Not the fitting description

On paper, the stats show freshman Kelley Wollak is racking up the kills and proving to be one of UNO's best offensive weapons.  In her first 12 games of college volleyball, Wollak is second on the team with 101 total kills and averages almost three per set.


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...

Mavericks 3-15 after sweep in Brookings

Cammille Kammerer SPORTS EDITOR The Omaha volleyball team opened up their first conference road trip Sept. 30, falling to South Dakota State 3-0 (23-25, 21-25, 22-25)...

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...

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.


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...

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...

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.