Tag: green bay athletics

Green Bay volleyball’s fourth consecutive season of academic excellence

Just like Green Bay women’s basketball, the Phoenix volleyball team was, once again, recognized for its academic excellence. For the fourth season in a row, the team earned the American Volleyball Coaches’ Association’s (AVCA) Team Academic Award for the 2017-2018 season. The team’s GPA totaled up to 3.48, with 7 students on the Horizon League […]

Faculty/staff note: Charles Guthrie featured in podcast episode

UW-Green Bay Director of Athletics Charles Guthrie was a guest speaker on 1Question podcast show. Guthrie talked about his first six months on the job, the advantages and disadvantages of coming from Division II to a Division I school as an athletic director, and about his methods of engaging student-athletes. Listen to the podcast on Athleticdirectoru.com.

Chicago film festival to feature documentary about Keifer Sykes

This year’s 24th annual Black Harvest Film Festival features “Chi-Town,” a documentary following UW-Green Bay alumnus and basketball star Keifer Sykes ’15 (Communication) from his senior year of high school to four years of college basketball. The producer, Nick Budabin, met Sykes in Chicago while producing a documentary on Oprah Winfrey. Budabin decided Sykes was […]

Katie Koerper is the newest addition to Green Bay volleyball

Katie Koerper, a 2018 St. Croix Central graduate, is the newest walk-on addition to Green Bay’s volleyball team. “Once I went on my visit, I decided it was where I wanted to go,” she says about UW-Green Bay. Koerper says that playing Division I volleyball has been her dream for a long time. Read the […]

Green Bay men’s basketball to play five games at Kress Center

The Green Bay men’s basketball team will play five games at the Kress Center in 2018-19. The on-campus, 4,018-seat venue will be the site for the first three games on the schedule, which include an exhibition contest against Michigan Tech on Nov. 1, the regular-season opener against Wisconsin Lutheran on Nov. 6 and Indiana State on […]

Green Bay women’s basketball team repeats with nation’s top GPA

The Green Bay women’s basketball program is once again the top team in the nation based on GPA. The Women’s Basketball Coach Association’s nationwide academic honor roll lists Green Bay at the top with an incredible 3.753 overall team GPA. WYO4 News covered the story and a full release is posted at GreenBayPhoenix.com. Head Coach […]

Join Green Bay Athletics for the grand opening of new Aldo Santaga Stadium

A grand opening for the Kress Family Outdoor Recreation Complex is scheduled for Friday, Aug. 24 when the men’s soccer team welcomes Hartford for a 7 p.m. kickoff. You are invited to celebrate the open house and dedication of the new Aldo Santaga Stadium. Join Chancellor Gary L. Miller and Director of Athletics Charles Guthrie on […]

Green Bay women’s basketball star Allie LeClaire to play professionally overseas

Another Phoenix women’s basketball star heads overseas to play professionally. Former Green Bay player Allie LeClaire signed a contract on Tuesday, July 10 with the Liffey Celtics in Ireland. LeClaire will travel to Ireland in the end of August to practice with the team. The official season kicks off in October. She was named the Horizon […]

Phoenix swimming & diving welcomes new assistant coach

The Green Bay swimming and diving team welcomes new assistant coach, Eddie Gillie. Gillie comes to the Phoenix family from D-II Limestone College, where he coached before the swimming program was cut in April. “We look forward to Eddie’s arrival here in Green Bay,” said Head Coach Reed Robelot. Read the full story on Swim Swam.