Tag: Athletics

Wisconsin Glo wins regular-season title in women’s pro basketball league

In its first year of existence, the Wisconsin Glo (with four former UW-Green Bay players) clinched the Global Women’s Basketball Association regular-season championship with a 99-79 win over the three-time reigning-champion Flint Monarchs. The Glo hopes to continue its dominance — the team is undefeated this season after 11 games — in the GWBA league […]

Watch for ‘GB’ at community events

UW-Green Bay representatives, especially those from Green Bay Athletics will be out and about in the community this summer. Watch for them at these fun events: July 19 – Phoenix Fridays on the Fox July 24 – Farmers Market on Broadway (3-8 p.m.) July 31 – Farmers Market on Broadway (3-8 p.m.) August 3 – […]

Five Green Bay golfers receive All-American Scholar honors

The Women’s Golf Coaches Association (WGCA) All-American Scholars were announced,  with a total of 1,097 women’s collegiate golfers recognized with this prestigious honor. Green Bay was represented by five golfers: Leah Hansen, Alix Larson, Isabelle Malek, Courtney Matschke and Katie Warpinski were each honored with the award. The criteria for selection to the All-American Scholar […]

Green Bay men’s basketball program hosts clinic for Big Brothers Big Sisters

“Big Brothers Big Sisters got a treat on Tuesday. Bigs and littles were treated to a basketball fundamentals clinic with the Green Bay men’s basketball team. 12 children and their mentors got to learn from some of northeast Wisconsin’s best. Players say they love this opportunity to give back. ‘We can have a positive effect […]

‘A golden time:’ Milwaukee-area natives grow with Wisconsin GLO summer basketball team | FOX6Now.com

“Baseball players are sometimes called ‘the boys of summer,’ but there are some “girls of summer” who are putting basketball on the radar. The sport has opened some amazing doors for UW-Green Bay product Mehryn Kraker ’16 ’17—a graduate of West Allis Central High School who plays professionally in Spain. ‘For the last two years, […]

Former Seymour student going after dreams to play in NBA | Advertiser Community News

“It’s a phone call Sandy Cohen III has been waiting for his entire life. On Monday, June 24, Cohen spoke with his agent David Hamilton who informed him the Cleveland Cavaliers invited him as a free agent to play on their Summer League team. Cohen’s dreams of playing in the NBA are alive and well. […]

Denver Nuggets’ 2019 Summer League roster: Players to watch includes alumnus Keifer Sykes

Former Phoenix Keifer Sykes 15 (Communication) is on the Denver Nuggets Summer League roster. “He last played in the United States in 2015, when he completed his fourth season at Green Bay. Sykes showcased elite scoring ability during his final two seasons in Green Bay, as he averaged 20.3 and 18.6 points per game respectively. […]

Green Bay volleyball releases schedule

As Green Bay prepares for its return to the court following one of the most prolific seasons in program history, the schedule has been released for the fall 2019 campaign. The Phoenix, crowned the Horizon League’s regular season and tournament champion in 2018, will face three programs which appeared in the 2018 NCAA Tournament. See […]