By: Jill Wunrow
GREEN BAY, Wis. (GreenBayPhoenix.com) - For the third consecutive season, the
Green Bay women's basketball team will once again compete in a regular season
tournament as it travels to Cancun, Mexico for the Cancun Challenge being held
Phoenix fans are invited to share in
the experience at the Moon Palace Resort where Green Bay will play three games.
James Madison, Minnesota, Missouri, Richmond and Wichita State along with two
other teams to be announced at a later date will also be participating in the
This will be Green Bay's second time
in three years participating in the Cancun Challenge. During the 2010-11 season
the Phoenix went undefeated in the tournament, defeating Hartford (78-44), Penn
State (78-74) and Utah (60-40). Green Bay's performance in the Cancun Challenge
aided in the program's highest seed (5) in the NCAA Tournament, culminating
with its first trip to the Sweet 16. To view a photo gallery of Green Bay's
experience at the 2010 Cancun Challenge, click here.
Games will be played in the ballroom
at the Moon Palace Resort. This is an all-inclusive, ocean front resort
property that provides all food and beverages, activities on the resort and a
quick walk from the beach to the basketball games.
The Triple Crown fan lodging and
admission packages include the following:
to all women's basketball games
at the Moon Palace Resort
food and beverages (14 restaurants to choose from and 24 hour room service)
trip ground transfers to/from Cancun airport to Moon Palace
credit per room for golf, spa services and optional tours
taxes, tips and gratuities
to Cancun is NOT included in the package
For more information or to book your
package call Melissa Koza at (970) 672-0567 or email at: Melissa@triplecrownsports.com.
Additional tournament information and pricing is available here.
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