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Baseball swept by Illinois State

By Joe Ragusa

May 5, 2012

Filed under Baseball, Sports

 The Salukis couldn't find a win when they traveled to Illinois State for a three-game series Friday through Sunday.SIU (25-23, 9-9 Missouri Valley Conference) lost 8-1 Sunday to Illinois State (26-16, 8-8 MVC) as the Redbirds comp...

Baseball topples Illini with late-inning rally

By Joe Ragusa

April 30, 2012

Filed under Baseball, Latest News, Sports

The Salukis scored five runs in the final two innings to topple the Fighting Illini in a mid-week contest Tuesday.SIU (25-20) went into the top of the eighth inning against Illinois (25-19) trailing 3-2, but after a double by s...

Baseball squanders chance to take first place in the Valley

By Joe Ragusa

April 28, 2012

Filed under Baseball, Sports

Missouri State was baffled by Saluki junior left-hander Cody Forsythe for 115 pitches in Friday's series opener. It was pitch number 116 that won the game for the Bears.Missouri State junior outfielder Keenen Maddox drilled a ...

Baseball gears up for series against conference-leading Missouri State

By Joe Ragusa

April 26, 2012

Filed under Baseball, Sports

Even though the SIU baseball team has the opportunity to take first place against Missouri State in the Missouri Valley Conference, the team looks at this weekend's series like any other.“We try not to pay too much attentio...

Serritella and Sivertsen provide big numbers for Saluki baseball team

By Joe Ragusa

April 17, 2012

Filed under Baseball, Sports

Chicago is one of coach Ken Henderson’s favorite spots to recruit, and two of his best hitters on the Salukis hail from the area.For Chris Serritella and Jordan Sivertsen, their journey to Carbondale didn’t start until they wer...

Baseball faces Tennessee-Martin in mid-week contest

By Joe Ragusa

April 16, 2012

Filed under Baseball, Sports

Saluki baseball hasn't played well in mid-week games all season, but coach Ken Henderson said he's hopeful that will change.“It's tough. You get this late in the year, and with the conference games, there's just so much emphas...

Baseball swept by Dallas Baptist

By Joe Ragusa

April 14, 2012

Filed under Baseball, Sports

Freshman right-hander Sam Coonrod’s pitching could have given the Salukis a victory Saturday, but the bullpen couldn't keep Dallas Baptist off the board as the Salukis squandered their chance to avoid a sweep.Sophomore relievers...

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