Athletics News

  • Preview: Eureka Ready For SLIAC Semifinal Versus Blackburn
    February 20, 2018
    GREENVILLE, Ill. -- The Eureka College men’s basketball team will take the floor in a St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Tournament game for the first time since 2013 when the second-seeded Red Devils square off against third-seeded Blackburn Thursday in a 6 p.m. semifinal in Greenville, Ill.
  • Eureka Thumps Fontbonne at Senior Day, 78-50
    February 17, 2018
    EUREKA, Ill. – Eureka College senior guards Kerrigan Dura (Edwards, Ill./Brimfield H.S.) and Hayley Reneau (Washington, Ill./Washington H.S./Illinois Central) closed out their home careers in style Saturday afternoon, lifting the Red Devils to a 78-50 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference rout of Fontbonne at Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena.
  • Red Devils Bounce Fontbonne in Regular-Season Finale, 93-76
    February 17, 2018
    EUREKA, Ill. -- Eureka College junior guard Hank Thomas (Peoria, Ill./Richwoods H.S.) logged a game-high 27 points, Shea Feehan (Peoria, Ill./Notre Dame H.S.) followed with 25 and the Red Devils rolled to a 93-76 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference victory over Fontbonne, Saturday afternoon in the regular-season finale at Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena.
  • Preview: Eureka Welcomes Fontbonne Saturday For Senior Day
    February 16, 2018
    EUREKA, Ill. -- The Eureka College women’s basketball team will play its final game of the season at Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena Saturday afternoon when Fontbonne visits for a 1 p.m. St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference tip-off. EC seniors Kerrigan Dura and Hayley Reneau will be recognized during a ceremony immediately following the conclusion of Saturday’s contest.
  • Preview: Red Devils Host Fontbonne in Regular-Season Finale
    February 16, 2018
    EUREKA, Ill. -- The 2017-18 regular season will come to a close Saturday when the Eureka College men’s basketball team hosts Fontbonne in a 3 p.m. St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference tip-off at Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena. Eureka’s senior class will be recognized during a ceremony immediately prior to tip-off.
  • Dura Hits Milestone in 78-54 Rout at Iowa Wesleyan
    February 14, 2018
    MOUNT PLEASANT, Iowa – Eureka College sophomore guard Kennedy Dura (Edwards, Ill./Brimfield H.S.) scored 11 points and distributed seven assists, increasing her season assist total to 154 to break the program’s single-season record for assists in the Red Devils’ 78-54 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference triumph at Iowa Wesleyan, Wednesday night in Mount Pleasant, Iowa.
  • Eureka Goes Wire-to-Wire to Drop Iowa Wesleyan, 93-77
    February 14, 2018
    MOUNT PLEASANT, Iowa – Eureka College sophomore Dakota Bennington (Peoria, Ill./Peoria Christian H.S./Olivet Nazarene) put up his third collegiate double-double with game highs of 25 points and 12 rebounds and junior guard Hank Thomas (Peoria, Ill./Richwoods H.S.) tacked on 19 points on 8-for-13 shooting in the Red Devils’ 93-77 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference win at Iowa Wesleyan, Wednesday night in Mount Pleasant, Iowa.
  • Preview: Red Devils Look For Sweep of Iowa Wesleyan Wednesday
    February 13, 2018
    MOUNT PLEASANT, Iowa -- The Eureka College women’s basketball team will look to extend its three-game win streak against Iowa Wesleyan when the Red Devils visit the Tigers for a 6 p.m. start Wednesday in Mount Pleasant, Iowa.
  • Preview: Eureka Takes Final Regular-Season Road Trip Wednesday
    February 13, 2018
    MOUNT PLEASANT, Iowa -- The Eureka College men’s basketball team will enter the final week of the regular season still in pursuit of a St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference championship when the Red Devils visit Iowa Wesleyan Wednesday for an 8 p.m. league bout in Mount Pleasant, Iowa. The game against the Tigers represents EC’s final road trip of the regular season.
  • Eureka Overpowers Westminster, 91-59, Clinches SLIAC Tourney Bid
    February 10, 2018
    EUREKA, Ill. – Eureka College sophomores Dakota Bennington (Peoria, Ill./Peoria Christian H.S./Olivet Nazarene) and Jordan Dehm (Metamora, Ill./Metamora H.S.) each put up double-doubles, two of six Red Devils to score in double figures in EC’s 91-59 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference rout of Westminster, Saturday afternoon at Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena. The victory secured a SLIAC Tournament berth for the Red Devils, their first since 2013.
  • Red Devils Take Down Westminster, 81-75
    February 10, 2018
    EUREKA, Ill. – Eureka College sophomore guard Kennedy Dura (Edwards, Ill./Brimfield H.S.) poured in a career-high 23 points and junior guard Samantha Sarnes (Havana, Ill./Havana H.S.) scored 19 points off the bench to move into ninth place on the program’s all-time list for 3-pointers, driving the Red Devils to an 81-75 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference victory over Westminster, Saturday afternoon at Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena.
  • Preview: Rested Red Devils Host Westminster Saturday
    February 09, 2018
    EUREKA, Ill. -- Rested from its longest break from game competition in more than five weeks, the Eureka College women’s basketball team will host longtime St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference adversary Westminster Saturday afternoon at 1 p.m. at Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena.
  • Preview: Red Devils Aim For First Sweep of Westminster Saturday
    February 09, 2018
    EUREKA, Ill. -- The Eureka College men’s basketball team will host St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference rival Westminster Saturday at 3 p.m. inside Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena. A victory would give the Red Devils their first season series sweep of the Blue Jays in 12 seasons as foes in the SLIAC.
  • Red Devils Cruise Past Principia, 96-70
    February 06, 2018
    EUREKA, Ill. – Eureka College senior guard Brady Sanders (Minonk, Ill./Fieldcrest H.S./Illinois Wesleyan) scored a career-high 19 points, senior Ryan McElmurry (Galesburg, Ill./Galesburg H.S./Black Hawk) hit five 3-pointers and sophomore Jordan Dehm (Metamora, Ill./Metamora H.S.) finished with 15 points and a game-high 10 rebounds, helping the Red Devils keep pace in the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference race with a 96-70 league rout of Principia, Tuesday night at Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena.
  • Red Devils Churn Out 70-63 Win at Monmouth
    February 05, 2018
    MONMOUTH, Ill. – Behind a game-high 23 points from senior guard Hayley Reneau (Washington, Ill./Washington H.S./Illinois Central), the Eureka College women’s basketball team won at Monmouth for the first time since 2001 and finished a season series sweep of the Fighting Scots in a 70-63 non-conference triumph, Monday night in Monmouth, Ill.
  • Preview: Eureka Readies For SLIAC Home Stretch
    February 05, 2018
    EUREKA, Ill. -- The Eureka College men’s basketball team will return to Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena Tuesday for a 7 p.m. St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference tilt with Principia. The contest against the Panthers is the Red Devils’ first of three February home games.
  • Preview: Eureka Closes Non-League Slate Monday at Monmouth
    February 05, 2018
    MONMOUTH, Ill. -- The Eureka College women’s basketball team will aim for its first victory at Monmouth since November 2001 when the Red Devils visit the Fighting Scots Monday night at 7:30 p.m. inside Glennie Gymnasium. Monday’s game against MC is the Red Devils’ final regular-season non-conference game this season.
  • Red Devils Finish Season Sweep of Spalding, 82-71
    February 03, 2018
    LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Eureka College sophomore Dakota Bennington (Peoria, Ill./Peoria Christian H.S./Olivet Nazarene) scored a career-high 33 points, helping the Red Devils take a critical step in their pursuit of a St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Tournament bid and sweep the season series from Spalding for the second year in a row in Saturday’s 82-71 win over the Golden Eagles in Louisville, Ky.
  • Spalding Pulls Away to Beat Eureka, 84-73
    February 03, 2018
    LOUISVILLE, Ky. – All five Eureka College women’s basketball starters scored in double figures, led by 19 points from senior guard Hayley Reneau (Washington, Ill./Washington H.S./Illinois Central), but Spalding limited the Red Devils to two field goals in the fourth quarter on its way to an 84-73 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference victory over EC in Louisville, Ky.
  • Preview: Red Devils Look For Big Road Win Saturday at Spalding
    February 02, 2018
    LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- The Eureka College men’s basketball team will play its third game in three states in an eight-game stretch Saturday afternoon when the Red Devils make the 310-mile trip to Louisville, Ky. for a 2 p.m. CST St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference bout with Spalding in Derek Smith Gymnasium.
  • Preview: Red Devils Gear Up For Spalding Trip Saturday
    February 01, 2018
    LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- The Eureka College women’s basketball team will take its longest annual St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference road trip Saturday when the Red Devils travel to downtown Louisville, Ky. for a noon CST matchup with Spalding.
  • Late Foul Shots Down Red Devils at Webster, 79-78
    January 31, 2018
    ST. LOUIS, Mo. – Two Davian Joseph free throws in the waning seconds of the second half proved to be the difference in Webster’s 79-78 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference victory over the Eureka College men’s basketball team, Wednesday night in St. Louis, Mo.
  • Red Devils’ SLIAC Win Streak Snapped at Webster, 97-77
    January 31, 2018
    ST. LOUIS, Mo. -- The Eureka College women’s basketball team’s longest St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference win streak in program history came to a halt Wednesday in a 97-77 league defeat at Webster in St. Louis, Mo.
  • Eureka College Athletics Featured in Tuesday Peoria Journal Star
    January 30, 2018
    PEORIA, Ill. – The Eureka College Department of Athletics was the focus of a major feature story in Tuesday’s edition of the Journal Star in Peoria.
  • Red Devils Voted Fifth in SLIAC Baseball West Division
    January 31, 2018
    ST. LOUIS, Mo. – The Eureka College baseball team has been voted to finish fifth in the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference West Division, according to an announcement from the league office. Webster was picked to win the West and Greenville was the preseason favorite in the SLIAC East Division.
  • Preview: Red Devils Face Road Test Wednesday at Webster
    January 30, 2018
    ST. LOUIS, Mo. – The Eureka College men’s basketball team will continue its pursuit of its first St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference regular-season championship Wednesday when the Red Devils go for the season series sweep of Webster in an 8 p.m. league tip-off with the Gorloks in St. Louis, Mo.
  • Preview: Eureka Returns to the Road Wednesday in St. Louis
    January 30, 2018
    ST. LOUIS, Mo. -- A little bit of history is at stake for the Eureka College women’s basketball team Wednesday when the Red Devils travel to St. Louis, Mo. for a 6 p.m. St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference bout with Webster. A victory would give EC 11 consecutive SLIAC wins for the first time since joining the conference prior to the 2006-07 season.
  • Shea Feehan Repeats as SLIAC Player of the Week
    January 29, 2018
    ST. LOUIS, Mo. -- Two more St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference games brought two more huge offensive performances for Eureka College junior guard Shea Feehan (Peoria, Ill./Notre Dame H.S.), who was named the league's Player of the Week on Monday. The announcement marked Feehan's second consecutive selection, his fifth of the season and the eighth of his 55-game EC career.
  • Eureka College Softball Clinic Set For Feb. 3
    January 29, 2018
    EUREKA, Ill. -- Eureka College will host the second annual Eureka College Softball Clinic beginning at 8 a.m. on Feb. 3, 2018 at the Reagan Athletic Complex.
  • Second-Half Surge Puts Away Blackburn, 103-76
    January 27, 2018
    EUREKA, Ill. – Eureka College junior guard Shea Feehan (Peoria, Ill./Notre Dame H.S.) scored 41 points to become the sixth player in program history to reach 1,500 in a career, junior Hank Thomas (Peoria, Ill./Richwoods H.S.) tallied 21 points and senior Ryan McElmurry (Galesburg, Ill./Galesburg H.S./Black Hawk) distributed 10 assists, lifting the Red Devils to a 103-76 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference throttling of Blackburn, Saturday afternoon at Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena.
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