Tag: tournament

First ever ‘extramurals’ tournament headed to the Kress Center


Twenty-three teams representing 14 different colleges and universities from across Wisconsin will compete in the WIRSA (Wisconsin Intramural Recreation Sport Association) Basketball Tournament, Friday and Saturday, Feb. 19-20 at the Kress Events Center, UW-Green Bay. It’s the sixth year for the growing tournament and the first time UW-Green Bay has hosted a state extramural event […]

DuChateau wins again, this time at Whistling Straits

For the third time in five fall tournaments, UW-Green Bay senior Joe Du Chateau has claimed individual gold, this time at the Whistling Straits Intercollegiate golf tournament near Sheboygan. DuChateau played Whistling Straits — site of summer’s PGA — in 72-72-76. It was the last meet of the season for the Phoenix men’s team. On […]

Phoenix golfer shoots 65

UW-Green Bay senior Joe Du Chateau tied a program record by firing a seven-under par 65 in his opening round Monday at the University of Nebraska-Omaha Invitational. The Fond du Lac native tied Shaun Rezacheck and Tom Boockmeir for best 18-hole round in Green Bay program history. Du Chateau shot an even-par 72 in his […]

No more home floor for top seed – Horizon League commits to Motor City

The Horizon League has signed a contract with Olympia Entertainment to host its men’s basketball tournament in Detroit for at least the next five years. It’s a major change from current practice of the conference top seed hosting the semifinals with a right to host the championship game if it advances. Horizon League officials say […]

NIT tipoff is 7 pm for Phoenix men

Coach Brian Wardle’s fifth-seeded Green Bay (24-8) opens the 2015 National Invitation Tournament (NIT) on Wednesday (March 18) at 7 p.m., playing at fourth-seeded Illinois State (21-12) in a game to be cablecast live nationally by ESPNU (and carried on local radio WNFL-AM 1440.) Both teams advanced to the championship games of their respective conferences, […]

Tournament week opens tonight for Phoenix women at Kress

The top-seeded Green Bay women’s basketball team (25-2) begins its quest for the 2015 Horizon League Tournament title and an automatic NCAA bid when it hosts No. 8 seed Milwaukee (10-19) at the Kress Center tonight in a quarterfinal game tipping off at 7 p.m. If Coach Kevin Borseth’s team wins, they’ll host the semifinals […]