Seawolves follow conference opening loss with strong win

The UAA women’s volleyball team ended their first pair of home games going one for one. Following the Sept. 8 loss (3-2) to Western Oregon University (WOU), the ‘Wolves took down Saint Martins in the first three frames at their second home match. “We know we can win, it’s not a question of that. It is being comfortable out there. It’s doing our job and focusing on the moment and each play one at a time,” junior outside hitter Nikkie Viotto said.

Volleyball steamrolls Montana State-Billings

Seawolves take care of business

Seawolves hope to beat Falcons and Crusaders to become conference champions

All or nothing; it’s a fairly simple focus. Many teams and people have used this mentality as a means of motivation, and the UAA...

Seawolves have work to do to return to playoffs

The UAA Volleyball team competed in their final road trip of the season this past weekend. The Wolves’ competed against Northwest Nazarene on Nov....

UAA women’s volleyball dominates weekend away games

Seawolves volleyball faced competitors Western Washington and Simon Fraser

Seawolves battle Montana rivals

The Seawolves headed to the court to compete in their final non-conference match of the regular season only to suffer an immediate loss.

Volleyball and skiing earliest to sign on new members

With the official NCAA signing season taking place, volleyball and skiing are the first teams at UAA to sign new athletes.

UAA prevails over Oregon rivals

The Seawolves finished off this weekend with only two more regular season games before heading off to compete in the NCAA Division II West Regionals.

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...

Seawolves cut it close before adding a 19th win to their streak

UAA volleyball come close in a second anxious game for the weekend.

Lady Seawolves beat Alumni in annual pre-season game

The UAA women’s volleyball team took home victories in four of the five sets played during the first scrimmage of the season Saturday. The Lady...

Meet the Seawolf: Lauren Slaymaker

After two years at Skagit Valley College in Mount Vernon, Washington, Lauren Slaymaker has returned to her hometown to compete on the UAA women’s volleyball team. As a sophomore in 2009, Slaymaker was named the NWAACC North Division First Team performer.

Meet the Seawolf: Morgan Hooe

The Northern Light recently caught up with Morgan Hooe, the freshman setter on the Seawolf women’s volleyball team. Hooe is a hometown product, having grown up here in Anchorage, Alaska. Along with sophomores Sarah Johnson and Katelynn Zanders, she’s one of the three South High School alumni currently on the Seawolves’ roster.

The weekend primer: Volleyball team squares off at home

The Seawolf volleyball teams back home this weekend for two matches against fellow GNAC squads, the Northwest Nazarene Crusaders and Central Washington Wildcats. Both visitors are sitting in the top half of the GNAC standings. The two crews have also tangled with the Seawolves earlier this season, with each of them losing 3-1 in their own backyards.

Seawolves show resilience, win against Central Washington

The Seawolf volleyball team notched a gutsy victory against the Central Washington Wildcats from Ellensberg, Thursday night. The victory came after the Seawolves allowed the Wildcats to come back from being down two sets. A resilient performance in the fifth set gave the Seawolves a 25-19, 25-21, 26-28, 17-25, 15-10 win.

Johnson, Davenport to lead volleyball team into 2018 season

The Seawolves will be back in action this week with their first regular season game on Aug. 23. Prior to that, the Seawolves got...

Seawolves fall to 16th ranked Vikings

The Seawolf volleyball team couldn’t find their groove Saturday night. As a result, the Seawolves suffered a loss at the hands of the Western Washington University Vikings.

Seawolves to battle it out with WOU Wolves

Though they have had a busy schedule on the road, the Seawolves volleyball team is finally home for more than one game. After their recent...

Déjà vu and MSU

The recent volleyball match may seem like a case of déjà vu, and it should. When the UAA volleyball team traveled to Billings, Montana...

UAA volleyball looks to get back on track after two historic seasons

UAA levels Simon Fraser with a show of brutal dominance.

No. 11 Seawolves overcome No. 25 Wildcats in 5 sets

UAA's Mackey and Zanders combine for 26 kills in balanced attack

Fall 2017 UAA Athletics recap

Karolin Anders is a former member of the UAA track and field team. The accomplishments of UAA’s athletic department have already added up to an...

Seawolves head to UAF and face a rivalry showdown against Nanooks

The Seawolves will be looking to avenge a loss from last October to their in-state rival, the UAF Nanooks, this weekend. UAA will travel up to...

UAA stomps Nanooks to keep pace in GNAC

The UAA Volleyball teamcrushed UAF in an energeticmatch Oct. 15 supported by oneof the best fan turnouts UAA hasseen so far this year of nearly 800people. The girls swept the first set25-16 followed by a close secondset, 25-22. “Fairbanks did really well thesecond set they picked up theirgame a lot,” sophomore middleblocker Robyn Burton said. “Theyhad a lot of ups and had some goodserves. We had a few misreads onour side of the net, but we lookedpast it and did what we had to doon our side to win it.”

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.

UAA volleyball falls behind in rankings after eight games

Early season games proved to be a slight setback in comparison to the 2016-17 season.

UAA women’s volleyball plays in closest game of entire season

With their intent to win a 20th straight game, the Seawolves battled out five sets with Simon Fraser.

Seawolves sweep up Yellowjackets

The Seawolf volleyball team laid down a professional win Thursday night. Every cog of the team ran smoothly, and the result was a victory over the Montana State University Billings Yellowjackets in straight sets.

UAA defeats Alaskan rival 3-0

UAF traveled down from Fairbanks to play UAA at the Alaska Airline Center.

UAA battles out Central Washington in nerve-wrecking sets

The Seawolves played their closet games yet for the season.