11.10.11 | Volleyball
Volleyball cruises into HAAC finals with 3-0 victory over Graceland
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – After playing a gut-wrenching back-and-fourth battle in the first set, the Baker women’s volleyball team got back on track to defeat Graceland in straight sets Wednesday evening.
Baker took set one 29-27, before rattling off a 25-22 victory in set two and a match clinching 25-19 victory in set three.
11.10.11 | Men's Soccer
No. 2 Baker knocks of No. 14 Benedictine in double overtime
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – Whenever Baker and Benedictine get together, it always seems to make for a special game.
Wednesday evening in Baldwin City wasn’t any different, as the Baker men’s soccer team remained unblemished, defeating the Ravens 3-2 to advance to the championship game of the Heart of America Athletic Conference.
11.10.11 | Women's Soccer
Wildcats advance to HAAC Championship game with 2-1 victory over Avila
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – Two first half goals were all the Wildcats needed Thursday evening to move past Avila University into the HAAC Championship game Saturday night against Graceland University.
Alix Schiraldi put the Wildcats on the board first with a goal just seven minutes into the contest after she received a ball in the box from Ashley Ukena.
11.11.11 | Men's Soccer
Wildcats host MNU for HAAC title tonight
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – The Baker University men’s soccer team will host MidAmerica Nazarene on Friday night in the Heart of America Athletic Conference tournament championship game at 7 p.m. at Liston Stadium on the campus of Baker University.
The second-ranked Wildcats (17-0-1, 7-0-1 HAAC) will host the fifth-seeded Pioneers (12-7-1, 4-4 HAAC). Baker defeated MNU earlier in the season on Oct. 12 by a score of 1-0. Josh Rydberg scored the lone goal in the contest in the 70th minute on a throw-in from Sean McAlister. Goalkeeper Matt Bickley made one save in the contest.
11.12.11 | Women's Soccer
Baker women defend HAAC tournament crown
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. - The No. 21-ranked Baker University women’s soccer team defended its Heart of America Athletic Conference tournament championship with a 2-1 victory over Graceland on Saturday at Liston Stadium.
“It feels good to vindicate what we did in the regular season,” said Wildcat head coach Nate Houser, who shared the regular-season conference title with Graceland.
11.13.11 | Football
No. 24 Baker crushes Graceland in season finale, 50-14
LAMONI, Iowa – With the hopes of the NAIA playoffs still on the line, the Baker University football team knew it needed to win big Saturday afternoon – and the Wildcats did just that with a 50-14 victory over Graceland.
Baker (7-3, 6-3 HAAC) got on the scoreboard first as Scottie Meyer finished off a seven play 36-yard drive to put Baker ahead 7-0 with 8:03 on the clock in the first quarter. Myer would add another score four minutes later on another seven play 56-yard drive.