Upcoming Athletic Events
Saturday, Aug. 30
8:00am - Women's XC at GR Early Bird in Forest Park
8:30am - Men's XC at GR Early Bird in Forest Park
Sunday, Aug. 31
12:00pm - Women's Soccer at Kaskaskia
Tuesday, Sept. 2
7:00pm - Volleyball at Fontbonne
Thursday, Sept. 4
7:00pm - Volleyball hosts MacMurray at SLUH
7:00pm - Women's Soccer hosts BenU-S at SLUH
9:00pm - Men's Soccer hosts BenU-S at SLUH
Saturday, Sept. 6
5:00pm - Women's Soccer at Freed-Hardeman
7:00pm - Men's Soccer at Freed-Hardeman
Five Athletes are NAIA Scholar-Athletes
Five STLCOP spring sport athletes have been named NAIA Scholar-Athletes. To be eligible for the award, varsity student-athletes must maintain at least a 3.5 cumulative GPA as a third-year or above.
Eutectic cross country head coach David Baker assembles the team for practices the week before classes begin in August. The six or seven meets on the schedule are held on weekends. The conference championship takes place in November.
Eutectics Open Season at Early Bird Meet
The Eutectics men’s cross country team competed in the first race of the season on Saturday, Aug. 30, at the Gabby Reuveni Early Bird Meet hosted by Washington University in St. Louis’s Forest Park. The Euts finished seventh of nine teams, beating out AMC foe Williams Baptist University (8th).
First-year Murphy Affolder led the Euts, missing the STLCOP record for the 6K distance by nine seconds with a time of 20:30, running 5:30 pace, in 22nd place. Fourth-year James Lidy was the second Eut to cross the finish line at 21:57 (39th), fourth-year Yang Pan followed at 22:27 (41st), and third-year Fred Jaeger (23:16 in 43rd) and second-year Derrick Barnett (25:21 in 52nd) rounded out the Eutectic top five.
The Euts will race again in two weeks at the Forest Park Cross Country Festival hosted by Saint Louis University on Friday, Sept. 12.
11.9.13 Eutectics Finish Seventh in KIAC
10.21.13 STLCOP Wins Springfield Invitational
11.03.12 Eutectics Finish Fifth in KIAC