Green Bay Phoenix radio play-by-play man Matt Menzl can’t wait for tonight’s championship game against Wright State. Menzl is figuring by that time, things might be back to semi-normal.
Menzl was on the headsets for last nights 99-92 thriller that saw the four-seeded Green Bay Phoenix prevail in overtime over the one-seeded Valparaiso Crusaders.
After a questionable call by referee Pat Adams in the second half last night, Adams kicked Menzl out of the game. Menzl said it was a misunderstanding gone wrong.
Menzl said Adams thought he was waving him off after a call went against the Phoenix. “I talk with my hands,” Menzl said. “I was trying to describe that we had two guys fighting for the ball, and he took it as I waved him off, like saying that’s a horrible call. “At first he gave me a warning. Then two seconds later said, ‘I want this guy removed and I won’t start the game until he gets removed.'” [Read more…]