Tag: nordic skiing

Seven members of Green Bay Nordic ski team named National Collegiate All-Academic

Seven members of the Green Bay Phoenix Nordic ski team were named to the 2019 National Collegiate All-Academic Ski Team:  Jake Ajax (Business Administration) Emily Burger (Human Biology) Quinn Duffy (Communication) Shad Kraftson (Accounting, Business Administration) Maddie McKeefry (Environmental Science, Geoscience) Sam Myers (Business Administration) Sadie Peterson (Elementary Education) To qualify for the team, skiers […]

UW-Green Bay Nordic skier qualifies for NCAA Championships

UW-Green Bay student-athlete Sadie Peterson has qualified for the NCAA Championships for Nordic skiing. Peterson averaged quick enough races and high enough finishes throughout the season to secure a qualifying position. Peterson will now advance to the NCAA Championships, taking place in Stowe, Vermont. She will represent Green Bay at the national meet, which runs from Wednesday, […]

Good luck Nordic skiers, hello Panthers

Green Bay men’s and women’s basketball teams play at in-state rival UW-Milwaukee this weekend. The women have a 7 p.m. match-up on Friday (Feb. 17), and the men battle the Panthers at 1 p.m. Saturday. The Phoenix women play their last home game of the season on Monday, February 20, 2017. Tip-off is 7 p.m. […]

Good luck Matt Nichols at the NCAA ski championships

For the first time in five years, the Green Bay men’s Nordic Ski team will be represented at the 2016 NCAA Skiing Championships, held in Steamboat Springs, Colo., from March 9-12. After a seventh place finish at the NCAA Central Region Championships in Ishpeming, Mich., Phoenix senior Matt Nichols (Wausau, Wis.) qualified for the event, […]

Senior skier Nichols qualifies for NCAA Nationals

Battling sloppy conditions, the Green Bay Nordic Ski team concluded its 2016 season this past weekend at the NCAA Central Region Championships in Ishpeming, Mich. With his seventh place finish in the 10K skate competition, Phoenix senior Matt Nichols (Wausau, Wis.) qualified for the NCAA National Championships, March 7-12 in Steamboat Springs, Colo., becoming the […]

Weather rain or snow, ski team has to prepare

Fox-11 reporter Gabrielle Mays did a fun story Thursday about how the Phoenix Nordic ski teams are coping with this year’s unseasonably warm winter as they prepare for their first meet in the U.P. in January. The answer?  They train like they often do, using roller-skis.  Mays talked to student athletes Katie Burger and Kyle […]