2.14.10 | Athletics
Basketball teams highlight weekend sports
- Coach Weaver and the Wildcats are riding a two-game winning streak
CANTON, Mo. - The Baker men's basketball (9-16, 2-13) team snapped out of its funk to win two games this past week, downing Avila University on Thursday and Culver-Stockton College on Saturday.
Senior Malcolm Greer, fresh off becoming a member of the 1,000-point club, led the way for the Baker men scoring 15 points while pulling down 11 rebounds to record his fourth double-double of the season Saturday afternoon.
2.15.10 | Men's Track and Field
Anderson wins HAAC player of the week
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. - Baker sophomore J.L. Anderson earned conference player of the week after his stellar performance at the Pitt State Invitational.
Anderson took first place in the 200 meter with a time of 23.26 seconds, and his time of 7.80 seconds led to a second-place finish in the 55 meter hurdles.
2.17.10 | Basketball
First place on the line for Baker women's basketball
- Coach Decker and the Wildcats can overtake first place Thursday night with a win.
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. - The battle for the top spot in the Heart of America Athletic Conference standings will take place on Thursday night in the George F. Collins Center as the Baker women take on rival William Jewell College.
HAAC leader Evangel has dropped two of its past three games, putting Baker in prime position to join the Crusaders at the top of the conference. Both Baker and William Jewell are riding two-game winning streaks coming into the contest.
2.18.10 | Basketball
- Brittany Hines scored a team-high 14 points in the defeat.
William Jewell overpowers Baker, 66-52
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. - Brittany Hines scored 14 points and Aubree Gustin added 13 in a heartbreaking setback to HAAC rival William Jewell College on Thursday evening.
2.20.10 | Women's Basketball
Wildcats fall to Missouri Valley at the Buzzer, 59-58
- The Baker women will look to get back on track Monday evening at Avila.
MARSHALL, Mo. - Missouri Valley's ShaTeah West rebounded a missed shot and scored with 1.2 seconds remaining in regulation to give the Vikings a 59-58 victory over Baker University in Heart of America Athletic Conference action Saturday afternoon.
2.20.10 | Baseball
Baker drops season opening doubleheader at Rogers State
- Chris Cummins held Rogers State hitless through 5 innings.
CLAREMORE, Okla. - The Baker University baseball team dropped its season opener to Rogers State University on Saturday in a pair of one-run games.
The Wildcats had a two-run lead heading into the final inning of the series opener, but, the Hillcats staged a two-run rally in their final at-bat to take the first game of the doubleheader 2-1.
Baker women drop third straight at Avila University on Monday night
- The Baker women have dropped three-straight games in the HAAC.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Baker University women's basketball team dropped its third straight game with a 62-53 loss at Avila University (18-10, 12-6) on Monday night. With the loss the Wildcats fall to 16-12 overall and 12-6 in Heart of America Athletic Conference play.