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Women’s tennis team streaks into conference

By Matt Wells, @mattwells_DE

March 23, 2015

Filed under Sports, Tennis

It takes many different types of wins throughout a season for a team to be great.SIU women’s tennis (9-6) extended its win streak to 8 matches since Feb. 23 in Friday's doubleheader after they swept Western Illinois (1-15, 0-...

Men and women wrap up fall tennis season

By Brent Meske

November 9, 2014

Filed under Sports, Tennis

As the fall season comes to a close, the men's and women's tennis teams will work during the offseason to continue success during its spring season.While both teams have had success, neither is complacent with how the first half o...

Tennis duo builds on success

By Brent Meske

October 21, 2014

Filed under Sports, Tennis

Senior Natasha Tomishima and sophomore Meagan Monaghan have great chemistry as a doubles team and this season’s results show it.“[Tomishima] is like the peanut butter to my jelly,” Monaghan said. “We just work so well together.”Las...

Women’s tennis can’t advance past second round

By Brent Meske

October 20, 2014

Filed under Sports, Tennis

The women’s tennis team traveled to Tulsa, Okla. this weekend for their toughest tournament of the year.Four players traveled to the ITA Regional Tournament and combined to win seven matches, but none after the second round. ...

Salukis gain wins, experience at ITA Regional

By Thomas Donley

October 13, 2014

Filed under Sports, Tennis

The SIU men’s tennis team proved itself at the Intercollegiate Tennis Association Central Regional in Norman, Okla., this weekend.Junior Jonny Rigby was the only Saluki to start in the main singles draw. He defeated Nebraska junior B...

SIU out duels EIU in Saluki Fall Classic

By Brent Meske

October 12, 2014

Filed under Sports, Tennis

The Saluki women’s tennis team won nine of its matches in its only home meet of the fall season.SIU finished with seven wins and three losses in singles play and two wins and four losses in doubles against Eastern Illinois Un...

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