Daily Egyptian

Salukis start tourney today

By Tony McDaniel

May 6, 2014

Filed under Softball, Sports

Saluki softball has not won a Missouri Valley Conference Tournament since 1991, but that could change this weekend.SIU (28-23, 15-11) will open the 2014 MVC tournament today, and with three straight wins can clinch a birth in the ...

Salukis shock Wichita State

By Kayli Plotner

April 27, 2014

Filed under Softball, Sports

Saluki softball continued its stretch of late-season victories with a series win over the first place team in the Missouri Valley Conference.The Salukis (27-21, 14-9) traveled to Wichita State University (31-20, 18-6) for a three-game set wh...

Junior put in place to lead Saluki softball

By Tony McDaniel

April 6, 2014

Filed under Softball, Sports

A familiar face will be the first to the plate in the Saluki lineup.Junior center fielder Kalyn Harker is hitting the ball well as of late, so well Coach Kerri Blaylock moved her to the top of the order.Harker said being a lead...

Racers call for mercy against Dawgs

By Tony McDaniel

April 1, 2014

Filed under Softball, Sports

After five games away from Charlotte West Stadium, SIU scored early and often to send Murray State University back to the commonwealth early.The Salukis scored seven runs in the third inning and also had their first grand slam of the year to...

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