3.23.10 | Men's Basketball
Brett Ballard named head basketball coach at Baker University
- Ballard spoke with the media Tuesday afternoon.
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. — Brett Ballard, director of basketball operations at the University of Kansas, has been selected as the head men’s basketball coach at Baker University, President and Interim Athletic Director Patricia N. Long announced today. Dr. Long introduced Ballard during a news conference at 1 p.m., Tuesday, March 23, at the Collins House on the Baldwin City campus.
3.23.10 | Baseball
Jayhawks set to host Baker Wednesday evening
- The Wildcats will face the Jayhawks at Hoglund Ballpark Wednesday evening.
LAWRENCE, Kan. - The Baker baseball team will travel just down the road on Wednesday evening to face the Kansas Jayhawks at 6:00 p.m., from Hoglund Ballpark. Baker (7-9, 4-4) is coming off a split with Missouri Valley College this past weekend. Wednesday's game will be broadcast via live audio webcast at www.allinbroadcasting.com with veteran Baker play-by-play man Tom Hedrick calling the action.
3.24.10 | Baseball
Rainy day, KU shines defeating Baker, 16-0
LAWRENCE, Kan. - The score didn't reflect the overall meaning on Wednesday night at Hoglund Ballpark. Yes, the Wildcats did fall 16-0 in five innings, but they also gained meaningful knowledge heading into the thick of conference play.
3.25.10 | Women's Tennis
Baker women drop conference opener to Evangel, 6-3
- Freshman Tresa Carter and sophomore Laura Caby highlighted the evening.
LAWRENCE, Kan. - The Baker women's tennis team dropped its conference opener to Evangel University on Wednesday evening. Freshman Tresa Carter and sophomore Laura Caby led Baker to its first victory of the evening winning 8-5 in doubles.
3.26.10 | Women's Basketball
Emily Gibson named NAIA Honorable Mention All-American
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - In her first season with the team, junior Emily Gibson was named an NAIA Honorable Mention All-American on Tuesday afternoon.
Gibson, a 6-foot-1 center from Kansas City, Mo., finished fifth in the Heart of America Athletic Conference in scoring with 14.8 points per game and first in rebounds per game with 10.1 en route to being named a first-team All-HAAC performer.
3.26.10 | Track and Field
Wildcats set to host Baker Relays
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. - The Wildcats track and field team will return to competition Saturday at the Baker Relays Invitational at Liston Stadium. Running and field events begin at 11 a.m., except for javelin and pole vault, which begin at noon.
3.27.10 | Track and Field
Wildcat men win Baker Relays, women take second
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. - The Baker men's track and field team won its first outdoor event of the 2010 season this past weekend at the BU Relays. The Baker women took second.
The men's squad was highlighted by the 4x100 meter relay team that took first-place, running the event in a time of 42.24. The Wildcats also claimed victory in the 4x800 meter relays with a time of 8:22.47.
Individually, Aaron Hannon (pictured) was stellar in the men's pole vault clearing a height of 4.26 meters to take first-place, earning the squad 10 points.