On Saturday afternoon the women will take on Southern Nazarene University at 2:00 p.m. at Lone Elm Park in Olathe, Kan.
The No. 8 ranked Baker men's soccer team will look to continue their early season dominance as well this weekend. Despite a tie in their recent road contest against No. 23 McKendree University, Baker University continues to move up in the national rankings. Baker currently sits at 2-0-1 on the season. Goalkeeper Alex Burton has recorded a shutout in every contest, and has made 11 saves on the season, averaging 3.7 per game. The Wildcats will take on No. 19 Vanguard University (2-1-0) Friday afternoon at 5:15 p.m. at North Park in Baldwin City. On Saturday afternoon the Wildcats will travel to Lone Elm Park to take on Southern Nazarene University at 4:15 p.m.
Capping off Family Weekend will be the "BLACKOUT" football game against 8th ranked MidAmerica Nazarene University (1-0). No. 12 Baker comes into the contest 0-1 after falling to No. 16 Missouri Valley College last weekend 14-34. Andrew Patch was named HAAC Defensive Player of the Week after returning a 57 yard interception for a touchdown. Patch had 3 tackles, 2.5 tackles for a loss, 15 tackle yards for a loss, and 2 sacks. The Wildcats lost a heartbreaker last season to MidAmerica Nazarene in double overtime 41-42. MNU completed a 2- point conversion to win the game. Baker has not defeated MNU since 1999 when they won 31-28. Kick-off is slated for 6:00 p.m.