Shocker women's volleyball

Wichita State teams dominate in historic athletic seasons.


The proud citizens of Shocker Nation are no strangers to excellence in athletics, and recent seasons gave them plenty to cheer for! From conference championships to NCAA tournament appearances, student athletes are competing regularly for national attention. In addition, during fall 2015 student athletes’ average GPA was 3.14 and they volunteered more than 1,000 community service hours.
Shocker Softball pitcher getting ready to pitch the ball.


In 2015 and 2016, Shocker softball was picked to win the MVC and claimed the conference title in 2014. Head Coach Kristi Bredbrenner was named MVC Coach of the Year in 2014.

Men’s Basketball

The Shockers gave their fans another thrilling season, winning the MVC regular season and two games in the NCAA tournament.


In 2015, our volleyball team won the MVC regular season and tournament championships. That same year, they competed in the NCAA tournament losing to the eventual national champion.
Shocker Tennis player serves the ball.


Since 2008, women’s tennis has won 69 consecutive duals against MVC foes. In 2016, they were consistently ranked in the top 25 in the country.

Go Shocks!

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