Tag: Athletics

Green Bay men’s basketball schedule is announced

The Green Bay men’s basketball team starts its season with an exhibition game against Indiana Tech., before officially opening the season on Saturday, Nov. 12 against Northland College. The team will raise its NCAA Tournament and Horizon League Tournament championship banners on Saturday, Nov. 26, when it hosts Central Michigan. The game will also feature […]

Have a little dribbler? Phoenix Phenoms registration is open

Registration is now open for the 2016-17 Phoenix Phenoms and Phenoms Basketball Clinic, Sunday, Oct. 2 at the Kress Center. Membership is for girls in third through eighth grade, and includes admission to the clinic, an opportunity to meet the 2016-17 squad and coaching staff, free admission to one Green Bay home game in December […]

Phoenix Tales: Coach Mike Kline

Mike Kline Phoenix Tales

Cross country coach and academic coordinator for Green Bay Athletics Mike Kline says he has never worked a day in his life. “That’s because I have the best job in the world… When my alarm goes off at 4:26 every morning, I look forward to going to work, and when you look forward to going […]

Green Bay names new softball coach

Green Bay Director of Athletics Mary Ellen Gillespie has announced the hiring of Scott Wachholz as the next head coach of the Phoenix softball program. Wachholz will be the sixth head coach in program history, and comes to Green Bay following head coaching stints at UW-Parkside and Williston State College. He is a graduate of […]

Megan Lukan says Olympic journey is all about family (Green Bay family, too)

Former UW-Green Bay basketball player Megan Lukan is overwhelmed by the amount of support she received following her participation and bronze medal win at the 2016 Summer Olympics. The Barrie Examiner highlighted her journey and the support she received along the way. Read the article and her reaction to her Olympic journey

Maple leaf moment: Former Phoenix Megan Lukan and her Canadian Rugby team win bronze

Megan Lukan playing rugby with Canadian Olympic Team

From college basketball star to Canadian rugby medalist. Wait. What? Former Green Bay women’s basketball standout Megan Lukan did the improbable. Following a stellar basketball career at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, Lukan jumped at an offer to return to Canada and play for the national Canadian rugby developmental team (a sport she had given […]