Courtesy of UAA Sports Information Release: July 16, 2014 ANCHORAGE – University of Alaska Anchorage women’s basketball head coach Ryan McCarthy announced his team’s schedule for the 2014-15 season – the Seawolves’ first in the brand-new Alaska Airlines Center – on Tuesday. UAA, coming off an 19-9 campaign and an NCAA Tournament berth, opens Nov. 5 with […]
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The UAA women’s basketball team knocked off nationally ranked Seattle Pacific University. The Seawolves dominated the Falcons the entire game. They managed to fend off a late SPU comeback eclipsing them 77-65. The Seawolves are undoubtedly off to an industrious start in GNAC conference play.
Here’s the Women’s and Men’s Great Alaska Shootout Schedule!
Also: get a break down with Thomas McIntyre and Mark Hoffman including stats on the University of Alaska Anchorage Seawolves (Women’s and Men’s), Georgetown University Hoyas, Nicholls State University Colonels, UC Riverside Highlanders, Indiana State Sycamores, University of Denver Pioneers, University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Phoenix, University of Tulsa Golden Hurricane, Pepperdine University Waves, Texas Christian University Horned Frogs, and Harvard University Crimson.
Last week’s issue covered the men’s team and the x-factors that could decide their season. This week, it’s the women’s turn.
The 2013-14 Seawolf women’s basketball team is facing the ultimate challenge for college athletic programs: replacing star graduates. For the ‘Wolves, it’s guard Sasha King and forward Alysa Horn.
The women’s basketball team is getting hot at the right time of year. The Seawolf hoopers (15-8 in Division II play) have rattled off six straight wins and ranked ninth in the NCAA Div. II West Region Women’s Basketball Rankings.
Sasha King is the starting point guard for the Seawolf women’s basketball team. Since it’s Women’s History Month, I decided it would be cool to have a one-on-one with her about the season, her future plans, women’s sports and her record-breaking performance against Northwest Nazarene.
The Seawolves were handed a 76-49 loss at the hands of the Northwest Nazarene Crusaders Thursday night.
It was a poor shooting night for the Seawolves to say the least. The Seawolves, playing without their leading scorer and floor general Sasha King due to injury, shot under 30 percent from the field in the first half.
The Seawolf volleyball team won its first tournament of the season Saturday night by defeating Western New Mexico University in the SpringHill Suites Invitational.
The win was settled in three sets with the scores 25-20, 25-21, 25-16.
Junior Mariesha Harris, former guard at Wabash Valley College in Mt. Carmel, Ill., is one of the newest recruits to the UAA basketball team. Harris was brought on as new head coach Ryan McCarthy’s first addition to the team, which went 30-5 last year and made it to the NCAA Div. ll Elite Eight quarterfinals. […]
Athletic Director Steve Cobb announced Aug.14 that Ryan McCarthy has been hired as the women’s basketball coach at University of Alaska Anchorage after the resignation of Nathan Altenhofen Aug.9. “I grew up in Chugiak until I was about 12 years old. I grew up watching the Seawolves and have always had a special place in […]
Athletic Director Steve Cobb announced Tuesday that Ryan McCarthy has been hired as the women’s basketball coach at University of Alaska Anchorage after the resignation of Nathan Altenhofen late last week. McCarthy joins the university from Northwest Nazarene University in Nampa, Idaho where he played basketball from 2002-2006 and later held the titles of assistant, […]
Thursday, newly-hired UAA women’s basketball coach Nathan Altenhofen resigned from his post citing professional misconduct. UAA athletic director Steve Cobb accepted his resignation, but did not comment on the details of the incident. He said in an interview Monday that it is university policy not to comment directly about personnel issues. However, KTUU reported Aug.10 […]