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Release: October 02, 2012
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Coach Borseth described the first practice of the 2012-13 as "Intense"

By: Jill Wunrow (@JillWunrow)
GreenBayPHoenix.com

GREEN BAY, Wis. (GreenBayPhoenix.com) - The long awaited day is finally here. The Green Bay women's basketball team tipped off its first practice of the 2012-13 season under the leadership of new head coach Kevin Borseth Tuesday evening Oct. 2 at the Kress Events Center.

"It's exciting just to be back on the court with these girls and a new coach and begin our journey to see where the season takes us," said senior Adrian Ritchie (De Pere, Wis.)

"There are a lot of similarities like past practices but maybe just more emphasis on the little things," senior Sarah Eichler (Grafton, Wis.) said. "It was definitely more intense with less down time."

Under a new NCAA rule, for women only, teams are allowed to start practice 40 days before their first regular season game and can have 30 practices within the same timeframe. Regardless of how early or late the Phoenix can hit the court; the team is ready to work hard for what it hopes will be its 15th consecutive regular season Horizon League title.

"Every year the senior class doesn't want the streak to end on their watch and it's no different this year," Ritchie said. "We are going to work just as hard and bring the same intensity every day so we too can hang a banner."

Practice began with a few fundamental drills followed by intense, competitive team sequences which included a lot of talking and teaching from both coaches and the players themselves, something that was instilled during Borseth's first tenure with the Phoenix.

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Saturday , November 01
Women's Basketball 
vs. Michigan Tech (Exhibition)
1:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis.
 
Thursday , November 06
Women's Basketball 
vs. UW-Oshkosh (Exhibition)
7:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis.
 
Saturday , November 15
Women's Basketball 
at Marquette
1:00 PM
Milwaukee, Wis.
 
Monday , November 17
Women's Basketball 
at Vanderbilt
TBA
Nashville, Tenn.
 
Wednesday, November 19
Women's Basketball 
at Purdue
4:30 PM
West Lafayette, Ind.
 
Saturday , November 22
Women's Basketball 
vs. Duquesne
1:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis.
 
Friday , November 28
Women's Basketball 
at Georgia Tech
11:00 AM
Naples, Fla.
 
Saturday , November 29
Women's Basketball 
at Arizona State or Villanova
TBA
Naples, Fla.
 
Sunday , November 30
Women's Basketball 
at TBD
TBA
Naples, Fla.
 
Saturday , December 06
Women's Basketball 
vs. Western Michigan
1:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis.
 
Wednesday, December 10
Women's Basketball 
at South Dakota State
TBA
Brookings, S.D.
 
Saturday , December 13
Women's Basketball 
vs. Wisconsin
4:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis.
 
Saturday , December 20
Women's Basketball 
vs. Vermont
1:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis.
 
Sunday , December 28
Women's Basketball 
at Dayton
1:00 PM
Dayton, Ohio
 
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Women's Basketball 
vs. Davenport
1:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis.
 
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