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Decathlete captures title at Kansas Relays

Junior decathlete Aaron Hannon won the Kansas Relays decathlon on April 15 in Lawrence with a career-best 6,948 points, outdistancing performers from bigger schools Nebraska and Arkansas State.

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Ballard introduced as Baker’s new basketball coach

Brett Ballard, director of basketball operations at the University of Kansas, was introduced by President Patricia N. Long as Baker University’s new men’s basketball coach on March 23 at the Collins House on the Baldwin City campus.

Weaver ends 25-year run coaching Wildcats

Weaver ends 25-year run coaching Wildcats

Rick Weaver, the head basketball coach since 1985, retired from coaching basketball at the end of the 2009-2010 season after serving the longest of any coach in any sport for the Wildcats.

Wildcat Classic

Wildcat Classic

The Wildcat Classic Golf Tournament, Friday, May 21, is open to players of all skill levels and kicks off Alumni Weekend 2010.

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University inducts five into Hall of Fame

Baker University salutes the 2009 Hall of Fame class, which includes a swimming pioneer, two-sport letter winner, basketball standout, tennis champion and a longtime coach and administrator.

Harris named Under Armour Athletic Director of the Year for Central Division

Harris named Under Armour Athletic Director of the Year for Central Division

During his final week as Baker University athletic director, Dan Harris was honored for his contributions to Baker athletics.

Sprinter tops Baker’s performances at NAIA meet

Sprinter tops Baker’s performances at NAIA meet

Sixteen Wildcat athletes competed in the NAIA national outdoor track and field championships. Sprinter Okiomah’s third place finish was Baker’s top performance.

Former player and coach, Purdum, signs with Chiefs

Former player and coach, Purdum, signs with Chiefs

Former Wildcat Tanner Purdum signed as a free agent with the Kansas City Chiefs in April.

Nuno drafted by Cleveland Indians

Nuno drafted by Cleveland Indians

On the final day of the Major League amateur draft, left-handed pitcher Vidal Nuno was drafted by the Cleveland Indians. Over the past two seasons at Baker University, Nuno compiled 15 wins with an ERA of 1.98. In 2008 Nuno was named HAAC Pitcher of the Year.