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Tigers trounce Salukis

By Matt Ferguson

February 11, 2013

Filed under Sports, Tennis

SIU’s men’s tennis team found trouble facing the Tigers’ depth as they lost the last game of their road trip 4-0 Friday in Memphis.The Salukis played tough in singles. However, they either lost or couldn’t finish every match agai...

Mother nature drenches women’s tennis team

By Terrance Peacock

January 27, 2013

Filed under Sports, Tennis

Friday’s weather hindered Saturday’s performance as the SIU women’s tennis team opened the 2013 season with a 6-1 loss to the University of Louisville.Unstable weather conditions prompted the cancellation of Friday’s schedul...

Doubles pair nationally recognized

By Terrance Peacock

January 22, 2013

Filed under Sports, Tennis

Seniors Anastacia Simons and Melanie Delsart have known each other for four years. They lived in the same residence hall since they were freshmen and now share an apartment together.They also share the achievement of being the...

Nothwehr discusses past and future team success

By Demario Smith-Phipps

January 8, 2013

Filed under Sports, Tennis

 The Saluki women’s tennis team capped off a prosperous fall season with titles in every doubles flight they competed in at the Red Wolf Invitational in Jonesboro, Ark.Coach Audra Nothwehr said her team had a good stint in t...

Salukis win titles in each competition

By Demario Smith-Phipps

November 5, 2012

Filed under Sports, Tennis

The women’s tennis team more than redeemed itself during the weekend’s Red Wolf Invitational by winning titles in every doubles flight competition and taking singles titles in flights three, five and six.The accomplishments ...

Salukis hold on against ITA elite

By Demario Smith-Phipps

October 20, 2012

Filed under Sports, Tennis

The Saluki women’s tennis team had its best performance of the year at the ITA Women’s Central Region Tennis Championship during the weekend.“There was no one team or one singles player who stepped up in particular,” c...

Tennis wins individual MVC championship titles

By Demario Smith-Phipps

October 8, 2012

Filed under Sports, Tennis

The women’s tennis team won two individual titles at the Missouri Valley Conference Championships during the weekend.After a slow start to the No. 1 singles championship match against Wichita State junior Veronika Blaskova, se...

Results mixed for All-American men’s tennis

By Alex Rostowsky

October 3, 2012

Filed under Sports, Tennis

The Salukis faced some of the toughest individual competition they will see all year during the Intercollegiate Tennis Association’s All-American.The singles tournament, which was held on the University of Tulsa’s campus Saturday, featured more...

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