Category: Sports

Kaillee Skjold scores an easy lay-up towards the end of the second half to lead all players with 23 points for the night. She had 11 rebounds for a second-straight double-double. Savanna Burke/Sun Star Photo credit: Savanna Burke

Basketball starts strong, swim team sinks

Aaron Walling / Sun Star Women’s Basketball The Nanooks women’s basketball team opened the season undefeated against the PacWest teams. The Nanooks poured on the points against the Academy of Art Urban Knights and...

Austin Vieth, #13, cuts back into Beaver territory during the game at the Carlson Center, Nov. 4. - John Aldabe/Sun Star

Nanooks Hockey Falls Flat against Bemidji State

Aaron Walling / Sun Star The Alaska Nanooks Hockey team has had a very challenging season against a score of nationally ranked opponents. This past weekend, the Nanooks couldn’t answer the offense and defense...

Kate Matthews competes in the 200-yard butterfly during the Nanooks' meet against Azusa Pacific University on Saturday afternoon. The Nanooks won 124-81 on Saturday, and 123-82 on Friday. In previous years, the Nanooks won only one of the days against Azusa Pacific. Zayn Roohi/Sun Star

Nanooks swimming trounce Cougars

Aaron Walling / Sun Star The Nanooks’ swimming team enjoyed a great weekend at the Patty Pool, sweeping Azusa Pacific Cougars with aid from sophomore Cassidy Heaton. The Nanooks look to continue their strong...

Nanooks lose twice at home

Aaron Walling / Sun Star The Nanooks volleyball team lost two matches at home this week, with both matches being close contests in all but the third set. The Nanooks lost to the Concordia...

UAF first year Jenna Hickel (7) dives for the ball towards the end of set three. UAA won the set 25-20. Mylissa Maclin/ Sun Star

Nanooks swept by Anchorage

The Alaska Nanooks Volleyball team (2-10, 1-4 GNAC) dropped a three-set decision, 25-14, 25-19 and 25-20, to in-state rival No. 10 ranked Alaska Anchorage (15-1, 5-0 GNAC) at the Alaska Airlines court on Tuesday,...

Nanooks lose to Saints

Aaron Walling / Sun Star The Alaska Nanooks (2-7) battled in a hard five set match against Saint Martin’s (5-1) losing in the final set, 3-2. The Nanooks forced the fifth set after getting...