Tag: softball

Former Green Bay softball player Nannemann is coaching in the area

Former Green Bay softball pitcher Ashley Nannemann is one of many former college athletes that are now coaching at Impact Sports Academy in De Pere. They will work for former professional baseball player Jason Berken, who returned to the Green Bay area and opened the indoor baseball and softball training facility offering elite level instruction […]

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. […]

Green Bay names new softball coach

Green Bay Director of Athletics Mary Ellen Gillespie has announced the hiring of Scott Wachholz as the next head coach of the Phoenix softball program. Wachholz will be the sixth head coach in program history, and comes to Green Bay following head coaching stints at UW-Parkside and Williston State College. He is a graduate of […]

Women’s basketball, softball, earn big wins

The Green Bay women’s basketball team takes to the road after impressive victories last week over Youngstown State and Cleveland State. Green Bay sits alone atop the Horizon League standings with six regular season games remaining before hosting the Horizon League Championship tournament, March 10-13. In softball, the Phoenix opened its season with a sweep […]

Every Friday is Phoenix Friday

Friday is always a reason to celebrate at UW-Green Bay. This Friday (Sept. 25), among other surprises throughout the day, check out the Phoenix Bookstore’s JanSport collection of items and save 20 percent on apparel, backpacks, and other items sporting the Appleton-based company’s mark. (Including the hot new “Digital Burrito Pouch.”) Meanwhile, Aviand’s, as always, […]

Head softball coach Spoehr names Bachkora as assistant

Head coach Beth Spoehr has announced the addition of Greg Bachkora to the Green Bay softball coaching staff. Bachkora, originally from Lee’s Summit, Mo., joins the Phoenix after a two-year stint with Northern Colorado where he worked as a graduate assistant and the director of softball operations. He is a graduate of Benedictine College in […]