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Salukis’ short ball can’t overcome Billikens’ long ball

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

April 6, 2015

SIU softball (12-17-1) dropped a make-up game from March 18 to Saint Louis (24-12), 6-7 Monday night. The Billikens scored five of their seven runs on home runs, while the Salukis used small ball to battle back after traili...

SIU swept by UNI, fall to 6-3 in MVC

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

March 29, 2015

The Salukis played their first Missouri Valley Conference games on the road and limped away with three losses.SIU softball (11-14-1, 6-3 MVC) came into the weekend series against Northern Iowa (12-16, 6-2 MVC) batting .357—the ...

Salukis to improve on successful indoor season

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

March 25, 2015

The Saluki track and field team transitions indoor success to the outdoor season when they begin Friday.SIU finished the indoor season with an NCAA champion and a ninth place overall finish from the women’s team.Coach Connie Pric...

Finger injuries hinder success for All-American

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

March 24, 2015

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 ...

Salukis become Cowboys in NFL offseason

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

March 23, 2015

The Dallas Cowboys—2014 NFC East Champions—now have two former Salukis on its roster after separate offseason moves. Fullback Ray Agnew signed a two-year deal with the Cowboys on March 13. He said although he had opportuni...

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