Saluki Athletics Announces 2014 Summer Special Events

    April 28, 2014

    New Special Events Page

    CARBONDALE, Ill. - Southern Illinois athletics announced five golf outings and a wine tasting on its new Special Events page on Monday. The new page will be updated year-round and hold registration information and brochures on all of the opportunities to interact with SIU administration and staff throughout the year.

    To ask questions or personally register, please contact John Goode at (618) 453-1803 or email him at

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    The Saluki Open Golf Outing will take place on May 2, 2014, at Hickory Ridge Golf Club. Registration will start at 8:30 a.m. and the outing will begin at 10 a.m. with a shotgun start.

    The Saluki Baseball Alumni Golf Scramble will be held the next day, May 3rd, at Hickory Ridge Golf Club. Registration will begin at 7:30 a.m. and play kicks off with a 9 a.m. shotgun start.

    The women's golf team will host a wine tasting fundraiser on May 23, 2014 from 6-9 p.m. The tasting will be at Wine Styles in Frankfort, Ill.

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    This year's St. Louis Saluki Scramble will take place on June 6, 2014, with a 7 a.m. registration and 8:30 a.m. shotgun start. The event is at Gateway National Golf Links in Madison, Ill., just seven miles from downtown St. Louis.

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    The Saluki Masters Golf Invitational will take place on June 30, 2014, at Dalhousie Golf Club in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Registration starts at 11:30 a.m. and play starts at 1 p.m. Dalhousie has been named the No. 1 golf course in Missouri four times since its inception in 2002. In addition, Golfweek ranked Dalhousie as a top-50 course in the nation in 2010.

    The Chicagoland Saluki Scramble is on July 25, 2014 at Deerfield Golf Club in Riverwoods, Ill. Registration will start at 11:30 a.m. and play begins at 1 p.m.