SIU men defeats Indiana state
Six earn presigious President's Council Academic Award
The men's 8K Blue Race begins at 11 a.m., and the women's 6K Blue Race will start at 11:40 a.m.
This is the third team win for the Saluki women this season, the most to start a season under head coach Matt Sparks and the most in a single season since 2008 for the SIU women.
Zach Dahleen took victory in the men's 8K, and Kelley Gallagher won her first career race in the women's 5K.
Ran in four meets for the Salukis...Finished in the top-15 three times...Best finish was 12th at the Saluki Invitational...Set personal bests in both the 4K (15:19.97) and 5K (18:46.92).
Ran in two meets for the Salukis, the EIU Walt Crawford Open and the Saluki Invitational...Best finish of 24th came at the Saluki Invitational on Sep. 22.
Redshirted...Notched two top-fifteen finishes in three unattached meets...Best finish was 13th at the SIU Early Bird on Sep. 2.
Three year all-conference and all-sectional selection... State qualifier sophomore, junior and senior year.
Full name is Allison Marie Gallo...Born January 4, 1993 in Chicago, Illinois...Daughter of Joe and Dawn Gallo...Has one brother...Majoring in psychology.