Athletics Misc (1082)
2014: As a senior, appeared in 17 games with 15 starts and scored one goal on the season, against Grace (Ind.) at North Park on 9/13...Also had three assists on the year.
2013: Appeared and started in all 19 games for Baker her junior season...Attempted five shots with two on goal and helped the defense to five shutout victories.
2012: Appeared in 19 games, registering 7 shots and 2 shots on goal.
2011: Appeared in 17 games as a freshman and had 2 shots and 1 shot on goal resulting in 1 goal (Oklahoma Wesleyan).
PERSONAL: Bailey Mecel Sosa was born in Emporia, Kan., and is the daughter of Jo and Robert Sosa…Has 2 siblings: Brie (27) and Jordan (22)…Played soccer, volleyball, and basketball at Emporia High School…Named 1st Team All-League, 1st Team All-Region, and All-State Honorable Mention…Chose Baker University over McPherson, Emporia State, and Washburn…Member of Zeta Tau Alpha sorority…Majoring in Psychology.
|Junior||Lee's Summit, Mo.|
|5-5||Lee's Summit HS|
2012: Appeared in 21 games, registering 1 goal, 1 assists, 8 shots, and 3 shots on goal. Had a season high 2 shots against MidAmerica Nazarene (Kan.).
2011: Appeared in 16 games as a sophomore, registering 5 shots and 2 shots on goal.
PERSONAL: Ashley Fay Sampson was born in Overland Park, Kan., and is the daughter of Todd and Vangie Sampson…Has 3 siblings: Jennifer (24), Jacqueline (17), and Amanda (13)…Played soccer at Lee’s Summit High School where the Tigers were Conference Champions and District Champions…Member of Skills USA, National Honors Society, Tiger Mentor, and A+ Program…Majoring in nursing.
2012: Appeared in 21 games registering 2 shots and 1 assist.
2011: Appeared in 20 games as a sophomore, registering 2 assists, 3 total shots and 2 shots on goal resulting in 1 goal (Avila).
2010: Appeared in 14 games as a freshman and had 4 total shots and 2 shots on goal.
PERSONAL: Amber Kathleen Pickering was born in Tulsa, OK, and is the daughter of Kelly and Justin Geiger…Has 1 sibling: Josh (17)…Majoring in Exercise Science.
|5-6||Lawrence Free State HS|
2014: Became a two-time NAIA Scholar-Athlete, winning the award again in 2014...Played in 13 games her senior season with three starts...Scored one goal on the year, the game winner in the season opener against nationally ranked Ashford (Iowa).
2013: 2013 NAIA Scholar-Athlete...Played in nine games as a junior and scored a goal against Concordia (Calif.) on 9/6.
2012: Appeared in 21 games, registering 1 goal, 8 shots, and 2 shots on goal.
2011: Appeared in 18 games as a freshman, registering 8 total shots and 3 shots on goal.
PERSONAL: Hillary Anne Yoder was born in Lawrence, Kan., and is the daughter of Kim and Denis Yoder…Has 1 sibling: Allison (26)…Played soccer at Free State High School…Member of National Honors Society and Younglife in high school…Majoring in Spanish, Sociology, and Exercise Science.
|5-6||Shawnee Mission West HS|
2014: Played in 18 games as a senior and was named the HAAC Offensive Player of the Week on Oct. 20...Had three goals and an assist on the year and attempted 11 shots with eight on goal.
2013: Played in 19 games with nine starts and scored one goal against Ottawa...Also had two assists against Central Methodist...Attempted 15 shots with four on goal.
2012: Appeared in 21 games, registering 2 goals, 24 shots, and 6 shots on goal. Had a season high 6 shots against McPherson (Kan.).
2011: Appeared in 20 games as a freshman, registering 4 goals, 1 assist, 19 shots, and 7 shots on goal. She had a season high of 3 shots in back-to-back games against Benedictine and Culver-Stockton.
PERSONAL: Ashley Lauree Mauck was born in Shawnee, Kan., and is the daughter of Conda and Larry Mauck…Has 1 sibling: Morgan (17)…Enjoys soccer and going to the lake…Majoring in Nursing.
|5-8||Olathe Northwest HS|
2014: Played in five games her senior season and scored a goal against Manhattan Christian...Attempted three shots with the one on goal.
2013: Played in two games as a junior against Kansas Wesleyan and Hastings.
2012: Appeared in 15 games, registering 2 goals on 4 shots. Scored one goal each against McPherson (Kan.), and Culver-Stockton (Mo.).
2011: Appeared in 7 games as a freshman, registering 3 total shots, 1 shot on goal, and 1 goal, which came against Oklahoma Baptist.
PERSONAL: Kayla Jean Infanti was born in Chicago, IL, and is the daughter of Paul and Mary Infanti…Has 2 siblings…Played soccer at Olathe Northwest High School…Majoring in Public Relations.
|5-6||Shawnee Mission West HS|
2014: Again named to the HAAC First Team All-Conference and HAAC Defensive Player of the Week on Nov. 3...Became a four-time NAIA All-American, landing on the 2014 NAIA Honorable Mention All-America team...Led the team in assists with eight and scored three goals...Third on the team in shots taken with 35 and led the team in shots on goal with 21...Goals came against Wayland Baptist, Ottawa and Avila.
2013: Became a three-time NAIA All-American, earning a spot on the 2013 NAIA Women's Soccer Honorable Mention All-America team...Helped the Wildcats to five shutout victories and lead the team in assists with seven and scored two goals...Scored goals against Oklahoma City and McPherson...Attempted 21 shots and 12 shots on goal...Also named to the HAAC First Team All-Conference.
2012: HAAC Defensive Player of the Week selection for the weeks of October 8th and October 15th. 1st Team All-HAAC, NAIA 3rd Team All-American, and a NSCAA Third-Team All-American. Appeared in 21 games, registering 15 total shots and 12 shots on goal.
2011: Appeared in 20 games as a freshman, registering 4 total shots and 3 shots on goal...NSCAA-NAIA Honorable Mention All-American.
PERSONAL: Shelby Elire Schiraldi was born in Overland Park, Kan., and is the daughter of Shelly Chambers and Gino Schiraldi…Has three siblings: Gina (27), Alix (25), and Mattie (14)…Played soccer at Shawnee Mission West High School where the Vikings were State Runner-up in 2011…2011 All-American…Enjoys reading and video games…Majoring in Sociology with a concentration in Criminal Justice.
|Senior||Overland Park, Kan.|
|5-8||Blue Valley West HS|
2014: 2014 Second Team All-HAAC winner...Appeared in goal in 18 games for Baker her senior season with 90 saves...Had 12 saves at North Park against Grace on 9/13...Ends her career with 275 career saves...Also named 2014 Homecoming Queen.
2013: Started in 19 games for the Wildcats with 70 saves and a goals against percentage of 96-percent...Had five shutout victories and a season high 10 saves against Hastings on 10/16.
2012: 3rd Team All-HAAC selection. Appeared in 21 games and had 92 saves, 75.4% save rate. Had a season high 8 saves against Graceland (Iowa), and Vanguard (Calif.).
2011: Appeared in 9 games as a freshman and had a total of 23 saves, registering a 76.7% save rate. In her first game as a Wildcat she was 5-for-5 on saves in a win over Rocky Mountain. She added another 6 saves later in the season in a win over Ottawa.
PERSONAL: Rachel Rae Theobald was born in Overland Park, Kan., and is the daughter of Chrisan and Joe Theobald…Has 1 sibling: Zach (18)…Played soccer at Blue Valley West High School in Stillwell, Kan., where the Jaguars were State Champions in 2009 and 2010…Member of Zeta Tau Alpha sorority…Enjoys crafts, working out, and science…Majoring in Biology.
2014: Appeared in one match this season and played in two sets against Oklahoma City...Had one kill against the OCU Stars.
2013: Member of the Baker JV Volleyball team
2012: Member of the Baker JV Volleyball squad.
Personal: Paige O’Neil Meader was born in Shawnee Mission, Kan., and is the daughter of Craig and Peggy Meader…Has one sibling…Attended Waverly High School in Waverly, Kan…Participated in volleyball, basketball and track…Team took 3rd at state in basketball and volleyball in 2012…1st Team All-League and 1A State Tournament Team selection…Enjoys playing sports, reading, and hanging with friends…Major is undecided.
|Junior||Overland Park, Kan.|
|6-1||Blue Valley West HS|
2014: For the second-straight year, French was named to the HAAC Second Team All-Conference...Also earned the 2014 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete award...Had a team-high 246 kills and a hitting percentage of .268...Played in all 32 matches for Baker and averaged 2.02 kills per set...Led Baker with 23 solo blocks and 131 block assists...Had seven match with double-digit kills including a season high 14 against Peru State and Benedictine.
2013: HAAC Second Team All-Conference performer...Second on the team in kills with 278 and averaged 2.46 kills per set and a .249 hitting percentage...Also had 41 digs and led the team with 32 solo blocks and 107 block assists...Averaged 1.23 blocks per set...Had double-digit kills in nine different matches and had a season high 17 kills against Mayville State and in the HAAC Championship semifinals at Evangel.
2012: Recorded a season high 15 kills against Graceland (Iowa), and 11 blocks against Dakota Wesleyan (S.D.)...Ranks 7th in Division I with 166 blocks, and 8th in blocks per game with 1.39.....Was named the 2012 Heart of America Athletic Conference Freshman of the Year, and the only freshman named to the HAAC First Team All-Conference.
Personal: Danielle Marie French was born in Kansas City, Mo., and is the daughter of Dan and Cindy French…Has one sibling…Brother, Jacob, played basketball at MNU…Attended Blue Valley West High School in Overland Park, Kan,…Participated in volleyball and track…Volleyball team took 5th place at state the last two years…Track team was Eastern Kansas League champions in 2010 and 2011…Was the top blocker in EKL in 2012 and also All-League Honorable Mention…Participated on the Southwind Rising Volleyball Club which went to Nationals in 2011…Enjoys sports and scrap booking…Majoring in Elementary Education.