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A Family Affair: Meet Saluki Basketball’s Martin Sisters

A Family Affair: Meet Saluki Basketball’s Martin Sisters

By Tamar Mosby, Sports Reporter

November 4, 2018


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

SIU Women’s Basketball star Nicole Martin will be taking the court this season with another Saluki star who happens to share her last name. Early this year women’s head coach Cindy Stein decided to add former Southern track star and fifth year senior Kezia Martin, sister of Nicole, to her 2018-2019 roster.

Saluki volleyball falls to Evansville

Saluki volleyball falls to Evansville

By Adam Warfel, Sports Reporter

November 3, 2018


Filed under SIU Women's Sports, Sports, Volleyball

Saluki volleyball (5-22, MVC 1-13) fell to the University of Evansville (9-19, MVC 3-12) in three sets (25-16, 25-18,25-12). The Dawgs team were looking to build off their win from yesterday against Indiana State after dropping 14 straight matches. Southern holds a 44-13 advantage all-time agai...

SIU falls to Western Illinois in conference matchup

SIU falls to Western Illinois in conference matchup

By Adam Warfel, Sports Reporter

November 3, 2018


Filed under Football, SIU Men's Sports, Sports

The Saluki football team fell to Western Illinois (5-4, MVFC 4-2) 34-31 Saturday afternoon. “That’s a good football team,” Head coach Nick Hill said. “I think that they’ll be in the playoffs.” Southern has won eight straight games against the Leathernecks dating back to 2002.. An interception...

Saluki Football defeats Missouri State for first conference win

Saluki Football defeats Missouri State for first conference win

By Adam Warfel, Sports Reporter

October 27, 2018


Filed under Football, SIU Men's Sports, Sports

Saluki football ends losing streak with a 49-35 victory against the Missouri State Bears. (4-4, MVFC 2-3).

Humble and hardworking: Meet Saluki swimmer Jimmy Dooley

Humble and hardworking: Meet Saluki swimmer Jimmy Dooley

By Tamar Mosby, Sports Reporter

October 25, 2018


Filed under Sports, Swimming

Despite a tough start to the season for SIU Swimming and Diving, Saluki swimmer, Jimmy Dooley has kicked off his season with success.

Southern falls to Indiana State in Homecoming game

Southern falls to Indiana State in Homecoming game

By Adam Warfel, Sports Reporter

October 20, 2018


Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Southern (1-6, MVFC 0-4) fell to Indiana State (3-4, MVFC 1-3) in the Homecoming game 24-21.

Saluki Volleyball drops tenth straight game to Illinois State

Saluki Volleyball drops tenth straight game to Illinois State

By Adam Warfel, Sports Reporter

October 19, 2018


Filed under SIU Women's Sports, Sports, Volleyball

SIU (4-18, 0-9 MVC) fell to Illinois State (17-5, 9-1 MVC) in three sets 25-16, 25-20, 25-8.

Joseph prepares for first season as Track and Field director

Joseph prepares for first season as Track and Field director

By Tamar Mosby, Sports Reporter

October 19, 2018


Filed under Sports, Track Cross Country

One of SIU athletics’ newest faces is Rosalind Joseph who was recently hired as the director of Saluki Track and Field and Cross Country.

Jeremy Chinn: The king swiper of safeties

Jeremy Chinn: The king swiper of safeties

By Adam Warfel, Sports Reporter

October 18, 2018


Filed under Football, SIU Men's Sports, Sports

Junior safety Jeremy Chinn has shown to be loyal on Southern’s defensive side of the ball since he arrived at SIU in 2016.

SIU still seeking conference win after loss to ISU

SIU still seeking conference win after loss to ISU

By Tamar Mosby, Sports Reporter

October 13, 2018


Filed under Football, Sports

The Dawgs (1-4, 0-3 MVFC) fell in this evening’s football matchup against the Illinois State University Redbirds (4-0, 1-1 MVFC) losing the game 51-3.

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