Southern Illinois battled its MVC foe Saturday in its final home match of the season.
Southern Illinois puts away perennial powerhouse with ease Saturday.
SIU look for its first title since 2009.
The Salukis begin their fall season claiming 12 match wins in weekend tournament.
The Salukis will compete in weekend tournament to begin their fall season.
Men's Tennis vs. Wichita State, 4/7/12
Last updated: May 10, 2012
2011-2012: Named to the 2012 MVC Scholar-Athlete team with a 3.9 GPA...Posted a 9-7 doubles record in the dual-match season with partner Szymon Opieczonek at the second (4-5) and third positions (5-2).
2010-11: Posted a 9-9 singles record in his sophomore year at SIU...Went 6-5 at No. 6, 2-4 at No. 5 and 1-0 at No. 5...In doubles, Spahic notched a 10-6 record with partners Falk De Beenhouwer (6-2) and Jordan Snyder (4-4)...Began the season with a five match winning streak in doubles with partner Falk De Beenhouwer...Was named to the 2011 MVC Men's Tennis Scholar Athlete Team after posting a 3.93 cumulative GPA.
2009-10: Led all SIU freshmen in singles wins after garnering a 7-11 record...Went 4-2 in No. 5 singles...Notched a 6-12 overall doubles record with five different partners - Falk De Beenhouwer, Chikara Kidera, Anton Leonenko, Mpilo Migogo, and Jordan Snyder.
High School: Attended the prestigious Druga Gimnazija in Sarajevo...Ranked No. 2 in the Boys 18 bracket in Bosnia...Was a runner up at the Bosnian Boys 18 National Indoor Championships.
Personal: Born on Dec. 3, 1990 in Sarajevo...Majoring in finance...Son of Salem and Mevlida Spahic...Has two siblings in Bosnia.