NAPERVILLE, Ill. — A lengthy preseason extended by multiple rainouts ends today for the Eureka College softball team. The Red Devils are heading on the road to take on undefeated North Central (8-0) in a season-opening doubleheader at Shanower Family Field that will begin at 2 p.m.
MONMOUTH, Ill. — J.D. Theile and the Eureka College baseball team came to Monmouth Wednesday afternoon and left quite the impression.Thiele, a freshman, threw eight scoreless innings while only giving up three hits and one walk and striking out three en route to a 2-0 victory over the Fighting Scots.
EUREKA — The Eureka baseball team played its first in-state game on Sunday since embarking on a weeklong spring break trip that included games in Indiana, Tennessee and Kentucky. The result was a come-from-behind 8-7 victory over Elmhurst that snapped a five-game losing streak and moved the team to 3-5 on the season.
EUREKA — The Eureka College softball team’s season-opening doubleheader against Rose-Hulman has been postponed due to inclement weather. The games, which were originally scheduled for Sunday at 1 p.m., will now take place on Sunday, April 7 at 12 p.m. on Sweitzer Field.
The only team from Eureka College to ever win the gold is celebrating its silver anniversary Friday. Hall of Fame head coach Dave Darnall and his 1993-94 Red Devils won the NAIA Division II men's basketball national title on this date 25 years ago -- March 15, 1994.
SEWANEE, Tenn. — The Eureka men’s baseball team racked up a season-high 11 runs in its series finale at Sewanee. But the Red Devils couldn’t stop the Tigers from stringing rallies together. Sewanee closed the three-game series with a 32-11 victory over EC at Montgomery Field Thursday afternoon.
EUREKA, Ill. – On Tuesday afternoon, the Eureka College football team officially released its schedule for the 2019 campaign. And, for the first time in program history, the Red Devils will open the season with back-to-back night games on its home turf.
JACKSONVILLE, Ill. – For the first time this century, the Eureka College baseball team has opened the season with a doubleheader sweep. The Red Devils took care of Northland College with a pair of 9-0 shutouts at Lenz Field Friday afternoon.
JACKSONVILLE, Ill. — After a long winter, second-year Eureka College coach Jerry Rashid and the Red Devils are ready for spring to begin. EC will open its 2019 campaign Friday with a pair of non-conference contests against Northland at the neutral site of Lenz Field in Jacksonville, Ill. at 2 p.m. and 4 p.m.
LINCOLN, Neb.-- In front of a rowdy, sell-out crowd at NWU’s Snyder Arena, the top-ranked Prairie Dogs (27-1) ended the Eureka College men’s historic tourney run with an emphatic 101-75 win over the Red Devils Friday night. After winning seven of their last nine games and capturing their SLIAC tourney title to get to this point, the Red Devils (13-14) finally met their match in their Division III NCAA Tournament debut.
EUREKA — On Friday, Eureka (13-14) will make its NCAA Division III Tournament debut against No. 1 Nebraska Wesleyan (26-1) in the program’s first March game since that magical championship season. The Red Devils will tip off against the defending national champions on their own home court at 7:30 p.m.
EUREKA – On Monday, in a room full of its biggest supporters, the Eureka College men’s basketball team learned which team it will face in its long-awaited first NCAA Division III Tournament appearance. The Red Devils (13-14) will take on Nebraska Wesleyan (26-1) in first-round action Friday at 7:30 p.m. inside Nebraska Wesleyan’s Snyder Arena in Lincoln, Neb.
WEBSTER GROVES – The Eureka men’s 13-year wait is finally over. The Red Devils captured their first-ever St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference championship on Saturday night with a 70-69 victory over top-seeded Webster on its own court. And now, they’re headed to the NCAA Tournament for the first time in program history.
WEBSTER GROVES, Mo. – With the season on the line, Greenville turned up the heat, but the Red Devils kept their cool. For the second time in 11 days, the Red Devils survived a grueling scoring marathon against Greenville on Friday night at Grant Gymnasium and walked away with a 163-146 victory. And now, they’re headed to the SLIAC championship game for the first time since 2013.
WEBSTER GROVES , Mo. — There wasn’t a magic key that unlocked everything during Eureka’s improbable run to the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Tournament this season. It was more of a slow build, with each passing day and experience stacking up on top of each other until the Red Devils knew what they were made of – and what they were capable of achieving.
EUREKA — The Eureka men are getting a break from St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play on Thursday. The Red Devils will host Emmaus inside Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena in a late-season non-conference contest at 7:30 p.m.
EUREKA — Samantha Sarnes (Havana, Ill./Havana) tallied a team-high 17 points in her final game as a Red Devil, and the Eureka women closed the 2018-2019 campaign with a 67-63 victory over Iowa Wesleyan Saturday afternoon at Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena.