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SIU cross-country coach leaves, interim coach named

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

November 18, 2015

Filed under Sports, Track Cross Country

David Beauchem, SIU cross-country coach and distance coach for the track and field team, left the Salukis at the end of the cross-country season to become the Director of Track and Field Operations at Florida State.Gary Holda, ...

Two Salukis earn All-MVC honors at MVC Championships

By Sean Carley, @SCarleyDE

October 31, 2015

Filed under Sports, Track Cross Country

SIU's cross country teams finished their 2015 conference season on Saturday in Evansville, Ind., at the Missouri Valley Championships. The men's team finished fifth out of ten and the women's team finished ninth.Junior Brandon Shemonia...

SIU cross-country keeps expectations in check

By Sean Carley, @SCarleyDE

October 28, 2015

Filed under Sports, Track Cross Country

The Saluki men and women's cross-country teams are in a different position a year after both teams entered the Missouri Valley Conference Championship ranked No. 2. Going into Saturday's MVC Championship the men are ranked six...

Get to know the new Saluki track and field coach

By Sean Carley, @SCarleyDE

September 28, 2015

Filed under Sports, Track Cross Country

There will be a familiar face leading the Saluki track and field teams this year.Kathleen Raske, a 1990 SIUC graduate, was hired as Director of Track and Field/Cross Country to replace Connie Price-Smith on Aug. 11. Price-Smi...

Track and field searching for replacements after five coaches leave SIU

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

August 18, 2015

Filed under Sports, Track Cross Country

Track and field has lost all but one event coach after Connie Price-Smith left for the University of Mississippi on July 21.Kathleen Raske, who was hired as the director of Saluki Track and Field/Cross-Country on Aug. 11, has beg...

Women’s cross-country focused on the long run in life

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

January 27, 2015

Filed under Basketball, Sports, Track Cross Country

Academics and athletics are two separate specializations, but for student athletes, the two become one.The women’s cross-country team had the highest team grade point average last semester with a 3.659, according to informati...

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