The Missouri State volleyball team accomplished history on Thursday night.
The Missouri State volleyball team entered a new era without former head coach Melissa Stokes on Friday night, and it went swimmingly. The Bears defeated the Jacksonville Dolphins in four sets for their first game of the Dr. Mary Jo Wynn Invitational.
Melissa Stokes resigned as head volleyball coach Monday morning after an investigation discovered there were NCAA violations within the program, according to a release by Missouri State.
The university announced today Melissa Stokes, head women’s volleyball coach, has been placed on administrative leave pending allegations involving the program.
The beach volleyball team at Missouri State wrapped up its second season with a record of 12-11, the first winning record since its initiation season last year.
As snow hits the ground and sharp freezing temperatures continue, beach volleyball season nears for Missouri State. Last week the beach volleyball team released its schedule for the season.