“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 […]
Green Bay Director of Athletics Mary Ellen Gillespie, a member of the NCAA Division I Women’s Basketball Committee since 2015, provides her perspective on what it takes to perform the job of a committee member and a gives readers a look behind the scenes at the championship selection process.
The Green Bay women’s basketball team will learn its draw for the 2017 NCAA Tournament on Monday evening, March 13. The Phoenix (27-5) welcomes fans to join in on the action at 6 p.m. when they gather at the Kress Events Center for a Selection Show Watch Party. See more at www.greenbayphoenix.com.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
The third-seeded Green Bay men’s basketball team fell short of a comeback after finding itself down 17 points with 3:53 to play against the UIC Flames in quarterfinals of the Little Caesars’ Horizon League Championship on Sunday. The Flames managed to hang on to the 79-70 win. The Green Bay Press-Gazette had game coverage.
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 […]
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. […]
The Rock the Resch event last weekend caught the attention of Fox 11. See more.