Tag: soccer

Countdown continues with more Phoenix Phactoids

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. • […]

Olympian, Phoenix assistant coach Sesselmann featured in Journal Sentinel

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 […]

Phoenix soccer star Walls signs pro contract with Chicago Fire

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 […]

Soccer standout Walls is Horizon League’s MVP

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 […]

Nice win for Phoenix men’s soccer; hosting playoff game Tuesday

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 […]

New soccer coach Kelderman is former pro, Neenah star

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 […]