Still searching for consistency

The UNO volleyball team played four matches in last weekend's UNO Showcase tournament, only managing one win over two days.  For a team that normally begins each season on a roll, the Mavs are in a very unfamiliar position.


Mavericks volleyball “cold open” lends the Jayhawks a win

Caleb Johnson CONTRIBUTOR UNO volleyball took its first loss of the season on Tuesday, Sept. 3, as they were swept on their home floor by the...

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.


Summit League season preview: Coming up in Maverick athletics

Andrew Nelson CONTRIBUTOR Friday marks the opening match in Summit League play for the Omaha volleyball team. The Mavericks were picked to finish sixth in the...

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.


Mav volleyball shows depth in weekend road series

By Blake Dickinson, Contributor The Mavericks volleyball team had a strong showing at the Billiken Invitational in Saint Louis this weekend with a 2-1 record...

Mavs Go Pro Series: Gina Mancuso

Justin Kies SENIOR STAFF WRITER Born and raised in Omaha, Nebraska, UNO volleyball Assistant Coach Gina Mancuso has managed to stay close to home while playing...

Maverick Volleyball’s “New Herd”

Rebecca Weis  CONTRIBUTOR With the power of the returners combined with the energy of the newcomers, this could be the dream team. With 6 returning letter winners...