Southern Illinois struggled to gain ground Saturday in final regular season match.
SIU opens conference weekend undefeated.
The Salukis record their first conference win of the season Saturday.
Southern Illinois puts away perennial powerhouse with ease Saturday.
The Salukis undefeated home record was spoiled by NIU Sunday afternoon.
Men's Tennis vs. Wichita State, 4/7/12
Last updated: May 9, 2012
2011-12: Went 5-10 in singles in the dual-match season (5-16 overall) in his first season as a Saluki, predominately at No. 6 singles...Secured Saluki victory against Bradley on April 21 (W, 4-3) with a 7-6 (5). 1-6, 6-4 victory over BU's Michael Davis at No. 6 singles...Had a team-best 9-7 record in doubles on the dual-match season with partner Orhan Spahic and Nos. 2 and 3 doubles.
Personal: Majoring in Finance...Son of Yarek and Lidia Opieczonek...Has three sisters: Natalia (20), Agata (14) and Karolina (14).