9.14.09 | Volleyball
Lady 'Cats sweep HAAC Player of the Week honors
The Baker women’s volleyball team received three conference honors on Monday. Brooke Pryor was named Player of the Week, Brooke Allen was named Libero of the Week, and Jana Boss was named Setter of the Week. Brooke Pryor was also the conference nominee for National Player of the Week.
9.13.09 | Volleyball
Lady ‘Cats dominate Baker Invitational
The Baker University volleyball team had high hopes coming into this weekend, and they didn’t disappoint. The ‘Lady Cats went undefeated on the weekend defeating Park University, Oklahoma City University, Ottawa University, and The University of Sioux Falls.
“I was very proud of the team this weekend. We won the games we were supposed to win, and our best match of the weekend against Oklahoma City University was a clinic in great volleyball. We’ve never beaten them before, so it was thrilling for the team,” said Coach Allen.
9.12.09 | Volleyball
Lady 'Cats sweep all tournament games
Day 1 Tournament Results
|Baker vs Park||25-19, 25-10, 25-23||Baker|
|Baker vs Oklahoma City||25-21, 25-22,25-14||Baker|
|Univ. Soiux Falls vs Avila||25-23,25-16,25-21||Sioux Falls|
|William Jewell vs Ottawa||20-25,25-20,25-23,25-13||William Jewell|
|Benedictine vs Oklahoma City||25-19,25-17,20-25,25-20||Benedictine|
|William Jewell vs Univ. Sioux Falls||25-14,25-23,25-19||Sioux Falls|
|Avila vs Ottawa||25-20,25-18,20-25,13-25,15-12||Avila|
|Benedictine vs Park||25-21,25-13,25-11||Benedictine|
Day 2 Tournament Results
|Avila vs Park||25-23,21-25,25-13,25-15||Avila|
|William Jewell vs Oklahoma City||20-25,25-18,25-15,25-11||OK City|
|Baker vs Ottawa||25-10,25-15,25-11||Baker|
|Benedictine vs Univ. Sioux Falls||25-16,25-23,25-20||Benedictine|
|Avila vs Oklahoma City||25-15,25-19,25-13||Oklahoma City|
|William Jewell vs Park||25-16,25-19,25-13||William Jewell|
|Baker vs Univ. Sioux Falls||Scores Coming Soon||Baker|
|Benedictine vs Ottawa||Scores Coming Soon|
9.2.09 | Volleyball
Baker takes HAAC opener at Avila University
The Baker Wildcats took the HAAC opener Wednesday evening at Avila University defeating the Eagles by a score of 3-0,(25-15,25-20,25-23). Junior Brooke Pryor (pictured) recorded 13 kills, while Junior Christina Delladio chipped in with 12. Brooke Allen led Baker with 19 digs en route to the 'Cats first conference victory of 2009. The Wildcats will travel to Chicago, Illinois this weekend where they will participate in a two day tournament at St. Xavier University. Check back for full updates on this weekend's matches.
9.6.09 | Volleyball
Wildcats complete perfect weekend in Chicago
This past weekend the Baker University volleyball team traveled to Chicago, Illinois to participate in the St. Xavier Classic. Coming into the weekend the ‘Cats had won 4 of their first 5 games, and they didn't plan on slowing down.
Volleyball 2009 Season Preview
Baker University volleyball coach Kathy Allen believes her team has it all - size, depth, skilled setters and a strong defense - to challenge again for a Heart of America Athletic Conference title.
"We do not have a weakness at any position," Allen said. "We will be strong at every single position and there will be competition to among our players." Junior Brooke Pryor, a second-team all-HAAC performer, is among the top returners for the Wildcats. The 6-foot outside hitter from Santa Fe Trail High School helped spark Baker's run to the HAAC title match last fall and earned second-team all-conference honors.
Dan Harris Named Under Armour
Athletic Director of the Year
In his final week at Baker University, retired Athletic Director Dan Harris was named Under Armour Athletic Director of the Year for the Central Division. The Under Armour Athletic Director of the Year program honors intercollegiate directors of athletics for their commitment and administrative excellence within a campus or college community environment.