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Iowa volleyball players, coaches excited for move to Xtream Arena

Iowa setter Brie Orr celebrates a point during the Iowa volleyball game against Indiana at Carver Hawkeye Arena on Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019. The Hawkeyes defeated the Hoosiers 3-1.

Chloe Peterson, Sports Reporter

July 9, 2020

The Iowa volleyball program is getting a new arena to call home. It was announced in January of 2019 that the volleyball team would be moving its games from Carver-Hawkeye Arena to Xtream Arena in Coralville for the 2020 season to reduce tight scheduling at Carver. In the past, the volleyball team ...

Big Ten Commissioner Kevin Warren calls moving to conference-only fall seasons the ‘next logical step’

Big Ten Conference Commissioner Kevin Warren addresses reporters regarding the cancellation of the 2020 Big Ten men's basketball tournament at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, on Thursday, March 12, 2020.

Robert Read, Sports Editor

July 9, 2020

Kevin Warren officially took over as the Commissioner of the Big Ten Conference Jan. 1, 2020, after Jim Delaney retired. It's been a hectic first year on the job. Warren has been forced to guide the Big Ten through the COVID-19 pandemic, which has included canceling the Big Ten Men's Basketball Tourn...

Iowa volleyball’s Joslyn Boyer ready to take on bigger role her sophomore season

Iowa defensive specialist Joslyn Boyer bumps the ball during a volleyball match between Iowa and Michigan State at Carver Hawkeye Arena on Sunday, October 12, 2019. The Hawkeyes were defeated after 5 sets.

Chloe Peterson, Sports Reporter

July 8, 2020

“Reserved” was Iowa volleyball head coach Vicki Brown’s first impression of Joslyn Boyer when she joined the team as a freshman last season. Boyer hails from Downers Grove, Illinois, and in her first year as a Hawkeye she led the team’s freshmen in playing time — appearing in 28 match...

Iowa members of Big Ten Anti-Hate and Anti-Racism Coalition starting to take action

Iowa interim head coach Vicki Brown instructs her players during a volleyball match between Iowa and Washington at Carver Hawkeye Arena on Saturday, September 7, 2019.

Will Fineman, Sports Reporter

July 7, 2020

Ten student-athletes, coaches, and staff members from the University of Iowa have been chosen to be members of the Big Ten Anti-Hate and Anti-Racism Coalition. The team was announced by Big Ten Commissioner Kevin Warren in an open letter June 1, and according to Iowa’s members, is being forme...

Lineup preview: Iowa volleyball looking to rebound in 2020

Iowa setter Brie Orr sets the ball during a volleyball match between Iowa and Michigan State at Carver Hawkeye Arena on Sunday, October 12, 2019. The Hawkeyes were defeated after 5 sets.

Chloe Peterson, Sports Reporter

June 22, 2020

Iowa volleyball had a down 2019 season, which was plagued with injuries. The team finished 10-21 overall and 4-16 in the Big Ten, missing the NCAA tournament. Only two seniors are gone from the 2019 lineup: Emily Bushman and Meghan Buzzerio. For the first time in program history, Iowa volle...

Opinion | If capacity is limited at Kinnick, other sports provide alternatives for fans

Iowa setter Brie Orr serves the ball during a volleyball match between Iowa and Washington at Carver Hawkeye Arena on Saturday, September 7, 2019. The Hawkeyes were defeated by the Huskies, 3-1.

Isaac Goffin, Sports Reporter

June 21, 2020

I am not a fortune teller, but I can tell you that the fall athletic season experience for fans at Iowa will look different. With social distancing guidelines recommended across campus when feasible, it’s safe to say they will be recommended for fans as well if there are Hawkeye sports. It is...

Iowa volleyball moving past NCAA violations, looking ahead to next season

Iowa’s Brie Orr sets the ball over the net during an Iowa vs. Lipscomb volleyball game at Carver-Hawkeye Arena on Friday Sept. 20, 2019. The Hawkeyes defeated the Bisons 3-0. Orr had 32 assists during the game.

Chloe Peterson, Sports Reporter

June 15, 2020

The Iowa volleyball program was officially hit with sanctions May 20 following NCAA rule violations stemming back to 2017. Now, the program is ready to move forward. “It was just more of a closing of the loom,” head coach Vicki Brown said. “We knew the outcome was going to come out s...

Shymansky, Iowa volleyball officially penalized for NCAA rule infractions

Iowa Volleyball Head Coach Bond Shymansky watches his team play against the Indiana Hoosiers on Friday, Nov. 3, 2017. The Hawkeyes defeated the Hoosiers 3-0.

Austin Hanson, Assistant Sports Editor

May 20, 2020

The University of Iowa and the NCAA announced Wednesday that a negotiated resolution had been reached relating to the Hawkeye volleyball program's previous violations of NCAA rules. Iowa Athletics Director Gary Barta announced June 19, 2019, that volleyball head coach Bond Shymansky had been ...

Disappointing season comes to an end for Iowa volleyball

Iowa's Emily Bushman talks with her teammates during a volleyball match between Iowa and Michigan State on Friday, September 21, 2018. The Hawkeyes defeated the Spartans, 3 sets to 0.

Austin Hanson, Sports Reporter

December 2, 2019

The 2019 volleyball season has officially come and gone for the Hawkeyes. On Sunday, the Big Ten Conference announced that seven of its teams have made the NCAA tournament. Iowa was not among the teams selected. A rocky season began for the Hawkeyes back in June. Then head coach Bond Shymansky was...

Volleyball concludes season with win at Carver-Hawkeye Arena

Iowa seniors Emily Bushman and Meghan Buzzerio are recognized before a volleyball match between the University of Iowa and University of Maryland at Carver Hawkeye Arena on Saturday, November 30, 2019.  The Hawkeyes defeated the Terrapins 3-1.

Austin Hanson, Sports Reporter

December 1, 2019

November’s final weekend appropriately punctuated the latest chapter in Iowa volleyball’s history. The Hawkeyes wrapped up their 2019 campaign with matchups against Ohio State and Maryland at Carver-Hawkeye Arena. Iowa fell to the Buckeyes in four sets on Friday night. The Hawkeyes managed...