Women's Tennis to host Creighton and Wichita State in final home matches

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    April 19, 2013

    By Tim McCaughan
    SIUSalukis.com

    CARBONDALE, Ill. -- The Southern Illinois women's tennis team will host its final home matches of the season this weekend when they welcome Creighton and Wichita State to Carbondale.

    The Salukis (16-3, 5-0 MVC) and Creighton (8-9, 1-4 MVC) are scheduled for a Saturday afternoon match at 1 p.m. at University Courts. On Sunday Southern Illinois and Wichita State (10-10, 5-0 MVC) are set to battle for the Missouri Valley Conference Championship starting at 10 a.m.

    Prior to Sunday's match, Saluki seniors Melanie Delsart, Jennifer Dien, and Anastacia Simons will be recognized.

    Creighton will look to pick up its second MVC win while Wichita State will look to knock off the Salukis as both teams are tied for first place in the Valley at 5-0.

    During Sunday's match Saluki Tennis will be hosting a tailgate where hotdogs, chips and soda will be available for free to all Saluki fans while supplies last.


     

     

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