Phoenix FanFest Highlights Busy Weekend of Phoenix Athletics

Courtesy: Green Bay Athletics
Release: October 30, 2012
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By: Andrew Gavin (@GBGavin)

GREEN BAY, Wis. ( - The Green Bay athletics department will be hosting Phoenix FanFest presented by Culver's from 3-7 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 3 at the Kress Events Center, highlighting a busy weekend of Phoenix sporting events as the fall seasons wind down and the winter seasons are kicking off.

The annual Phoenix FanFest, which is free to attend, will include numerous activities, including inflatables, face painting, balloons, games, an appearance from Phlash the Phoenix and the opportunity to get autographs from your favorite Green Bay student-athletes. 

Green Bay will be hosting a number of athletics events at the Kress Events Center in conjunction with FanFest, including two volleyball matches, a men's soccer game and the women's basketball team's last exhibition game.

Volleyball will kick off the weekend on Friday hosting Loyola on Friday at 7 p.m. at the Kress Center. Head coach Debbie Kirch's squad will then welcome UIC on Saturday for Senior Day, hosting the Flames at 2 p.m. Head coach Dan Popik and the men's soccer team will host Senior Day on Saturday as well, with Cleveland State visiting Santaga Stadium for a 1 p.m. kickoff.

The women's basketball team concludes Saturday's events after FanFest, hosting an exhibition game against Michigan Tech at 7 p.m. at the Kress Center. The contest will be the final tune-up for the Phoenix before the regular season starts on Nov. 10 at Northern Iowa. Kids that attend Phoenix Fan Fest will receive free admission to the women's basketball game.


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