11.6.11 | Volleyball
Wildcat volleyball team cruises past Avila
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – The Baker University volleyball team cruised to a 3-0 victory over Avila University in the opening round of the 2011 Heart of America Athletic Conference playoffs.
Baker jumped out to an early lead in the first set, defeating the Eagles 25-18. The ‘Cats didn’t look back from there as Baker won set two 25-14 and set three 25-17.
11.6.11 | Wrestling
Parker Owen and Dylan Berg lead Baker wrestlers at 2011 Dan Harris Open
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – Senior Dylan Berg (Las Vegas, Nev.) and junior Parker Owen (Carrollton, Texas) led all Baker wrestlers with first-place finishes at the 2011 Dan Harris Open.
Women’s soccer teams dominate HAAC awards
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Baker Univeristy women’s soccer team racked up the annual Heart of America Athletic Conference postseason accolades.
The Baker women had six players named to the all-HAAC squad, along with one Defensive Player of the Year (Maggie Dupes), one Co-Offensive Player of the Year (Alix Schiraldi), and one Coach of the Year award to head coach Nate Houser.
11.7.11 | Men's Soccer
Men’s soccer team grabs four first team all-HAAC awards
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The second ranked Baker men’s soccer team had four players grab first team all-HAAC honors heading into the 2011 postseason.
Sophomore goalkeeper Matt Bickley (Overland Park, Kan.), junior defender Nate Byarly (Olathe, Kan.), senior midfielder Tom Lowndes (Cardiff, Wales), and junior forward Odaine Sinclair (Kingston, Jamaica) were all named to the all-HAAC first team.
11.8.11 | Basketball
Wildcats welcome Friends University for season opening hoops doubleheader
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – The Baker University men’s and women’s basketball teams return to action on Nov. 8 as they welcome Friends University to the George F. Collins Center for a 5:30/7:30 p.m. tip-off.
11.8.11 | Women's Basketball
Shelbi Petty’s game-winning three lifts Baker past Friends, 56-55
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – Trailing by 11 points with three minutes in regulation didn’t mean anything to the young Baker Wildcats women’s basketball team as they grabbed their first win of the season over Friends University Tuesday evening.
With three seconds remaining in regulation, freshman Shelbi Petty took two dribbles and fired a three-pointer to lift Baker to a 56-55 victory over the Falcons.
11.8.11 | Men's Basketball
Jordan Honore leads Baker past Friends University, 76-65
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – The Baker University men’s basketball team is off to its best start in five years after defeating Friends University 76-65 Tuesday evening.
Baker (3-0) never trailed in the contest as junior Jordan Honore led the way offensively with 23 points and five assists, while shooting 9-for-17 from the field.
11.9.11 | Men's Soccer
No. 2 Baker and No. 14 Benedictine set for HAAC semifinals showdown
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – Both teams knows there is no love lost when it comes to Baker vs Benedictine – especially in the Heart of America Athletic Conference Playoffs.
Baker (16-0-1) will look for a chance to play its way into the HAAC Championship game with a victory over the Ravens. The Wildcats are currently ranked second in the NAIA with 566 total points and one first place vote.