Omaha volleyball is peaking towards conference tournament

Sam Lauritsen CONTRIBUTOR Omaha volleyball picked up a confidence boosting win over Summit League front-runner Oral Roberts on Friday night. The Mavericks swept the Golden Eagles...

Maverick volleyball sees opportunity in new season

UNO Volleyball and Head Coach Rose Shires started 2010 with an 8-1 record using a mix of new players ready to contribute and reliable veterans who had become established as some of the best in the MIAA.


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.


Double Honors: Bailey earns defensive player of year, Shires named coach of year

By Jackson Taylor SPORTS EDITOR After finishing third in the Summit League regular season, four players from the Omaha volleyball team earned Summit League conference honors...

Freshman Phenoms – Rookies feeling ‘right at home’ on the volleyball court

By Blake Dickinson, Contributor It isn’t very hard to find a quality leader on the young Mavericks volleyball team. Freshmen Sydney O’Shaughnessy and Mackenzie Horkey...

Volleyball Doubles Win Total at Lady Blues Classic

The UNO women's volleyball team came back from two Friday losses with a pair of wins Saturday, doubling their win total to four on the season.  The Mavs bounced back from two four-set losses with a five-set win and a sweep in their final match.


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.


Devastating injury brings new perspective to Gdowski

Ellie Brecht CONTRIBUTOR Seeing the game of volleyball through a different lens hit UNO Women’s Volleyball player Gess Gdowski unexpectedly during the spring of her freshman...