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SIU bounces back at Leadoff Classic

By Terrance Peacock

February 25, 2013

The Saluki softball team traveled to Florida for the third week in a row and left with three wins after the weekend’s NFCA Leadoff Classic in Clearwater, Fla.The Salukis (7-8) came off of a disappointing tournament last weekend ...



February 20, 2013

Softball swings, misses at Gulf Coast tourney

By Terrance Peacock

February 18, 2013

The Saluki softball team struggled mightily over the weekend, losing four out of five games, including a 10-1 loss to top ranked Alabama at the Florida Gulf Coast Tournament.The Salukis (4-6) were impressive in their first sea...

The swinging salukis

The swinging salukis

February 13, 2013

Team starts sweet, finishes sour

By Terrance Peacock

February 10, 2013

 The Salukis started their 2013 season in Fla. with wins in three out of their first four games, but ended on a low note over the weekend at the Dot Richardson Invitational.A strong pitching performance by senior Brittney Lang...

Saluki catcher leads young team

By Ben Conrady

November 19, 2012

Junior catcher Allie Vadeboncouer was a Saluki softball team leader at the plate last season and finished the year with a .317 batting average while belting eight home runs and 51 RBI. As a catcher, she also helped the team’s fres...

Depth in softball lineup key in fall wins

By Demario Smith-Phipps

September 17, 2012

With two home runs and 19 scored runs in two games, the Saluki softball team’s offense looks very sharp.Although the team lost its top two hitters from last season — Mallory Duran-Sellers (.363 average) and Haley Gorman (...

NCAA releases academic reports

By Joe Ragusa

June 25, 2012

The NCAA released the Academic Progress Rates (APR) for all of its’ schools Wednesday for the 2010-2011 school year. The APR is measures a team’s academic performance, and teams that have a multiyear score fall below 900 fac...

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