Volleyball claimed victory against Morehead State twice; men's and women's basketball, tennis and baseball all face recent losses.
The Cougars took losses in their last three games. The team was defeated by Austin Peay 66-40. The team took a closer loss against Murray State, with a final score of 68-60. The team was then defeated by Jacksonville State 61-47. The team now has an overall record of 6-17.
The men’s team was also defeated by Austin Peay and Murray State, with final scores of 79-57 and 89-62 respectively. The team then faced Morehead State and was defeated 56-48. Sophomore guard Shamar Wright led for the Cougars against Morehead State, scoring 12 points.
Tennis took their second loss of the season against Butler, falling 4-2. Freshman Jordan Schifano remains undefeated in singles play, and freshman Fabiola Perez also won her singles match. Redshirt junior Callaghan Adams and redshirt sophomore Vanessa Reinicke took SIUE’s only doubles win.
Volleyball earned back-to-back wins against Murray State with final scores of 3-2 and 3-0. Senior setter Sarah Armendariz picked up a double-double during Saturday’s match with 48 assists and 12 digs. Redshirt junior middle blocker Annie Ellis had nine kills and seven blocks on Sunday.
Cougar Baseball lost their first two games of the season while facing Illinois State at home. The doubleheader resulted in final scores of 6-1 and 9-1. Redshirt junior infielder Connor Kiffer and redshirt senior infielder Raul Elguezabal picked up all six of SIUE’s hits in the first game.
For the most recent results and updated season schedules, visit the Cougars Athletics website.