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Bellarmine, Illinois-Springfield hire new baseball coaches

Zane Clodfelter

September 3, 2013


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The conference welcomes two new baseball coaches to the league after Bellarmine and Illinois-Springfield made hires in the offseason. The Knights hired Larry Owens, who had been a minor league coach in the Chicago White Sox organization. Owens began in collegiate playing career at Bellarmine, before...

UIndy unanimous preseason pick for GLVC football title

Zane Clodfelter

August 29, 2013


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Coaches in the Great Lakes Valley Conference (GLVC) voted the University of Indianapolis Greyhounds as its preseason pick to win the conference regular season title unanimously. The vote, which came during football media days in St. Louis, comes after UIndy went undefeated (8-0) last season in the...

GLVC coaches select preseason picks for soccer

Zane Clodfelter

August 27, 2013


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Southern Indiana men’s and women’s soccer were picked by Great Lakes Valley Conference (GLVC) coaches to finish sixth and ninth respectively in the league respectively out of 16 members in preseason voting. Rockhurst tops the men’s soccer preseason rankings after receiving 14 first places votes...

Varsity Club announces board of directors

Zane Clodfelter

August 22, 2013


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USI announced the 21 members for the Varsity Club Board of Directors for the 2013-14 academic calendar, which will be chaired by Bob Werner. Werner has been member for five years and is in the final year of his second three-year term. New board members include: Alvin Basham, Larry Multerer, Marvin ...

Women’s Basketball releases schedule

Zane Clodfelter

August 22, 2013


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The Eagles will open regular season play with a home contest against Asbury University on Nov. 9, with a scheduled noon tip. The Eagles will play 13 other home games throughout the season, including visits from Kentucky Wesleyan (Nov. 26), Indianapolis (Jan. 18) and Bellarmine (Feb. 27). USI will play an ...

Eagles announce ‘Dig for the Cure’

Zane Clodfelter

August 22, 2013


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The USI volleyball team announced its ‘Dig for the Cure’ match will take place on Oct. 18 when the Eagles host Illinois-Springfield at the PAC. USI will wear special pink jerseys in an effort to raise awareness for breast cancer and is one of 10 games scheduled for the Eagles during the regular...

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