Tag: Athletics

Kraker and Cooper named basketball players of the week

Seniors Mehryn Kraker and Charles Cooper were named the women’s and men’s Horizon League basketball players of the week. Kraker led the Phoenix in victories over Northern Kentucky and Wright State with huge performances last week. She averaged 22.5 PPG and shot 17-for-24 (70.8%), including a 7-of-10 mark from long range, while averaging 27.5 minutes […]

Finally, Green Bay women’s basketball moving up in polls

Green Bay’s recent domination — including a 24-point win over South Dakota State University — a team that sat just behind the Phoenix in most polls — has finally moved Green Bay closer to the Top 25. At this morning’s publication time, Green Bay sat in the 27th position in the Associated Press Poll. The USA […]

It’s the Phoenix vs. the Badgers AND the Phoenix vs. the Badgers

In-state rivals go head-to-head this week. The Green Bay men’s basketball team  (4-5) plays at #14 Wisconsin on Wednesday, Dec. 14, followed by a home game vs. Belmont on Saturday, Dec. 17 at 4:30 p.m. The Phoenix women (8-1) host Wisconsin in a green-out game Thursday, Dec. 15 at 7 p.m. Tickets are scarce for […]

Junior volleyball player DeWeese receives regional honor

Thanks to a strong record-breaking junior campaign, Green Bay volleyball junior Lydia DeWeese has been named American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) North All-Region Honorable Mention. DeWeese is the first Phoenix volleyball player to earn AVCA honors since Brittany Groth in 2012 and is just the third player ever to receive the recognition, joining Janelle Tomlinson […]

Ten basketball games to air locally

The Green Bay athletics department announced that 10 basketball games will be televised locally on Time Warner Cable SportsChannel throughout the 2016-17 season. The schedule features six men’s and four women’s basketball games. This marks the seventh season of Green Bay basketball airing on Time Warner Cable SportsChannel in Eastern Wisconsin. See the list of […]

Hottest ticket in town

Less than 500 tickets remain for Green Bay vs. Wisconsin women’s basketball game Dec. 15 at the Kress Center. It’s a green-out game, so where your favorite green Phoenix gear to cheer on the Phoenix in full force as it once again establishes itself as the best Division I program in Wisconsin. Date: 12/15/2016 Time: […]

Phoenix victory in Toledo

The Green Bay men’s basketball team used a made free throw from Khalil with six seconds remaining in overtime to get past Toledo on Saturday night at Savage Arena, 78-77. The Phoenix (4-4) ended its two-game losing skid with a much-needed road victory against a Rockets’ (3-5) team that beat them on a buzzer-beater last […]

The Green Bay add another victory to the win column

Three players had career performances as the Green Bay women’s basketball team (6-1) defeated Drake, 71-48, on Saturday. Senior Mehryn Kraker scored a season-high 23 points, sophomore Jen Wellnitz had a career-high eight steals and freshman Caitlyn Hibner scored a career-high 10 points (and grabbed seven rebounds). Green Bay takes on Marquette, at 7:30 p.m. […]