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SIU softball captures the MVC Tournament Championship

The SIU softball team holds the MVC Tournament trophy up for the crowd
Brad Palmer
The Salukis hold the championship trophy up for the home crowd.

The SIU softball team is headed to the NCAA Tournament after a remarkable run to the Missouri Valley Conference Tournament Championship.

The Salukis opened the tournament with a 2-0 win over UIC on Wednesday.

On Friday, Southern knocked off Illinois State 5-1 and Belmont 4-3 to advance to the championship game.

The Salukis rolled over Indiana State for the title 10-2 in 5 innings on Saturday.

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