4.26.12 | Golf
Baker women take second; men grab third at BU Invitational
LAWRENCE, Kan. – Mattie Willmore of Avila University (Mo.) took the overall crown on the women’s side shooting a two-day total of 168 and Ben Johnson of Bethany College (Kan.) shot a three-day total of 218 to take a one shot victory over Avila’s Geoffrey Gahn.
Stacy Yowell of Baker took second place overall with a two-day total of 178 and Keeley Brunner of Graceland rounded out the women’s top three with a 180.
4.25.12 | Men's Golf
Bethany College leads BU Invitational after day one
LAWRENCE, Kan. – Bethany College (Kan.) jumped out to a whopping 26 stroke lead to open up play at the two day Baker University Spring Invitational held at Alvamar Golf Club in Lawrence.
James Tisdale led the Swedes shooting a two round total of 144 (71,73). Ben Johnson (146), Jose Lelode Larrea (146), and Jack Hiscock (150) all rounded out the top five along with Avila’s Geoffrey Gahn who sits just one shot behind the leader after firing a 145.
Avila University sits in second place with a final total of 607 and Baker University holds down third place with a total of 628.
Mason Dick led all Baker golfers with a final total of 151 (70, 81), good enough for seventh overall. Andy Kelley finished with 158 (80, 78) and Michael Wissmann closed out with a 159 (80, 79) to round out the Wildcats top three.
Round three resumes on Thursday morning with a shotgun start at 8 a.m.
3.28.11 | Men's Golf
Men’s golf opens spring season with seventh-place finish
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Baker University men’s golf team competed in its first spring tournament of the year this past weekend, hosted by Evangel University at the Rivercut Golf Club.
Friday’s round saw temperatures in the mid 30’s with 25 mph winds. Players had to deal with intermittent rain showers throughout play, before the sun finally peaked out late in the day.
10.28.10 | Men's Golf
Baker men take 12th at Lindenwood Fall Invitational
ST. CHARLES, Mo. – The Baker men’s golf team participated in their final event of the fall season this past week at Whitmoor Country Club in St. Charles, Mo.
First day action consisted of 36-holes in near perfect weather, while the second day the weather turned for the worse.
Senior Adam Taylor (88, 80, 76) and Sean Walsh (78, 83, 83) led the way for the Baker men posting three-day scores of 244.
10.21.10 | Men's Golf
Baker men grab first place at Missouri Valley Invitational
MARSHALL, Mo. – It wasn’t only the women who stole the show on Tuesday afternoon at the Missouri Valley College Fall Invitational, as the Baker men also took home a first place finish in their final full team event of the fall.