9.21.10 | Football
Xavier Lewis named HAAC Special Teams Player of the Week
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Baker’s Xavier Lewis was named HAAC Special Teams Player of the Week after compiling 146 yards on kickoff returns this past weekend against Avila University.
Lewis highlighted the scoring on Saturday night when he tied a school record, returning the Eagles kickoff 99 yards for a touchdown to put the Wildcats ahead 27-10.
“That was our knockout punch,” said head coach Mike Grossner. “I think the team felt pretty comfortable from that point forward.”
The Wildcats will return to action on Oct. 2 when they travel to Culver-Stockton College for a 1 p.m. CT kickoff.
9.22.10 | Women's Cross Country
Freshman Lauren Jaqua named HAAC Women’s Cross Country Runner of the Week
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Freshman Lauren Jaqua was named HAAC Women’s Cross Country Runner of the Week on Tuesday afternoon.
Jaqua, a freshman out of Lansing, Kan., led the Baker women at the Southern Stampede with a time of 18:56 in the women’s 5k race to finish 46th out of 302 runners.
Additionally, the Baker women’s cross country team received 93 votes in the latest NAIA Top 25 poll, good enough for 26th nationally.
The Wildcats will be back in action on Sept. 25th when they travel to Stillwater, Okla., to participate in the OSU Jamboree.