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Pole vaulter joins four others at Ole Miss

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

August 19, 2015

Filed under Sports, Track Cross Country

Sophomore pole vaulter Lindsey Murray today announced on social media she will join former SIU coaches and one teammate at the University of Mississippi.Murray, the indoor and outdoor all-time SIU record holder, finished ninth ...

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...

Finger injuries hinder success for All-American

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

March 24, 2015

Filed under Sports, Track Cross Country

Holding a 16-pound shot put requires all the power your hand has to offer, and when your throwing hand has three injured fingers, it becomes far more difficult.Junior thrower Josh Freeman suffered strains in his index, middle and ...

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