Tag: Athletics

Where should Phoenix men play next season?

The Green Bay athletics five-year contract with the Resch Center as the host site for Green Bay men’s basketball expires at the end of this season, leaving some speculation on whether they will continue to play there or move home games to the on-campus Kress Center. The Phoenix men have played at the venue since […]

Green Bay is Top 15, back to No. 1 in mid-major poll

“Always take the Dutch in long-distance speedskating. Always go with the Germans or the Swiss in bobsled. Always stick with the Norwegians in cross-country skiing. And always go with Green Bay as the No. 1 mid-major by the time February arrives. As the Winter Olympics commence, there is a new-but-familiar team atop the mid-major rankings,” […]

Open love letter to UW-Green Bay alumnus, U of Virginia Head Coach Tony Bennett

There is some speculation that UW-Green Bay alumnus Tony Bennett ’92 could return to Wisconsin as the next head coach of the Milwaukee Bucks. The former Phoenix basketball standout still has the majority of his family members in the state. But University of Virginia fans don’t want him to go. In fact, Wahoo Nation sent […]

Green Bay women celebrate win and big afternoon for cancer funding

Notching its 10th-straight win in front of nearly 3,000 fans at the Kress Center on Saturday afternoon, the Green Bay women’s basketball team defeated Wright State, 75-68, in the annual Pink Zone game hosted by Prevea Health. The Phoenix (21-2, 11-1) helped raise more than $10,000 during the game, with all donations benefiting the Ribbon […]

Student-athletes achieve the highest-ever combined GPA during a semester

Student-athletes at UW-Green Bay achieved the highest-ever combined grade point average during any semester in fall 2017, recording a department-wide GPA of 3.40. The fall semester also marks the 36th-consecutive semester above a 3.0 GPA since the streak began back in spring 2000. “This is very exciting news, and an equally amazing performance,” said Student-Athlete […]