11.10.11 | Women's Soccer
Wildcats advance to HAAC Championship game with 2-1 victory over Avila
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – Two first half goals were all the Wildcats needed Thursday evening to move past Avila University into the HAAC Championship game Saturday night against Graceland University.
Alix Schiraldi put the Wildcats on the board first with a goal just seven minutes into the contest after she received a ball in the box from Ashley Ukena.
Women’s soccer teams dominate HAAC awards
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Baker Univeristy women’s soccer team racked up the annual Heart of America Athletic Conference postseason accolades.
The Baker women had six players named to the all-HAAC squad, along with one Defensive Player of the Year (Maggie Dupes), one Co-Offensive Player of the Year (Alix Schiraldi), and one Coach of the Year award to head coach Nate Houser.
11.1.11 | Women's Soccer
No. 21 Baker defeats Missouri Valley for HAAC title
MARSHALL, Mo. – Ashley Ukena put Baker on the scoreboard first in the 34th minute on goal from Ashley Mauck and Alexa Fryer added an insurance goal in the 41st minute as Baker went on to win the 2011 HAAC Regular Season Conference Championship.
Goalkeeper Maggie Dupes made three saves in the contest to record her second shutout of the season.
Baker (11-3-1, 5-1-1 HAAC) will take the No. 1 overall seed entering the 2011 HAAC Conference Tournament. Brackets will be announced later this week.
10.23.11 | Women's Soccer
Ashley Mauck scores game winner in double overtime to defeat Benedictine
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – The game itself was back-and-fourth throughout, but Ashley Mauck came through huge for the Baker women as they defeated Benedictine College 1-0 on Saturday evening.
Baker (9-3-1, 3-1-1 HAAC) outshot Benedictine 17-9 overall and 9-5 on goal. Benedictine goalkeeper Carissa Gregory made eight saves in the contest.
Goalkeeper Maggie Dupes made five saves for the Wildcats as she recorded her fourth shutout of the season.
10.18.11 | Women's Soccer
No. 19 Baker women fall to No. 18 Hastings
HASTINGS, Neb. – The Baker University women’s soccer team fell to Hastings College 4-2 on Tuesday evening.
The Broncos (12-2-1) jumped out to an early 2-0 lead and never trailed from that point forward. Maddie Michalek scored just two minutes into the contest for the Broncos, before Esmeralda Lacayo added another goal in the 18th minute.
Baker (8-3-1) responded quickly after going down two goals, as Jordan Dolbin knocked in a free kick just 37 seconds later.
10.16.11 | Women's Soccer
No. 19 Wildcats record first draw against Avila
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – The Baker women’s soccer team tied Avila University 2-2 on Saturday evening, their first draw of the 2011 campaign.
Cara Duke put the Eagles on the board first with a goal in the 17th minute as she struck on a wide-open net.
Alix Schiraldi scored her team leading tenth goal of the season in the 31st minute from 30-yards out to tie the game at 1-1.
Cara Duke notched her second goal of the game in the 62nd minute to give Avila the advantage, but Baker would respond late as Amber Pickering scored the equalizer in the 87th minute from 25-yards out.
10.12.11 | Women's Soccer
No. 19 Baker women blast MidAmerica Nazarene 5-0
OLATHE, Kan. – Three first half goals sparked BU’s commanding 5-0 victory over MidAmerica Nazarene Univerisity Tuesday afternoon.
Alix Schiraldi and Jordan Dolbin scored back-to-back goals in the 19th and 20th minute, before Ashley Mauck added another score in the 27th minute.
MNU’s Kinsey Chavez had a ball deflect off of her in the 57th minute into the Pioneers (5-7-1, 1-2 HAAC) own goal to give BU a 4-0 lead. Skylar Baker added the final goal for the Wildcats in the 61st minute.
10.8.11 | Women's Soccer
Dolbin leads No. 19 Baker past Graceland 3-2
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – Jordan Dolbin stole the show on Saturday evening as the Wildcats defeated Graceland University 3-2.
Dolbin put the Wildcats on the scoreboard first with a goal in the 17th minute on a from 22-yards out past goalkeeper Stefany Castano.
Graceland answered in the 41st minute on a goal by Karina Vega.
Ashley Ukena put the Wildcats back in front in the 52nd minute after Alexa Fryer’s tie-up with the Graceland keeper caused the ball to deflect out to Ukena.