Tag: Athletics

UW-Green Bay alumnus, Alfonzo McKinnie, gets the start and is on his way to NBA finals

How fun. The same year that UW-Green Bay alumnus Tony Bennett coached the Virginia Cavaliers to the NCAA National Championship, another GB Basketball alumnus, Alfonso McKinnie ’15 got the call to start for the Golden State Warriors, on May 20. The Warriors will return to the NBA finals for the fifth straight year after sweeping […]

Campus mourns the loss of James Kress

His name rests in permanence on the Kress Events Center exterior, dedicated a decade ago, and on the newly-constructed Kress Family Outdoor Recreation Center. Longtime supporter and lead donor of the Kress Center, James Kress, 89, passed away on Sunday, May 12, 2019. Jim and Julie-Anne Kress supported Phoenix athletics and the Edward W. Weidner […]

WFRV features Phoenix men’s golfer George Kneiser

Student George Kneiser is making golf history at UW-Green Bay. The Horizon League men’s golf individual champion will be playing at the Louisville Regional in the 2019 NCAA Division I Men’s Golf Championships on Monday-Wednesday, May 13-15, 2019. “His work ethic is very good, and it’s very exciting to see the efforts of his labor […]

Green Bay volleyball to hold alumni match on Saturday, May 4

The Green Bay volleyball program will host a free match on Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 11 a.m. at the Kress Events Center. Current players will take on Phoenix alumni in this  friendly competition. The event will also double as a fundraising effort in order to update and enhance the team’s locker room. Learn more.