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Salukis sweep Ramblers, improve to 11-9 in MVC

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

April 18, 2015

Filed under Softball, Sports

SIU softball (17-22-1, 11-9) swept Loyola (13-30, 3-16) and has won four of its last five Missouri Valley Conference games with six remaining this season. In game one, senior pitcher Katie Bertelsen (14-12) picked up her second c...

Governors rule the day against Salukis

By Thomas Donley, @tdonleyDE

April 15, 2015

Filed under Baseball, Sports

Three weeks after the SIU baseball team blew out Austin Peay State in Carbondale, the Governors turned the trick on the Salukis in a 17-7 non-conference victory in Clarksville, Tenn.Austin Peay (20-14, 11-7 Ohio Valley Conference) jumped on s...

Salukis split doubleheader with Purple Aces

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

April 15, 2015

Filed under Softball, Sports

SIU softball (14-22-1, 8-8) traveled to Evansville (10-33, 2-15) on Wednesday for a midweek doubleheader and came away with a win and a loss against the Missouri Valley Conference's worst team.Senior Katie Bertelsen (12-12) d...

SIU thrower attempting to make Rio 2016 Olympics

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

April 15, 2015

Filed under Sports, Track Cross Country

The International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) set the entry standards for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games on Tuesday. Junior thrower Josh Freeman posted on Facebook that he would attempt to make the United States roster f...

Salukis win first series of the year at Indiana State, can’t finish off sweep

By Thomas Donley, @TdonleyDE

April 12, 2015

Filed under Baseball, Sports

The SIU baseball team picked up its first series win of 2015 at Indiana State this weekend.The Salukis (7-28, 3-6) won consecutive games for the first time all season but stumbled Sunday in their attempt to sweep the Sycamores ...

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