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Senior swimmers cherish careers

By Aaron Graff

January 30, 2014

Filed under News, Sports, Swimming

The Saluki swimming and diving teams will honor their seniors Saturday before a home meet against the University of Evansville Purple Aces.Evansville is a conference opponent for both the men and women’s teams, and this will be the last regular...

Salukis control first spring meet

By Aaron Graff

January 20, 2014

Filed under Sports, Swimming

The Saluki swimming and diving teams started their spring season nearly perfect, even after a lot of training in a short amount of time.The University of Arkansas at Little Rock faced the Salukis for the first time as a conference oppon...

Salukis gain conference foe

By Aaron Graff

January 16, 2014

Filed under News, Sports, Swimming

The Saluki swimming and diving teams have five opponents left in only three meets before the conference championships. The first of those three starting Saturday at University of Arkansas-Little Rock.The UALR Trojans have recen...

Recruits to join Saluki swimming, diving family

By Aaron Graff

December 2, 2013

Filed under Sports, Swimming

The Salukis have signed a few family ties for the fall season, as recruitment is well on its way for the SIU swimming and diving team.Walker said the team did not have a lot of scholarship money this year to give out, but the team has si...

Salukis remember fall, but shift focus

By Aaron Graff

December 1, 2013

Filed under Sports, Swimming

The SIU swimming and diving team broke multiple school records this semester and improved its times and scores throughout the season.The team had its last meets Nov. 21-24 and coach Rick Walker is very pleased with the results from b...

SIU won’t break, unless it’s a school record

By Aaron Graff

November 25, 2013

Filed under Sports, Swimming

Sophomore diver Cheri Zhang shattered the school record in the 3-meter dive during the weekend while the Salukis competed in two separate meets.SIU’s coaching staff determined where every swimmer would go based on his or her ...

Salukis separate for more individual swims

By Aaron Graff

November 21, 2013

Filed under News, Sports, Swimming

The Saluki swimming and diving team will split in half this weekend to compete in the Missouri Invite in Colombia, Mo. and the Phoenix invite in Chicago.Saluki swimmers had to qualify to go to the Missouri Invite with their best ti...

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