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Pierre and Estrada face misdemeanor charges

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

November 10, 2015

Filed under Basketball, Sports, Volleyball

Saluki women's basketball senior forward/center Dyana Pierre and sophomore volleyball outside hitter Andrea Estrada are facing misdemeanor charges from an incident on Oct. 25. The athletes were charged with criminal damage to ...

SIU volleyball wins six straight after a sweep of Evansville

By Evan Jones, @EvanJones_DE

November 7, 2015

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

The SIU volleyball team (20-7, 11-3) extended its winning streak to six after a sweep (25-16, 25-19, 25-13) of Evansville (8-20, 2-12) on Saturday night.The Missouri Valley Conference's leading scorer, Evansville sophomore hit...

Saluki volleyball wins fourth straight match

By Evan Jones, @EvanJones_DE

October 31, 2015

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

The SIU volleyball team (18-7, 9-3) beat Bradley (6-19, 1-12) in four sets (25-22, 21-25, 25-16, 25-14) Saturday, completing the regular season sweep of the Braves.The Salukis led the entire first set and hit for a .385 effici...

SIU volleyball comes from behind for win in Chicago

By Evan Jones, @EvanJones_DE

October 30, 2015

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

The SIU volleyball team (17-7, 8-3) traveled to Chicago on Friday to take on the Loyola Ramblers (18-6, 7-4), a team that beat SIU in Carbondale earlier this season.The Salukis won in five sets (26-28, 26-28, 25-21, 25-21, 19-17) in a...

Pippen breaks SIU’s blocking record

By Evan Jones, @EvanJones_DE

October 26, 2015

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Senior middle hitter Taylor Pippen broke an SIU volleyball record Saturday.Her five block assists in the 3-1 victory against Northern Iowa put her career total for block assists to 384 — breaking the record set by Chandra Robers...

Salukis sweep weekend series against Iowa teams

By Ted Ward, @TedWard_DE

October 25, 2015

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

SIU volleyball (16-7, 7-3) defeated Drake (13-14, 6-5) and Northern Iowa (13-11, 7-4) on Friday and Saturday, respectively. In the first match of the weekend, SIU used fast pace offense to throw off Drake resulting in a t...

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