2014 Moose Nugget Regatta at Wasilla Lake These results are from the overall weekend competition and Sunday’s events. Key to event names x indicates a sculling boat (no coxswain) + indicates “with coxswain” - indicates without coxswain (2- is called a pair) Key to boat names team name in initials followed by names of […]
Talk about making one hit count. Before the Bucs recorded their second hit, they had a 5 run lead. Evan Powell’s grand-slam in the first inning keyed the Bucs’ 8-1 win over the Glacier Pilots Friday night in Alaska Baseball League action at Mulcahy Stadium. The Bucs’ 5-0 advantage came on the one hit-the Powell […]
The UAA Seawolves men’s basketball team released their 2014-15 schedule Friday. There will be 19 home games at the new Alaska Airlines Center, including the Great Alaska Shootout Nov. 26-29 broadcast on CBS Sports Network. The Seawolves start the year off with their annual Green and Gold game on Oct. 18 and an Alumni game […]
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 Wednesday. UAA, coming off an 19-9 campaign and an NCAA Tournament berth, opens Nov. 5 with an exhibition game at NCAA Div. I foe Utah. […]
The newest arena in town – the Alaska Airlines Center – is opening! A state-of-the-art sports and entertainment venue, the Alaska Airlines Center will be a game changer for the University of Alaska Anchorage and a great asset to the community. The UAA Department of Athletics, along with various other groups, will host a 10-day-long […]
It was a coronation, not a competition. Greg Sanders claimed his second Alaska State Amateur Golf Title in three years in runaway fashion this weekend, winning by 18 shots in what resembled a leisurely weekend walk more than the final round of a tournament at Settlers Bay Golf Course. Despite perfect weather conditions, golfers agreed […]
It’s his to lose: Greg Sanders is one round away from claiming his second Alaska State Amateur Golf Tournament in three years. The 2012 champion carded the only under-par round of the day on Saturday at Settler’s Bay Golf Course in Wasilla with a one-under 70. That makes it three straight rounds under par for Sanders. His 67 on Thursday, 68 […]
The University of Alaska Anchorage Seawolves volleyball team added a junior college transfer to the 2014 recruiting class. Rachel Rutherford comes to Anchorage from Arizona Western College in Yuma where she played two seasons and averaged 2.3 digs per set. Rutherford is the third member of the 2014 recruiting class and will be eligible to play […]
The University of Alaska Anchorage has released the official dates for the 2014 GCI Great Alaska Shootout. The tournament will be held at the brand new Alaska Airlines Center on the campus of UAA. The women’s tournament bracket includes: UAA, Boise State, Long Beach State and Yale. The men’s tournament bracket includes: UAA, Colorado State, Mercer, Missouri […]
The Anchorage Bucs beat the Anchorage Glacier Pilots, 3-2, Tuesday, July 8.
The Anchorage Glacier Pilots won 9-5 over the Mat-Su Miners Wednesday at Mulcahy Stadium.
The 30th annual Seawolf Golf Tournament is set for August 8 and the school is looking for more teams to register. The event is a four-player, best-ball scramble over 18 holes. According to University of Alaska Anchorage Athletics, entry forms may be downloaded at GoSeawolves.com or picked up in person at the UAA Athletic Department (Rm. 220, […]
We are 252 days away from the 2015 Iditarod. Mushers will start to register Saturday June 28 at the Wasilla headquarters for the race next year. Along with race registration, there is an annual meeting and picnic planned. Activities are scheduled from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Mushers have until Dec. 1 to sign up for […]
The Yukon 800 Marathon is considered by many to be the toughest riverboat race in the world. After two days of racing between Fairbanks and Galena, Tom Kriska was crowned the 2014 champion. The race runs 800 miles along the Chena, Tanana and Yukon Rivers. Kriska’s Be-Bi-Bones Express and Clinton Huntington’s Rivers Edge were the only boats […]
The Seattle Seahawks unveiled their 12 Tour and have two stops in Alaska. Team members and front office staffers, along with the Lombardi Trophy, will be in the Mat-Su Valley and Anchorage. The visit begins July 8 when they’ll take part in the fourth annual Play 60 event challenge. The activity academy aims to encourage […]
The Anchorage Glacier Pilots hit the diamond Friday night to take on the Chugiak Chinooks. A lot of fans came out to watch the last game of spring. The Pilots had to chip away at a five-point Chinook lead early on. They managed to claim the lead in the fifth inning and won 8-7.
Six Special Olympic athletes from Alaska have won gold medals at the Special Olympics USA Games in New Jersey. Winners include Mandy Gentleman and Pamela Hansen in unified bowling, Stacey Hall in singles bowling, Myrna Kuchenoff in the 100-yard freestyle event and Matthew Maillelle and Garrett Stortz both took golfing gold.
The ECHL released the 2014-15 schedule. The first games are October 17 and the regular season wraps up on April 11. Alaska starts the season at home against Ontario for a three-game series. Complete schedule, courtesy of ECHL: Game #: Date: Time: Visiting Team: Home Team: 4 Fri, Oct 17, 2014 7:15 pm AKDT […]
A dozen teams from two divisions will battle June 6-7 at Carter Fields in Anchorage for two state high school softball titles up for grabs. Tuesday the Alaska School Activities Association released the tournament bracket. Large schools division First Round: South vs. West and Chugiak vs. Colony Second Round: South/West vs. Lathrop and Chugiak/Colony vs. […]
According to the ASAA web site, the brackets are out for the 2014 Alaska state high school baseball tournament. It’s this coming week, June 5-7, at Moller Park in Sitka. Here are the first-round match-ups on Thursday, June 5: Sitka vs. Eagle River Wasilla vs. West Valley South vs. Juneau-Douglas Lathrop vs. Colony The semifinals […]