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Yooper Night featured as Green Bay women’s basketball opens season, Thursday, Oct. 24

Green Bay women’s basketball will be hosting the first-ever Yooper Night at the Kress Center on Thursday, Oct. 24, while welcoming Michigan Tech for a 7 p.m. tipoff. The Horizon League preseason poll and preseason all-league teams were recently announced with Green Bay named preseason co-favorites along with defending champion Wright State. It is the […]

Green Bay women’s basketball 2019-2020 schedule: Phoenix to be tested early, often|Green Bay Press-Gazette

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay women’s basketball team released its full 2019-20 schedule Wednesday. The Phoenix always puts together a difficult non-conference schedule to prepare for Horizon League play, and this season it features seven games against teams that made the NCAA tournament last season. See more via Green Bay women’s basketball 2019-2020 schedule: Phoenix […]

Borseth announced as one of ‘Top 50 Most Influential Leaders in Green Bay Athletics History’

On Friday, Sept. 20, 2019, Green Bay women’s basketball Head Coach Kevin Borseth was announced as the third member of the “Top 50 Most Influential Leaders in Green Bay Athletics History.” This top 50 list, chosen based on input from past and present administrators, staff, coaches, student-athletes, University communications staff and community members, is comprised […]

Green Bay’s Jessica Lindstrom enjoys dominant first pro season

“If anyone was shocked former University of Wisconsin-Green Bay basketball star Jessica Lindstrom was named MVP of the Global Women’s Basketball Association championship game earlier this month, it certainly wasn’t those who know her best. Lindstrom and winning always seem to come as a package deal. “I don’t think anyone in our department was surprised […]

Former Phoenix women’s basketball players GLO-ing after championship

Jessica Lindstrom

Wisconsin GLO, composed of many former Green Bay women’s basketball team members, finished 14-0 and secured the Global Women’s Basketball Association championship, Sunday, August 12, 2019. The team defeated the Flint Monarchs, a three-time defending league champion, 80-78, at the Menomonie Nation Arena. Former Phoenix Jessica Lindstrom (Elementary Education) ’18, was named the playoffs’ most […]

It’s another Top 25 academic honor for women’s basketball

Following another successful campaign in the UW-Green Bay classrooms, the Phoenix women’s basketball program has secured a spot on the WBCA’s 2018-19 Academic Top 25, finishing in eighth place with a 3.641 GPA. It’s the program’s fifth-straight appearance on the honor roll and 15th overall. It is also the program’s third-straight appearance inside the top […]

Green Bay: UW-Green Bay’s Kevin Borseth to be inducted into WBCA Hall of Fame

Each time Kevin Borseth achieves a milestone in his legendary career, the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay women’s basketball coach gives credit to the people and players who have been with him for the ride. It won’t be a surprise if he thanks them all again on Sep. 28, 2019 when he will be inducted into […]

Lindstrom enjoying whirlwind summer | Superior Telegram

What a summer it’s been for former Superior Spartan basketball standout (and former Phoenix) Jessica Lindstrom (Elementary Education) ’18. In the span of two weeks she helped the Wisconsin Glo clinch the Global Women’s Basketball Association regular-season title, was named the GWBA Player of the Week, and announced she has accepted an offer to play […]

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 […]