The Green Bay swimming and diving teams will host their final home meet at Noon Saturday, Jan. 23, in the Dorschel Natatorium at the Kress Events Center. The team welcomes Northern Michigan in what will be a reunion of sorts for Green Bay assistant coach Tara Dowling, a former NMU swimmer.
Make no mistake, Green Bay coaches do an excellent job recruiting dedicated athletes committed to academics. The proof is in the grade point and commencement honors. Just released, Green Bay Athletics can boast of 32 straight semesters of a 3.0 GPA or better. Six programs achieved a 3.50 or higher, led by women’s cross country […]
A win Thursday against UIC would set up an early jump to the top of the standings for the Green Bay men’s basketball team. Heading into this week’s road games, the Phoenix men (3-1) are tied for second with UWM and Detroit and just a half game out of reach of Valparaiso (3-0). Both games […]
Having won 10-straight games, three against Horizon League competition, the Green Bay women’s basketball team returns to the Kress Center tonight hosting Valparaiso at 7 p.m. followed by a home game against UIC on Saturday, Jan. 16 at 1 p.m. The Phoenix has not lost a new year home opener in two decades — since […]
In case you missed it in Log Extra, Green Bay women’s basketball and swimming and diving are home beginning this Thursday. The basketball team looks for its 11th straight Thursday evening. For all the Green Bay Athletics’ news and tickets, www.greenbayphoenix.com.
The Phoenix women’s basketball team is now 9-2 after Tuesday night’s thrilling, come-from-behind victory over a solid Belmont University team. Junior Mehryn Kraker was the key on offense with 22 points, most of them late, and freshman Jan Wellnitz provided a spark off the bench in the fourth quarter. Green Bay will have a week […]
35 years ago this month, the UWGB men’s basketball team squared off against the Wisconsin Badgers at the old UW Fieldhouse in the much-anticipated first matchup between the two programs, one of the most memorable games every played. Behind 5-10 point guard Tom Diener, the plucky Phoenix had the game all but won, twice — […]
Fox-11 reporter Gabrielle Mays did a fun story Thursday about how the Phoenix Nordic ski teams are coping with this year’s unseasonably warm winter as they prepare for their first meet in the U.P. in January. The answer? They train like they often do, using roller-skis. Mays talked to student athletes Katie Burger and Kyle […]
Jordan Fouse scored a career-high 22 points as the Phoenix men posted an 87-69 road win at SIU-Edwardsville on Monday night. The Phoenix (4-3) will now return home for three straight games, starting with a solid Toledo team (headed by former UWGB coach Tod Kowalczyk) at 2 p.m. at the Resch Center. For the latest […]
Green Bay will go for its fourth-straight win at 7 p.m. CST Monday (Nov. 30) when it plays on the road at Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville. On Saturday, Coach Linc Darner’s 3-3 Phoenix team rallied from a 10-point deficit in the second half, winning 81-72 at Eastern Illinois.