9.4.10 | Cross Country
Baker men and women take third-place at Maple Leaf Invitational
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – The Baker University women’s cross country team took third-place Saturday afternoon at the Maple Leaf Invitational. Freshman Lauren Jaqua led the Baker women with a time of 15:35.80, good for seventh-place overall in the women’s 4k run.
9.4.10 | Cross Country
Maple Leaf Invitational set for Saturday
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. - With some of the top teams in the area traveling to Baker University this upcoming weekend, head coach Zach Kindler feels as if the Baker cross country teams will have an opporitunity to measure themselves early.
On the women’s side, No. 14 Kansas Wesleyan will enter the invitational as the favorite. The Baker women enter as defending champions.
“I’m pretty excited about this meet,” said head coach Zach Kindler. “I think we’ve got the talent and potential, we’re just taking things one day at a time.”
8.20.10 | Cross Country
Kindler and company will look to make a splash in the HAAC
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. - Baker University cross country coach Zach Kindler is thrilled the 2010 roster resembles the 2009 list of Wildcat runners.
The Wildcats return their top five runners from the men's and women's squad. Kindler, entering his fourth season at Baker, hopes the experience of placing fourth in the women's Heart of America Athletic Conference meet and fifth in the men's HAAC meet carries over this fall.
11.7.09 | Men's Cross Country
Baker men take fifth at HAAC Championships
LIBERTY, Mo. - Freshman Corey Clark (pictured) led the way for the Baker men on Saturday afternoon taking 11th place at the HAAC Championship with a time of 29:11.55 in the men's 8k race.
Following closely behind were Freshman Taylor Nall (30:26.04) and Parker Bryant (30:37.38).
"The men performed well. I think this was a solid way to close out the season heading into next year with such a young group," said coach Kindler.
Men's 8k Race (Stocksdale Park, Liberty, Mo.)
11. Corey Clark- 29:11.55
22. Taylor Nall- 30:26.04
24. Parker Bryant- 30:37.38
33. Eric Larson- 31:24.58
36. Aaron Caldwell- 31:37.93
40. Ryan Meyer- 31:56.41
43. Chris Duderstadt- 32:31.99
66. Keith Demint- 34:41.68
73. Kellen Kristoffesen- 37:43.56
10.17.09 | Men's Cross Country
Baker men take 8th at Ollie Isom Invitational
Taylor Nall led the way for the Baker men this weekend, finishing 31st out of 96 runners in the 5K with a time of 16:25.55.
Following closely behind was Aaron Caldwell, finishing with a time of 16:44.28 and placing 42nd.
31. Taylor Nall- 16:25.55
42. Aaron Caldwell- 16:44.28
45. Eric Larson- 16:47.13
64. Parker Bryant- 17:31.96
73. Ryan Meyer- 17:50.86
76. Fred Lozano- 18:00.21
79. Joab Barr- 18:07.42
80. Keith DeMint- 18:09.53
81. Andy Hill- 18:10.87
85. Kellen Kristoffsen- 18:29.06
10.10.09 | Men's Cross Country
Baker men take 2nd place, two runners place in top 10
Aaron Caldwell led the way for the Baker men on Saturday placing fifth overall with a time of 28:58.76. Following closely behind was last week's nominee for HAAC Runner of the Week Corey Clark with a time of 29:37.74 placing him 10th overall. Taylor Nall, Eric Larson, Parker Bryant, Ryan Meyer and Keith Demint rounded out a total team score of 2:29:39.64 in the men's 8k run.
Baker will be back in action next weekend when they travel to the Ollie Isom Invitational. View the full results from this past weekend.
9.4.09 | Men's Cross Country
Baker men place fourth at Maple Leaf Invitational
In the men's 5K race, Baker placed fourth with 82 points. Kansas Wesleyan captured the team title with 46 points. Eric Larson (17:11.05), Parker Bryant (17:13.81), Aaron Caldwell (17:15.08) and Corey Clark (17:15.87) -- all freshmen -- finished 16th through 19th, respectively, with freshmen Taylor Nall (17:25.45) and Christopher Duderstadt (17:34.05) close behind. Baker Sophomore Chris Scheideman, competing unattached, finished eighth in 16:44.38.