4.4.10 | Women's Track and Field
Baker track and field highlights weekend events
The Baker track and field teams were back in action this weekend when they traveled to the ESU State Farm Relays in Emporia, Kan. The teams didn't dissapoint. The Baker men's 4x100 team (Hannon, Harris, Anderson, Okiomah) set a new school record with a time of 42.12, surpassing the previous record of 42.65 set in 2006 by Randle, Hubbard, Gleason, and Pitts at the Simpson Invitational.
JL Anderson and Jeremiah May were also successful in qualifying for the 2010 NAIA Outdoor National Championships with their respective performances in the 100 meter hurdles and javelin.
Junior Mary Loveland (pictured) highlighted things on the women's side taking second-place in the 5000 meter run with a time of 19.37.26. Junior Carrie Lister took second-place in the women's shot-put recording a mark of 12.30 meters.
3.27.10 | Track and Field
Wildcat men win Baker Relays, women take second
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. - The Baker men's track and field team won its first outdoor event of the 2010 season this past weekend at the BU Relays. The Baker women took second.
The men's squad was highlighted by the 4x100 meter relay team that took first-place, running the event in a time of 42.24. The Wildcats also claimed victory in the 4x800 meter relays with a time of 8:22.47.
Individually, Aaron Hannon was stellar in the men's pole vault clearing a height of 4.26 meters to take first-place, earning the squad 10 points.
3.26.10 | Track and Field
Wildcats set to host Baker Relays
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. - The Wildcats track and field team will return to competition Saturday at the Baker Relays Invitational at Liston Stadium. Running and field events begin at 11 a.m., except for javelin and pole vault, which begin at noon.
William Jewell, Iowa Western, Benedictine, Central Methodist University, Ottawa University, Missouri Valley College, Highland CC, Park University, Sterling College, Wentworth Military Academy, and Bethel College will all be represented in the meet.
The Baker Relays will be the first outdoor competition for the Wildcats in the 2010 season. Next week, Baker heads to Emporia, Kan., for the ESU/State Farm Relays.
2.21.10 | Track and Field
Baker men take fourth, women fifth at HAAC Indoor Championships
LAMONI, Iowa - The Baker University track and field squads competed at the 2010 HAAC Indoor Track and Field Championships held at Graceland University this past weekend. The women's team placed fifth overall with 87 points while the men ranked fourth, totaling 74 points over the two-day event.
The Lindenwood women's and men's squads swept the championship, with each team capturing the 2010 HAAC Indoor crown.
2.8.10 | Women's Track and Field
Women take third place at NWU Triangular
LINCOLN, Neb. - The Baker women's indoor track and field team took third place this past weekend at the Nebraska Wesleyan Triangular with a team score of 75 points.
Senior Kayla Irwin (pictured) led the Baker women with a second-place finish in the women's pole vault at 3.15 meters. Freshman Helena Davis also finished near the top in the women's triple jump with a mark of 10.20 meters to place third.
The Wildcats will be back in action Friday, Feb. 12, when they travel to Pittsburg State.
1.25.10 | Women's Track and Field
Younger athletes get their first taste of competition
LINCOLN, Neb. - The Baker indoor track and field team traveled to Lincoln, Neb., this past weekend to participate in the NWU Invitational.
A number of competitors got the season off to a great start. Freshman Corinna Papps (pictured) posted a 12th-place finish in the 1000-meter with a time of 3:21.54, and freshman Lindsey Brown took 14th-place in the 3000-meter with a time of 11:35.70.
Women's Track & Field
12.12.09 | Track and Field
Baker caps finals week at KSU All-Comers
MANHATTAN, Kan. - The Baker University men's and women's track and field teams ended a week of final exams by participating in the KSU All-Comers indoor meet, Saturday, Dec. 12, in Manhattan, Kan.
Kayla Irwin (pictured) posted a third-place finish in the women's pole vault, with an effort of 10-feet, 2-inches to lead the Wildcats on Saturday.
Carrie Lister finished in 10th place with a 37.1-effort in the shot put.