Tag: green bay women’s basketball

Green Bay’s Jessica Lindstrom enjoys dominant first pro season

“If anyone was shocked former University of Wisconsin-Green Bay basketball star Jessica Lindstrom was named MVP of the Global Women’s Basketball Association championship game earlier this month, it certainly wasn’t those who know her best. Lindstrom and winning always seem to come as a package deal. “I don’t think anyone in our department was surprised […]

Former Phoenix women’s basketball players GLO-ing after championship

Jessica Lindstrom

Wisconsin GLO, composed of many former Green Bay women’s basketball team members, finished 14-0 and secured the Global Women’s Basketball Association championship, Sunday, August 12, 2019. The team defeated the Flint Monarchs, a three-time defending league champion, 80-78, at the Menomonie Nation Arena. Former Phoenix Jessica Lindstrom (Elementary Education) ’18, was named the playoffs’ most […]

It’s another Top 25 academic honor for women’s basketball

Following another successful campaign in the UW-Green Bay classrooms, the Phoenix women’s basketball program has secured a spot on the WBCA’s 2018-19 Academic Top 25, finishing in eighth place with a 3.641 GPA. It’s the program’s fifth-straight appearance on the honor roll and 15th overall. It is also the program’s third-straight appearance inside the top […]

Green Bay: UW-Green Bay’s Kevin Borseth to be inducted into WBCA Hall of Fame

Each time Kevin Borseth achieves a milestone in his legendary career, the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay women’s basketball coach gives credit to the people and players who have been with him for the ride. It won’t be a surprise if he thanks them all again on Sep. 28, 2019 when he will be inducted into […]

Lindstrom enjoying whirlwind summer | Superior Telegram

What a summer it’s been for former Superior Spartan basketball standout (and former Phoenix) Jessica Lindstrom (Elementary Education) ’18. In the span of two weeks she helped the Wisconsin Glo clinch the Global Women’s Basketball Association regular-season title, was named the GWBA Player of the Week, and announced she has accepted an offer to play […]

Wisconsin Glo wins regular-season title in women’s pro basketball league

In its first year of existence, the Wisconsin Glo (with four former UW-Green Bay players) clinched the Global Women’s Basketball Association regular-season championship with a 99-79 win over the three-time reigning-champion Flint Monarchs. The Glo hopes to continue its dominance — the team is undefeated this season after 11 games — in the GWBA league […]

GLOing inaugural regular season for the Wisconsin GLO

In its first season in the Global Women’s Basketball Association, the Wisconsin GLO clinched the regular season title. A number of former Phoenix players are on the roster. In Saturday night’s 99-79 win against the Flint Monarchs the GLO remained unbeaten and alumna Jessica Lindstrom ’18 (Elementary Education) had 18 rebounds. via GLO clinch GWBA […]

‘A golden time:’ Milwaukee-area natives grow with Wisconsin GLO summer basketball team | FOX6Now.com

“Baseball players are sometimes called ‘the boys of summer,’ but there are some “girls of summer” who are putting basketball on the radar. The sport has opened some amazing doors for UW-Green Bay product Mehryn Kraker ’16 ’17—a graduate of West Allis Central High School who plays professionally in Spain. ‘For the last two years, […]

Press-Gazette story features UW-Green Bay alumni, former Phoenix basketball players

UW-Green Bay alumna and former Phoenix basketball player Sam Terry has been added to St. Norbert women’s basketball staff. Terry was brought on the staff by St. Norbert College women’s basketball coach Amanda Leonhard-Perry, who is also a UW-Green Bay alumna and former Phoenix basketball player. Leonhard-Perry also served as the assistant coach of UW-Green Bay’s women’s […]