Tag: green bay women’s basketball

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 […]

Journal Sentinel covers Wisconsin GLO, a team featuring several former UW-Green Bay players

Former Green Bay Phoenix women’s basketball players will be joining the Wisconsin GLO team, the Journal Sentinel reports. Horizon League Player of the Year Mehryn Kraker was added to the roster this week, joining fellow UW-Green Bay alumni Allie LeClaire, Jessica Lindstrom and Julie Wojta. Read more.

Press-Gazette covers UW-Green Bay’s ‘dynamic duo’

The Press-Gazette covered the journey of UW-Green Bay’s ‘dynamic duo’ of former women’s basketball players Allie LeClaire and Jessica Lindstrom. Both players are still going strong in the pros, both recently announced as players on the Wisconsin GLO team, among other former Phoenix Mehryn Kraker and Julie Wojta. Read more.

Alumna Amanda Leonhard-Perry named St. Norbert College head coach

UW-Green Bay alumna Amanda Leonhard-Perry ’03 (Business Administration), who has served as assistant coach for UW-Green Bay women’s basketball for the last 11 seasons, has recently been named the new women’s basketball head coach at St. Norbert College. Leonhard-Perry also played basketball for UW-Green Bay during her time as a student. WNFL and Wisconsin Radio Network […]

GB to host WNIT

Scott Venci from the Green Bay Press-Gazette previewed the Green Bay women’s basketball team’s hopeful run in the WNIT. It’s the first time the Phoenix is hosting a tournament game and allows the seniors, Jen Wellnitz and Laken James and forward Carly Mohns, to play at least one more time in front of the home […]