Athletics News

  • EC’s Olivia Falls, Ethan Zulz Receive SLIAC All-Academic Honors
    March 19, 2020
     ST. LOUIS, Mo. — The 2019-20 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Winter All-Academic Team was released on Tuesday, and Eureka College’s Olivia Falls (Bloomington, Ill./Bloomington) and Ethan Zulz (Washburn, Ill./Lowpoint-Washburn) were selected.
  • Erin Smith, Adrianna Zeman Sweep SLIAC Softball Honors
    March 17, 2020
    EUREKA – Eureka's Erin Smith (Dunlap, Ill./Dunlap) and Adrianna Zeman (La Salle, Ill./La Salle-Peru) have swept the final St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference weekly softball honors of the spring.
  • Dakota Bennington Selected to D3Hoops.com All-Region Third Team
    March 17, 2020
    MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – Dakota Bennington (Peoria, Ill./Peoria Christian) became only the fifth Eureka men’s basketball player ever to receive D3Hoops.com’s All-Region honors on Tuesday.
  • SLIAC to Cancel Spring Sports Due to COVID-19
    March 12, 2020
    After considerable discussion, the President's Council of the SLIAC voted to effectively cancel all spring athletic competitions and championships for the remainder of the 2019-20 academic year.
  • Eureka Sweeps on Last Day in Myrtle Beach
    March 12, 2020
    MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – Before its season went on hiatus due to the COVID-19 global pandemic, the Eureka softball team picked up a pair of wins and improved to 8-2 at Myrtle Beach on Thursday.
  • EC Softball Goes 1-1 at Myrtle Beach
    March 11, 2020
    MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – The Eureka softball team split a pair of games at the Fastpitch Dreams Spring Classic in Myrtle Beach on Wednesday.
  • EC Baseball Falls Short to Hanover, 4-3
    March 11, 2020
    HANOVER, Ind. – The Eureka baseball team’s spring break trip came to an end with a close, 4-3 loss at Hanover on Wednesday afternoon
  • Centre Picks Up Sweep Over Red Devils
    March 10, 2020
    DANVILLE, Ky. –  Centre got the edge on the Eureka baseball team in a 3-2 Game 1 and earned a 9-2 victory in Game 2 to seal a doubleheader sweep on Tuesday evening.
  • Rhode Island College Hands Red Devils First Loss, 2-0
    March 10, 2020
    MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. —The day after the Eureka softball team outscored its opponents 26-0, the Red Devils couldn’t scratch one across on Tuesday, falling to Rhode Island College, 2-0.
  • Eureka Outscores Opponents 26-0 on Day 2
    March 09, 2020
    MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – The Eureka softball team improved to 5-0 on the season without giving up a run in a doubleheader sweep at the Fastpitch Dreams Spring Classic on Monday.
  • Eureka Outscores Opponents 26-0 on Day 2
    March 09, 2020
    MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – The Eureka softball team improved to 5-0 on the season without giving up a run in a doubleheader sweep at the Fastpitch Dreams Spring Classic on Monday.
  • EC Softball Goes 3-0 at Myrtle Beach on Day 1
    March 08, 2020
    MYRTLE BEACH –  The Eureka softball team is off to a 3-0 start to the season after sweeping the first day of the Fastpitch Spring Dreams Classic at Myrtle Beach on Sunday.
  • Pioneers Take Two From EC Baseball in Memphis
    March 08, 2020
    MEMPHIS, Tenn. – After splitting with Wisconsin-Platteville in Memphis on Saturday, the Eureka baseball team dropped a pair against the Pioneers on Sunday.
  • Red Devils Split with UW-Platteville at Memphis
    March 07, 2020
    MEMPHIS, Tenn. – The Eureka baseball team opened its spring break trip with a split against Wisconsin-Platteville on Saturday.
  • Busy Break Awaits EC Softball in Myrtle Beach
    March 06, 2020
    MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. —Ten games in five days. That’s how the season begins for the 2020 Eureka softball team in Myrtle Beach
  • Eureka Picks Up Home-Opening Win Over Knox, 5-2
    March 04, 2020
    EUREKA — With clean defense and quality pitching, the Eureka baseball team picked up a 5-2 home-opening win over Knox at Henry Sand Field on Wednesday afternoon.
  • Knox Coming to Town for EC Baseball Home Opener
    March 03, 2020
    EUREKA — It’s nearly opening day at Henry Sand Field.
  • Red Devils Close Westminster Series with 5-2 Win
    March 01, 2020
    JACKSONVILLE, Ill. – J.D. Theile (Bloomington, Ill./Bloomington) notched a complete game, and the Eureka baseball team picked up its first St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference win of the season on Sunday afternoon with a 5-2 victory over Westminster.
  • Westminster Takes SLIAC Opener Over EC, 12-2
    February 29, 2020
    JACKSONVILLE, Ill. – The Eureka baseball team dropped a 12-2 contest to Westminster in its first St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference games of the 2020 season at Lenz Field on Saturday.
  • Red Devils Snag Four All-SLIAC Honors
    February 28, 2020
    WEBSTER GROVES, Mo. — Four Eureka women’s basketball players have received St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference honors for the 2019-20 season, SLIAC commissioner announced at Webster Groves, Missouri, on Friday.
  • EC Baseball Doubleheader Moved to Jacksonville
    February 28, 2020
    EUREKA — Due to this week’s winter weather, the Eureka baseball team’s St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference season-opening home series against Westminster has been moved to Lenz Field in Jacksonville, Illinois to play the game on artificial turf.
  • Eureka’s 2020 Football Schedule is Here
    February 28, 2020
    EUREKA, Ill. — The 2020 Eureka College football schedule has been set, and the season will begin with the ninth annual Lincoln Bowl at Knox on Sept. 5 at 1 p.m.
  • Dakota Bennington, Jordan Dehm Receive All-SLIAC Honors
    February 27, 2020
    WEBSTER GROVES, Mo. — Eureka seniors Dakota Bennington (Peoria, Ill./Peoria Christian) and Jordan Dehm (Metamora, Ill./Metamora) are ending their collegiate careers with All-St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference honors.
  • Dakota Bennington Named SLIAC Player of the Week One Last Time
    February 24, 2020
    EUREKA — For the seventh and final time, Eureka’s Dakota Bennington (Peoria, Ill./Peoria Christian) is the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Player of the Week.
  • EC Wraps Millsaps Invitational with 5-2 Win Over Edgewood
    February 23, 2020
    JACKSON, Miss. — The Eureka baseball team is coming home from Jackson, Mississippi, with a 2-1 record after concluding the Millsaps Invitational with a 5-2 win over Edgewood on Sunday.
  • Eureka Storms Past Greenville on Senior Day, 137-129
    February 22, 2020
    EUREKA — The 2019-20 season came to an end in triumphant fashion for the Eureka men’s basketball team and its six seniors on Saturday. It wasn’t a championship or a tournament berth-clinching win, but the Red Devils came from behind and rallied past familiar foe Greenville to claim a 137-129 victory at Reagan Athletic Complex.
  • Greenville Gets Edge Over EC Women on Senior Day, 74-69
    February 22, 2020
    EUREKA — The Eureka women’s basketball turned in a senior-day performance it could be proud of on Saturday, despite falling to Greenville 74-69.
  • EC Baseball Loses to Centenary, 12-0
    February 22, 2020
    JACKSON, Miss. — The Eureka baseball team dropped its second game of the Millsap Invitational, 12-0, to Centenary Saturday afternoon.
  • Red Devils Rout Millsaps in Season Opener, 12-1
    February 21, 2020
    JACKSON, Miss. — The Eureka baseball team claimed its third season-opening win in the past four seasons on Friday evening, rolling to a 12-1 victory over Millsaps.
  • EC Baseball Beginning 2020 Campaign in Mississippi
    February 20, 2020
    JACKSON, Miss. — Wintertime typically isn’t kind to outdoor athletics in Illinois. But the Eureka baseball team isn’t willing to wait for the weather to warm up to get started.
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