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Monday, 22 October 2012 10:19

Carson Sonnenberg

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#24 Carson Sonnenberg
PositionWeight
Forward220
YearHometown
FreshmanMillstadt, Ill.
HeightPrevious School
6-04Althoff Catholic HS

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PERSONAL: Carson Connor Sonnenberg was born in Belleville, Ill., and is the son of Kirk and Kelly Sonnenberg…Has 2 siblings…Attended Althoff Catholic High School in Belleville, Ill., where he played basketball and football…Led the Crusaders to the Elite 8 in basketball his sophomore year, was All-State 3 years, All-Conference 3 years, Conference MVP, and All-Area 3 years…Enjoys sports and snow skiing…Majoring in Business Management.

Monday, 22 October 2012 10:17

Christopher Lockhart

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#23 Christopher Lockhart
PositionWeight
Guard165
YearHometown
JuniorChicago, Ill.
HeightPrevious School
6-01Prairie State College

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2011-2012: Appeared in 32 games as a sophomore at Prairie State College averaging 19.7 points per game, totaling 629 points for the season. He also registered an 83% free-throw percentage, knocking down 115 out of 138 attempts. He also shot 35% from the 3-point line, knocking down a total of 112 3-pointers. He was also named First Team Illinois Skyway Conference and First Team NJCAA Region IV.

2010-2011: Attended Prairie State College in Chicago Height, Ill., where he appeared in 23 games as a freshman totaling 57 FG for 159 points. He averaged 6.9 points a game including 33% from behind the arc.

PERSONAL: Christopher Michael Lockhart was born in Chicago, Ill., and is the son of Bruce and Sharon Lockhart…Has 2 siblings: Nickalaus and Jennifer…Attended Leo High School in Chicago where the Lions placed 4th in State in 2009 and were the Chicago Catholic League North Champions in 2009 and 2010…Member of National Honors Society in high school and graduated Salutatorian…Enjoys listening to music in his free time…Majoring in Criminal Justice.

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Monday, 22 October 2012 10:15

Samer Jassar

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#21 Samer Jassar
PositionWeight
Forward222
YearHometown
SeniorJatt, Israel
HeightPrevious School
6-8Barton County CC

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2009-2010: Played at Barton Community College in Great Bend, Kan., where he was coached by Craig Fletchall

2010-2011: Played in 30 games for Baker…Pulled in 84 rebounds on the season…Led the team with 16 blocks…Averaged 3.6 points and 12.6 minutes per game

2011-2012: Played in 33 games…Pulled down 156 rebounds, 112 of which were offensive…Led the team in blocks for the 2nd straight year with 48…Averaged 4.67 points per game

PERSONAL: Samer Jassar was born in Hadera, Israel, and is the son of Mohammad and Rawda Jassar…Has three siblings…Attended Jatt High School in Jatt, Israel…Team went to the Final Four in the junior league…Jassar was named to the All-Israeli First League and All-Defensive Team…Played for Lee Academy Prep School Illinois Bobcats AAU Team, which was sponsored by Antwan Walker…Member of Adidas Nation 2008…Also member of the U18, U20, and U25 Israeli National Teams…Played in the World University Games in 2011…Was the top rebounder at the Five Stars camp 2008 in Chicago…In a club game, Jassar registered a triple-double with 28 points, 22 rebounds, and 13 blocks…Enjoys golfing, swimming, and soccer in his free time…Major is Business and Management

Monday, 22 October 2012 10:13

Julian Mills

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Julian_Mills#20 Julian Mills
PositionWeight
Guard170
YearHometown
SeniorColorado Springs, Colo.
HeightPrevious School
5-11Fort Scott CC

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2012-13: Appeared in 29 games as a junior, and registered 169 points, 77 rebounds, and 73 assists. Had a season high 23 points and 6 rebounds against Science and Arts (Okla.). Had a season high 9 assists against Avila.

2010-2012: Played at Fort Scott Community College in Fort Scott, Kan…Mills holds the school record for assists in a single game, and all time assists, recording 225 in two seasons…In a game against Independence in 2011, Mills recorded 17 assists…In the 2010-2011 season he had 102 assists on the season, and in the 2010-2011 season, he recorded 123 assists with 10 assists coming against Allen County Community College and 9 against both College of Central Florida and Parkland College

PERSONAL: Julian Scott Mills was born in Atlanta, Ga., and is the son of Keith Mills…Has one older sibling…Attended Sand Creek High School in Colorado Springs, Co., where he set a single game assists record for the Scorpions…Also named a 5A Metro All-Star…Majoring in Business-Finance

 

Monday, 22 October 2012 10:10

Todd Johnston

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Todd Johnston#15 Todd Johnston
PositionWeight
Guard172
YearHometown
SeniorKincaid, Kan.
HeightPrevious School
6-1Cloud County CC

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2012-13: Appeared in 27 games as a junior, registering 101 points, 21 rebounds, 18 assists, and 7 steals. Had a season high 16 points against Evangel, and 5 rebounds against MidAmerica Nazarene.

2009-2011: Played for the Cloud County Community College Thunderbirds in Concordia, Kan., for coach Chad Eshbaugh

Personal: Todd Douglas Johnston was born in Fort Scott Kan., and is the son of Bill and Connie Johnston…Has three older siblings…Attended Crest High School in Colony, Kan., where he played football, basketball, and participated in track and field…The Lancers were 3rd at state in basketball in 2008, and made an appearance in the state tournament in 2009…Johnston was named All-State and All-League in football, as well as All-State and All-League in football…Played in the Shrine Bowl and the 8-Man All-Star Game…Qualified for the State track meet in 2008 in the 4x100 relay, 4x400 relay, and long jump…Qualified for the 4x100 relay, 4x400 relay, long jump, and 300 hurdles…Took 6th place in the 4x100 relay, and 5th place in the 4x400 relay…Enjoys spending time with family and playing sports…Majoring in Secondary Education/History

Monday, 22 October 2012 10:08

Brandon Moore

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#12 Brandon Moore
PositionWeight
Guard177
YearHometown
SophomoreJefferson City, Mo.
HeightPrevious School
6-02Blair Oaks HS

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2011-2012: Played in 31 games for Baker…Averaged 3.74 points per game…Recorded 12 steals and 25 assists

Personal: Brandon Anthony Moore was bon in Jefferson City, Mo., and is the son of Junior and Donna Moore…Has one sibling…Attended Blair Oaks High School in Wardsville, Mo…The Falcons were 3-time conference champions, 4-time district champions, and sectional champions…Moore was named MVP of tournaments, as well as named to a few all-tournament teams…Named 2-time conference MVP…Also named All-State three times…Holds the all-time scoring record and field goals made at Blair Oaks High School…Enjoys hunting and fishing and doing anything outdoors…Majoring in sports administration

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Monday, 22 October 2012 10:06

Kevin Lysaught

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#11 Kevin Lysaught
PositionWeight
Guard188
YearHometown
SeniorShawnee Mission, Kan.
HeightPrevious School
6-05Kansas City Kansas CC

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2009-2011: Played for coach Jon Oler at Kansas City Kansas Community College in Kansas City, Kan., where he was a member of a team that set the record for wins in the history of the program 25…Lysaught was also the recipient of the Keith Lindsay Leadership Award

2011-2012: Played in 31 games for Baker…Had a free throw percentage of .800…Averaged 2.74 points per game…Had a season-high 11 points in the game against Ottawa

Personal: Kevin Ryan Lysaught was born in Kansas City, Kan., and is the son of Steve and Helen Lysaught…Has 3 siblings…Brother, Tim, played baseball at North Carolina-Charlotte…Attended St. James Academy in Lenexa, Kan., where the Thunder were 2-time sub-state runners up…Enjoys hanging out with friends and playing sand volleyball in his free time…Majoring in Psychology

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Monday, 22 October 2012 10:04

Baba Diallo

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#5 Baba Diallo
PositionWeight
Forward196
YearHometown
SeniorLawrence, Kan.
HeightPrevious School
6-07Centenary College

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2010-2011: Played at Centenary College in Shreveport, La., for coach Adam Walsh…Best performance of the year came in the game against Oakland in which he had his season best in points, rebounds and assists with 10, 6, and 6, respectively…Played in 30 games on the season

2011-2012: Played in 30 games for the Wildcats…Pulled down 81 rebounds on the season…Averaged 13.2 minutes and 3.4 points per game…Also recorded 10 steals on the season

Personal: Abdourahmane Diallo was born in Dakar, Senegal, and is the son of Ndege and Omar…Has two brothers and one sister…Attended Lawrence High School in Lawrence, Kan...Former University of Kansas and NBA player Danny Manning also attended Lawrence High, as did Dorian Green who plays collegiately at Colorado State University…Enjoys cooking and hanging with family…Majoring in Exercise Science

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Monday, 22 October 2012 10:02

Corey Anderson

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#3 Corey Anderson
PositionWeight
Guard187
YearHometown
SeniorMansfield, Texas
HeightPrevious School
6-02Mansfield HS

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2009-2010: Played in 11 games for Baker…had a season-high 5 points in the game against Friends University

2010-2011: Played in 28 games for Baker…Had a season-high 12 points against Graceland…Recorded double digit points in three other games on the year…Pulled down a season-high 6 rebounds against Culver-Stockton

2011-2012: Played in 33 games for Baker and started 31…Led the team in field goal attempts and 3 point field goal attempts…Was second on the team with 29 steals…Averaged 22.0 minutes per game…Averaged 9.97 points per game which was good for 2nd on the team…Had a free throw percentage of .895, which was best on the team…Had a season-high 23 points in a game against Central Methodist

Personal: Corey Matthew Anderson was born in Fort Worth, Texas, and is the son of Charlie and Jo Anderson…Has one sibling…Attended Mansfield High School in Mansfield, Texas…Stanford University running back Stepfan Taylor also attended Mansfield High…Tigers were Regional Finalists in 2007 and Bi District Finalists in 2009…Named 1st Team All-District in 2009 and 2nd Team All-District in 2007…Played on an AAU basketball team…Was named a Summer Baseball World Series MVP in Steamboat Springs, Colorado…Had a 36 point game in an AAU tournament in Las Vegas, Nevada…Enjoys playing video games, eating, and watching movies in his free time…Majoring in business

Monday, 22 October 2012 10:00

Ben Steinlage

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Ben_Steinlage#4 Ben Steinlage
PositionWeight
Forward215
YearHometown
SeniorCorning, Kan.
HeightPrevious School
6-06Cloud County CC

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2009-2011: Played at Cloud County Community College in Concordia, Kan., for coach Chad Eshbaugh…Freshman year scored 21 points against Butler County Community College…Sophomore year scored 24 points against SE Nebraska, and scored 20 points against Hutchinson Community College

2011-2012: Played in 33 games at Baker, starting in 31 for the Wildcats…Averaged 25.5 minutes per game…Second on the team with field goals attempted…Led the team with a field goal percentage of .614...Also led the team with 134 free throws attempted…Averaged 12.3 points per game, also good for first on the team…Had a season-high 26 points to go along with 10 rebounds in a game against Culver-Stockton…Had a season-high 16 rebounds against rival MidAmerica Nazarene, to go along with 18 points…Averaged 6.0 rebounds per game, also good for the team lead…Named an NAIA Division I Basketball Honorable Mention All-American

Personal: Ben Francis Steinlage was born in Seneca, Kan., and is the son of Dale and Geri Steinlage…Has two siblings Roxann and Sam…Attended Centralia High School in Centralia, Kan., where he participated in Football, Basketball, and Track and Field…Former Kansas University and NFL running back John Riggins also attended Centralia High School…The Panthers were 3rd in the State Basketball tournament in 2009…3x 1A 1st Team, 2nd Team All-Classes, 2009…1-2A All-State Tight End…1-2A All-State Linebacker…1A State Discus champion 2009…Participated in the KBCA All-Star Game…Also participated in the Kansas Shrine Bowl…Scored 31 points and pulled down 20 rebounds vs. Valley Heights HS senior year…Scored 35 points against Colony Crest in a State game senior year of high school…Left Centralia High School as the all time leader in both rebounds and scoring…Enjoys golfing and hanging out with friends and family in his free time…Majoring in Secondary Education/History

 

 

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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