St. Bede’s Braden Damerell commits to Eureka

St. Bede quarterback Braden Damerell has committed to continue his athletic and academic career at Eureka college to play football. He thanked Eureka coach Kurt Barth for the opportunity and thanked St. Bede coaches Jim Eustice, Mike Bima and Bill Booker for “everything” the past four years. He led the Bruins to a 27-6 win over rival Hall in Saturday’s spring opener.


Kevin Hieronymus

Kevin has been sports editor of the BCR for more than 34 years and previously was sports editor of the St. Louis Daily News, Morton Tazewell News and ISU Daily Vidette. He is a 2021 inductee into the IBCA Hall of Fame as a media member and has won numerous IPA press awards.