Omaha Classic Volleyball: Third Baxter performance for Mavericks

  Andrew Nelson CONTRIBUTOR The Maverick volleyball team earned its first win of the season Friday in the opening match of the 2016 Omaha Classic, the first...

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...

UNO volleyball reloads young talent

Andrew Nelson CONTRIBUTOR The Omaha volleyball team nearly made history last November competing in their first ever Summit League conference tournament in Denver. The No. 3 seeded...

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...

Maverick volleyball set aim for Division I tournament

Cammille Kammerer SPORTS EDITOR UNO head volleyball coach Rose Shires is confident that her 2016 team features enough talent to make it to their first NCAA...

To the next level: Schmale signs professional contract

Cammille Kammerer SPORTS EDITOR Whether it was on the court at Elmwood-Murdock High School, or on the court as an Omaha Maverick, Megan Schmale has created...

Maverick Volleyball falls short in Denver

Andrew Nelson REPORTER The Omaha volleyball team began conference play last weekend, losing a pair of matches to Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne and Denver University...

Volleyball has up down weekend at Drake invitational

Matt Norrie CONTRIBUTOR Head Coach Rose Shires took her Mavericks to the Knapp Center in Des Moines, Iowa over the weekend in a nine-game tournament hosted...