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Salukis split softball doubleheader with Sycamores

By Matt Wells, @mattwells_DE

April 26, 2015

Filed under Softball, Sports

SIU softball (19-23-1, 13-10) split Sunday’s doubleheader with the Indiana State Sycamores (20-26, 12-11 ) with a 5-1 loss in game one and a 7-6 comeback win in game two at Price Field in Terre Haute, Ind.Saturday's game was...

Wisconsin and Duke square off for all the glory Monday. Which team wins and why?

By Sports Desk

April 5, 2015

Filed under Basketball, Sports

March Madness ends Monday with the NCAA championship game. Wisconsin and Duke square off for all the glory. Which team wins and why?  Aaron Graff - Sports Editor Wisconsin wins because of experience. Duke beat Wisconsin by ...

Errors make it difficult to win

By Matt Wells, @mattwells_DE

April 4, 2015

Filed under Baseball, Sports

The Saluki baseball team (5-25, 1-5) was swept by Central Arkansas (17-9, 8-4) in a three-game series from Thursday to Saturday at Itchy Jones Stadium.On Thursday, the Dawgs lost 5-2. Senior pitcher Aaron Hauge pitched an up a...

Women’s golf comes back to win Saluki Invitational

By Matt Wells, @mattwells_DE

March 31, 2015

Filed under Golf, Sports

SIU women’s golf won the two-day Saluki Invitational on Monday at Hickory Ridge Golf Course in Carbondale for the fourth consecutive time.The team split into an 'A' and 'B' team, with the 'B' team finishing third in the 11-team tournament...

Women’s tennis team streaks into conference

By Matt Wells, @mattwells_DE

March 23, 2015

Filed under Sports, Tennis

It takes many different types of wins throughout a season for a team to be great.SIU women’s tennis (9-6) extended its win streak to 8 matches since Feb. 23 in Friday's doubleheader after they swept Western Illinois (1-15, 0-...

Saluki to compete in NCAA Championship

By Matt Wells, @mattwells_DE

March 17, 2015

Filed under Sports, Swimming

SIU Diver Kaixuan "Sherry" Zhang is competing for the second year in a row in the NCAA Diving Championships starting Thursday.Zhang qualified in both the 3-meter and 1-meter dives with scores of 682.45 and 634.05 respectively at...

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