Tag: Athletics

Former Phoenix Quilling-Iverson new Director of Player Development

Former Green Bay women’s basketball player Hannah Quilling-Iverson (’12) has returned to campus as the new director of player development for the program. During her collegiate career she led the Phoenix into one of its best four-year stretches in history. She remains sixth all-time in steals per game and ninth all-time in assists per game. […]

Green Bay announces two-year extension for Kevin Borseth

Green Bay head women’s basketball coach Kevin Borseth has agreed to a contract extension through the 2020-21 season, Director of Athletics Mary Ellen Gillespie announced on Friday. Borseth, who recently led the Phoenix to its 18th-consecutive Horizon League title and 16th NCAA Tournament appearance, will be entering his 14th season overall at Green Bay and […]

Alfonzo McKinnie gets call for 3-on-3 USA Basketball World Championships

UW-Green Bay graduate Alfonzo McKinnie ’15 will represent the United States this week (Oct. 11-15) in the 2016 FIBA 3×3 World Championships in Guangzhou, China. The former Phoenix earned his spot on this exclusive team after winning the 2016 USA Basketball 3×3 National Tournament on Aug. 27-28 at the United States Olympic Training Center in […]

Herbst promoted to associate head coach, men’s basketball

Green Bay men’s basketball assistant coach Randall Herbst has been promoted to associate head coach, head coach Linc Darner announced on Tuesday. “Randall is an incredibly valuable member of my coaching staff and is well deserving of this title,” said Darner. “He’s a tireless worker and tremendous recruiter. He has incredible knowledge of the game […]

Tomorrow is Phoenix Friday

It’s nearly the weekend, which means set your UW-Green Bay gear out tonight and show your campus pride tomorrow. The UW-Green Bay Bookstore has a storewide 20% discount (excluding textbooks). At noon on Saturday, the Swimming and Diving team has an intra-squad meet with alumni of the program. Also at 7 p.m. Saturday, women’s soccer […]

Auditions for National Anthem for sporting events begin Friday

Green Bay Athletics and UWGB Music are searching for University-affiliated vocalists and/or instrumentalists to perform the Star Spangled Banner at 2016-2017 home sporting events. Open auditions are from 3:45 to 5 p.m. Friday, Sept. 30 and 5 to 6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 3 at the Kress Events Center gym. The auditions are open to all students, faculty […]

Tyler Kelly joins men’s basketball staff

Green Bay men’s basketball head coach Linc Darner named Tyler Kelly as the team’s director of player development. He will be responsible for player management, program operations and will assist in setting up on campus recruiting and coordinating official and unofficial visits for potential recruits. Kelly was a four-year letterwinner for Darner at Florida Southern and […]

What is Phoenix Friday?

What is Phoenix Friday? A few years ago, a small group of employees from across campus joined forces to infuse more Phoenix spirit into the workday. They came up with the term “Phoenix Friday,” a time when faculty, staff, students, alumni and community can celebrate everything “Phoenix” and/or “UW-Green Bay.” Employees (with permission from their […]

Reminder: Have a little dribbler? Phoenix Phenoms registration is open

Registration is now open for the 2016-17 Phoenix Phenoms and Phenoms Basketball Clinic, Sunday, Oct. 2 at the Kress Center. Membership is for girls in third through eighth grade, and includes admission to the clinic, an opportunity to meet the 2016-17 squad and coaching staff, free admission to one Green Bay home game in December […]