Category: Sports

Nanooks lose twice at home

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...

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

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...

Gold beats blue in opening cross country meet

Gold beats blue in opening cross country meet

The Nanook Cross Country team ran their first Blue and Gold meet Friday night, with Gold taking first. This is the first year the Nanooks didn’t open their season with the Alaska invitational, a...

Women’s Volleyball prepares for season with Alumni exhibition

Women’s Volleyball prepares for season with Alumni exhibition

The Nanooks women’s volleyball team are preparing for a grind this year after a warmup against former UAF players. The team, with Head Coach Brian Scott, got a good look at some of the...

Death of athletics?

Death of athletics?

Aaron Walling / Sun Star University of Alaska President Jim Johnsen was poised at the Strategic Pathways forum Sept. 1, as individuals with questions about the future of athletics in the UA system poured...

Nanook Olympics

Max Mckernan / Sun Star The UAF Men’s American Hockey team won this year’s “Nanook Olympics,” a competition that took place on April 4. The Nanook Olympics is an annual event where University sports...