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NCAA releases academic reports

By Joe Ragusa

June 25, 2012

Filed under Baseball, Basketball, Football, Golf, News, Softball, Sports, Swimming, Tennis, Track Cross Country, Volleyball

The NCAA released the Academic Progress Rates (APR) for all of its’ schools Wednesday for the 2010-2011 school year. The APR is measures a team’s academic performance, and teams that have a multiyear score fall below 900 fac...

First baseman rounds out recruiting class

By Joe Ragusa

June 19, 2012

Filed under Baseball, Sports

When SIU recruit Zach Stoner was drafted by the Chicago White Sox in the 12th round of the Major League Baseball draft June 5, it left the Salukis with a hole in its roster.Stoner was supposed to be the heir apparent at first ba...

Three players snagged from Salukis in MLB draft

By Joe Ragusa

June 11, 2012

Filed under Baseball, Sports

Three Salukis got the call to the big leagues in this year’s MLB draft, and the jump to the professional ranks was too good to pass up for all of them.First baseman Chris Serritella, left-handed pitcher Nathan Dorris and fir...

Dorris taken in 17th round of MLB Draft by Cubs

By Joe Ragusa

June 6, 2012

Filed under Baseball, News, Sports

Junior left-handed pitcher Nathan Dorris was taken in the 17th round of the Major League Baseball Draft by the Chicago Cubs Wednesday with the 524th overall pick.Dorris was 7-4 with a 4.17 ERA in 16 appearances this season, 14 o...

Baseball, track facilities named to honor coaches

By Joe Ragusa

June 5, 2012

Filed under Baseball, Sports, Track Cross Country

The SIU Athletic Department will honor current and former coaches by adorning their names on two of the newest facilities.The new track facility will be named the Lew Hartzog Track and Field Complex to commemorate former men...

Baseball ends season with 8-6 loss in MVC championship game

By Joe Ragusa

May 29, 2012

Filed under Baseball, Sports

The Salukis jumped ahead early in the championship game of the Missouri Valley Conference tournament against Creighton, but the lead didn’t hold and the Salukis were denied their first bid to the NCAA tournament in 22 years.Creig...

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