After 20-years at the helm, Iradge Ahrabi-Fard announced he is retiring as the head volleyball coach at the University of Northern Iowa. During his tenure the Panthers claimed 503 victories, won nine conference championships and appeared in the N-C-A-A tournament eight times. Long-time assistant coach Bobbi Peterson has been named as his replacement. She takes over with mixed emotions. Peterson is a native of Dike.