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Friday, 17 August 2012 12:22

Live Video

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Fans make sure to check this link out for information regarding live video webcasts for future Baker Wildcats events.


Saturday, August 25 vs. Ottawa - 6 p.m. Click the following link on Saturday for Live Video:

Thursday, 16 August 2012 18:00

Tennis Staff Directory

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Coaching Staff

Tennis M & W
NamePosition @bakeru.eduOffice

Joe Ahmadian

Head Coach214.886.2425This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Mabee 223

Keith Pipkin

Assistant Coach785.218.9244 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 
Thursday, 16 August 2012 17:36

Keith Pipkin

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PipkinKeith Pipkin

Position: Assistant Tennis Coach

Phone: 785.218.9244

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Keith Pipkin has been alongside head coach Joe Ahmadian since his start 2 years ago. Together they have taken the Baker Men’s and Women’s teams from last in the HAAC to a 3rd place finish at the conference tournament in 2012.

As well as being assistant coach at Baker, he also coaches at Jayhawk Tennis Center in Lawrence, KS. A Lawrence native, Pipkin has worked at the center since his senior year of high school in 06’.

Pipkin also played tennis at Baker University during his junior and senior year; having played his first two years at Johnson County Community College in Overland Park, KS. As a junior, Pipkin played 3 for the wildcats and then finished his career playing number 1 as a senior. Pipkin was named the Champions of Character Athlete of the Month his senior year, an award selected by fellow coaches at Baker for athletes who demonstrate great character and leadership qualities.

Pipkin started his career as Assistant Coach during his 3rd year at Baker while he finished up his undergraduate degree in Business Marketing.

Thursday, 16 August 2012 16:03

Jake Green

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Bolton#2 Kyle Bolton
Wide Receiver
SeniorOceanside, Calif.
HeightPrevious School
5-10St. Augustine HS





Thursday, 16 August 2012 00:00

2014-15 Women's Golf Schedule

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2014-15 Women's Golf Schedule
9/7-8/14Culver-Stockton Fall Invitational (Spring Lake Country Club)Quincy, Ill.First Place
9/15-16/14Ottawa Fall Invitational (Eagle Bend Golf Course)
Lawrence, Kan.Second Place
9/29-30/14Columbia College Fall Invitational (Columbia Country Club)Columbia, Mo.Third Place
10/20-21/14Park University Fall Invitational (The National Golf Club of Kansas City)Parkville, Mo.10 a.m.
4/5-7/15Missouri Valley Invitational (Indian Foothills Golf Club)Marshall, Mo.TBD
4/15-16/15Baker University Invitational (Alvamar Golf Club)Lawrence, Kan.Wed. 8am
4/19-21/15Central Methodist University (Hail Ridge Golf Club)Boonville, Mo.TBD
4/26-28/15HAAC Championship hosted by Missouri Valley College (Indian Foothills Golf Club)Boonville, Mo.TBD
5/9-16/1521st Annual NAIA Women's Golf Championship (Savannah Quarters Country Club)Pooler, GATBD


Wednesday, 15 August 2012 00:00

2014-15 Men's Golf Schedule

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2014-15 Men's Golf Schedule
9/15-16/14 Ottawa University Fall Invitational (Eagle Bend Golf Course)
Lawrence, Kan. First Place
9/22-23/14Evangel University Fall Invitational (Rivercut Golf Course)Springfield, Mo.Fifth Place
10/8-9/14Missouri Valley Fall Invitational (Indian Foothills Golf Course)Marshall, Mo.Second Place
10/13-14/14Avila University HAAC Preview (Oakwood Country Club)Kansas City, Mo.Fourth Place
3/29-31/15Evangel University Invitational (Rivercut Golf Course)Springfield, Mo.TBD
4/15-16/15Baker University Invitational (Alvamar Golf Course)Lawrence, Kan.Wed. 8am
4/19-21/15Central Methodist University Invitational (Hail Ridge Invitational)Boonville, Mo.TBD
TBDHAAC Championship hosted by Baker University (Alvamar Golf Course)Lawrence, Kan.TBD
5/16-23/1564th Annual NAIA Men's Golf National Championship (LPGA International Golf Course)Daytona Beach, Fl.TBD


Tuesday, 14 August 2012 11:37

Kyle Bolton

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#2 Kyle Bolton
Wide Receiver
SeniorOceanside, Calif.
HeightPrevious School
5-10St. Augustine HS

2011: Appeared in 9 games as a junior, rushing for 146 yards along with 3 TDs while also receiving 26 passes for 422 yards and 3 TDs. In the first game of the season against Ottawa, he rushed for 15 yards and registered 4 catches for a total of 80 yards then against Evangel, he rushed for 29 yards while catching 3 passes for 33 yards. Against Missouri Valley, he received 5 passes for 100 yards, scoring 1 TD then against rival, MidAmerica Nazarene, he caught 3 passes for 58 yards and rushed for 4 yards. Against Avila, he rushed for a season high of 66 yards resulting in 1 TD and received 2 passes for 20 yards and 1 TD. He registered 4 passes for 55 yards resulting in a TD against Culver-Stockton and rushed for 23 yards and 2 TDs.

2010: Appearing in 9 games as a sophomore, he caught 14 passes for 252 total yards resulting in 3 TDs. Against Ottawa in the season opener, he returned a kick for 13 yards and caught 5 passes for 94 yards and 1 TD, including a 61 yard catch. He also received a 24 yard pass against Avila resulting in a TD. Against Evangel University he received 3 passes for 43 yards resulting in 1 TD.

2009: Appeared in 7 games as a freshman, he received 5 passes for a total of 56 yards and rushed for 32 yards. In his first game as a Wildcat, he received 2 passes for 25 yards against Missouri Valley College. Against Culver-Stockton, he rushed for a season high of 28 yards.

PERSONAL: Kyle Christopher Bolton was born in Oceanside, Calif., and is the son of John and Gina Bolton…Played football at St. Augustine High School where he led his team to Back-to-Back CIF Championships in 2006 and 2007…Chose Baker University over Montana State, Carroll College, and Southern Oregon…Enjoys relaxing when away from the football field.

Saturday, 11 August 2012 00:00

2014-15 Tennis Schedule

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2015 Tennis Schedule
Kansas City, Mo.M, L, 7-0/W, L, 7-0
1/31/15CreightonTopeka, Kan.M, L, 6-1/W, L,7-0
2/7/15RockhurstKansas City, Mo.M, 7-2/W, L, 9-0

Nebraska Wesleyan (Women's Team)

Lincoln, Neb.L, 6-3
2/14/15William Jewell (Women's Team)Lincoln, Neb.L, 8-1

Morningside (Women's Team)

Topeka, Kan.W, 5-4
2/21/15Nebraska Wesleyan (Men's Team)Lincoln, Neb.W, 8-1
2/21/15William Jewell (Men's Team)Lincoln, Neb.L, 5-4
3/6/15Washburn (Men's Team)Topeka, Kan2 p.m.
3/7/15Concordia (Neb.)Seward, Neb.9 a.m.
3/7/15Doane (Men's Team)Seward, Neb.2 p.m.
Baldwin City, Kan.4 p.m.
3/13/15Friends (Men's Team)Baldwin City, Kan.1 p.m.
3/14/15Grand ViewBaldwin City, Kan.9 a.m.
3/14/15BethelBaldwin City, Kan.3 p.m.
3/27/15BethanyLindsborg, Kan.11 a.m.
3/27/15McPhersonMcPherson, Kan.4 p.m.
3/28/15SouthwesternGrain Valley, Mo.10 a.m.
3/28/15St. Mary's (Neb.) (Women's Team)
Baldwin City, Kan.6 p.m.
Ottawa (Women's Team)
Baldwin City, Kan.
5 p.m.
Ottawa (Men's Team)
Baldwin City, Kan.
6 p.m.
4/2/15Hesston CC (Men's Team)
Baldwin City, Kan.2 p.m.
4/4/15Evangel (Women's Team)Springfield, Mo.10 a.m.
4/4/15Stephens College (Women's Team)Springfield, Mo.1 p.m.
4/11/15GracelandLamoni, Iowa1 p.m.
4/14/15Missouri Western (Women's Team)Baldwin City, Kan.2 p.m.
4/19/15Missouri ValleyBaldwin City, Kan.1 p.m.
4/24-25/15HAAC Conference TournamentJoplin, Mo.TBA

Wednesday, 08 August 2012 18:07

Greta Grothe

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GrotheGreta Grothe

Position: Graduate Assistant Coach

Greta Grothe is in her second season as an assistant coach with the Wildcats. Prior to Baker, Grothe served as an assistant coach for four years at NCAA D-III Fontbonne University in St. Louis, MO. During the 2009-2010 season, Fontbonne went 18-10, won the SLIAC Tournament, and qualified for the NCAA D-III tournament.

Grothe is currently pursuing a Masters Degree in Liberal Arts and plans to graduate in May 2013.

Wednesday, 08 August 2012 00:00

2015 Softball Schedule

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2015 Softball Schedule
2/13-14/15OBU Spring FestivalShawnee, Okla. 
2/13/15vs USAO (at St. Gregory's)Shawnee, Okla.L, 8-0
2/13/15vs St. Gregory'sShawnee, Okla.L, 9-0
2/14/15vs Bethany (at Oklahoma Baptist)Shawnee, Okla.L, 19-4
2/14/15vs Oklahoma BaptistShawnee, Okla.W, 1-0
2/20-22/15Lubbock Christian TournamentMansfield, Texas 
2/20/15vs Midwestern State
Mansfield, TexasL, 10-0
2/20/15vs Bethany
Mansfield, TexasL, 10-6
2/20/15vs Oklahoma City
Mansfield, TexasL, 10-5
2/21/15vs Cameron
Mansfield, TexasL, 9-1
2/21/15vs Texas Wesleyan Mansfield, TexasL, 8-2
2/21/15vs Panhandle State
Mansfield, TexasL, 8-7 (8 inn.)
3/6-7/15Friends University InvitationalWichita, Kan. 
3/6/15vs SouthwesternWichita, Kan.10 a.m.
3/6/15vs St. Mary'sWichita, Kan.2 p.m.
3/6/15vs Mt. MercyWichita, Kan.6 p.m.
3/7/15vs FriendsWichita, Kan.2 p.m.
3/7/15vs BethelWichita, Kan.4 p.m.
3/9/15Ottawa University Baldwin City, Kan.5 p.m./7 p.m.
3/11/15Park UniversityBaldwin City, Kan.3 p.m./5 p.m.
3/14/15Buena Vista UniversityBaldwin City, Kan.11 a.m./1 p.m.
3/17/14at Oklahoma CityOklahoma City, Kan.2 p.m./4 p.m.
3/18/15at St. Gregory'sShawnee, Okla.1 p.m./3 p.m.
3/22/15Culver-Stockton *Baldwin City, Kan.12 p.m./2 p.m.
3/28/15at Peru State *Peru, Neb.2 p.m./4 p.m.
4/1/15at Benedictine *Atchison, Kan.2 p.m./4 p.m.
4/4/15MidAmerica Nazarene *Baldwin City, Kan.1 p.m./3 p.m.
4/7/15Evangel University *Baldwin City, Kan.2 p.m./4 p.m.
4/11/15at Central Methodist *Fayette, Mo.TBA
4/15/15Avila *Baldwin City, Kan.4 p.m./6 p.m.
4/18/15at Graceland *Lamoni, Iowa1 p.m./3 p.m.
4/21/15Missouri Valley *Baldwin City, Kan.2 p.m./4 p.m.
4/25/15Kansas WesleyanBaldwin City, Kan.1 p.m./3 p.m.
*denotes HAAC game




Nomination Procedures

Anyone is eligible to write an open letter of nomination regarding an individual they believe to be worthy of induction to the Baker University Athletic Hall of Fame. The nominations must be received by December 31 to be considered for induction during the next calendar year. Once an individual is nominated, he or she remain in an active file for review by the Hall of Fame Selection Committee. The selection committee sends recommendations in the spring to the President of the University for final approval for fall induction.

Nominating Categories

- Former Baker University athletes

- Current and former coaches or athletic administrators

- Meritorious service to the Baker University athletic programs

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