Daily Egyptian

Track and field attempts to hit the ground running

By Aaron Graff

January 7, 2014

Filed under Sports, Track Cross Country

The Salukis will host their first scored meet of 2014 this Friday and Saturday with one thrower already setting his sights on a national bid.Sophomore Josh Freeman said at the end of every track season the top throwers in the ...

Predicted positions alter after final race

By Symone Woolridge

November 18, 2013

Filed under Sports, Track Cross Country

 The Salukis have concluded their season, as they defeated some of the biggest colleges in the country.The SIU cross-country teams competed in the National Collegiate Athletic Association Regionals Friday as the women marked ano...

Salukis earn academic honors after making history

By Symone Woolridge

November 13, 2013

Filed under Sports, Track Cross Country

After bringing home two Missouri Valley Conference championships, seven SIU cross country runners were declared MVC Scholar-Athletes, making history yet again with the most honorees the team has ever had.Six women and one man have...

SIU makes history after taking home two MVC championships

By Symone Woolridge

November 4, 2013

Filed under Sports, Track Cross Country

After long practices and intense workouts, the Saluki cross-country teams have shown that hard work pays off.Both men and women of the SIU cross-country teams were declared Missouri Valley Conference Champions Saturday afternoo...

Cross Country faces nation’s premier competition

By Symone Woolridge

October 20, 2013

Filed under Sports, Track Cross Country

The men and women’s cross-country teams went head-to-head with some of the best competition in the country Saturday at the Indiana State Pre-National Invitational.The Blue 8K men’s race consisted of schools in the nation’s...

Saluki women dominate season opener

By Symone Woolridge

September 8, 2013

Filed under Sports, Track Cross Country

 The women’s Saluki cross-country team successfully defeated the competition at the Eastern Illinois University Walt Crawford Open Friday, finishing with six runners in the top 10 and eight in the top 25.Junior Sadie Darne...

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