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Salukis embrace Olympic experience

By Alex Rostowsky

August 21, 2012

Filed under Sports, Swimming

Swimming coach Rick Walker said he enjoyed his time at the Summer Olympics and would go back if given the opportunity, but that is not his main goal.“If my work brings me to that, fine,” he said. “I’m more concentrated o...

NCAA releases academic reports

By Joe Ragusa

June 25, 2012

Filed under Baseball, Basketball, Football, Golf, Latest News, Softball, Sports, Swimming, Tennis, Track Cross Country, Volleyball

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...

Swimmer qualifies for Olympic trials

By Caleb Motsinger

April 26, 2012

Filed under Sports, Swimming

A Saluki swimmer has qualified for the Olympic trials for the first time in 12 years.Junior Justin Wolfe’s time in the 100-meter butterfly at an independent meet in Nashville, Tenn., Saturday made him the first Saluki to meet...

Saluki men’s swimming and diving takes third at MAC Championships

By Caleb Motsinger

March 4, 2012

Filed under Sports, Swimming

While the Salukis placed third in the Mid-American Conference Championships, coach Rick Walker brought home the honor of 2012 conference Swimming Coach of the Year.The SIU men's swimming and diving teams traveled Wednesday to ...

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