9.19.09 | Volleyball
Baker Volleyball wins 16th consecutive game
The Baker women’s volleyball team continued their hot streak this past weekend, when they swept all four games at the MidAmerica Invitational. On Friday afternoon Baker defeated Sterling College and Grace College 3-0 respectively.
9.19.09 | Football
Baker rolls Avila 41-0
The Baker offense and defense were finally on the same page on Saturday afternoon when they faced conference foe Avila University. Richie Bryant was back to his 2008 form after rushing for 242 yards with 2 touchdowns and one breakaway 76 yard gain. Senior quarterback Mack Brown led the way on the air attack throwing for 180 yards with 3 touchdowns.
Defensively Matt Brock led the way with 8 solo tackles and 1 sack. Junior Colton Miller recorded his third interception of the season ranking him 2nd overall in the NAIA.
9.23.09 | Volleyball
Lady 'Cats home opener tonight at Collins Center, game to be featured on webcast
The Lady 'Cats of Baker have racked up 16 consecutive wins coming into play tonight. Brooke Pryor, Brooke Allen, and Jana Boss swept the weekely HAAC awards for the second consecutive week (HAAC and School records). The Wildcats sit at 17-1 on the season, and are currently receiving 9 votes in the NAIA Top 25 poll. Brooke Pryor leads the HAAC with 4.15 kills per game, and ranks 11th nationally in the same category. The game will be featured as a Dakstats webcast beginning at 7:00 p.m. To view the webcast click here.
9.24.09 | Men’s Soccer
Baker men’s soccer retains No. 4 ranking in NAIA Top 25
Coming off a weekend where Baker went 2-0 defeating Oklahoma Christian University and Buena Vista University, Baker remained in the same position in the most recent NAIA soccer poll. Saturday evening Baker University won a thriller against Oklahoma Christian University. Luke Haidarovic scored on a header with less than two minutes to play on a great cross from Ethan Bauer.
9.25.09 | Men's Soccer
Baker men's soccer wins 3-0 over Grand View University
The Baker men's soccer team won again on Friday evening when they faced Grand View University (5-4-0). Matt Germain, Luke Haidarovic and Blaine Snipstal all scored en route to the 3-0 shutout. Alex Burton recorded his fourth shutout of the season as Baker improved to 6-0-1 on the year
9.26.09 | Volleyball
Baker wins 19th straight, Head coach Kathy Allen wins 250th game
The Lady ‘Cats continued their winning ways this weekend when they traveled to the Ottawa University Dual. In the first game of the day Baker took down Ottawa 3-0 (25-20,25-16,25-17). Brooke Pryor recorded 10 kills, Brooke Allen had 22 digs and Jana Boss recorded 30 assists. Game two featured Baker taking on Bethel College. Baker took the game 3 sets to 1 (28-26,25-22,20-25,25-19). Brooke Pryor recorded 20 kills, Brooke Allen had 30 digs and Jana Boss 37 assists. When things were over at the end of the day, 12 year veteran coach Kathy Allen had won her 250th game. “We need everyone to show up Tuesday evening for the big match-up against Benedictine, the game is absolutely huge for us,” stated Allen. The Wildcats now sit a 20-1 overall and 3-0 in conference play. The ‘Cats will be back in action Tuesday evening when they take on conference rival Benedictine College (12-3)(2-1) at 7:00 p.m. in the Collins Center.
9.28.09 | Women's Soccer
Lady 'Cats win conference opener at Central Methodist University
Maggie Dupes was stellar in goal yet again as she went on to record the 5-0 shutout Saturday evening. Dupes (pictured) made three saves en route to her second consecutive shutout and fourth shutout of the 2009 season. Alix Schiraldi, Mikayla Medlock, Gina Schiraldi, Christine Janssens and Rachel Shepard all record goals as the 'Cats improved their record to 6-3 overall and 1-0 in conference. Baker will be back in action Tuesday evening when they take on Avila University (5-4, 1-0) at 6:00 p.m. from Liston Stadium.
9.29.09 | Athletics
Tuesday night recaps
Volleyball wins a thriller, winning streak reaches 20 games
The conference showdown on Tuesday against Benedictine sure didn’t disappoint. Baker trailed 2-0 before coming back in 3 unanswered sets to take the match 3-2. The ‘Cats now own a 20 game winning streak and sit at 21-1 on the season, while owning first place in the Heart of America Athletic Conference. Check back for full details.