Category: Sports Briefs

Nanooks conquer Concordia

The Alaska Nanooks Men’s basketball team turned their halftime lead into a victory over the Cavaliers from Concordia on Thursday night, ending their two-game losing streak. The Nanooks were led by senior guard Nahjee...

UAF women’s basketball guaranteed .500 record

UAF women’s basketball guaranteed .500 record

by Aaron Walling Sun Star 03/03/2015 The UAF women’s basketball team had an impressive victory over Montana State-Billings on Thursday, 74-55, behind the two-pronged attack by Kailee Skjold and Jordan Wilson who both had 20...

UAF rifle finishes first in division

UAF rifle finishes first in division

by Eric Bennett Sun Star Copy Editor 02/17/2015 At the Patriot Rifle Conference Championships in Colorado Springs, Colorado, the No. 2 Nanooks rifle team took first place. With a combined total of 4,680 points,...

Nanooks break losing streak with 3-1 win

Nanooks break losing streak with 3-1 win

by Zayn Roohi Photo Editor 02/10/2015 Hockey The Nanook hockey team ended their four game losing streak this weekend by winning games on Friday and Saturday night. On Friday, the Nanooks scored twice in...

Nanooks fall short in GNAC play

Nanooks fall short in GNAC play

Aaron Walling Sun Star reporter 11/03/2015 The Nanook women’s basketball team, 12-7, lost both games last week, unable to overcome strong guard play from both Simon Fraser Clan, 70-78, and the Western Washington Vikings 64-75, last Thursday...

Rifle Recap 23/11

Rifle Recap 23/11

by Zayn Roohi Photo Editor The Nanook rifle team had a good start to the weekend after defeating the Kentucky Wildcats on Friday morning. The Wildcats were ranked as the number two team in the...

Nanooks overwhelmed, Minnesota State Moorhead dominate GCI

Nanooks overwhelmed, Minnesota State Moorhead dominate GCI

by Aaron Walling Sun Star Minnesota State Moorhead Dragons went undefeated through the men’s basketball GCI Alaska Invitational to take first place. Second place went to West Alabama Tigers. Minnesota State Moorhead Dragons: Impressive...

Nanooks tune-up for the season

Nanooks tune-up for the season

by Aaron Walling Sun Star The Nanooks women’s basketball opened the new season with a strong showing against the Alumni team on Saturday. The Nanooks are looking into their new pieces to the team...