Tag: Athletics

UW-Green Bay volleyball game highlights push for early-onset Alzheimer’s funding | wbay

“A federal push to help people diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s disease is taking center court at UW-Green Bay. Green Bay athletics is hosting its second Alzheimer’s Awareness Volleyball Match Friday, Oct. 18.” More via UW-Green Bay volleyball game highlights push for early-onset Alzheimer’s funding | wbay.

Bill would cap student fees for athletics at UW-Green Bay | Wisconsin Public Radio

“A bill introduced by a bipartisan group of state lawmakers would limit the amount of funding for university athletics and new buildings on University of Wisconsin campuses that can come from student fees.” Via Bill Would Cap Student Fees For Athletics At UW-Green Bay, UW-Superior, UW-Milwaukee | Wisconsin Public Radio. 

Lady Buccaneers take Wausau in three games – ehextra.com

“From the opening serve, the UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus volleyball team was on a mission and nothing was getting in its way. In what could be described as complete domination, the Lady Buccaneers stomped on UW-Stevens Point, Wausau Campus in three games by the scores of 25-14, 25-11 and 25-15 on Wednesday.” More via ehextra.com.

Green Bay athletics weekend recap

Here’s a weekend recap of Green Bay athletics: Women’s soccer lost to Horizon League opponent Cleveland State, 3-0 but holds onto a 6-4 record heading to Detroit on Saturday, Sept. 28. The team returns home on Sunday, Oct. 6 at 1 p.m. against Wright State. The women’s volleyball team played three matches this weekend, all […]

Green Bay women’s basketball 2019-2020 schedule: Phoenix to be tested early, often|Green Bay Press-Gazette

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay women’s basketball team released its full 2019-20 schedule Wednesday. The Phoenix always puts together a difficult non-conference schedule to prepare for Horizon League play, and this season it features seven games against teams that made the NCAA tournament last season. See more via Green Bay women’s basketball 2019-2020 schedule: Phoenix […]

Men’s basketball 2019-20 schedule features primetime Saturday home games | Green Bay Press-Gazette

The Green Bay men’s basketball program released its 2019-20 schedule, which features home games against Division I teams on Saturday nights for the first time since 2014. The Phoenix will play seven games at the Kress, up from four last season, and eight at the Resch Center. The Kress schedule includes Horizon League foes Northern […]

Virginia coach, GB alumnus, Tony Bennett turns down hefty raise at Virginia

Tony Bennett’s reputation is about as pristine as possible as college basketball coaches go, and that was before his Virginia team turned in a whale of a comeback story, winning the 2019 national championship after a historic first-round loss one year earlier. This news certainly doesn’t detract from the type of person he appears to […]

Join in the celebration of 50 years of Green Bay athletics

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Dick and Tony Bennett are first named to  ‘Most Influencial’ list The year 2015 marked the 50-year anniversary of UW-Green Bay. Four years later, campus and community is celebrating 50 years of Green Bay Athletics. The Athletics program was first established in 1969 competing at the NAIA and Division II levels before joining Division I […]

Green Bay hosts first gear-up game this Friday, free t-shirts to first 400 students

Green Bay Athletics is hosting its first GB Gear-Up Game of the 2019-20 season this Friday (Sept. 6) as the women’s soccer team welcomes Northern State for a 7 p.m. kickoff. The first 400 UW-Green Bay students in attendance will receive a FREE 50th-anniversary t-shirt to celebrate classes being back in session and Phoenix athletics […]