PEORIA, Ill. — It wasn’t long ago that Shea Feehan was putting up historic numbers and collecting accolades for the Red Devils. Now, the 2018 Eureka College graduate is counting down the hours until he begins his professional basketball career.
WAUKESHA, Wis. —The Eureka College football team will start the 2019 season where it ended 2018 — at the top of the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference. The Red Devils — along with Aurora — were selected first in a preseason NACC poll conducted by league head coaches and sports information directors, the NACC announced Wednesday.
EUREKA — Shelby Christman-Forza took over as Eureka women’s soccer coach in May. On Monday, she held her first official practices on the turf of McKinzie Field, ushering in the 13th season in program history.
EUREKA — Eureka College women’s basketball coach Amos Arbogast announced the addition of three incoming freshmen on Wednesday. Lauren Ausmus (Goodfield, Ill./Eureka), Whitney Bozarth (Normal, Ill./Normal West) and Jadyn Mitchell (Flanagan, Ill./Flanagan-Cornell) will soon join the program and have four years of eligibility at EC.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – This month, EC head men’s basketball coach Chip Wilde and assistant coach Ryan Mulcrone were among the coaches recognized by the National Association of Basketball Coaches for earning Professional Development Series certification at the 2019 NABC Convention in Minneapolis.
EUREKA — On Friday at 3:30 p.m., Eureka (27-6) will take on Wisconsin-Whitewater (26-12) in the Red Devils’ second NCAA Tournament appearance in program history and first since 2002. It’s the crown jewel in a treasure trove of accomplishments for this group this season.
EUREKA — One day after capturing its first St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Tournament title, the Eureka softball team reconvened to learn who and where the Red Devils would be playing next. EC (27-6) will open the 2019 NCAA Division III Softball Championship against Wisconsin-Whitewater (26-12) on Friday at Van Steenderen Softball Complex.
FULTON, Mo. – The Eureka softball team had two chances to win the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Tournament on Sunday, but the squad only needed one. The Red Devils racked up 14 hits, crushed three home runs and overpowered Spalding 11-3 in six innings to claim their first SLIAC Tournament title and second NCAA Tournament berth in program history.
FULTON, Mo. – The St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Tournament is winding down, and the Eureka softball team is right where it wants to be. With a Morgan Ledbetter (Hanna City, Ill./Elmwood) three-run bomb, an Erin Smith (Dunlap, Ill./Dunlap) gem and steady production from the bottom of the order, the Red Devils dispatched Greenville 9-0 in five innings on Saturday afternoon at Blue Jay Field.
FULTON, Mo. – On Saturday, Eureka College junior Sydney Shubert (Canton, Ill./Canton) became the first Red Devil to be named the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Softball Player of the Year. After capturing its first SLIAC title in program history last weekend, Eureka received its heaviest haul of All-SLIAC honors and awards in its 13-year membership in the league, starting at the top.