9.9.10 | Volleyball
Wildcats take HAAC opener, prepare for BU Invitational
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – The Baker volleyball team (5-4, 1-0) will get things kicked off at home this weekend when they host the Baker Invitational.
The weekend will include a full-slate of games; Baker will face McKendree (4-1, 0-0) at 3:00 p.m. CT on Friday and Oklahoma City University (1-3, 0-0) at 7:00 p.m. CT Friday. The Wildcats will return to the court on Saturday at 1:00 p.m. CT against Sterling College (3-2, 0-1) and 5:00 p.m. CT against John Brown University (6-2, 0-0).
9.7.10 | Volleyball
Volleyball team set to begin conference play
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – Baker’s volleyball team will be a force to be reckoned with this season.
The Wildcats completed another successful weekend, going 2-2 in the Bellevue Labor Day Invitational to even their overall record at 4-4.
9.3.10 | Volleyball
Baker volleyball travels north to Bellevue Classic
BELLEVUE, Neb. – The Baker volleyball team will yet again face two teams ranked in the Tachikara-NAIA Top 25 Coaches’ Poll this weekend at the Bellevue Classic. The Wildcats will face No. 18 Morningside College (3-3) at 1:00 p.m. CT on Friday, before closing the day out against Concordia (4-2) at 3:00 p.m. CT.
Saturday’s action features a 9:00 a.m. CT showdown with No. 20 Doane College (2-2) and a 1:00 p.m. CT match with Midland Lutheran (3-2).
8.28.10 | Volleyball
Wildcats sweep San Diego Christian College
POINT LOMA, Calif. - Jana Boss played a key role yet again, assisting the Baker attackers 21 times en route to a 3-0 (25-18, 25-23, 25-19) sweep of San Diego Christian College.
Brooke Pryor led the squad with 12 kills, Christina Delladio added eight and Jana Boss had six of her own.
The Wildcats improved to 2-1 on the season with the win. Baker will now face No. 2 Concordia (Calif.) at 3:00 p.m. PST in the final game of the tournament. Live stats of the game can be viewed here
8.27.10 | Volleyball
Baker falls to No. 3 Cal Baptist, bounces back and sweeps No. 14 host Point Loma Nazarene
POINT LOMA, Calif. - The Baker women's volleyball team showed just how deep and talented they might really be today. In the matinee game this afternoon the Wildcats fell in four sets to No. 3 California Baptist University in a match that could've gone in either direction.
The Wildcats swiftly took game one 25-18, before dropping the next three sets (20-25, 22-25, 23-25).
"I think we played really well regardless of the outcome," said assistant coach Matt Windle. "We really hung in there for a while, but these guys are a really good team, and their No. 3 ranking shows it," Windle said.
8.26.10 | Volleyball
Baker volleyball opens 2010 season at Seaside Invitational
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. - 2009 HAAC Player of the Year Brooke Pryor, and 2009 HAAC Libero of the Year Brooke Allen will be looked upon to lead the Baker volleyball team into their 2010 debut this weekend at the Seaside Invitational in Point Loma, Calif., this weekend, Aug. 27-28.
The Wildcats, who welcome back eight letter winners and five starters, open the tournament versus No. 3 California Baptist University, which went 29-6 overall last season, on Friday at 11:00 a.m. PST. Friday evening the Wildcats will take on host No. 14 Point Loma Nazarene at 8:00 p.m. PST before closing out Saturday against San Diego Christian University at 11:00 a.m. PST and No. 2 Concordia University (Calif.) at 3:00 p.m. PST.
UPDATE: View trip photos
6.8.10 | Volleyball
Baker University's Kayla Anderson to participate in Red Cross/NAIA Collegiate Leadership Program
Kayla Anderson will represent Baker University in Washington, D.C.
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. - Baker University volleyball student-athlete, Kayla Anderson, is headed to Washington, DC, for the Red Cross/NAIA Collegiate Leadership Program.
NAIA student-athletes from select campuses will travel to Washington, DC, for two weeks of energetic leadership training at the Red Cross National Headquarters, from June 7-18.