statement by UAA, Cheseto is said to be “extremely hypothermic” and has been taken to a local hospital for treatment.
This past season, the University of Alaska Anchorage had what most people would consider a relatively young track team, retiring only eight athletes from the program. Despite the low number of graduating seniors, the shoes these men and women walk in will be big ones to fill, and finding replacements won’t happen overnight, though hopefully will in the future.
Athletes come and go through the athletic program at UAA. Some have made more of an impression that others. David Registe, will be a Seawolf who has left his foot print permanently pressed into the legacy of UAA athletics. Registe, started his long and successful career with the UAA track and field team in 2007, […]
The University of Alaska Anchorage kicked off the 2011 Track and Field season the first weekend of March, in Las Vegas, Nevada at the UNLV Invitation. “It will be fun to see this all come together, we had a very strong cross-country season and a lot of new faces on the team” said Head Coach […]
On Feb. 19 UAA’s own student and athlete William Ritewiang passed away. “We are deeply saddened to report the death of William Ritekwiang. William, a sophomore from Kapenguria, Kenya, was found this morning (Saturday) in his home. All of the Seawolf Nation sends our thoughts and our prayer to his family, friends, teammates and coaches,” […]