Daily Egyptian

Baseball, track facilities named to honor coaches

By Joe Ragusa

June 4, 2012

Filed under Baseball, Sports, Track Cross Country

The SIU Athletic Department will honor current and former coaches by adorning their names on two of the newest facilities.The new track facility will be named the Lew Hartzog Track and Field Complex to commemorate former men...

Track and field finishes third, fourth during championships

By Akeem Glaspie

May 14, 2012

Filed under Sports, Track Cross Country

Several Salukis may have ended their careers with event wins, but the SIU track and field program did not add another conference title to its mantle with the Missouri Valley Outdoor Championship.The Saluki women and men placed ...

Track men, women fall to Redbirds in dual meet

By Akeem Glaspie

April 7, 2012

Filed under Sports, Track Cross Country

The SIU men’s and women’s track and field teams fell to conference rival Illinois State in a dual meet Friday and Saturday at Normal.The Salukis competed in 19 events with both teams taking second. The women were eight points short o...

SIU thrower wins Championship

By Akeem Glaspie

March 17, 2012

Filed under Sports, Track Cross Country

Lambert, McCall receive All-American honorsThrowers Jeneva McCall and J.C. Lambert each entered their third and final NCAA Indoor National Championship with different reasons to feel pressure.McCall was selected as the favorite ...

Top SIU athletes compete for National Championships

By Akeem Glaspie

March 8, 2012

Filed under Sports, Track Cross Country

Three Saluki track and field athletes will compete for a chance to take home a National Championship win for SIU.Senior throwers J.C. Lambert and Jeneva McCall, along with senior multi-event athlete Malaikah Love, will compet...

Salukis break records but fail to qualify for NCAA Championships

By Akeem Glaspie

March 4, 2012

Filed under Sports, Track Cross Country

As members of the SIU track and field team who qualified for championships prepare for the NCAA Indoor Championships, non-qualified members competed for a final chance to make the championships during the weekend.Three members of...

Men’s track, field wins first MVC title in 20 years

By Akeem Glaspie

February 26, 2012

Filed under Sports, Track Cross Country

The men's track and field team got off to a fast start at the Missouri Valley Conference Indoor Championship, and kept it up during the weekend as it left with a first-place win.The MVC championship marks the 12th in program ...

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