4.5.10 | Women's Tennis
Baker set to host two home events this week
Both Baker tennis teams have finally been able to get outside after some poor weather to start the 2010 season. The Baker men's tennis team currently owns a 2-1 record with victories against Friends University and Missouri Baptist College. Friday evening the men defeated Missouri Baptist 5-4 at the Jayhawk Tennis Facility in Lawrence, Kan. View the full results here
The women's tennis team currently owns a 2-2 overall match record with victories against Morningside College and Friends University.
Saturday afternoon saw both teams back in action in Baldwin City when they squared off with Bethel College. Both the men and women dropped their matches 6-3. Detailed results will be available later in the week.
Get out and watch some tennis aciton this week. Both Baker tennis teams will be in action Monday afternoon against Tabor College at 4:00 p.m, and Tuesday afternoon against conference foe Missouri Valley College at 4:00 p.m, as well.
3.25.10 | Women's Tennis
Baker women drop conference opener to Evangel, 6-3
- Freshman Tresa Carter and sophomore Laura Caby highlighted the evening.
LAWRENCE, Kan. - The Baker women's tennis team dropped its conference opener to Evangel University on Wednesday evening. Freshman Tresa Carter and sophomore Laura Caby led Baker to its first victory of the evening winning 8-5 in doubles.
3.24.10 | Women's Tennis
Baker women set to open conference play
LAWRENCE, Kan. - The weather hasn't been kind, but the Baker women have managed to work through all those kinks to start off the season 2-0 heading into HAAC play Wednesday evening at First Serve Tennis Complex in Lawrence, Kan. Baker defeated Morningside College and Friends University in its season opener. View the season opening results here
3.7.10 | Women's Tennis
Baker tennis gets season rolling
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. - Baker men's and women's tennis teams are off to an undefeated season in 2010. The Baker women (pictured) defeated Morningside and Friends last week and currently rank No. 2 in the Heart of America Athletic Conference. The Baker men sit at 1-0 after taking down Friends last Saturday.
Baker Women vs. Morningside 2/26/10
1 dubs- Laura Caby & Tresa Carter 8-2
2 dubs- Molly Flanigan & Lauren Thames 9-7
3 dubs- Erika Munker & Danielle Griggs 8-5
1 singles- Taylor Bonar 6-4, 6-4
2 singles- Tresa Carter 4-6, 6-2, 10-6
3 singles- Laura Caby 6-3, 7-6 (7-5)
4 signles- Lauren Thames 2-6, 4-6
5 singles- Danielle Griggs 6-0, 3-6, 6-10
6 singles- Molly Flanigan 6-7, 0-6
Final Team Score= 6-3
1.13.10 | Women's Tennis
Baker's Presler chosen for Red Cross/NAIA leadership program
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Baker University women's tennis player April "Denae" Presler was one of 13 student-athletes selected to participate in the 2010-11 Red Cross/NAIA leadership program.
Presler is no stranger to leadership, "Danae is a real team leader and a great teammate; she is an excellent choice for this challenge. Danae works as hard or harder than anyone on a team that is known for its efforts on and off the court.
5.4.12 | Softball
BU softball has four named to first team all-HAAC squad
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Baker University softball team had four players named to the first team all-HAAC squad the league office announced on Friday afternoon.
Pitchers Erin Greenwood (Topeka, Kan.) and Maggie Holmberg (Topeka, Kan.) highlighted the Wildcat defense.
First baseman Summer Kelley (Shawnee, Kan.) and second baseman Brooke Allen (Topeka, Kan.) rounded out the BU squad. Allen was also awarded the Gold Glove for her stellar play at second base. Alexis Cox was awarded the Gold Glove for her play in the outfield.
5.2.12 | Softball
Baker softball set to face Evangel in HAAC Conference Championship Semifinals
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – After knocking off Peru State College in a best-of-three series in the opening round of the 2012 HAAC Softball Conference Championship, Baker will now set its eyes on defeating second-seeded Evangel University in the double elimination tournament.
Third-seeded Baker (23-17) swept the Crusaders earlier this season by scores of 8-0 and 5-2.
Evangel (33-11) is coming off an opening round sweep over Missouri Valley College by scores of 8-0 and 1-0.
4.26.11 | Softball
BU softball opens HAAC playoffs at home on Friday
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – The Baker University softball team will be hosting its first home playoff game in six years on Friday evening when the Wildcats welcome Peru State College for a best-of-three series.
Baker (21-16, 11-7 HAAC) swept the Bobcats earlier this month on a neutral site field in Olathe, Kan.