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Inspiring player works to continue her success

By Tyler Davis

January 15

Filed under Sports, Tennis

The SIU women’s tennis team is coming off two consecutive record-setting seasons and owes a portion of that success to junior Natasha Tomishima.Tomishima, from Campo Grande, Brazil, led the team in victories last year and w...

Outnumbered Salukis salvage weekend tournament

By Symone Woolridge

October 29

Filed under Sports, Tennis

 A pittance of three, which included two of the youngest Salukis, packed for out-of-state travel as they concluded their fall season during the weekend.The team included the members who did not travel to the Intercollegiate Tenni...

Salukis battle through minor setbacks

By Symone Woolridge

October 8

Filed under Sports, Tennis

Competing in their third consecutive competition of the season, the Saluki women traveled to St. Louis for their toughest battle thus far.During the three-day Missouri Valley Conference Individual Championship, junior Natasha Tomishima and s...

Women’s Tennis triumphs despite weather conditions

By Symone Woolridge

October 1

Filed under Sports, Tennis

On a breezy Sunday morning the Salukis awaited the start of their first home tournament, but rain covered the tennis courts and prevented the Salukis from competing at the allotted time.During the Fall Classic tournament the Sa...

Men’s tennis finds good in tough losses

By Tyler Dixon

September 24

Filed under Sports, Tennis

The Salukis had trouble finding their rhythm during the weekend in Murfreesboro,Tenn., but were able to grab a few wins against talented opponents.SIU entered the tournament with only six players on its roster. The team is com...

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