Volleyball makes Baxter debut against Western Illinois

By Jackson Taylor Sports Editor Just a week after Omaha hockey opened up with a sweep of Air Force at Baxter Arena, the Omaha volleyball team...

Volleyball finishes with loss at NDSU

UNO volleyball lost in straight sets at future summit league opponent North Dakota St. and ended their season with a 5-23 record.  The Bison handled the Mavs 25-11, 25-18, 25-19 and took sole possession of first place in the conference.


Shires Garners 500th Win as Volleyball Rolls to a 3-0 Start

Kenneth Pancake SPORTS EDITOR Head Coach Rose Shires has had a storied career at Omaha. She’s beaten out Tom Osborne as Omaha World Herald’s Nebraska Coach of...

Coach Shires impressed with new freshmen

Andrew Nelson CONTRIBUTOR Young talent is plentiful in the Omaha volleyball team’s 2016 freshmen class. In fact, this year’s roster features a new record for the most...

Omaha volleyball beats Western Illinois and Fort Wayne

Sam Lauritsen CONTRIBUTOR Omaha volleyball extended their winning streak this weekend to three with victories over Western Illinois and Fort Wayne. The Mavericks are now 9-14...

Unfriendly Welcome

The schedule maker didn't do UNO any favors in the Mavs' opening weekend of Summit League play.  South Dakota State and North Dakota State, two teams picked to finish in the top three of the conference, came to Omaha on back-to-back nights.


Mavericks come up short in Conference tournament

Sam Lauritsen CONTRIBUTOR The Omaha volleyball team saw the end of their season as well as the end of an era led by seniors Sydney O’Shaughnessy...

Volleyball breezes through first conference test

Ray Koch SPORTS EDITOR The volleyball was served over the net. A dig sent the ball 15 feet into the air and a soft set preceded...