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Saluki tennis’ biggest fans are themselves

By Tony McDaniel

March 18

Filed under Sports, Tennis

When looking for the biggest supporters of tennis at SIU, look no further than the players themselves.Tennis matches at SIU do not draw the amount of fans basketball and football does, which results in a quiet playing atmospher...

Women’s tennis offers to play with students

By Tyler Davis

March 17

Filed under Sports, Tennis

It is not every day that an average Carbondale business owner or SIU freshman gets the opportunity to play doubles tennis with Division I players.The women’s tennis team is hosting a fundraising tournament, which allows stu...

Salukis build confidence with first win over SLU

By Tony McDaniel

February 10

Filed under Sports, Tennis

The SIU men’s tennis team picked up its first win of the season Friday in dominant fashion over St. Louis University 6-1, while dropping only two matches.The Salukis started off the match against the Billikens by winning two o...

Women’s tennis has a sluggish start to season

By Tyler Davis

February 2

Filed under Sports, Tennis

The SIU women’s tennis team opened its season Saturday at the University of Arkansas and went winless against two nationally ranked teams.No. 49 Arkansas defeated SIU 7-0 and No. 63 University of North Texas swept the Salukis, 4-0. Coach ...

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