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Salukis hurdle through invite with nine titles

By Jack Robinson

April 7, 2013

Filed under Sports, Track Cross Country

To add to a team-total nine titles, SIU junior jumper Kenya Culmer and freshman sprinter Nikolai Gall took two titles each in Saturday’s Joey Haines Invitational meet.The Salukis took nine events and several top-five finishes ...

Salukis start outdoor with five titles

By Terrance Peacock

March 24, 2013

Filed under Sports, Track Cross Country

The SIU’s track and field teams began their outdoor season Friday and Saturday where it left off during the indoor season: winning titles and setting records.The Salukis traveled to Nashville, Tenn., to compete in the Vanderbil...

Salukis flounder in last-chance meet

By Terrance Peacock

March 3, 2013

Filed under Sports, Track Cross Country

The SIU track and field team continued its successful season with two event wins during the weekend’s last-chance meets, but members failed to qualify additional athletes for the NCAA Indoor National Championships.Last-chance mee...

Three Salukis named MVC champions

By Jack Robinson

February 25, 2013

Filed under Sports, Track Cross Country

The SIU track and field teams won four titles and placed 11th athletes on the All-Missouri Valley Conference team in the final indoor meet of the season.The Salukis traveled to the University of Northern Iowa to compete in the i...

SIU women address equality

SIU women address equality

February 20, 2013

Salukis notch four titles in Charleston

By Jack Robinson

February 18, 2013

Filed under Sports, Track Cross Country

Despite taking a downsized squad to Charleston, Saluki track and field left the Friday Night Special with four more event titles under the teams’ belts.The men finished third overall in the team competition, while the women no...

Runner goes the distance

By Terrance Peacock

February 12, 2013

Filed under Sports, Track Cross Country

The Saluki track team has performed at high levels the past few seasons thanks in large part to its distance runners.One runner, however, has won SIU track events since he first laced up his track shoes.Zach Dahleen, a senior...

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