Category: Sports

Nanooks clinch Governor’s Cup

Nolin Ainsworth / The Northern Light Win, and live to play in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association playoffs. Lose, and start summer training. Those were the stakes between the Alaska Anchorage Seawolves and Alaska Nanooks...

Disappointing season ends for Nanooks

Aaron Walling / Sun Star Coming into the 2015-2016 season, the women’s basketball team had been excited for a possible berth in the GNAC tournament for post-season play. Then adversity hit when senior Stephanie Toumson went...

Down goes #1!

Aaron Walling / Sun Star The Alaska Nanooks pulled off the upset of the year by beating the number one team in the nation, Western Oregon, for a 87-78 victory in front of 611 fans...

Skjold shines in tough matchups

Aaron Walling / Sun Star Kaillee Skjold came to UAF during the fall semester of 2013 to be part of the Alaska Nanooks women’s basketball team. Jump forward three years and you’ll see the star power...

Offense comes alive for the Nanooks

Aaron Walling / Sun Star The Nanooks men’s basketball squad brought out the fire power in a back-and-forth matchup with the Saints of Saint Martin’s after laying a dud against Seattle Pacific. This win over...

Nanooks rock the Patty Center

Aaron Walling / Sun Star It is always great to come home. Just ask the Nanooks Women’s Basketball Team, who beat two conference rivals en route to push their home record to 7-3 on the...

Nanooks Open GNAC in Grueling Wins

Aaron Walling / Sun Star The Great Northwest Athletic Conference schedule opened and the Nanooks sprinted out of the gate with two impressive wins over Northwest Nazarene and Central Washington. Senior stars Almir Hadzisehovic and...

Sam Harthun jumps and attempts to hit the ball over two players from Simon Frazer during the Nanook's match on Thursday night. Their 3-0 loss ended their two game winning streak. - Max Mckernan / Sun Star

Harthun Bids Farewell

Aaron Walling / Sun Star All good things must come to an end, as senior Sam Harthun knows. This year Harthun says goodbye to the volleyball team she has played for since her freshman year. Harthun...

Sports Corner, 11/24

Aaron Walling / Sun Star Senior Night Leads to the Future The Nanooks volleyball season has come to a close, as the Nanooks said goodbye to three of their seniors after a close loss...