Nebraska-Omaha volleyball chosen third in Summit League Preseason Poll

The Nebraska-Omaha volleyball program was selected third in The Summit League Preseason Coaches' Poll, the league office announced today. 

This marks the second-straight season that the Mavericks have been picked in the preseason poll.  The trio of Isabella Sade, Anna Blaschko, and Sadie Limback were also selected to The Summit League Players to Watch list.  Denver was picked first followed by South Dakota.  UNO opens their season with the Omaha Challenge Aug. 30-31 at Baxter Arena.

In other news

Nebraska running back Maurice Washington is not with the team and won't play in the Cornhuskers' home game against Indiana on Saturday.  Coach Scott Frost announced Washington's status yesterday, stopping short of calling it a suspension.  Frost said he didn't see Washington being part of th…