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Salukis take two in home opener against Western Illinois Leathernecks

Salukis take two in home opener against Western Illinois Leathernecks

By Adam Warfel, Sports Editor

March 1, 2019


Filed under Baseball, SIU Men's Sports, Sports

Southern took two in their home opening doubleheader against the Western Illinois Leathernecks at Itchy Jones Stadium.

Southern wins 13-9 at Belmont

Southern wins 13-9 at Belmont

By Adam Warfel, Sports Editor

February 28, 2019


Filed under Baseball, SIU Men's Sports, Sports

The Saluki offense poured on five runs in the first inning against the Bruins when senior infielder Nikola Vasic and senior outfielder Will Larue executed a double steal, which brought Vasic home.

Southern’s big first half leads to win over Evansville Purple Aces

Southern’s big first half leads to win over Evansville Purple Aces

By Adam Warfel, Sports Editor

February 27, 2019


Filed under Basketball, SIU Men's Basketball, SIU Men's Sports, Sports

A first half which featured 50 points and 60 percent shooting from Southern proved to be enough as they defeated Evansville, 98-91.

Saluki Women’s Golf finishes third in Texas

Saluki Women’s Golf finishes third in Texas

By Adam Warfel, Sports Editor

February 26, 2019


Filed under Golf, SIU Women's Sports, Sports

In their second tournament of their spring season Saluki women's golf finished third in the Islander's Classic out of 11 teams in the field.

Women’s basketball: Where does Southern stand?

Women’s basketball: Where does Southern stand?

By Tamar Mosby, Sports Reporter

February 25, 2019


Filed under Basketball, SIU Women's Sports, Sports

"I’m choosing to put my faith in Southern head coach Cindy Stein and her team," Tamar Mosby, sports reporter, writes.

Desert duty: Saluki Golf finishes 14th in Desert Intercollegiate

Desert duty: Saluki Golf finishes 14th in Desert Intercollegiate

By Adam Warfel, Sports Editor

February 24, 2019


Filed under Golf, SIU Men's Sports, Sports

The Southern men's golf team competed in the Wyoming Desert Intercollegiate over the weekend in Palm Desert California.

Men’s basketball: Defense propels Southern past Loyola Ramblers

Men’s basketball: Defense propels Southern past Loyola Ramblers

By Tamar Mosby, Sports Reporter

February 24, 2019


Filed under Baseball, SIU Men's Sports, Sports

“Everyone in the league can beat everyone. You don’t get a break on any game you play,” said Loyola head coach Porter Moser. “Every single game there are good players who are well coached. This will be the craziest St. Louis I’ve been apart of.”

Saluki Baseball splits doubleheader with Memphis Tigers

Saluki Baseball splits doubleheader with Memphis Tigers

By Adam Warfel, Sports Editor

February 24, 2019


Filed under Baseball, SIU Men's Sports, Sports

Southern split the series against Memphis this weekend after rain shortened what was supposed to be a three game series into two.

Second half stunner: Defense leads win over Valparaiso Crusaders

Second half stunner: Defense leads win over Valparaiso Crusaders

By Adam Warfel, Sports Editor

February 24, 2019


Filed under Basketball, SIU Women's Sports, Sports, Women's Basketball

SIU Women's Basketball defense held Valparaiso to 36 percent shooting and 27 percent in the third quarter to pull away with a 58-47 win.

Softball falls to Creighton Bluejays, nine game win streak ends

Softball falls to Creighton Bluejays, nine game win streak ends

By Tamar Mosby, Sports Reporter

February 24, 2019


Filed under SIU Women's Sports, Softball, Sports

"We didn't quite strike it as well this weekend, but we did a lot of other good things," said Saluki head coach Kerri Blaylock. "You take your wins. We're 10-3 and two of our losses are by one run. We're playing well, we just have to keep on grinding. It's a long season."

Saluki Track and Field wins big At MVC Indoor Championships

Saluki Track and Field wins big At MVC Indoor Championships

By Tamar Mosby, Sports Reporter

February 24, 2019


Filed under Sports, Track Cross Country

Southern entered the competition with several number one marks and top three marks. For overall team scores, the women finished in third with 95 points behind Indiana and Illinois State, while the men finished in fifth on their end with 79 points.

Women’s basketball scratches out win in Chicago, sweeps Loyola

Women’s basketball scratches out win in Chicago, sweeps Loyola

By Tamar Mosby, Sports Reporter

February 22, 2019


Filed under Basketball, SIU Women's Sports, Sports, Women's Basketball

The Salukis got of to a late start in tonight’s game, but took off in the second half to win the game 64-41.

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