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Salukis shock Wichita State

By Kayli Plotner

April 28, 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 7, 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 2, 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...

Salukis split doubleheader with SLU

By Tony McDaniel

March 26, 2014

Filed under Softball, Sports

Saluki softball turned in a Jekyl and Hyde type performance in their first mid-week matchup of the season.The Salukis (13-12) traveled to Saint Louis University (14-11) Tuesday for a doubleheader against the Billikens. The Salukis came into the ga...

Dawgs dominate Drake to turn season around

By Tony McDaniel

March 23, 2014

Filed under Softball, Sports

SIU scored 20 runs in three games at Charlotte West Stadium to begin to turn their season around.The Salukis came into the three-game series with a 10-12 record while Drake entered the weekend underachieving with 16 losses and jus...

Dawgs duo dates back to childhood

By Tony McDaniel

March 17, 2014

Filed under Softball, Sports

Two teammates on the SIU softball team have each been Salukis for two years, but their days of playing together go back much further than Charlotte West Stadium.Junior pitcher Alyssa Wunderlich and sophomore shortstop Kelsey Go...

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