Fox Valley Pro Basketball introduces Wisconsin GLO!

Posted on Feb 27, 2019

Fox Valley Pro Basketball adds professional women’s basketball team

(OSHKOSH, Wis.) – Fox Valley Pro Basketball unveiled the name and logo for the new women’s professional basketball team, the Wisconsin GLO, today at a press conference. The team is owned by Fox Valley Pro Basketball and will call Menominee Nation Arena home.

The team will be part of the Global Women’s Basketball Association (GWBA). The Wisconsin GLO will play eight games at Menominee Nation Arena starting in early May.

“We are extremely excited to embark on this inaugural season of Professional Women’s Basketball in the Fox Valley and Wisconsin,” said Greg Pierce, Fox Valley Pro Basketball President.

He adds “It is our intention to build the best women’s basketball team that has ever been assembled in Wisconsin. Despite the relative infancy of the team and our league, we will aggressively pursue the goal of being the best women’s basketball team in the country shy of the WNBA. Our hope is to provide an inclusive, family-friendly atmosphere where our players can serve as strong, confident, disciplined role models for young girls who are often unable to see their athletic heroes up close. Our franchise can serve as an important piece in the advancement of women’s sports. We are committed to creating a first-class experience for our players while supporting the development of women’s basketball and women’s athletics as a whole.”

Season tickets will go on sale Friday, March 1st and start at $60.00.

For more information please visit www.wisconsinglo.com.

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About the Global Women’s Basketball Association

The Global Women’s Basketball Association is a Professional Women’s basketball league with teams in the United States looking to expand abroad. We exemplify quality by adhering to our mission of excellence, unity, and character. Everyone within the GWBA embraces the pieces of togetherness and equality, in addition to focusing on creating a product that provides memorable experiences, entertainment, and an amazing atmosphere for fans of all walks.

About the Menominee Nation Arena

Opened in December 2017 under the leadership of Fox Valley Pro Basketball, the newly developed arena has the capacity to hold up to 4,000 people. It’s also equipped with the latest technology and offers club-level VIP seating, food, beverage, retail space, and other entertainment amenities. The state-of-the-art facility is home to the Wisconsin Herd, the Milwaukee Bucks G League® basketball team. The arena will host other sporting and entertainment events when not in use by the team.

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