The countdown to our 50th anniversary continues. New since our last edition of the Log: • The amazing UW-Green Bay women’s basketball program had its two greatest seasons earlier this decade, with a trip to the Sweet 16 one year and an AP Top 10 finish the next. For a vintage photo and more. • […]
The national soccer teams of the United States and Canada played a dull 0-0 draw in Tuesday night’s exhibition match in Houston, so you are to be forgiven (if not applauded) if you missed the telecast. More interesting was the presence of a former UW-Green Bay soccer star in Canada’s starting lineup. Tosaint Ricketts, 25, […]
New Phoenix assistant soccer coach and former Green Bay Notre Dame standout Lauren Sesselmann was featured in Friday’s (Oct. 5) Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, talking about her career, her future and her bronze-medal turn as an Olympian for team Canada. In her new role at UW-Green Bay, Sesselmann will help a roster that includes four Canadian […]
For the first time in the history of the Green Bay men’s soccer program, a former player has signed a contract with a Major League Soccer franchise as Tony Walls has inked a one-year deal with the Chicago Fire. The 2011 Horizon League Player of the Year played substantial minutes with the Fire during its […]
Phoenix men’s soccer player Tony Walls of Wauwatosa has been named the Horizon League Player of the Year while three of his teammates – Stuart Grable, Andrew Stone and Kirby Allen – also received honors. Wall’s six goals and five assists ranked high on the Horizon stat lists, and his all-around play won praise from […]
The UW-Green Bay men’s soccer team posted a 2-0 victory over the UIC Flames in an opening round game of the Horizon League tournament Tuesday night at Santaga Stadium. The Phoenix advances to a road match in the semifinals. Two more wins and UW-Green Bay (11-6-1) earns a spot in the NCAA tournament for the […]
The Green Bay men’s soccer team (10-6-1, 5-3 Horizon League) beat regular-season champ Valparaiso over the weekend to snare the No. 4 seed and home-field advantage in the opening round of the league tournament. The Phoenix will host No. 5 seed UIC (9-6-3, 3-4-1 HL) in the Horizon League Championship Tournament Tuesday (Nov. 8) at […]
Sophomore Sam Krenzien scored all three goals in UW-Green Bay’s 3-1 win over Detroit Wednesday in a Horizon League men’s soccer battle at Aldo Santaga Stadium. The win was the fifth consecutive for the Phoenix (9-5-1, 4-2-0).
Kris Kelderman has been named head coach of the UW-Green Bay men’s soccer program, AD Ken Bothof announced this week. Kelderman was a two-time state champion and the Wisconsin player of the year in 1986 at Neenah High School. He was inducted into the state soccer hall of fame in March 2010. Kelderman’s playing resume […]
In 1969, Lou LeCalsey stood on a makeshift soccer field, on a fledgling University of Wisconsin-Green Bay campus, and groomed a group of eager and aspiring student/athletes into a team of national prominence.