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SIU men’s tennis reloads with youth

By Thomas Donley

September 3

Filed under News, Photos, Sports, Tennis

The SIU men’s tennis team is going with a youth movement this fall.Saluki coach Dann Nelson said with only three returning players from 2013 to 2014 he would need to recruit plenty of freshmen to fill his roster. He brought in ...

Saluki senior returns as coach

By Thomas Donley

August 25

Filed under Sports, Tennis

This summer the SIU men’s tennis coaching staff experienced addition by subtraction from its roster.Rafael Cuadrillero’s 6-2, 6-2 loss to Wichita State University in the Missouri Valley Conference Championship semifinals o...

Salukis play final set in MVC tournament

By Tyler Davis

April 27

Filed under Sports, Tennis

The Salukis’ run at a second-straight appearance in the title match of the Missouri Valley Conference Championship came to an abrupt end Saturday. The weekend started well for the women’s tennis team, which was ranked seco...

Dawgs end season with tough semi-final loss

By Tony McDaniel

April 27

Filed under Sports, Tennis

The SIU men’s tennis team’s season ended Saturday with a loss in the semi-finals of the Missouri Valley Conference Tournament. The Salukis fell 4-0 to Wichita State University and only managed to win one set in the match.Coach...

Salukis set to open MVC

By Tyler Davis

April 24

Filed under News, Sports, Tennis

It has been nearly 30 years since SIU women’s tennis reigned supreme in the Missouri Valley Conference, but this week the team has a chance to return the hardware to Carbondale.Friday marks the beginning of the MVC tournament. Fo...

Women’s tennis opens conference play Wednesday

By Tyler Davis

March 23

Filed under Sports, Tennis

Wichita State dominates the Missouri Valley Conference in high profile sports such as basketball and baseball, but the Shockers’ success spans nearly all athletics, including tennis.SIU women’s tennis has been competitive wi...

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