Tag: green bay athletics

Weiner dog races and women’s basketball against the Badgers, Dec. 8

The Green Bay women’s basketball team will host the Wisconsin Badgers on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018 at 1 p.m. at the Kress Center. The game will also feature a halftime wiener dog race and the DigiCopy Trading Cards giveaway. Green Bay Athletics and Happily Ever After Animal Sanctuary (HEA) have partnered up for a Pet […]

UW-Green Bay volleyball sisters made smart choice in playing volleyball over basketball

While UW-Green Bay volleyball players Jessica and Taylor Wolf have a strong family history of playing basketball, the sisters have made a smart choice when it comes to playing volleyball at UW-Green Bay. Both have helped bring the team to victory at the 2018 Horizon League Volleyball Tournament. Read the full story.

Green Bay basketball player’s story featured in Hidden Diamond Sports

Green Bay men’s basketball player JayQuan McCloud’s journey has been one filled with adversity, but he’s now ready to show that his hiatus from basketball has allowed him to come back stronger than ever. “JayQuan is a guy that can score in a bunch of different ways,” says Head Coach Linc Darner. “He gives us a threat […]

Reminder: Green Bay men’s basketball vs. Belmont game on Saturday (Dec. 1) will retire Jeff Nordgaard’s No. 33

Former Green Bay All-American and Phoenix Hall of Fame member Jeff Nordgaard will have his No. 33 retired at the men’s basketball game on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018 at 1 p.m. at the Resch Center. Nordgaard joins Tony Bennett as one of the only two players to receive this honor. The retired number ceremony for Nordgaard will […]

UW-Green Bay golf recruit chose school for welcoming atmosphere

UW-Green Bay golf recruit Clair Phakamad chose to attend college at UW-Green Bay because it allows her to stay close to her host family in the Fox Valley. Originally from Thailand, Phakamad came to Wisconsin in 2016 as an exchange student at Xavier High School in Appleton. Intending to major in Communication, she is looking […]

UW-Green Bay alumnus stellar basketball career almost never happened

UW-Green Bay alumnus Jeff Nordgaard’s stellar basketball career almost didn’t happen, the Press-Gazette reports. As a freshman, Nordgaard determined he wasn’t good enough to be an impact basketball player and considered going to another school to play football instead. However, he stayed with the UW-Green Bay basketball team and is now the second player in […]

Join Green Bay volleyball for NCAA selection show party on Sunday, Nov. 25

Green Bay volleyball is headed to the 2018 NCAA Division I Volleyball Championship after winning the 2018 Horizon League Volleyball Tournament! Join the team for an NCAA selection show party on Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018 at Green Bay Distillery at 7:30 p.m., with doors opening at 6:30 p.m. There will be a $10 build-your-own-burger bar with […]

Green Bay women topple No. 16 Missouri on the road

The Green Bay women’s basketball team (1-2) secured a victory over No. 16 Missouri on the road last Friday night, taking down the Tigers 56-49 at Mizzou Arena. It was the first win of the season for the Phoenix (1-2), which battled back-to-back ranked opponents in consecutive weeks. It is the second-consecutive season in which Green Bay […]

Photos and video: We love a parade!

UW-Green Bay loves the annual Green Bay Holiday Parade, especially when it wins an award! Congratulations to the parade committee for this year’s Claude Allouez Award for presentation and performance — it’s fourth esteemed award in five years! This year’s theme was “It’s a Phoenix Christmas, Charlie Brown!” With help from Phlash, UWGB Hop Hop […]