Tag: Athletics

Alumna Amanda Leonhard-Perry named St. Norbert College head coach

UW-Green Bay alumna Amanda Leonhard-Perry ’03 (Business Administration), who has served as assistant coach for UW-Green Bay women’s basketball for the last 11 seasons, has recently been named the new women’s basketball head coach at St. Norbert College. Leonhard-Perry also played basketball for UW-Green Bay during her time as a student. WNFL and Wisconsin Radio Network […]

Seven members of Green Bay Nordic ski team named National Collegiate All-Academic

Seven members of the Green Bay Phoenix Nordic ski team were named to the 2019 National Collegiate All-Academic Ski Team:  Jake Ajax (Business Administration) Emily Burger (Human Biology) Quinn Duffy (Communication) Shad Kraftson (Accounting, Business Administration) Maddie McKeefry (Environmental Science, Geoscience) Sam Myers (Business Administration) Sadie Peterson (Elementary Education) To qualify for the team, skiers […]

UW-Green Bay alumnus Tony Bennett and company win National Championship

One last congratulations to UW-Green Bay alumnus Tony Bennett on leading his team to the NCAA National Championship Monday night. Here’s a few links to local and national coverage. Virginia, Tony Bennett make NCAA national championship a father and son reunion, USA Today Virginia wins OT thriller against Texas Tech to claim first national championship, NBC […]

LeClaire to play for the Glo

Former Notre Dame Academy and UW-Green Bay star guard Allie LeClaire has been signed by the Wisconsin GLO, a professional basketball team in Oshkosh, Wis. embarking on its inaugural season. The team is owned by Fox Valley Pro Basketball and will call Menominee Nation Arena home. Fox 11 has the story. LeClaire played for Ireland’s Liffey […]

Tonight! Tony Bennett’s Virginia Cavaliers play for the National Championship

In case you’ve missed it, one of UW-Green Bay’s most famous alumni, Tony Bennett, has been humbly leading his team, the Virginia Cavaliers to the Final Four, and tonight (April 7, 2019) they play Texas Tech for the NCAA Championship! You can read more, here. Tip-off is 8:20 (CST) and coverage will be on CBS. […]

Media Coverage: UW-Green Bay alumnus Tony Bennett is heading to the NCAA Tournament Championship

Phoenix faithful are elated for UW-Green Bay alumnus Tony Bennett, who played basketball for UW-Green Bay and was coached by his father, Dick Bennett. His Virginia Cavaliers got by Auburn this weekend to play in the NCAA Tournament Championship. There’s plenty of media coverage… Here’s a few posts: The JSonline shared UW-Green Bay’s throwback Thursday […]