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Heartland college volleyball teams excel

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Southern Illinois women's volleyball team hopes to win the regular season Missouri Valley Championship Saturday and Murray State plays for the Ohio Valley Conference Championship Saturday.

SIU beat Wichita State Friday night 3-0.

Wichita State was in first place in the MVC but with the loss, they fall into a first place tie with SIU. 

The Salukis plays Missouri State Saturday at 7:00 p.m. while Wichita State matches up against Evansville.

SIU is on a 9 match winning streak.

Murray State is the top seed in the Ohio Valley Conference Championship tournament.

The Racers beat Southeast Missouri State 3-0 on Thursday and won 3-0 Friday night against Tennessee State, increasing their win streak to 8.

Murray State takes on Belmont for the championship Saturday at 7:00 p.m.

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