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Softball Superlatives

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

May 5, 2015

Filed under Softball, Sports

The Saluki softball team finished fifth in the Missouri Valley Conference this season and plays its first tournament game Thursday in Wichita, Kan.Here are my 2015 Saluki Softball awards:Most Valuable Player: Kalyn Harker, CF, Seni...

Softball excelling outside the diamond

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

March 4, 2015

Filed under Softball, Sports

The women’s softball team was honored on Feb. 17 for having all 17 of its players maintain a 3.0 grade point average or better and having a 3.616 average GPA last fall.Coach Kerri Blaylock is used to the academic success for he...

Dunn appoints search committee for athletic director

By Aaron Graff, @Aarongraff_DE

January 26, 2015

Filed under Sports

SIU President Randy Dunn appointed members to a search committee for a new athletic director Monday.Former athletic director Mario Moccia started the same position at his alma mater New Mexico State on Jan. 5.Harold Bardo, form...

Softball benefits from spring weather during winter workouts

By Melanie Early, @MelanieEarlyDE

January 19, 2015

Filed under Softball, Sports

SIU softball got dirt on its cleats Monday afternoon while practicing outside, thanks to warm January temperatures.The Salukis’ season is only three weeks away and senior pitcher Katie Bertelsen is happy to practice outside...

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