Baseball

  • EC Tops Rockford, Records Second Straight Non-Conference Win
    April 24, 2019
    EUREKA — For the second time in three days, the Eureka baseball team picked up a non-conference victory on Wednesday. Sean Green went 3-for-4 with a triple, Gregory Cluskey notched his fifth win of the season on the mound and the Red Devils knocked off Rockford 6-3 at Henry Sand Field.
  • EC Baseball Knocks off Knox on the Road
    April 22, 2019
    GALESBURG, Ill. – After a challenging week, the Eureka baseball team got back in the win column on Monday afternoon. The Red Devils racked up six runs in the first two innings en route to a 10-4 victory over Knox at Blodgett Field.
  • Blackburn Takes Two from Red Devils
    April 20, 2019
    EUREKA – The Eureka baseball team was an out away from taking the opening game in a home doubleheader against Blackburn. But the Beavers took advantage of a pair of errors to tie the game in the seventh inning, scored three runs in the top of the ninth and held off the Red Devils in the bottom half to close out a 6-5 victory.
  • Energetic and Matured, Sean Green Taking Advantage of Last Year at EC
    April 18, 2019
    Eureka College was Sean Green’s last chance to play college baseball. For the past two years, he’s worked to make the most of it. And as his career winds down, he’s not taking anything for granted.
  • Spalding Picks Up Sweep over Red Devils
    April 17, 2019
    EUREKA – The Spalding baseball team showed up at Eureka College after a five-hour bus ride on Wednesday and showed off its power. The Golden Eagles hit six home runs en route to a St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference sweep over the Red Devils at Henry Sand Field.
  • EC Splits with Principia in Tough Road Doubleheader
    April 13, 2019
    ELSAH, Ill. – The Eureka baseball team fell just short of recording its first St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference sweep on Saturday.
  • Red Devils Battle Elements, Split with Edgewood
    April 10, 2019
    EUREKA — The Eureka baseball team braved the elements on Wednesday and ended up with a non-conference split to show for it. The Red Devils lost the lead late against Edgewood in a 4-2 Game 1 and pieced together a 6-3 win over the Eagles in Game 2 on a gusty day at Henry Sand Field.
  • Fontbonne's Late Rallies Too Much for EC
    April 07, 2019
    EUREKA — The Eureka baseball team put itself in position to claim a St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference series win over Fontbonne on Sunday. Instead, the Griffins put together a pair of late rallies and earned a 14-7 victory over the Red Devils at Henry Sand Field.
  • Red Devils Split With SLIAC Foe Fontbonne
    April 06, 2019
    EUREKA – On the nicest day of the season so far, the Eureka baseball team battled Fontbonne to another St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference split at Henry Sand Field. The Griffins took a 5-0 showdown between the teams’ top starting pitchers in the opener, and the Red Devils’ batters ruled in an 11-5 slugfest that followed.
  • Eureka Falls to Bradley at Dozer Park
    April 05, 2019
    PEORIA, Ill. – Eureka College got a taste of NCAA Division I baseball Friday night when the Red Devils took on Bradley under the bright lights at Dozer Park.
  • EC Baseball Game vs. Lincoln Christian Postponed to April 15
    April 04, 2019
    EUREKA — Eureka College's home non-conference baseball game against Lincoln Christian on Thursday has been postponed due to inclement weather. The game will now be played at Henry Sand Field on April 15 at 3 p.m. 
  • Eureka Makes History With 25-7 Win Over Iowa Wesleyan
    April 01, 2019
    EUREKA — For the second day in a row, Iowa Wesleyan ran out of pitching – and the Eureka baseball team took full advantage of it. With the wind blowing out at Henry Sand Field, the Red Devils belted three home runs – including two grand slams – en route to a 25-7 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference rout over the Tigers Monday afternoon.
  • After Getting Shut Out, Eureka Tees Off Against Iowa Wesleyan
    March 31, 2019
    EUREKA — Opening day at Henry Sand Field was both a feast and a famine for the Eureka baseball team. After dropping a 1-0 series-opening game to Iowa Wesleyan, the Red Devils exploded for 25 hits in a 24-5 victory in Game 2 Sunday afternoon.
  • Red Devils Eager for First Home Series vs. Iowa Wesleyan
    March 30, 2019
    EUREKA — The Red Devils had this week off to recharge, and now, they’re ready to defend their home field for the first time.
  • EC’s Iowa Wesleyan Baseball Series to be Played Sunday, Monday
    March 28, 2019
    EUREKA —The Eureka College baseball team will host Iowa Wesleyan in its first home series of the season on Sunday and Monday.
  • EC Freshman J.D. Theile Named SLIAC Pitcher of the Week
    March 25, 2019
    EUREKA — For the first time in his young collegiate career, J.D. Theile (Bloomington, Ill./Normal Community) is the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Pitcher of the Week.
  • No. 12 Webster Completes Sweep of Red Devils
    March 24, 2019
    SAUGET, Ill. – Last year, Eureka baseball edged Webster during a three-game St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference series and earned its first victory over a nationally ranked team on record. On Sunday at GCS Credit Union Ballpark, the 12th-ranked Gorloks wouldn’t let the Red Devils do it again.
  • No. 12 Webster Takes Two From EC Baseball
    March 23, 2019
    SAUGET, Ill. – The Eureka baseball team challenged No. 12 Webster in the first game of a road doubleheader on Saturday. But the Gorloks held off the Red Devils in a 4-2 victory and blanked them in a 10-0 Game 2, taking the first two games of a three-game St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference West Division series at GCS Credit Union Ballpark.
  • J.D. Theile, Red Devils Shut Out Monmouth, 2-0
    March 20, 2019
    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.
  • Notebook: Tough Competition Ahead for EC This Week
    March 19, 2019
    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.
  • Red Devils Rally Back, Take Down Elmhurst, 8-7
    March 17, 2019
    JACKSONVILLE, Ill. – EC rallied late and held off Elmhurst in an 8-7 non-conference contest at Joe Brooks Field.
  • EC Baseball Falls to Centre, 11-1
    March 15, 2019
    DANVILLE, Ky. — Eureka College baseball’s out-of-state spring break trip came to a close with an 11-1 loss to Centre on a windy Friday evening at Montgomery Field.
  • Eureka Baseball Drops Series Finale at Sewanee
    March 14, 2019
    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.
  • Sewanee Takes First Two Against Eureka
    March 13, 2019
    SEWANEE, Tenn. — The Eureka baseball team fell victim to a walk-off victory and a lack of timely hitting against Sewanee on Wednesday afternoon at Montgomery Field.
  • Eureka Drops Road Trip Opener to Hanover, 10-3
    March 12, 2019
    HANOVER, Ind. –  In the first game of the Eureka College baseball team’s spring break road trip, Hanover used a six-run sixth inning to pull away and earn a 10-3 victory over the Red Devils.
  • Notebook: EC Baseball Heads South for Spring Break
    March 12, 2019
    EUREKA — With a pair of season-opening shutout victories under its belt, the Eureka College baseball team is off on a long-awaited trip for spring break.
  • EC Opens Season with Pair of 9-0 wins over Northland
    March 08, 2019
    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.
  • Notebook: Red Devils to Open Much-Anticipated Season in Jacksonville
    March 07, 2019
    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. 
  • Red Devils Voted Fourth in SLIAC West Division in Preseason Baseball Poll
    January 24, 2019
    ST. LOUIS, Mo. — The Eureka College baseball has been voted to finish fourth in the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference West Division this spring, according to an announcement from the league office Thursday. That’s one spot higher than a year ago for second-year coach Jerry Rashid and the Red Devils.
  • Eureka College to Host Winter Baseball Camp Jan. 26
    December 23, 2018
    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.
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