EUREKA — One of Eureka College’s most accomplished athletes of the past decade will soon be joining the EC athletic department in a full-time capacity. Sam Durley has been named the Red Devils’ Strength and Wellness Coordinator, EC announced Thursday.
For the first three quarters, the Eureka women's offense was hit-or-miss. But in the final 10 minutes, the Red Devils found their rhythm and pulled away from Iowa Wesleyan for a 73-56 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference win on the road.
The Eureka men had to claw their way back in the first half and stay steady in the second, but the Red Devils grinded out an 82-73 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference victory over Iowa Wesleyan Wednesday night.
The Eureka women have claimed three straight home wins, but they haven’t won on the road since Dec. 15 at Blackburn. The Red Devils are looking to change that in a St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference contest at Iowa Wesleyan Wednesday at 5 p.m.
After channeling the Golden State Warriors in a St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference rout over MacMurray, the Eureka men are looking to stay hot against Iowa Wesleyan on Wednesday. The Red Devils, who are gunning for their third straight win over the Tigers, will tip off at 7:30 p.m.
EUREKA — The heat emanating from Dave Darnall Court could have melted the snow outside Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena Sunday evening.
With speed, energy and lethal shooting, the Eureka College men raced to a 74-26 halftime score en route to a 102-80 home victory over St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference rival MacMurray.
EUREKA — Dave Darnall Court has been kind to Ashley Harfst and the Eureka College women lately.
On Sunday evening, the Red Devils seized their third consecutive home win, besting MacMurray 75-61 in St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference action at Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena.
The Eureka women will vie for their third consecutive home victory on Sunday, when MacMurray comes to town for a St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference clash at 5 p.m. inside Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena.
ST. LOUIS, Mo. – Freshman Josie Morgan (Washington, Ill./Washington) dropped a career-high 26 points and Eureka found its offense late, but Fontbonne earned a 97-81 win over the Red Devils at the Dunham Student Activity Center Wednesday night.
EUREKA – Jordan Dehm (Metamora, Ill./Metamora H.S.) put up a career-high 21 points to share the team scoring lead with Hank Thomas (Peoria, Ill./Richwoods H.S.) and help Eureka rally from an early deficit to secure an 87-71 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference victory over Principia, Saturday afternoon at Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena and Convocation Center.
EUREKA – Eureka maneuvered its way back into the win column Saturday afternoon in a 72-46 non-conference victory over Principia at Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena. Samantha Sarnes (Havana, Ill./Havana H.S.) scored a game-high 19 points, one of four Red Devils to reach double figures.
EUREKA -- Eureka will break from St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference action and welcome a familiar foe Saturday afternoon when the Red Devils host Principia at 1 p.m. inside Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena and Convocation Center.
EUREKA -- After a 50-day stretch that included only one home game on Dave Darnall Court, Eureka will return to the Reagan Athletic Complex Saturday afternoon for the first time since Dec. 8 for a St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference matchup with longtime rival Principia at 3 p.m.
WEBSTER GROVES, Mo. – Dakota Bennington (Peoria, Ill./Peoria Christian H.S./Olivet Nazarene) scored 24 points to lead a group of five Eureka starters that scored in double figures for the second consecutive game, but St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference unbeaten Webster didn’t trail after halftime and withstood a big EC rally midway through the second half to down the Red Devils 84-76, Wednesday night at Grant Gymnasium in Webster Groves, Mo.
WEBSTER GROVES, Mo. – Webster took its first lead of the second half at the 2:07 mark of the third quarter and erupted for 33 points in the fourth quarter to rally for a 79-62 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference victory over Eureka, Wednesday night at Grant Gymnasium in Webster Groves, Mo.
EUREKA -- Eureka will become the first St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference team to play its fourth league contest on the road when the Red Devils visit Webster Wednesday night for a 5:30 p.m. start in the St. Louis suburb of Webster Groves, Mo.
EUREKA -- Eureka will enter the bulk of its 18-game St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference schedule Wednesday night when the Red Devils visit the St. Louis suburb of Webster Groves, Mo. for a 7:30 p.m. league game against Webster inside Grant Gymnasium.
EUREKA -- Eureka will break from the regular season schedule Sunday afternoon in a 4:15 p.m. exhibition game at NCAA Division I Eastern Illinois at Lantz Arena in Charleston, Ill. The game against the Panthers will be the Red Devils’ first on-court action since a Dec. 19 non-conference victory over Anderson.
EUREKA – Second-year Eureka College baseball head coach Jerry Rashid will host the 2019 Eureka College Baseball Camp on Saturday, Jan. 26 at the Reagan Athletic Complex. Three-hour sessions will be available for players in grades one through 12 and will focus on hitting, pitching and fielding. Cost is $50 per player with discounts available for families that register multiple players.
EUREKA – Kennedy Dura (Edwards, Ill./Brimfield H.S.) led Eureka with 16 points, Samantha Sarnes (Havana, Ill./Havana H.S.) tacked on 15 points and the Red Devils led for all but 58 seconds Wednesday afternoon in a 72-66 non-conference triumph over Anderson at Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena and Convocation Center.
DECATUR, Ill. – Kennedy Dura (Edwards, Ill./Brimfield H.S.) narrowly missed the third triple-double in program history with 14 points, 10 assists and nine rebounds and was one of five Eureka starters to score in double figures, but Eureka couldn’t close the gap in the second half of Tuesday’s 88-79 non-conference loss at Millikin at Decatur, Ill.