Tag: green bay women’s basketball

Green Bay women get ‘ridiculous’ win

We love the lead of today’s Green Bay Pres-Gazette story about the Green Bay women’s basketball win Thursday night. “The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay women entered Thursday with the stingiest defense in the nation. But this was ridiculous.” Green Bay beat Detroit 85-27 at Calihan Hall, holding the Titans to the second-fewest points in the […]

No. 23 Green Bay women hand IUPUI its first conference loss

The Green Bay women’s basketball team handed IUPUI its first loss in conference play on the road Monday night, defeating the Jaguars 60-34 at the Jungle to move into a first-place tie in the Horizon league. Green Bay locked down the Jags from the opening tip, allowing just seven points in the first quarter of […]

Ireland writer says ‘Women’s Sports Need to Rise Like the Phoenix’

“A recent trip to a basketball game in Wisconsin left Dean Goodison with a tinge of sadness in relation to how some women’s sporting bodies in Ireland promote their products to the public.” Goodison wrote about Green Bay women’s basketball being the example of how a community can promote a team and how a team […]

Green Bay women complete non-conference schedule with a 10-1 record

Senior Allie LeClaire led all scorers with a season-high 22 points at Northwestern (6-7) Dec. 19 as No. 21/23 Green Bay (10-1) took down the Wildcats, 63-57, at the Allstate arena in front of the 4,142 fans. The Phoenix moved to 10-1 on the season, capping off its best start through non-conference play since 2011-12. […]

Green Bay women’s basketball’s Lindstrom is one to be feared

Jessica Lindstrom has displayed two distinct personalities: “the one UWGB coach Kevin Borseth describes as the nicest person you’d ever meet… Then there’s the Lindstrom on the court. The 6-foot-1 forward who fights and scratches and claws for every point and rebound. The one who figuratively wants to tear her opponent’s heart out.” Scott Venci […]