Southern Illinois University softball associate head coach Jen Sewell announced two changes to the second fall hitting academy on Sunday. The hitting academy has been canceled from Monday, Oct. 20, due to a scheduling conflict and an additional session has been added on Monday, Nov. 24.
The Southern Illinois softball program announced its 2015 schedule on Wednesday. The team will host 16 home games and face six teams that made the NCAA Tournament last season.
The Southern Illinois softball program announced the second of two fall hitting academies on Friday. Associate head coach Jen Sewell will lead the academies on Oct. 20, Oct. 27, Nov. 3, and Nov. 17. All students in grades 8-12 are encouraged to register.
The Southern Illinois softball program wrapped up its fall schedule with a 6-2 record. The Salukis went 2-2 on their opening weekend before sweeping the final two weekends in the fall schedule.
The Southern Illinois softball program was named an All-Academic Team by the National Fastpitch Coaches' Association on Thursday, and 10 of SIU's 18 players earned All-America Scholar Athlete honors.