11.5.11 | Volleyball
Baker volleyball team set to open playoff run Saturday evening
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – The Baker women’s volleyball team will begin its quest for the 2011 HAAC Tournament Championship on Saturday evening against Avila University in the opening round of the HAAC Playoffs.
Top-seeded Baker (24-10, 9-0 HAAC) is coming of its first regular season Heart of America Athletic Conference Championship under 14th year head coach Kathy Allen.
11.1.11 | Volleyball
BU volleyball team takes regular season HAAC crown
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – The Baker University volleyball team won its first regular season HAAC championship under head coach Kathy Allen Tuesday evening with a 3-0 victory over Peru State College.
Baker (24-10, 9-0 HAAC) won each of the three sets by a score of 26-24 in comeback fashion.
Senior Sydney Pemberton led the way offensively with nine kills, while Jasmyn Turner and Christina Delladio each added seven. Delladio also had nine blocks in the contest.
10.26.11 | Volleyball
Wildcats guaranteed a share of 2011 HAAC Title
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Baker women’s volleyball team made quick work out of Avila University Wednesday evening, defeating the Eagles in straight sets, 25-16, 25-13, and 25-21.
Christina Delladio led the way offensively recording 13 kills and two blocks. Sydney Pemberton added to the offensive output with 11 kills and 1.5 blocks.
10.25.11 | Volleyball
Volleyball team can secure share of HAAC Championship tonight
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Baker University volleyball team can secure at least a share of the 2011 Heart of America Athletic Conference Championship tonight with a victory over Avila University.
Baker (22-10, 7-0 HAAC) is currently riding an 11-game winning streak with two games remaining in the regular season.
10.18.11 | Volleyball
Baker volleyball grabs key 3-1 victory over MidAmerica Nazarene
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – The Baker University volleyball team won a key HAAC match-up on Tuesday evening, defeating MidAmerica Nazarene 3-1.
After jumping out to an early 2-0 set lead, MidAmerica managed to battle back in the third set, and really made things interesting in the fourth before the Wildcats finally put the Pioneers away.
Three Baker players recorded double-digit kills as Savannah Smith led the offensive attack with 12, while Christina Delladio and Sydney Pemberton each added 11.
10.16.11 | Volleyball
Potential HAAC championship on-the-line Tuesday evening
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – The Baker women’s volleyball team won its tenth-straight match this past weekend as the Wildcats went 4-0 at the Hannibal-LaGrange Invitational.
Baker’s Christina Delladio was named to the all-tournament squad after finishing the weekend with 57 kills and 20 blocks.
With the victories, the Wildcats moved to 21-10 overall and currently sit atop the Heart of America Athletic Conference standings with a 6-0 conference mark. Tuesday evening’s foe MidAmerica Nazarene is the only other team in the HAAC with an undefeated record at 5-0.
10.14.11 | Volleyball
Wildcats vault to first-place in the HAAC with victory over CSU
CANTON, Mo. – The Baker University volleyball team took care of business in under an hour on Thursday evening, defeating Culver-Stockton College 3-0 (25-17, 25-7, 25-11).
Christina Delladio led the offensive attack with 10 kills and Savannah Smith chipped in with nine. Jana Boss had 24 assists in the contest.
Defensively, Kelsey Cobb led the ‘Cats with 12 digs and Brooke Allen added 10 digs.
Baker (17-10, 6-0 HAAC) travels to Hannibal LaGrange on Friday and Saturday where they will face Mayville State (N.D.), Stephens College (Mo.), Hannibal LaGrange, and William Woods.
10.12.11 | Volleyball
BU volleyball improves to 5-0 with victory over Benedictine
ATCHISON, Kan. – The Baker University volleyball team sits atop the conference standings with MidAmerica Nazarene after defeating Benedictine College, 3-0 on Tuesday evening.
Sydney Pemberton led the Baker offensive attack with 12 kills, while Jana Boss added 25 assists.
Both Brooke Allen (14 digs) and Savannah Smith (10 digs) anchored the Baker defense. Allen also recorded two service aces in the contest.