2018-19 Eureka Women's Basketball News

  • Red Devils Top Tigers, Close Season on Winning Note, 67-63
    February 16, 2019
    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.
  • Preview: Red Devils Look to End Season With Win
    February 15, 2019
    EUREKA — The 2018-2019 campaign is coming to a close on Saturday, and the Eureka women have one last chance to defend their home court. The Red Devils will host Iowa Wesleyan in their St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference season finale at Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena and Convocation Center at 1 p.m.
  • Eureka Battles Back, Edges MacMurray, 71-69
    February 13, 2019
    JACKSONVILLE, Ill. – The Eureka women escaped Bill Wall Gymnasium with a win Wednesday night, but MacMurray made them sweat it out until the end.
  • Preview: Red Devils to Test Resilience at MacMurray
    February 12, 2019
    JACKSONVILLE, Ill. — The Eureka women have one more road challenge left on their schedule before they come home for senior day on Saturday. The Red Devils can complete a season sweep over MacMurray in Highlander territory Wednesday at 5:30 p.m.
  • Greenville Ends Eureka’s Win Streak, 66-55
    February 11, 2019
    EUREKA – The Eureka College women have had their share of fast starts lately. But that wasn’t the case here on Monday night. With St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference leader Greenville on its floor, the Red Devils fell into an early hole that they never quite escaped.
  • Preview: After Four Straight Wins, EC to Host SLIAC Leader Greenville
    February 10, 2019
    EUREKA  — This challenge couldn’t come at a better time in the season for the Eureka women. St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference leader Greenville is heading to Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena precisely when the Red Devils have been playing their best ball of the year.
  • Red Devils Start Fast, Close Out Fontbonne, 76-65
    February 09, 2019
    EUREKA – Fontbonne came to Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena Saturday, and the Eureka women didn’t let that end their win streak. After getting off to a red-hot start and building a sizable lead in the first half, the Red Devils withstood a comeback push from the Griffins in the second to pick up their fourth straight win.
  • Preview: Red Devils Seeking Fourth Straight Win
    February 08, 2019
    EUREKA  — Last weekend, the Eureka women delivered a big win for their home crowd. The Red Devils are aiming to do it again on Saturday at 1 p.m. when they host Fontbonne in a St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference clash inside Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena and Convocation Center.
  • Eureka Cruises Past Principia, 73-44
    February 05, 2019
    EUREKA – The Red Devils went off for 28 points in the second quarter Tuesday night, cruising to a 73-44 victory over Principia at Hays Field House and extending their win streak to three games.
  • Samantha Sarnes Realizing ‘Big-Game Potential’ for Red Devils
    February 04, 2019
    EUREKA — Samantha Sarnes has had her share of moments as the second half of the season has unfolded for the EC women.
  • Red Devils Grind Out Upset Over Webster, 77-72
    February 02, 2019
    EUREKA —  With one of the top teams in the SLIAC in town, the Eureka women delivered the kind of performance coach Amos Arbogast knew his team was capable of. The Red Devils grabbed an early lead, rose to the challenge of Webster's pressure and grinded out a 77-72 win over the Gorloks at Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena and Convocation Center Saturday afternoon. The win was EC's first over a top-four team this season. 
  • Preview: Well-rounded Webster Poses Challenge for Red Devils
    February 01, 2019
    On Saturday, the Eureka women will look to snag their second conference win in three days.The Red Devils host Webster at 1 p.m. inside Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena and Convocation Center in St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference action.
  • Eureka Takes Care of Blackburn, 79-65
    January 31, 2019
    EUREKA — The Eureka women got the hot start they needed to seize the upper hand against Blackburn.
  • Preview: Red Devils Eyeing Blackburn Sweep
    January 30, 2019
    The Eureka women can extend their winning streak against Blackburn to 16 games with another victory over the Beavers on Thursday. The Red Devils will host their St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic foes at 5:30 p.m. inside Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena and Convocation Center.
  • Westminster Holds Off Red Devils, 87-74
    January 26, 2019
    FULTON, Mo. – Samantha Sarnes (Havana, Ill./Havana) dropped a career-high 29 points and the Eureka women kept it competitive until near the end, but the Red Devils couldn’t get enough rebounds or stops to pull off the upset over Westminster.
  • Preview: Red Devils Seeking Bounce-Back Win at Westminster
    January 25, 2019
     FULTON, Mo. — The Eureka women’s three-game win streak came to an end Wednesday night. Saturday’s road trip offers the Red Devils a chance to bounce back against a Westminster team that only edged them by five last month.
  • Spalding Outlasts Red Devils, 78-59
    January 23, 2019
    EUREKA — The Eureka women came within four points with 10 minutes to play against St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference foe Spalding on Wednesday night. But they went cold at the wrong time,
  • Preview: Eureka Ready to Host SLIAC Contender Spalding
    January 22, 2019
    EUREKA — On Wednesday, the Eureka women have a chance to avenge a tough conference loss from the first half of the season. The Red Devils will host Spalding at Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena and Convocation Center at 5:30 p.m.
  • Eureka powers past Robert Morris-Springfield, 66-34
    January 20, 2019
    SPRINGFIELD – It took time for it to materialize, but with persistence and urgency, the Eureka College women turned a slow start into a 32-point road win over Robert Morris-Springfield. The Red Devils held the Eagles to single digits in every quarter except for the second en route to a 66-34 non-conference victory Sunday afternoon at the Salvation Army Gymnasium.
  • Preview: Eureka Heads to Robert Morris-Springfield for Non-Conference Challenge
    January 19, 2019
    SPRINGFIELD — Once the winter storm passes, the Eureka women will resume their season with a non-conference battle against Robert Morris-Springfield on Sunday at 2 p.m. The Red Devils already took care of the Eagles once this season. Another victory would make them .500.
  • Preview: Eureka Sets Sights on Road Win at Iowa Wesleyan
    January 16, 2019
    The Eureka women have claimed three straight home wins, but they haven’t won on the road since Dec. 15 at Blackburn. The Red Devils are looking to change that in a St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference contest at Iowa Wesleyan Wednesday at 5 p.m.
  • Eureka Pulls Away From Iowa Wesleyan Late, 73-56
    January 16, 2019
     For the first three quarters, the Eureka women's offense was hit-or-miss. But in the final 10 minutes, the Red Devils found their rhythm and pulled away from Iowa Wesleyan for a 73-56 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference win on the road.
  • Eureka Tops MacMurray, Earns Third Straight Home Win, 75-61
    January 13, 2019
    EUREKA — Dave Darnall Court has been kind to Ashley Harfst and the Eureka College women lately. On Sunday evening, the Red Devils seized their third consecutive home win, besting MacMurray 75-61 in St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference action at Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena.
  • Preview: Eureka Welcomes MacMurray for SLIAC Clash
    January 11, 2019
    The Eureka women will vie for their third consecutive home victory on Sunday, when MacMurray comes to town for a St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference clash at 5 p.m. inside Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena.
  • Eureka Can't Keep Pace with Fontbonne, Falls 97-81
    January 09, 2019
    ST. LOUIS, Mo. – Freshman Josie Morgan (Washington, Ill./Washington) dropped a career-high 26 points and Eureka found its offense late, but Fontbonne earned a 97-81 win over the Red Devils at the Dunham Student Activity Center Wednesday night.
  • Preview: Eureka Hopes to Deliver in Trip to Fontbonne 
    January 08, 2019
    The Eureka women are looking to start a win streak on Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. That’s when they’ll tip off in a road showdown against St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference adversary Fontbonne.
  • Red Devils Blitz Principia, 72-46
    January 05, 2019
    EUREKA – Eureka maneuvered its way back into the win column Saturday afternoon in a 72-46 non-conference victory over Principia at Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena. Samantha Sarnes (Havana, Ill./Havana H.S.) scored a game-high 19 points, one of four Red Devils to reach double figures.
  • Preview: Eureka Welcomes Familiar Foe Principia Saturday
    January 04, 2019
    EUREKA -- Eureka will break from St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference action and welcome a familiar foe Saturday afternoon when the Red Devils host Principia at 1 p.m. inside Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena and Convocation Center.
  • Fourth-Quarter Burst Lifts Webster Over Eureka, 79-62
    January 02, 2019
    WEBSTER GROVES, Mo. – Webster took its first lead of the second half at the 2:07 mark of the third quarter and erupted for 33 points in the fourth quarter to rally for a 79-62 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference victory over Eureka, Wednesday night at Grant Gymnasium in Webster Groves, Mo.
  • Preview: Eureka Goes Back on the SLIAC Road Wednesday at Webster
    January 01, 2019
    EUREKA -- Eureka will become the first St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference team to play its fourth league contest on the road when the Red Devils visit Webster Wednesday night for a 5:30 p.m. start in the St. Louis suburb of Webster Groves, Mo.
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