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.
Also in the news last week was a story about Green Bay men’s basketball recruit Kam Hankerson. Venci reports that the 6-4 guard from Novi High School (Mich.) has great versatility. Read what Green Bay coach Linc Darner has to say.
Congratulations to 2015 UW-Green Bay graduate Ryan Korslin, who made history earlier this week (June 5) by becoming the first of Green Bay’s swim program to make a U.S. Olympic trial cut. His event is the 100-meter breaststroke. Korslin, a four-year Phoenix letterwinner, was twice a Horizon League champion. See more.
A group of former UWGB cross-country runners took the Cellcom Marathon Relay title for the sixth time. The team, named X-UWGB-XC, has participated in this relay race for 10 years and alumni support crew. Their time was a blistering 2:41:42, which averages out to about 6:11/mile. Team members were Chris Hendricks ’05, Josh Bayer ’05, […]
Head Coach Kevin Borseth has been named the WBCA DI Women’s Basketball Coach of the Year for the second-straight season. The Phoenix was 16-2 in league contests, clinching its 18th-consecutive Horizon League championship this past season, and claiming the Horizon League tournament crown, as well. The award is given annually to a single coach in […]
Members of campus mourn the passing of former Phoenix student-athlete and UWGB alumnus Kevin Kopplin, who passed away recently as a result of a car accident. You can find more here.
Freshman outfielder Acacia Tupa (Egg Harbor, Wis.) was named to the Horizon League Second Team as well as the All-Freshman Team, the league announced recently. See more about the outstanding player from neighboring Door County.
In 2006, Riley Garbe was a student at Jefferson Elementary, Green Bay, today he is a member of UWGB’s cross country team. What and who was responsible for introducing him to the sport of running? It is the focus of a WBAY-TV featured story. You can watch it here.