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...

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...

A look back at Omaha Volleyball’s regular season

Rebecca Weis CONTRIBUTOR The Omaha volleyball team has had an impressive season this year.   With Head Coach Rose Shires winning her 500th game, Sydney Case winning...

Mavs disappoint in home finale

The UNO volleyball team played its final competitive home match of the season Tuesday night, losing in straight sets to South Dakota.  Before the match, the Mavs honored the personal and athletic achievements of their three seniors- Brittany Hanssen, Emily Myers and Angie Reicks.

That's where the good feelings ended.


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.


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...

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...

Omaha Volleyball finds hard luck in five-set matches

Caleb Johnson CONTRIBUTOR The University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) women’s volleyball team went to the fifth and final set four times in a row this...