Tag: fans

Fans salute NCAA-bound softball team, original Green Bandana Brigade

The UW-Green Bay softball team clinched its second conference tournament title and NCAA post-season bid in program history Saturday afternoon with a 9-0 dismantling of Valparaiso in the Horizon League tournament in Dayton, Ohio. Later that evening, Phoenix players and coaches were welcomed home after their return flight to Austin Straubel International Airport in Green […]

Slideshow: Super duper hoops hysteria

Saturday (March 8) was one of the biggest March days in many years for the Phoenix men’s and women’s basketball programs, with both teams No. 1 in the conference standings. The men hosted the Horizon League semifinals at the Resch Center by virtue of their 14-2 regular-season finish. Meanwhile, the UW-Green Bay women hosted conference […]

Send a message, hang a sign…

“We’ve got spirit, yes we do…” UW-Green Bay’s student-athletes give us much to cheer about. This year, even more so, with both the Phoenix men’s and women’s basketball teams heading into huge games. To show your support, you are encouraged to hang a sign on your office door, or an exterior window. Request a sign […]

Green Bay Athletics announces viewing party for fans at The Bar East

Fans unable to make the trip down to watch No. 11 seed Green Bay battle sixth-seeded LSU in Baton Rouge, La. on Sunday can follow the action in a Phoenix Fan viewing party. In partnership with The Bar East, the UW-Green Bay Alumni Association and the Phoenix Fund will sponsor the event held on Sunday […]

Phoenix pride follows Wojta to the pros

UW-Green Bay’s pride in basketball standout Julie Wojta has followed her to Minnesota Lynx training camp — where she certainly hasn’t forgotten the Phoenix faithful. A team training camp story that appeared online Tuesday (May 1) details the ongoing connection between UW-Green Bay and Wojta, its first-ever WNBA draftee. “The support that our team has […]

Welcome back Phoenix: ETA is 11:45 a.m.

Fans and friends who want to greet, cheer and congratulate the UW-Green Bay women’s basketball team on its return from the NCAA Tournament might be interested to know the team is scheduled to return to the Kress Events Center at about 11:45 a.m. today (Tuesday, March 20). A police escort is planned for their bus […]

In the news: Ritchie sisters are Adrian’s biggest fans

It’s no secret that Phoenix women’s basketball fans love their team and its players — junior guard and De Pere High School grad Adrian Ritchie among them. But perhaps Ritchie’s loudest and proudest cheerleaders are her sisters, 23-year-old Erica and 18-year-old Jillian. Monday’s (March 19) Press-Gazette has a fun feature on the family, worth a […]