SIU great Connie Price-Smith was inducted into the St. Louis Sports Hall of Fame at a ceremony at the Renaissance Grand Hotel in downtown St. Louis on Wednesday night.
With the departure of Matt Sparks, Saluki alum David Beauchem has officially been named Southern Illinois' head cross country and assistant track coach, SIU track and field head coach Connie Price-Smith announced Tuesday.
Following 12 superb seasons in Carbondale, head cross country and assistant track coach Matt Sparks has left Southern Illinois University after accepting a position at the University of Notre Dame.
Saluki track and field will hold sprints tryouts at the Lew Hartzog Track and Field Complex on Wed., Aug. 27 at 1 p.m.
Saluki track and field alum Anthony Acklin (2003-06) has been named SIU's assistant track coach in charge of sprints and hurdles, SIU head coach Connie Price-Smith announced on Monday.