Tag: Athletics

Green Bay women’s basketball still the top team in Horizon League

“Winning a conference championship is never easy, but of the 19 straight Horizon League regular-season titles won by the UW-Green Bay women, this season’s might have been one of the more difficult ones,” reports Scott Venci of the Green Bay Press-Gazette on March 21. Read his perspective on a more competitive league, and the team that […]

UW-Green Bay launches new University podcast network, Phoenix Studios

We’ve long known that UW-Green Bay is home to some of the nation’s most accomplished and fascinating faculty members. Now, through the launch of a new podcast network, Phoenix Studios, we’re blazing a new trail to share their insights and expertise to all corners of the state and beyond. As a communications channel, listenership in […]

Green Bay women dancing again

The Green Bay women’s basketball team (27-5) is dancing again. The top-seeded Phoenix held off Detroit Mercy, 64-52, to earn its third consecutive Horizon League Tournament title and trip to the NCAA Tournament. The Phoenix has won 19-straight regular season conference championships and earned an automatic bid to its 17th NCAA Tournament. Watch greenbayphoenix.com for […]

Green Bay women advance to championship against Detroit

Junior Jessica Lindstrom had 15 points and 12 rebounds as top-seeded Green Bay defeated No. 5 UW-Milwaukee, 66-59, to advance to the championship game of the 2017 Horizon League tournament today (Tuesday) at 11:00 a.m. The Phoenix plays Detroit Mercy for the automatic berth to the NCAA Tournament. Green Bay (26-5) heads to the Horizon […]

Fans invited to Fire Up the Phoenix

While the Phoenix men’s and women’s basketball teams prepare to defend their Horizon League Tournament titles, fans are being encouraged to take part in the “Fire Up the Phoenix” promotion. Fans of all ages can show their support for the men’s and women’s basketball teams prior to tipoff. A pre-formatted letter is available for fans […]

Kraker Named Player of the Year, three others honored

It’s about the biggest honor a senior can have. Announced yesterday, Green Bay women’s basketball senior Mehryn Kraker was named Horizon League Player of the Year. Junior Jessica Lindstrom was named all-league second team, while sophomore Jen Wellnitz earned a spot on the all-defensive team and Caitlyn Hibner was named to the league’s all-freshman team. […]