1.3.12 | Women's Basketball
Baker women look to make strides in second half of 2011-12 season
HILLSBORO, Kan. – Baker University head women’s basketball coach Ben Lister believes some of the growing pains the team suffered in the first half of the season, could potentially pay off in the second half.
The Wildcats closed out the first half of the season with a 58-48 victory over Tabor College on Dec. 31., in the Tabor Holiday Classic. Three players Alisha Fanshier (17 points), Gloria Atanmo (15 points), and Shelbi Petty (12 points) all scored in double figures to lead the Wildcats offensively.
1.3.11 | Men's Soccer
Tourbeau Sports Group names Bauer, Byarlay, and Lowndes to “Top Prospects” report
ORANGE BEACH, Ala. – After a season of firsts, the Baker men’s soccer team continues to garner the postseason accolades. Juniors Ethan Bauer (Olathe, Kan.) and Nate Byarlay were named to the Tourbeau Sports Group Top 40 Professional Prospects List. Senior Tom Lowndes (Cardiff, Wales) was named to the honorable mention squad.
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1.6.12 | Basketball
Fanshier leads Baker in 84-66 rout over Peru State College
PERU, Neb. - Five players scored in double figures as the Baker women’s basketball team picked up its second consecutive win on Thursday evening with a 84-66 victory over Peru State College.
Junior Alisha Fanshier scored a team-high 21 points, 13 of which came from the charity-stripe. Four other players scored in double figures as Rashida Simpson added 16, Avery Vogts tallied 12, while Shlbi Petty and Gloria Atanmo each finished with 10.
1.7.11 | Basketball
Baker hosts Culver-Stockton to open up the New Year
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – With key HAAC victories on Thursday night, the Baker men’s and women’s basketball teams will look to keep the momentum rolling against Culver-Stockton College on Saturday afternoon.
The Baker women (3-12 overall, 1-3 HAAC) are coming off back-to-back victories for the first time this season after knocking off KCAC foe Tabor College Dec. 31, and returning to HAAC action to defeat Peru State College on Jan. 5, for their first conference victory of the season.
1.7.12 | Women's Basketball
Baker women with third-straight game with 75-67 win over Culver-Stockton
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – The Baker University women’s basketball team rattled off its third-straight victory Saturday afternoon with a 75-67 victory over Culver-Stockton College.
Junior Alisha Fanshier led all Baker scorers with a game-high 21 points and senior Gloria Atanmo tied a career-high, netting 19 points while pulling down eight rebounds. Freshman Shelbi Petty and Kyra Ramsey added 16 and 10 points respectively in a game that never saw the Wildcats trail.
2.7.12 | Men's Basketball
Steinlage leads Baker in 83-50 rout of Culver-Stockton College
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – Baker jumped out to an early 16-3 lead within the first six minutes of the game and never looked back as the Wildcats cruised to an 83-50 victory over Culver-Stockton College.
Ben Steinlage recorded a game-high 20 points, while Corey Anderson and Todd Eils each chipped in with 13 and 10 points respectively. Anderson also led the Wildcats defensively, pulling down eight rebounds.
1.11.12 | Wrestling
Baker wrestling team gains experience at Cliff-Keen National Duals
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – The tenth ranked Baker University wrestling team traveled to Springfield, Ill., last weekend to compete in the prestigious NWCA Cliff Keen National Duals, where the Wildcats saw top-ranked teams from the NCAA DII, NCAA DIII, NAIA, and NJCAA.
Baker opened up the competition against No. 7 Midland University, winning six out of ten matches. Phillip Henes (141 pounds), Jarell Price (149 pounds), Nathan Sommer (157 pounds), Parker Owen (174 pounds), Jocob Nowak (197 pounds), and heavyweight Dylan Berg all recorded victories. Berg’s 3-1 overtime victory over top-ranked Leviticus Roberson highlighted the match. Unfortunately, the Wildcats fell just short and dropped the opening dual 19-18.
1.12.12 | Women's Basketball
Bench scoring keys MNU past Baker, 79-56
OLATHE, Kan. – After winning three-straight games, the Baker women’s basketball team fell to rival MidAmerica Nazarene, 79-56 on Thursday evening.
Alisha Fanshier was the only Wildcat to score in double figures with 11 points on a 4-for-16 shooting performance from the floor. Freshman Avery Voghts added nine points and Shelbi Petty chipped in with seven in a game that saw the Wildcats get outscored 40-23 via the bench.