The Sunflower

Aliyah Funschelle
Aliyah Funschelle was a sports reporter covering men's basketball for The Sunflower. She's a junior studying sports management at Wichita State, and currently works as a Campus Connect representative for the American Athletic Conference.

Aliyah Funschelle, Sports Reporter

Aug 16, 2018
Shock Stop — What your Shocker ID can do for you (Story)
Jun 21, 2018
Shamet drafted in first round by Sixers (Story)
Jun 05, 2018
From small towns to the national stage: Veith, True, and Odle head to the NCAA Championships (Story)
Jun 04, 2018
Bohm drafted third overall, Jenista taken in second round (Story)
May 28, 2018
Marshall’s ‘first star player’ becomes newest addition to Shocker coaching staff (Story)
May 08, 2018
Shockers complete 2018-2019 roster with West Virginia transfer (Story)
Apr 27, 2018
Morris denies reports of hiring NFL representative (Story)
Apr 25, 2018
JuCo All-American joins Wichita State’s spring recruiting class (Story)
Apr 20, 2018
Wichita State lands Jamarius Burton for 2018-19 season (Story)
Apr 17, 2018
Torgerson wins 2018 AAC Women’s Golf Championship (Story)
Apr 14, 2018
Shockers ink first spring recruit for 2018-19 season (Story)
Apr 12, 2018
Shamet to sign with an agent later today; officially ending Wichita State career (Story)
Apr 11, 2018
‘It can happen again if we don’t remember’: Wichita State participates in Holocaust commemoration (Story)
Apr 04, 2018
Bowling team practices team unity through volunteering (Story)
Apr 03, 2018
Keyser, Barney and Malone to transfer from Wichita State (Story)
Apr 03, 2018
Barney to transfer after three seasons at Wichita State (Story)
Apr 02, 2018
Morris to play in 2018 Portsmouth Invitational Tournament (Story)
Mar 29, 2018
BREAKING: Shamet declares for the 2018 NBA Draft (Story)
Mar 28, 2018
Frankamp and Morris selected to represent The American in 3x3U National Championship (Story)
Mar 27, 2018
Shamet named honorable mention in 2018 AP All-America Team (Story)
Mar 22, 2018
Marshall to commentate, Frankamp to compete during March Madness (Story)
Mar 16, 2018
Shockers’ season ends with a six-point upset (Story)
Mar 15, 2018
Keyser looks to becoming the next “energy guy” (Story)
Mar 15, 2018
Shockers capitalize on veterans’ experience heading into March Madness (Story)
Mar 10, 2018
Cougars clinch spot in championship game with three-point win over Shockers (Story)
Mar 10, 2018
Shockers looking to get redemption in semifinal matchup with Houston (Story)
Mar 09, 2018
No. 2 Wichita State faces off against No. 7 Temple in quarterfinal matchup (Story)
Mar 09, 2018
‘We have the home court advantage’ (Story)
Mar 07, 2018
Wichita State to make American Tournament debut Friday (Story)
Mar 05, 2018
Shamet and Morris named First Team All-Conference (Story)
Mar 04, 2018
Marshall’s largest senior class says goodbye to Koch Arena (Story)
Mar 04, 2018
‘They’re still champions; there’s no doubt about it’ (Story)
Mar 03, 2018
Shockers determine inaugural season fate on Sunday (Story)
Mar 01, 2018
Shockers’ conference title chances kept alive after OT win (Story)
Mar 01, 2018
Shockers looking for seventh-straight win to keep American title hopes alive (Story)
Mar 01, 2018
Brown to try out for U.S. National Team this weekend (Story)
Feb 21, 2018
Shamet’s absence showcases Shockers’ depth (Story)
Feb 21, 2018
Funschelle: Don’t leave it to commuter students to have to make a judgment call on inclement weather (Story)
Feb 20, 2018
Marshall to coach against one of his favorite childhood players (Story)
Feb 19, 2018
Morris named The American Player of the Week (Story)
Feb 18, 2018
Shockers snap the nation’s longest home winning streak (Story)
Feb 17, 2018
Wichita State faces “a whole new animal” on Sunday (Story)
Feb 15, 2018
Shockers dig out of 14-point hole to get revenge on Temple (Story)
Feb 14, 2018
‘Now’s the time’ for Shocker seniors to take it up a notch (Story)
Feb 14, 2018
Bessard drops career-high 38 points in win over Temple (Story)
Feb 14, 2018
Shamet makes final 30 for Naismith Award (Story)
Feb 12, 2018
Shockers’ unselfish play ‘a thing to marvel at’ (Story)
Feb 10, 2018
‘Shooters shoot:’ Shocker guards ignite 21-point win over UConn (Story)
Feb 10, 2018
Shockers fall to No. 1 UConn by 81 points; Second largest margin of victory in women’s DI NCAA history (Story)
Feb 09, 2018
Shockers going for season sweep of Huskies on Saturday (Story)
Feb 06, 2018
Shockers ‘play the most angry’ to defeat Memphis by 20 (Story)
Feb 05, 2018
Ron Baker’s 2017-18 NBA season ends prematurely due to shoulder injury (Story)
Feb 05, 2018
Wichita State looking to bounce back; Set eyes on Tigers (Story)
Feb 01, 2018
Temple upsets No. 16 Wichita State in Shockers’ first OT of the season (Story)
Jan 31, 2018
Shockers giving Temple ‘full, undivided attention’ to secure first win over the Owls (Story)
Jan 29, 2018
Coaching for a cause; Marshall supports Coaching for Literacy (Story)
Jan 28, 2018
Reaves leads Shockers to 700th win at Koch Arena (Story)
Jan 28, 2018
Shockers go for 700th win in The Roundhouse Sunday (Story)
Jan 25, 2018
‘We just had to get back to who we were’ (Story)
Jan 24, 2018
Shockers to see potential starting lineup change after dropping two-straight (Story)
Jan 20, 2018
Houston hands Shockers second-straight conference loss (Story)
Jan 19, 2018
Shockers looking to extend nation’s longest road win streak Saturday (Story)
Jan 19, 2018
American Conference beats out Big East, Big Ten, and Big 12 in RPI (Story)
Jan 17, 2018
Tit for tat: SMU snaps Shockers’ home win streak after losing their own (Story)
Jan 17, 2018
Shockers to host defending conference champion Wednesday (Story)
Jan 13, 2018
Havoc in the Heartland: Shockers to face familiar foe Saturday (Story)
Jan 13, 2018
Too close for comfort: Shockers barely survive Golden Hurricane (Story)
Jan 11, 2018
Battle at the three: WSU goes up against best 3-point defense in American (Story)
Jan 11, 2018
Shockers’ unselfish play leads to 35-point blowout over Pirates (Story)
Jan 07, 2018
Shockers blow out the Bulls; advance to 3-0 in The American (Story)
Jan 06, 2018
Wichita State reigns The American’s leaderboards; meets USF for first time Sunday (Story)
Jan 04, 2018
No. 9 Wichita State gives Houston a problem: an 18-point loss (Story)
Jan 03, 2018
No. 9  Wichita State hosts former MVC rival in conference home opener (Story)
Dec 30, 2017
Shockers secure first victory in The American with a 10-point win over UConn (Story)
Dec 29, 2017
No. 8 Wichita State to debut in The American on Saturday (Story)
Dec 22, 2017
McDuffie returns; Shockers finish non-conference play with a 10-point win over FGCU (Story)
Dec 21, 2017
No. 11 Wichita State finishes non-conference schedule Friday against FGCU (Story)
Dec 19, 2017
Shockers ‘taking it a little more personal’ to bounce back with a win over Red Wolves (Story)
Dec 19, 2017
Shockers ‘taking it a little more personal’ to bounce back with a win over Red Wolves (Story)
Dec 18, 2017
Shockers move down to No. 11; prepare for Arkansas State (Story)
Dec 16, 2017
Shockers slip up against Sooners in Intrust Bank Arena (Story)
Dec 15, 2017
No. 3 Wichita State to go for third Big 12 win at INTRUST Bank Arena (Story)
Dec 11, 2017
Shockers move up to No. 3; Shamet named Player of the Week (Story)
Dec 09, 2017
Shockers get revenge in Stillwater (Story)
Dec 06, 2017
No. 6 Shockers head to Stillwater to face familiar foe (Story)
Dec 05, 2017
‘Refuse to lose attitude’ helps Shockers overcome 13-point deficit (Story)
Dec 03, 2017
Wichita State returns from top-20 win to take on South Dakota State (Story)
Nov 28, 2017
Shockers set records in blowout of Savannah State (Story)
Nov 26, 2017
Shockers say goodbye to Maui, hello to Savannah State (Story)
Nov 26, 2017
Wichita State Volleyball to host regional for NCAA Tournament (Story)
Nov 24, 2017
Shockers finish 20-0 in conference; seniors say goodbye (Story)
Nov 23, 2017
No. 6 Wichita State drops Maui Invitational championship game to No. 13 Notre Dame (Story)
Nov 22, 2017
No. 6 Wichita State set to play No. 13 Notre Dame in Maui Invitational championship (Story)
Nov 21, 2017
Shockers advance to Maui Jim Maui championship (Story)
Nov 20, 2017
Shockers overcome 18-point deficit to top Cal in Maui Invitational opener (Story)
Nov 19, 2017
Shockers head into Maui Jim Maui Invitational undefeated (Story)
Nov 15, 2017
Shocker athletes give back through reading program (Story)
Nov 14, 2017
Bigs’ versatility leads Shockers to 18-point victory (Story)
Nov 12, 2017
Marshall and Shamet look to tie school records against College of Charleston (Story)
Nov 10, 2017
Shockers rock Roundhouse in season opener with 52-point win over UMKC (Story)
Nov 09, 2017
Marshall chosen as CBS Sports Preseason Coach of the Year (Story)
Nov 08, 2017
Walk-ons continue Shocker Basketball legacies (Story)
Nov 08, 2017
Midtgaard finds a mentor in Nurger (Story)
Nov 06, 2017
Shamet’s return; Nurger’s post production leads Shockers to victory (Story)
Nov 06, 2017
WuShock named top mascot in the NCAA (Story)
Nov 05, 2017
‘City of Wichita’ game to raise funds for Hurricane Relief (Story)
Nov 04, 2017
‘Shocker Season is back…we’re ready, we’re ready’ (Story)
Nov 02, 2017
Jones to start; Shamet to potentially see playing time in Saturday’s matchup (Story)
Nov 02, 2017
Shamet and McDuffie ranked in top 100 college basketball players (Story)
Nov 01, 2017
Wichita State debuts at No. 7 in AP preseason Poll (Story)
Nov 01, 2017
WSU Baseball sets teams for the 2017 Fall World Series (Story)
Oct 31, 2017
Sports Illustrated preseason bracket predicts WSU as No. 1 seed in NCAA Tournament (Story)
Oct 30, 2017
Marshall to make television debut tonight (Story)
Oct 25, 2017
WSU baseball Fall World Series to benefit Kansas Food Bank (Story)
Oct 25, 2017
WSU basketball to host Newman in charity exhibition (Story)
Oct 19, 2017
Shockers receive highest preseason ranking in 36 years in USA Today poll (Story)
Oct 18, 2017
Shocker Madness ‘rings’ in another season (Story)
Oct 15, 2017
Lamb reaches 400 wins at Wichita State with victory over Tulsa (Story)
Oct 13, 2017
Shockers stand alone in No. 1 spot in The American (Story)
Oct 12, 2017
Big weekend ahead for Wichita State Volleyball (Story)
Oct 12, 2017
Bishop prepares for final season at Wichita State (Story)
Oct 09, 2017
Men’s basketball student ticket pickup dates announced (Story)
Sep 29, 2017
‘He’s one of us. He’s going to be here forever’ Wichita State Unveils Concept for Dave Stallworth Statue (Story/Media)
Sep 28, 2017
Athletic training students balance school, clinicals, social life (Story)
Sep 28, 2017
Vadakin reflects on 40 years as bowling head coach (Story)
Sep 25, 2017
McDuffie out with stress fracture (Story)
Sep 25, 2017
Sport Management program uses real world experiences for advancement of department, students (Story)
Sep 21, 2017
Nursing student studies abroad (Story)
Sep 21, 2017
Sale of beer approved for events at Koch and Wilkins (Story)
Sep 18, 2017
Basketball conference schedule released (Story)
Sep 15, 2017
Unranked Wichita State upsets No. 8 Creighton 3-1 in home opener. (Story)
Sep 15, 2017
UPDATE: INTRUST Bank Arena game tipoff time and ticket prices announced (Story)
Sep 15, 2017
Men’s basketball’s first AAC conference schedule, TV appearances released (Story)
Sep 14, 2017
Freshman bowler returns with silver from PABCON Tournament (Story)
Sep 13, 2017
UPDATE: INTRUST Bank Arena game tipoff time and ticket prices announced (Story)
Sep 11, 2017
Current Wingnuts player passed up Red Sox gig to pitch at Wichita State (Story)
Sep 07, 2017
Wichita State Unveils New Additions to Koch Arena (Story)
Sep 07, 2017
Wingnuts player knows Wichita State, AAC baseball well (Story)
Aug 31, 2017
Shocker volleyball starts season No. 1 in The American; Hiebert named American Player of the Week (Story)
Aug 31, 2017
From pottery wheel to a much-needed meal (Story)
Aug 31, 2017
‘We’ve got to end the stigma’ (Story)
Aug 28, 2017
Men’s basketball non-conference ticket package to go on sale Monday (Story)
Aug 24, 2017
Low’s ‘unorthodox’ bowling style lands him U20 championship title (Story)
Aug 16, 2017
Country singer Logan Mize opens up about his career, family life (Story)
Aug 11, 2017
Austin Reaves fights nagging shoulder injury (Story)
Aug 11, 2017
‘I am built for this:’ Shamet starts recovery from foot injury (Story)
Aug 08, 2017
Men’s basketball earns highest attendance ranking in 33 years (Story)
Jul 18, 2017
2017 Maui Jim Maui Invitational matchups announced (Story)
Jun 30, 2017
The American Athletic Conference at a glance (Story)
Jun 18, 2017
‘This is my time, this is my city’ (Story)
Jun 08, 2017
AAC announces basketball pairings (Story)
May 23, 2017
CBS Sports to broadcast 2018 AAC men’s basketball semifinals and championship (Story)
May 23, 2017
Morris and McDuffie to return 2017-2018 season (Story)
May 16, 2017
Ritter’s walk-off brings Shockers win in home finale (Story)
Apr 27, 2017
Students go ‘A Day Without Shoes’ to raise awareness of less fortunate (Story)
Apr 22, 2017
Best of Wichita: Nifty Nut House continues to have best treats (Story)
Apr 13, 2017
Odle ‘on the verge of fighting back’ after Olympic Trials, ACL injury (Story)
Mar 30, 2017
Keep your themed wedding from looking like a glorified children’s party (Story)
Mar 19, 2017
Remembering the ‘Game of the Year’: Fans, players recount Wichita State, Kentucky (Story)
Mar 19, 2017
The Shockers’ favorite pre-game music (Story)
Mar 18, 2017
Like father, like son: Kellen Marshall hopes to rise into the coaching ranks (Story)
Mar 18, 2017
Zach Brown’s special connection with Lynn Marshall (Story)
Mar 17, 2017
Name game: Daishon vs Dayshon Smith to meet Friday (Story)
Mar 15, 2017
Gregg Marshall excels in growing leaders (Story)
Mar 09, 2017
5,006 miles away from home: Rauno Nurger finds ‘home away from home’ (Story)
Mar 09, 2017
Bob Lutz ready to cut loose (Story)
Mar 05, 2017
Brotherly love: Reaves brothers to play championship game at same time (Story)
Mar 05, 2017
Dancin’: Shockers relieve any NCAA Tournament doubt (Story)
Mar 04, 2017
The ultimate tiebreaker (Story)
Mar 04, 2017
Shockers to meet Illinois State in MVC Championship (Story)
Mar 04, 2017
‘Doing the Evan Wessel-type things’: Rashard Kelly is Wichita State’s energy guy (Story)
Mar 03, 2017
Shockers say ‘Bye’ to Braves, ‘Hello’ to semifinals (Story)
Mar 02, 2017
Old timers and newcomers: Shocker fans travel to Arch Madness (Story)
Mar 02, 2017
The madness begins: Shockers fight for automatic bid (Story)
Feb 25, 2017
Four-time champions: Shockers continue regular-season streak; Shamet drains Bears with career-high (Story)
Feb 21, 2017
‘Absolutely worth it’: Seniors say goodbye (Story)
Feb 18, 2017
The boys are back in town: Baker, VanVleet return; Shockers roll to 10th straight (Story)
Feb 16, 2017
All-American sophomore class leads the rotation (Story)
Feb 16, 2017
An introduction to Kai Zen (Story)
Feb 16, 2017
Incoming from enemy territory: Hecht ready for debut (Story)
Feb 15, 2017
Wichita State converts four point halftime lead to 19-point win over the Salukis (Story)
Feb 12, 2017
Frankamp leads second half, Shockers roll through Loyola (Story)
Feb 09, 2017
Shockers shoot platoons at the Bears in blowout victory (Story)
Feb 09, 2017
Unselfish play key for fourth straight MVC title (Story)
Feb 06, 2017
Frankamp selected as MVC’s player of the week (Story)
Feb 05, 2017
Hypnotist ‘convinces’ audience of good show (Story)
Feb 04, 2017
Frankamp keeps improving, Shockers climb back into the top spot (Story)
Feb 01, 2017
Shockers survive second half scare at Drake (Story)
Jan 30, 2017
Shockers barely blow by Bradley (Story)
Jan 24, 2017
McDuffie leads with 20, Shockers empty bench with 42-point blowout (Story)
Jan 23, 2017
Morris named MVC player of the week (Story)
Jan 21, 2017
Morris has record-breaking game; Shockers blow out Indiana State (Story)
Jan 19, 2017
Shockers looking to grow from Illinois State loss (Story)
Jan 11, 2017
McDuffie’s hot start keeps Wichita State perfect in the Valley (Story)
Jan 08, 2017
Shamet’s threes; Nurger’s post production bring Shockers to 4-0 Valley start (Story)
Jan 04, 2017
Shockers roll over the Bulldogs with 13 scorers (Story)
Jan 01, 2017
Panthers a basket better than Shockers (Story)
Jan 01, 2017
Shockers blast threes on Braves, roll to blowout victory (Story)
Dec 22, 2016
Shockers stomp South Dakota State (Story)
Dec 19, 2016
Shockers hand Incarnate World ninth loss in Winter Classic (Story)
Dec 17, 2016
Shockers can’t weather the storm (Story)
Dec 03, 2016
Shockers redeem 2015 loss (Story)
Nov 21, 2016
Men’s basketball enters Bahamas still perfect (Story)
Nov 21, 2016
Wichita Contemporary Dance Theatre dances to open outlook, push passion (Story)
Nov 15, 2016
The best game plan for game day parking (Story)
Nov 15, 2016
Stars rising out of Sunrise (Story)
Nov 14, 2016
Brother, sister share the same court (Story)
Nov 14, 2016
Shockers fight for win in contested season opener (Story)
Nov 12, 2016
Shockers ease pasts Redbirds (Story)
Nov 03, 2016
Songfest wraps up Shocktoberfest (Story)
Nov 03, 2016
Top 10 Halloween costumes for 2016 (Story)
Nov 03, 2016
From campus to campaigns (Story)
Nov 02, 2016
Deadline approaches for advance ballots (Media)
Oct 27, 2016
JR Simon gets surprised with full scholarship (Story)
Oct 14, 2016
‘Out Here in Kansas’ premiere opens conversation to sell-out crowd (Story)
Oct 10, 2016
Documentary explores relationship between Christians, LGBTQ people (Story)
Oct 08, 2016
Volleyball gets second straight sweep against Bradley (Story)
Sep 25, 2016
‘Convenience store on wheels’ rolls onto Metroplex (Story)
Sep 23, 2016
Pre-pharmacy student’s day goes full-scale (Story)
Sep 23, 2016
Cheer student goes from mats to class (Story)
Sep 22, 2016
Student athletes launch “Reading with the Shockers” (Story)
Sep 22, 2016
McCarthy transitions from active duty to full time student (Story)
Sep 15, 2016
Panhellenic Council wraps up recruitment week (Story)
Sep 08, 2016
Muma appointed new VP for enrollment (Story)