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.
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.