4.27.10 | Women's Basketball
Baker inks Ashley Werner to letter of intent
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. - Baker women's basketball head coach Susan Decker announced today the signing of Ashley Werner (Pittsburg, Kan.) to a national letter of intent.
“First and foremost, we noticed her toughness. She played extremely hard,” said Susan Decker. “She has a chance to come in and compete immediately."
As a senior, Werner averaged 12.4 points and 4.1 assists per game. For her efforts, she was named first-team All-League, All-County and second-team All-State.
3.26.10 | Women's Basketball
Emily Gibson named NAIA Honorable Mention All-American
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - In her first season with the team, junior Emily Gibson was named an NAIA Honorable Mention All-American on Tuesday afternoon.
Gibson, a 6-foot-1 center from Kansas City, Mo., finished fifth in the Heart of America Athletic Conference in scoring with 14.8 points per game and first in rebounds per game with 10.1 en route to being named a first-team All-HAAC performer.
3.22.10 | Women's Basketball
Tayler Stacks named NAIA Scholar Athlete
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - For the third consecutive season, Baker University women's basketball player Tayler Stacks has been named an NAIA Scholar Athlete for the 2010 season. The 2010 Daktronics-NAIA Women's Basketball Scholar Athletes were announced Monday afternoon with 120 student-athletes and over 100 schools receiving the prestigious honor.
Stacks, the lone senior on this years squad, helped the Wildcats advance to the HAAC semifinals before falling to William Jewell College. Baker finished the season 18-14 overall and 13-7 in the Heart of America Athletic Conference.
3.7.10 | Athletics
Baker women fall in second round of HAAC Playoffs
- Brittany Hines will return to a stacked 2010-11 Baker squad.
LIBERTY, Mo. - The Baker women's basketball team saw its HAAC Tournament run end in the semifinal round after suffering a 73-59 loss to William Jewell College Saturday night.
3.5.10 | Women's Basketball
Baker Athletics will offer a student fan bus to the women’s game at William Jewell College
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – Baker University women’s basketball fans who want to watch the Wildcats in their quest for a HAAC Title can ride in style to the game by signing up for a charter bus to William Jewell College Saturday afternoon.
3.4.10 | Women's Basketball
Soske lifts Baker to playoff victory, 61-50
- The Baker students were out in full force Thursday evening.
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. - On fire was an understatement for Brooke Soske (pictured) Thursday evening. Coming off the bench, Soske went 5-for-5 from the field and 3-for-3 from beyond the arc in a 61-50 victory over Avila University in the first round of the HAAC playoffs.
3.3.10 | Women's Basketball
Baker set to face Avila Thursday evening
- Senior Tayler Stacks will play a key role in Thursday's contest.
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. - For the first time since 2003-2004, the Baker University women's basketball team will host a Heart of America Athletic Conference playoff game.