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Saluki volleyball hits aces in classroom

By Tyler Dixon

August 13, 2013

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

 Academic honors have been common for the Salukis over the past few years.The team earned their eighth consecutive American Volleyball Coaches Association Team Academic Award this past season with a spring 2013 cumulative GPA o...

Salukis fall to Redbirds

By Sarah Schneider

November 25, 2012

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

The Salukis’ best season in 10 years ended early as the team lost its first game of the Missouri Valley Conference tournament.SIU finished with a 21-9 overall record and 11-7 in conference after losing in three sets to Illinoi...

Final games prep volleyball for postseason

By Demario Smith-Phipps

November 18, 2012

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Saluki Volleyball split its matches this weekend, as it lost to Illinois State in a close contest Friday but defeated Indiana State Saturday.The Saluki women played point for point against the Redbirds but fell by the score of 19-25, 25-23, ...

SIU beats Evansville in four set matchup

By Sarah Schneider

November 4, 2012

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

The volleyball team’s second win over Evansville this season put SIU fourth in the Missouri Valley Conference standings.After losing the first set to Evansville (3-11, 8-19 MVC), the Salukis bounced back to take the last three se...

SIU splits weekend matches

By Sarah Schneider

October 28, 2012

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

The second set seemed to change both matches for the Salukis during the team’s weekend play.Despite the Bulldogs’ early three-point edge, SIU (18-6, 8-5 MVC) held on to take Friday’s first set. Despite the Salukis’ easy firs...

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