8.29.10 | Athletics
Janssens, Miller named BU Players of the Week
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. - Thanks to a monster offensive week by senior Christine Janssens (women's soccer) and a display of defensive excellence by senior Colton Miller (football), the two were named BU Players of the Week for their respective teams on Sunday evening.
9.3.10 | Soccer
Baker soccer heads to KC to face Rockhurst on Friday
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – This weekend, Baker soccer will continue its four-match road stretch in the KC metro area on Friday, Sept. 3 at Rockhurst University.
The first weekend of the season saw an exciting 2-0 roadtrip for the No. 24 Baker men, while the No. 17 Baker women finished 1-1. Tom Lowndes led the Baker men with two goals in their victories over Southern Nazarene University and Oklahoma Christian University.
9.3.10 | Football
No. 24 Baker set to face No. 10 Missouri Valley in home opener
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – No. 24 Baker (0-1 overall, 0-0 HAAC) will return home when it hosts No. 10 Missouri Valley at 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 4 in the conference opener at Liston Stadium. The game will broadcast via www.bakerwildcats.com and KCteams.com
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.
9.5.10 | Football
No. 24 Baker falls to No. 10 Missouri Valley
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – For the second straight week the Baker (0-2, 0-1) offense struggled to put points on the scoreboard.
Heading into the fourth quarter, Missouri Valley (1-0, 1-0) held a 17-0 advantage before Baker finally struck on a costly turnover by the Vikings.
The Wildcats scored their points on a two-yard fumble return for a touchdown by Kyle Bolton in the fourth quarter, and a 27-yard field goal by Jared Morss.
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.
9.9.10 | 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).