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Usery hopes to elevate athletes games to another level

By Ted Ward, @TedWard_15

December 13, 2015

Filed under Sports, Track Cross Country

After taking over as SIU's track and field coach, Kathleen Raske added an impressive Southeastern Conference athlete as an assistant coach for this year's team in September.Former University of Florida graduate assistant Alishea...

Saluki track and field is ready to compete despite changes

By Ted Ward, @TedWard_DE

November 30, 2015

Filed under Sports, Track Cross Country

SIU track and field will return to action Saturday after an offseason full of change.New Director of Track and Field Kathleen Raske leads a coaching staff of new hires into this season, with a women's team that ranked No. 9 last year in th...

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, ...

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...

Salukis hire new track and field coach

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

August 10, 2015

Filed under Sports, Track Cross Country

SIU Athletic Director Tommy Bell and the SIU Athletic Department named Kathleen Raske the new track and field coach on Tuesday. Raske will replace former coach Connie Price-Smith, who accepted the head coaching job at the Universi...

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