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Pierre and Estrada face misdemeanor charges

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

November 10, 2015

Filed under Basketball, Sports, Volleyball

Saluki women's basketball senior forward/center Dyana Pierre and sophomore volleyball outside hitter Andrea Estrada are facing misdemeanor charges from an incident on Oct. 25. The athletes were charged with criminal damage to ...

SIU volleyball comes from behind for win in Chicago

By Evan Jones, @EvanJones_DE

October 30, 2015

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

The SIU volleyball team (17-7, 8-3) traveled to Chicago on Friday to take on the Loyola Ramblers (18-6, 7-4), a team that beat SIU in Carbondale earlier this season.The Salukis won in five sets (26-28, 26-28, 25-21, 25-21, 19-17) in a...

Pippen breaks SIU’s blocking record

By Evan Jones, @EvanJones_DE

October 26, 2015

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Senior middle hitter Taylor Pippen broke an SIU volleyball record Saturday.Her five block assists in the 3-1 victory against Northern Iowa put her career total for block assists to 384 — breaking the record set by Chandra Robers...

Salukis sweep weekend series against Iowa teams

By Ted Ward, @TedWard_DE

October 25, 2015

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

SIU volleyball (16-7, 7-3) defeated Drake (13-14, 6-5) and Northern Iowa (13-11, 7-4) on Friday and Saturday, respectively. In the first match of the weekend, SIU used fast pace offense to throw off Drake resulting in a t...

Saluki volleyball stomp Sycamores

By Evan Jones, @EvanJones_DE

October 16, 2015

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

The SIU volleyball team (14-6, 5-2) beat Indiana State (13-10, 2-6) in four sets Friday (25-9, 25-22, 25-20, 26-24).The Salukis started out the match taking advantage of Indiana State's eight attack errors in the first set. The Salu...

SIU volleyball survives fourth set to top Evansville

By Evan Jones, @EvanJones_DE

October 10, 2015

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

The SIU volleyball team (13-6, 4-2) beat Evansville (7-13, 1-5) in four sets (25-19, 15-25, 25-13, 29-27) Saturday night in Evansville, Ind.Missouri Valley Conference's most efficient blocker and Saluki sophomore middle hitte...

SIU volleyball falls to conference opponent Loyola

By Evan Jones, @EvanJones_DE

October 3, 2015

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

The SIU volleyball team (11-6, 2-2) lost in four sets (19-25, 25-22, 25-16, 26-24) to conference opponent Loyola (14-3, 3-1) on Saturday night.The Salukis' leading hitter this season, sophomore outside hitter Andrea Estrada, c...

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