Six earn presigious President's Council Academic Award
Salukis come up short against aggressive Panther team
Southern Illinois struggled against Panther offense.
Salukis fall to Eastern Michigan, sweep Memphis
Volleyball vs. MTSU
Volleyball vs. Nicholls State (Sauki Invitational)
Played in 57 sets and 22 matches as a junior Recorded 17 kills to average 0.30 per set Tallied 52 digs and 12 total blocks Posted a career-best 13 digs on Aug. 24 against Eastern Michigan Also recorded a career-high five block assists on Nov. 16 against Illinois State.
Saw action in 32 sets of 15 matches as a sophomore missed SIU's last nine matches of the season after suffering a season-ending injury against Wichita State tallied 32 kills, 12 digs and six blocks throughout the season posted a career-best 10 kills against UT Martin (Aug. 27).
Saw limited action, playing in just one match as a freshman.
A four-year letterwinner, helping lead her team to a 34-3 record and a regional championship as a senior team captain a two-time all-conference, all-county pick and her team's Offensive Player of the Year broke the school record in career blocks with 471 named Honorable Mention All-State in 2009 finishing her career with 574 kills as a junior set a new school record with 186 blocks in a season named to five all-tournament teams during high school career high school number was retired played two years of high school basketball led the varsity team in scoring as a sophomore and was named team MVP ranked top-10 academically in her graduating class also a member of the National Honor Society and recipient of the Rotary American IP Scholar-Athlete Award and the Macon County Principal's Student-Athlete of the Year Award. club team placed fifth at 2009 AAU Nationals and seventh at the Junior Volleyball Directors Association (JVDA) Championship.
Club Team Illini Elite
Full name is Emily Michelle Less majoring in special education born April 4, 1992 daughter of John and Jeanne Less has three siblings, David, Marie, and Michael.
|Friday, Aug 29|
|Women's Volleyball||Champaign, Ill.||4:00 PM|
|Saturday, Aug 30|
|Women's Volleyball||Champaign, Ill.||10:00 AM|
|Women's Volleyball||Champaign, Ill.||5:00 PM|
|Tuesday, Sept 2|
|Women's Volleyball||Murfreesboro, Tenn.||6:00 PM|
|Friday, Sept 5|
|Women's Volleyball||Columbus, Ohio||9:00 AM|
|Women's Volleyball||Columbus, Ohio||4:30 PM|
|Sunday, Sept 7|
|Women's Volleyball||Columbus, Ohio||1:00 PM|
|Friday, Sept 12|
|Women's Volleyball||Carbondale, Ill. (SIU Arena)||11:00 AM|
|Women's Volleyball||Carbondale, Ill. (SIU Arena)||1:00 PM|
|Women's Volleyball||Carbondale, Ill. (SIU Arena)||5:00 PM|