While the search for a new head football coach had taken most of the attention recently, the Missouri State Bears are also continuing their national search for a new head volleyball coach.
For the first time in 21 years, the volleyball Bears’ season is over before the Missouri Valley Conference tournament begins.
Despite being in graduate school 1,500 miles away at Stanford, one of the best players for the Missouri State volleyball program said she was “incredibly sad” to see Melissa Stokes’ career end after nearly 25 years as the head coach in August.
In sports like baseball and tennis, speed is everything. The faster the ball flies, the straighter it goes and the higher chance to a desired outcome.