11.12.11 | Volleyball
Wildcats fall in volleyball championship
BADLWIN CITY, Kan. - No. 2 seed MidAmerica Nazarene upended top-seeded Baker University 3-0 on Saturday in the Heart of America Athletic Conference volleyball championship at the Collins Center.
The Pioneers (28-7) defeated Baker (26-11) 25-18, 33-31, 25-20 to snap the Wildcats’ winning streak at 15 matches and receive the conference’s automatic berth in next week’s NAIA tournament.
Baker, which finished 9-0 in the HAAC during the regular season, hadn’t lost since Sept. 23. MidAmerica Nazarene has won six in a row since a 3-1 loss to Baker on Oct. 18.
11.12.11 | Volleyball
Volleyball team set for HAAC title showdown with MidAmerica Nazarene
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – The Baker University women’s volleyball team hasn’t been in the unique position of clinching a HAAC postseason title since the 1995 season, when the ‘Cats advanced to the NAIA National Tournament.
Saturday evening, top-seeded Baker will have everything on the line when it faces No. 2-seed MidAmerica Nazarene. The winner of Saturday’s match will receive an automatic berth into the 2011 NAIA National Championships, with the opening round set to be held Nov. 19 at host campus sites.
11.10.11 | Volleyball
Volleyball cruises into HAAC finals with 3-0 victory over Graceland
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – After playing a gut-wrenching back-and-fourth battle in the first set, the Baker women’s volleyball team got back on track to defeat Graceland in straight sets Wednesday evening.
Baker took set one 29-27, before rattling off a 25-22 victory in set two and a match clinching 25-19 victory in set three.
11.9.11 | Volleyball
Baker volleyball faces Graceland in HAAC semifinal game
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – The Baker University volleyball team will look to keeps its postseason run alive on Wednesday evening as they host Graceland University at 7 p.m., in the George F. Collins Center.
Baker (25-10, 10-0) is currently the No. 1 overall seed in the Heart of America Athletic Conference and is coming off a commanding 3-0 victory over Avila University in the HAAC quarterfinals.
11.6.11 | Volleyball
Wildcat volleyball team cruises past Avila
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – The Baker University volleyball team cruised to a 3-0 victory over Avila University in the opening round of the 2011 Heart of America Athletic Conference playoffs.
Baker jumped out to an early lead in the first set, defeating the Eagles 25-18. The ‘Cats didn’t look back from there as Baker won set two 25-14 and set three 25-17.
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.