Four hockey standouts to lead on the ice

Anholt, Mantha, Kozun and Nicholas skate into leadership roles for UAA hockey.

UAA runner William Ritekwiang dies

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...

Nearly a year since the collapse: The Dome update

The Dome board of directors have scrutinized plans and adapted to changes that have led to slow repair progression

The Olympics are in sight for Casey Wright

The Nordic skier, now in her third year of collegiate competition, has a chance to compete at the U.S. Nationals as a Seawolf, but...

Flat track fever

Rage City Rollergirls keeps Anchorage filled with hard-hitting entertainment
Physical education students and staff from UAA traveled to Valdez over the weekend of Feb. 1-3 to do a fitness assessment for the community. Photo courtesy of UAA Department of Physical Education.

UAA physical education students take Know Your Numbers to Valdez

Know Your Numbers is an annual program put on by UAA’s Health, Physical Education and Recreation Department that occurs between October and December. The...

#SPITGATE: Did Rajon Rondo spitting on Chris Paul start the Rockets/Lakers brawl?

Most NBA teams have only played four games out of their 82-game schedule thus far. Out of those three games, we have seen 50-point...

A look into the Alaskaman Extreme Triathlon

One year after its debut, 320 athletes signed up for the second year of the Alaskaman Extreme Triathlon, which took place July 21. Included...

Know your ABC

The Anchorage Badminton Club hosts weekly practices and games at local recreational centers

Kemboi headlines GNAC Championships for UAA track and field

The Seawolf indoor track and field teams both placed fifth out of 10 teams on Feb. 21 and 22 at the Great Northwest Athletic...

40th and Final GCI Great Alaska Shootout

Interim Chancellor Samuel Gingerich announced on Aug. 24 that the annual GCI Great Alaska Shootout will take place for the last time in 2017...

Newest addition to UAA Athletic Department

Tanya Pont to handle donor development and relations

Iditarod historical Alaskan tradition: Race celebrates 44th year

The 44th Iditarod starts this coming Saturday. With 86 mushers and over 1,300 dogs it truly is the “the last great race.”The ceremonial start...

The beginning of a new gymnastics era

UAA’s gymnastics team gathered for their first official day of practice under new head coach Tanya Ho.

Cheer team hosts tryouts for 2018 – 2019 season

For questions and additional tryout information, contact Coach Tasarla Shaw at [email protected]

Alaska Aces fans rally behind goaltender

Jeff Barney's big day

Athlete protests against racial inequality persist despite opposition

Protest has broken out over the country with athletes of all levels taking a knee during the national anthem. UAA athletes respond to the protest and its origins before Colin Kaepernick.

Seawolf hockey transitions goalies from Mantha to Claeys

In addition to the departure of goalkeeper Olivier Mantha and six other senior players, head coach Matt Thomas' contract was not renewed, and he was released from his position. A nationwide search has begun for a replacement hockey coach for next season.

A closer look at the 2018 Mayor’s Marathon

Lauren Cuddihy is a member of the UAA track and field team. The Mayor's Marathon is not only the traditional summer solstice running event of...

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...

The Hungarian Olympian in the 49th state

Two-time Olympian Anna Berecz now coaches the UAA alpine ski team as a graduate assistant coach

Four decades later: The end of the Shootout

The GCI Great Alaska Shootout will play in its 40th and final year over Thanksgiving 2017 before officially ceasing

Hailey Swirbul: The freshman standout

Swirbul managed to make it all the way to the NCAA Skiing Championships, and be the top finisher for the team, in only her first season competing for UAA.

UAA head hockey coach released from position

After five seasons, Matt Thomas’ contract will not be renewed

Frequent Flyers: How much does UAA athletics travel in a season?

Head women’s basketball coach Ryan McCarthy sent out a tweet on Jan. 21 that read “If the hardest road trip of the season in...

‘Bigger than hockey’: Alaska Warriors Hockey brings together veterans and awareness

Alaska Warriors Hockey is coming to the Sullivan Arena with the Seawolves. Warriors Hockey is a hockey league under USA Hockey specifically designed for military...

Nationally ranked cross-country team off to early success

The men's and women's cross-country teams are off to a great start for their 2017 campaigns.

Off the radar Alaskan hiking

It’s high summer – the bugs are out, and you should be too. Luckily, there are many more places to enjoy the out doors than the bustling avenues around Flattop and the Glen Alps. Outlined here are a couple of hikes – of varying difficulty – that are not far from Anchorage, and have some semblance of solitude. •Bear Mountain and Mount Eklutna •Blacktail Ptarmigan Rocks and Roundtop Mountain

Alaska Fighting Championship events switch locations after 13 years

A brand new cage and perks for fans and fighters prompted change in location