Cross country coach and academic coordinator for Green Bay Athletics Mike Kline says he has never worked a day in his life. “That’s because I have the best job in the world… When my alarm goes off at 4:26 every morning, I look forward to going to work, and when you look forward to going […]
Green Bay Director of Athletics Mary Ellen Gillespie has announced the hiring of Scott Wachholz as the next head coach of the Phoenix softball program. Wachholz will be the sixth head coach in program history, and comes to Green Bay following head coaching stints at UW-Parkside and Williston State College. He is a graduate of […]
Former UW-Green Bay basketball player Megan Lukan is overwhelmed by the amount of support she received following her participation and bronze medal win at the 2016 Summer Olympics. The Barrie Examiner highlighted her journey and the support she received along the way. Read the article and her reaction to her Olympic journey
Several UW-Green Bay athletics fall schedules have recently been released, including men’s and women’s soccer and women’s volleyball. Soccer is in full swing, and volleyball begins its regular season soon. Check out this season’s schedules and get your tickets at www.greenbayphoenix.com.
From college basketball star to Canadian rugby medalist. Wait. What? Former Green Bay women’s basketball standout Megan Lukan did the improbable. Following a stellar basketball career at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, Lukan jumped at an offer to return to Canada and play for the national Canadian rugby developmental team (a sport she had given […]
By now you have probably heard that former Green Bay women’s basketball star Megan Lukan has made the summer Olympics in rugby for her home country Canada. Did you know that UW-Green Bay was the college home of men’s soccer Olympian Horst Stemke? He served as team captain in the 1972 games in Munich. See […]
Molly Vandervest, former assistant director for development for Green Bay Athletics, has been promoted to the Assistant Athletic Athletic Director for Development. She will be responsible for the creation and execution of an advancement plan to increase both donors and gifts to the Phoenix Fund. Read more about her promotion here.
Green Bay Athletics Director Mary Ellen Gillespie joined other local leaders in creating a PSA for the local No Limits Ability Awareness Campaign by ASPIRO, CP and Curative Connections. It’s a fun watch here…
Recently in the news, Ryan Borowicz, a UW-Green Bay graduate and former Phoenix men’s basketball player recently opened a basketball-only training facility, “The Driveway.” This facility is the first of its kind in Northeast Wisconsin, Borowicz wanting to emphasize to kids that they don’t have to travel across the country to practice and improve their […]
It might take awhile to get used to seeing former Green Bay women’s basketball standout Megan Lukan wearing red. But that’s the official color of the Canadian Olympic Rugby Team roster. The news became official today. It seems the coach had quite a difficult time narrowing the roster. See more.