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JT Weber, Southern Illinois (SIU photo)


Golden Spikes Spotlight: Southern Illinois’ JT Weber

Golden Spikes Spotlight

Playing 20 games, much less winning that many contests, has been no easy feat for any team located in the turbulent Midwest through the first month and a half of the 2022 season. Yet, despite the frigid temps and the seemingly regular appearances of rain, snow, and ice the past three or four weekends, Southern Illinois has managed to compile a 20-8 record.

Calling Carbondale home, a city over 100 miles southeast of St. Louis on the southern tip of Illinois, has allowed the Salukis to play 20 of those 28 games within the comforts of Itchy Jones Stadium.