UNO Volleyball setting realistic expectations for treacherous schedule

Ray Koch SPORTS EDITOR In her senior season, Sydney O’Shaughnessy knows this is her last chance at a Summit League run with the Mavericks. “The driving factor...

Baxter Arena “Electric” for Omaha Challenge

Ellie Brecht CONTRIBUTOR Omaha’s first match took place on Thursday night. The Mavericks faced Kansas State and fell 3-1. Despite the loss, Omaha’s Meagan Roth finished...

This week in sports: 2016 Volleyball recruiting class announced

Head volleyball coach Rose Shires recently announced the program’s 2016 recruiting class. Below are the six freshmen that will join the Mavericks next year: Chloe...

This week in sports

Volleyball wins last game in Sapp The UNO volleyball team played their last game in Sapp Fieldhouse on Friday, defeating South Dakota State 3-0 (25-12,...

Finding peak performance

Place a plank on the floor and walk across it.  Not too difficult, right?  Now grab two six-foot ladders and place the plank across the tops of both ladders. Try walking across the plank this time.


A Review of the Uprising: 2017-18 UNO Athletics

Ryan Jaeckel CONTRIBUTOR The 2017-18 Mavericks had an exciting athletic season. Highlights included the men’s soccer team making their first NCAA tournament appearance and Stephanie Ahrens...

Lessons Learned at Red/Black Volleyball Scrimmage

The UNO volleyball team began gearing up for a new season with the first of four red/black scrimmages last Saturday.  The team also welcomed alumni for their annual matchup with former Maverick players.


Bailey, Schmale earn Summit League academic honors

Senior libero Kimberly Bailey and senior middle blocker Megan Schmale (photographed above) have earned spots on the Summit League’s Volleyball Academic All-League Team. To be...