Natasha Tomishima and Meagan Monaghan finished undefeated, advancing to 7-2.
Six earn presigious President's Council Academic Award
The Salukis have 17 or more wins in each of the last three years.
The Salukis defeated the Redbirds in Normal for the first time in head coach Audra Aderson's tenure.
With the win, SIU is tied for second in the MVC headed into the final match of the season Saturday.
2013-14: Finished the season 15-18 in singles play...Went 2-4 in MVC...First collegiate win came against Rocjin Tatum in a 6-3, 6-4 singles win...A doubles record of 20-12, primarily with partner Ariadna Cairo Baza...Went 5-1 in conference in doubles.
Prior to SIU: Finalist in several Russian Federation tournaments...Competed in the Adult National Russian Championship, defeating the No. 276 ITF junior in the world.
Personal: Duaghter of Vadim and Natalia Dozortseva...Father is an entrepreneur...Has one sister...Born on April 17, 1995.