9.11.10 | Women's Soccer
Women’s soccer goes 2-0 on the weekend
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – After dropping their season opener two weeks ago, the Baker women’s soccer team has rattled of four-straight wins.
This past weekend the Wildcats defeated Missouri Baptist University 3-0 on Friday and swiftly took down Lyon College 2-0 on Saturday.
9.4.10 | Women's Soccer
Wildcats roll to 3-0 victory over Rockhurst
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Alix Schiraldi didn’t waste any time getting back into the mix in her 2010 Baker debut. Schiraldi scored two goals to lift Baker to a 3-0 victory over Rockhurst University on Friday night.
Senior Jen Sampson also recorded a goal in the contest.
Christine Janssens had both assists on the goals for the Wildcats, who improved to 2-1 on the year.
Baker will back in action Monday afternoon when they host Hastings College at 1:00 p.m. CT at the North Park Soccer Complex.
8.27.10 | Women's Soccer
No. 17 Baker women fall in season opener to Southern Nazarene
BETHANY, Okla. - The season opener didn't go as planned for the No. 17 Baker Wildcats. In just a little over 15 minutes into the game, it was the Baker (0-1) sitting in a 0-2 hole, a deficit from which the Wildcats could not recover.
The Crimson Storm (1-0) scored two goals within five minutes of each other. At the 11th minute Rachel Eguren scored on a pass from Whitney Seaton, and at the 16th minute Jackie Acevedo received a headed ball after a poor throw-in by the Wildcats, which she buried in the back of the net.
8.19.10 | Women's Soccer
Baker women earn No. 17 preseason ranking
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. - The Baker women's soccer team will enter this season as the No. 17 team in the country according to the 2010 NAIA Women's Soccer Coaches' Preseason Top 25 Poll. This is the highest preseason ranking the women have ever had and it marks the first time they have garnered top-20 honors in the preseason.
6.9.10 | Women's Soccer
Schiraldi and family raise funds for fallen firefighter
Photo by Keith Myers | Kansas City Star
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Sisters Alix Schiraldi (left) and Shelby Schiraldi served lemonade and water to Overland Park firefighters (in gray shirts) and Johnson County MED-ACT workers Wednesday at their fundraising stand for the family of Shawnee firefighter John Glaser, who died fighting a house fire in their subdivision. They will be back at the stand, at 75th Court and Pflumm Road, this afternoon.
12.11.09 | Women's Soccer
Dunn and Janssens named NSCAA All-Region
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. - Two Baker women's soccer players have been named to the 2009 NSCAA All-North Plains Region team.
Juniors Chelsea Dunn, Liberty, Mo., and Christine Janssens, Kansas City, Mo., represented the Wildcats.
Dunn was also selected as a 2009 Adidas-NAIA honorable mention All-American. Dunn, the Heart of America Athletic Conference Defensive Player of the Year, led the Wildcats to four shutouts over top-25 programs this season.
11.14.09 | Women's Soccer
Graceland takes down Baker in HAAC title game
LAMONI, Iowa - It was the Chelsea Phillips show in Lamoni, Iowa, on Saturday afternoon. Phillips scored both goals for the Yellow Jackets as they assured themselves a spot in the NAIA national tournament.
Gina Schiraldi and Alix Schiraldi each recorded three shots on goal, which were saved by Graceland goal keeper Leslie Danner. Danner recorded nine saves on the day.
Baker now awaits its postseason fate. The national teams will be selected tomorrow afternoon in Kansas City, Mo.