Tag: softball

Student-athletes earn Horizon spring academic honors

Five Green Bay student-athletes have been recognized as members of the 2015 Spring Academic All-Horizon League Teams honoring success in competition as well as in the classroom. Those honored are:
 • Stephanie Londre (Burlington, Wis.), women’s tennis, No. 1 singles player and 3.947 cumulative GPA in Human Biology; • Michael Tenzer (Neuried, Gremany), men’s tennis, […]

Phoenix softball hosts Senior Day, and recognition for Ellen Tellstrom, age 10


Why not take advantage of the nice weather? The Green Bay softball team (16-24, 8-9 HL) welcomes Detroit (8-39, 4-13 HL) to Phoenix Field this weekend with a single game on Friday at 3 p.m., and a doubleheader on Saturday with games at 12 p.m. and 2 p.m. Green Bay will honor the 2015 senior […]

Softball team splits with Badgers


The Green Bay softball team (13-19) traveled to Madison Tuesday for two games against the Wisconsin Badgers. The Badgers bested the Phoenix in game one, 6-2, but the Phoenix responded well in the second game, posting a season-high 15 runs to defeat the Badgers, 15-9. A Miranda Spangenberg grand slam broke the game open.

Action-packed Phoenix Friday

Good Times Programming presents Savannah Smith, a quirky, ukulele playing, singer-songwriter in the Common Grounds Coffeehouse at 8 p.m. on Friday, and later, After Hours will be rocking the Union from 10:30 p.m. to 1 a.m. The Phoenix Bookstore is offering a 20 percent discount on all Jansport items. The Green Bay softball team hosts […]

WBAY tells story of softball’s youngest recruit

We told you here recently about Phoenix softball’s newest recruit, 10-year-old Ellen Tellstrom. The Sturgeon Bay girl, who has faced numerous medical challenges, recently signed with UW-Green Bay thanks to a partnership with the nonprofit Team IMPACT. WBAY, Channel 2 caught up with her during a recent practice-time kickball game, speaking with players, Ellen’s mom […]

Softball’s new recruit gets ink in hometown paper

We told you here yesterday about the heartwarming story of Sturgeon Bay’s Ellen Tellstrom, UW-Green Bay softball’s newest — and by far youngest — recruit. Ten-year-old Ellen, who has faced a host of medical challenges, has officially become a part of the squad thanks to Team IMPACT, a nationwide nonprofit that pairs children with life-threatening […]

Softball’s new signee: Ten-year-old Tellstrom becomes part of Phoenix

It is our great pleasure today to welcome the newest member of the Phoenix softball team, Sturgeon Bay’s Ellen Tellstrom, to UW-Green Bay. This tenacious 10-year-old signed with the team last week, part of the softball program’s partnership with nonprofit organization Team IMPACT. Ellen has faced her share of medical challenges, and Team IMPACT’s mission […]