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 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...

UNO Volleyball setting realistic expectations for treacherous schedule

Ray Koch SPORTS EDITOR In her senior season, Sydney O’Shaughnessy knows this is her last chance at a Summit League run with the Mavericks. “The driving factor...

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...

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...

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...

Omaha volleyball clinches spot in Summit League Tournament

Sam Lauritsen CONTRIBUTOR Omaha volleyball had their winning streak halted at three as they were defeated by the South Dakota Coyotes on Friday night. The team...