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Salukis build confidence with first win over SLU

By Tony McDaniel

February 10, 2014

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, 2014

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 ...

Inspiring player works to continue her success

By Tyler Davis

January 15, 2014

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, 2013

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...

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