Monthly Archives: October 2019

Stubborn Swayman ranks third in NCAA hockey in total saves

October 25, 2019

The University of Maine’s Jeremy Swayman of Anchorage is one of the most stubborn goaltenders in NCAA hockey. The junior netminder turned aside 31 of 32 shots in a 2-1 road win over Vermont in the Hockey East conference. He ranks third in the country with 202 saves in six games. He’s also ninth with… Read more »

Hebard makes McClain Watch List, the award she won in 2018

October 24, 2019

Ruthy Hebard of Fairbanks is back on the preseason watch list for the Katrina McClain Award, which is presented to the nation’s top power forward by the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and Women’s Basketball Coaches Association. The University of Oregon senior was a finalist for the award last year (16.1 ppg, 9.0 rpg)… Read more »

Currier, Heil each collect points as Embry-Riddle stays hot

Anchorage’s own Megan Currier and Erica Heil each contributed points to help the Embry-Riddle women’s soccer team beat Sierra Nevada 5-0 in Prescott, Arizona. The win extended the team’s conference-best nine-game unbeaten streak. Currier, of South High fame, scored in just the fifth minute to get the party started. It was her third goal of… Read more »

Clifford came into senior year with one goal – now he’s got five

October 23, 2019

Anchorage’s Britton Clifford this year has turned into a bona fide goal scorer for the Whitworth University men’s soccer team. The senior midfielder has scored four times in 15 games, including three goals in the last six games. His latest goal came in the 74th minute of a 2-0 win over Pacific in Spokane, Washington…. Read more »

Tulimasealii among NAIA national sack, tackle for loss leaders

Faulkner University senior linebacker Lincoln Tulimasealii of Anchorage is one of the more devastating defensive players in NAIA. The 6-foot-3, 235-pounder is among the national leaders in three different categories, ranking: 7th in sacks per game (1.2) 15th in total sacks (6) 20th in tackles for loss per game (1.7) Tulimasealii, of West High fame,… Read more »

Lasher’s breakout 4th-quarter effort lifts team in Germany

October 22, 2019

Anchorage’s Colter Lasher went off in the fourth quarter, pumping in 14 of his team-high 16 points as the Bayer Giants beat Artland 93-88 in Germany’s Pro A division. The 6-foot-7 forward’s big game led his team to its third win in the last four games to bounce back from an 0-2 start. Lasher, of… Read more »

Wilson, Sac State match NCAA’s longest active unbeaten streak

Anchorage’s Mia Wilson and the Sacramento State women’s soccer team are riding the longest unbeaten streak in the country. The two-month, 15-game run without a loss matches Virginia and George Washington for the longest unbeaten streak in the country. Sacramento State has posted a 9-0-6 record since a 3-1 loss Aug. 23 to UC Davis… Read more »

Childers bags goal, assist in same game for first time at SOU

October 21, 2019

Good things happen when super sub Madison Childers of Anchorage comes on for the Southern Oregon University women’s soccer team. The remarkable reserve ranks among the points-per-minute leaders in the Cascade Collegiate Conference. In a 4-0 win over Northwest Christian, she had a goal and assist in the same game for the first time as… Read more »

McDonald’s first college goal proves to be game-winner for PC

October 20, 2019

Eagle River’s Cam McDonald scored his first collegiate goal to help No. 13 Providence College earn a 4-2 win over No. 10 Clarkson in Potsdam, New York. The Friars extended their lead to 3-1 early in the second period when the freshman defenseman beat the Clarkson goaltender with a wrist shot through traffic from the… Read more »

Saville makes season-high 37 saves to key upset of No. 12 OSU

Isaiah Saville of Anchorage made 37 saves and stopped all 15 shots he faced on the power play to backstop the University of Nebraska Omaha’s 2-1 upset win at 12th-ranked Ohio State. The freshman goaltender was perfect for the final 29 minutes, turning aside all 15 shots and rebounding nicely after Ohio State had tied… Read more »