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Shockers down Dawgs, take No. 3 seed

By Matt Ferguson

April 21, 2013

 The Salukis’ 6-1 loss to Wichita State decided the fight for the top three Missouri Valley Conference tennis spots.With two losses by Drake University (23-2, 5-0) and a win over the Shockers (15-7, 4-1 MVC), the Salukis (12...

Braves and Redbirds no match for Dawgs

By Matt Ferguson

April 8, 2013

The Salukis’ weekend road trip saw some close calls, but the men’s tennis team pulled through and won both matches against Bradley University and Illinois State 4-3, 5-2 respectively.SIU encountered issues in doubles play against B...

Dawgs scorch Trailblazers without hottest player

By Matt Ferguson

March 31, 2013

The Saluki men’s tennis team played for the first time outside at home Saturday and defeated the Vincennes Trailblazers, 6-1.Coach Dann Nelson said it felt good to beat the Trailblazers after the team’s previous experiences a...

SIU take nine straight

By Terrance Peacock

March 17, 2013

The SIU women’s tennis team traveled to Florida and came away with three more victories Tuesday through Friday to extend its winning streak to nine and its season record to 9-1.The Salukis are coming off their first Intercollegia...

Salukis end perfect at home

By Matt Ferguson

March 4, 2013

The SIU men’s tennis team added a 6-1 win against Eastern Illinois Friday and a 7-0 sweep against St. Louis University Saturday to give the team a perfect 4-0 record at home this season.The two wins came with difficulties for...

Tennis takes two at home

By Terrance Peacock

February 24, 2013

The SIU women’s tennis team emerged undefeated against both Austin Peay and McKendree 7-0 in a home doubleheader Friday at Sports Blast.The Salukis (6-1) are on a six-match winning streak and picked up their second and third sweeps of t...

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