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Student Senate hosts annual volleyball tournament fundraiser

Amarha Bridger October 27, 2023 UNK Student Senate hosted “Play it Forward” last Thursday to raise money for a local non-profit organization. The Cushing Fieldhouse brought students to get together with...

Fallon Stutheit transferred from UNL in the 2020 offseason. Photo provided by Kolton Maturey / UNK Staff

Middle Blocker embraces expanded role on volleyball team

KEVIN BURD September 14, 2022 UNK redshirt junior Fallon Stutheit found her love of volleyball at a young age. After taking a redshirt year at UNL in the fall of 2019, she transferred to UNK and joined...

Lauren Taubenheim and Bailee Sterling go up to block the Central Washington attack.

Lopers beat Central Washington in a long 5-set thriller

August 28, 2022

The No. 10 Loper volleyball squad cruised through the Rosella Meier Classic at the Health & Sports Center, winning each of their first three matches in three sets.  The fourth game against...

Lopers playing volleyball.

Volleyball gets set for NCAA Central Regional championship

KEVIN BURD December 2, 2021 The Lopers begin postseason play in the Central Regional of the 2021 NCAA Division II Women’s Volleyball Championship. The first match features sixth-seed UNK facing off against...

After transferring to UNK, Middle hitter Bailee Sterling prioritized her mental health on and off the volleyball court.

UNK volleyball goes 2-0; basketball teams begin seasons

KEVIN BURD November 18, 2021 The Lopers had a busy weekend on the road with the men’s and women’s basketball teams starting their seasons and UNK volleyball finishing off its regular season. The volleyball...


Lopers upset No. 2 Central Missouri on senior day

KEVIN BURD November 11, 2021 Before one of the biggest volleyball matchups of the year against Central Missouri, nine seniors on the UNK volleyball team were honored. Two of those seniors, Maddie and Anna...

The Lopers celebrate Rick Squiers’ 1,000th win following their victory over Newman.

Loper volleyball earns fifth-straight win in celebratory fashion

KEVIN BURD October 28, 2021
The Lopers knew that they were in for a big weekend that needed two wins to help them in the postseason race and to help their coach reach a major milestone. They did exactly that, defeating Central Oklahoma 3-1 and Newman 3-0, making it five straight for the Lopers.
The Loper Volleyball team celebrates together after scoring a point. (Photo by Jiyoon Kim)

Loper volleyball splits weekend slate in tough matches

KEVIN BURD October 7, 2021 The UNK volleyball team hosted two matches last weekend, losing the first 3-1 to NW Missouri State, but bouncing back and winning the second 3-0 against Missouri Western State....

After transferring to UNK, Middle hitter Bailee Sterling prioritized her mental health on and off the volleyball court.

Sterling strengthens mental game throughout career

OLIVIA PAULSEN October 7, 2021 Bailee Sterling, a 5-foot-11 junior, is not only a star middle hitter at UNK, but also an advocate for mental health.  Sterling grew up in Kearney and at a young age,...

Monique Schafer and Anna Squiers were among those honored for Senior Night.

PHOTOS: UNK Volleyball

April 7, 2021
PHOTOS: UNK Volleyball
Maddi Squiers and Michaela Bartels go for a block at the net against Rockhurst. The Lopers won three sets to one

Volleyball topples Ichabods to start conference play

September 26, 2019

Alex Washburn found themselves down by only two at 16-14, after a ball-handling error by the Lopers. This was as close as the Ichabod’s would get. UNK outside hitter...

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