UW-Green Bay student entrepreneur Sam Hunt’s The Local Food Experiment has won the state’s Wisconsin Big Idea Tournament (WBIT), sponsored by WiSys. The win earns Sam $2,500 and a trip to compete at the International Business Model Competition in Provo, Utah, May 10-11. At the international competition, Sam will be up against teams from Harvard, […]
Wisconsin.golf published a fun feature about Green Bay Golf Coach Lee Reinke. “With all the hats he wears at UW-Green Bay these days, Lee Reinke doesn’t play as much golf as he’d probably like… So there was a dual-purpose to his decision to enter the Wisconsin State Golf Association state best-ball and match-play championships this […]
Head coach of Green Bay men’s and women’s golf programs, Lee Reinke, shares with Wisconsin.golf how he will patiently try to get the Green Bay women’s golf program pointed in the right direction. Read the full article here.
This year’s Convocation Open is next Thursday, Aug. 25 at the Shorewood Golf Course, with Chancellor Miller striking the ceremonial first ball off the first tee at 1 p.m. The event is informal, providing golfers of all abilities with a relaxed setting to play a three- or four-person scramble, or just enjoy the refreshments and […]
The Greater Green Bay Convention and Visitors Bureau highlighted UW-Green Bay’s Shorewood Golf Course in a review of three featured courses in the area. The review encourages visitors and locals alike to enjoy both the nine-hole course and the indoor golfing. See the feature here.
Green Bay senior golfers Gene Kiela III (Plymouth, Wis.), and Sammi Grunder (Pardeeville, Wis.), were recently named to the Horizon League Second-Team. Kiela claimed the top finish by a Green Bay golfer in all four tournaments this spring, finishing in the top five in each one. Grunder claimed a Horizon League Golfer of the Week […]
The UWGB Golf League is looking for a couple more teams to fill its league on Tuesday evenings. If you are interested in playing as a team or would like to be on a sub list (great way to get to know more UWGB faculty and staff), please contact Karen Opolka for more information, firstname.lastname@example.org or […]
For those getting anxious to play the links, how about 52 course options? Although it is a tad early for golfers to get on the Shorewood Golf Course, its “TruGolf” Indoor Simulator is open for business. The professional golf simulator helps golfers practice and perfect their game with precise analytics. Golfers can select from 52 […]
For the third time in five fall tournaments, UW-Green Bay senior Joe Du Chateau has claimed individual gold, this time at the Whistling Straits Intercollegiate golf tournament near Sheboygan. DuChateau played Whistling Straits — site of summer’s PGA — in 72-72-76. It was the last meet of the season for the Phoenix men’s team. On […]
In celebration of the University of Wisconsin–Green Bay’s 50th Anniversary, Green Bay Phoenix Athletics will be counting down the top 50 moments in the program’s history. The list was finalized by a focus group that works closely with Phoenix athletics. Nos. 49 and 50, unveiled this week, are the record-setting hot streak of current golfer […]