12.6.11 | Soccer
Baker soccer program sets school-record with five NAIA All-Americans
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – In a year that saw the Baker women’s soccer team advance to its second consecutive NAIA National quarterfinal and the Baker men’s soccer team advance to its first ever NAIA National semifinal, the teams set another record on Monday afternoon when the NAIA announced that five players from the Wildcat soccer programs had been named NAIA All-Americans.
Seniors Alix Schiraldi (Lenexa, Kan.) and Maggie Dupes (Fallbrook, Calif.), along with junior Jordan Dolbin (La Mirada, Calif.) were all named NAIA All-Americans on the women’s side. Schiraldi and Dolbin were named to the third-team, while Dupes was an honorable mention.
12.3.11 | Women's Soccer
Dolbin, Dupes, Ukena, and White all named NAIA Scholar-Athletes
DECATUR, Ala. – After completing its second consecutive run to the NAIA Women’s Soccer National Championship Quarterfinals, Baker University placed four student-athletes on the 2011 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete list, which was released on Friday. A total of 485 athletes earned the honor this year.
Junior Jordan Dolbin (La Mirada, Calif.), senior Maggie Dupes (Fallbrook, Calif.), senior Ashley Ukena (Topeka, Kan.), and senior Kylie White (Emporia, Kan.) rounded out this year’s squad for Baker.
11.30.11 | Women's Soccer
No. 5 Point Loma Nazarene knocks off No. 13 Baker in penalty kick shootout
DECATUR, Ala. – In a game that seemingly saw back and fourth action throughout, neither team managed to tally a goal until the final six minutes of regulation.
Point Loma Nazarene (19-1-4) struck first in the 84th minute on an unassisted goal from Erica Wessels.
Baker (15-3-2) remained composed and quickly responded with a strike just three minutes later in the 87th minute when Amber Pickering found a streaking Jordan Dolbin in the box to even the score at 1-1.
11.28.11 | Women's Soccer
Ukena and Dupes lift Baker past Martin Methodist, 1-0
DECATUR, Ala. – The 13th-seeded Baker women’s soccer team is headed back to the NAIA final round of eight after knocking off Martin Methodist University, 1-0 for the second consecutive season in the 2011 NAIA Women’s Soccer National Championship.
In a game that saw rain, wind, and snow, the Baker women never flinched.
The Wildcats took a 0-0 tie into the break after being outshot by the Red Hawks 4-3. Goalkeeper Maggie Dupes made two key saves on point blank chances by Mor Efraim, but the momentum never seemed to shift.
11.27.11 | Women's Soccer
Baker women set for final site rematch with Martin Methodist
DECATUR, Ala. – A familiar foe awaits the Baker women’s soccer team as they prepare to face fourth-seeded Martin Methodist (Tenn.) for the second consecutive season at the final site of the 2011 NAIA Women’s Soccer National Championships.
No. 13 Baker (14-3-1) defeated unseeded Bellevue (Neb.) 2-1 in the NAIA Women’s Soccer National Championship Opening Round on the campus of Baker University Nov. 19.
11.19.11 | Women's Soccer
No. 18 Baker powers past No. 22 Bellevue in NAIA Women’s Soccer National Championship Opening Round
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – A persistent and steady attack paced No. 18 Baker University past No. 22 Bellevue University (Neb.) Saturday afternoon at Liston Stadium. With the victory, Baker earned its second straight trip Decatur, Ala., for the final round site of the 2011 NAIA Women’s Soccer National Championships.
Skylar Baker put the Wildcats on the board first with a goal in the 35th minute when Bellevue goalkeeper Caitlin Stier gave up a short rebound on Jordan Dolbin’s blast from 35-yards out.
11.14.11 | Women's Soccer
No. 18 Baker set to host No. 22 Bellevue (Neb.) in NAIA National Championship Opening Round
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – The Baker University women’s soccer team will begin its quest to defend its historic 2010 NAIA Fab Four run with a showdown against 22nd ranked Bellevue (Neb.) in the 2011 NAIA Women’s Soccer National Championship Opening Round on Nov. 19.
11.12.11 | Women's Soccer
Baker women defend HAAC tournament crown
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. - The No. 21-ranked Baker University women’s soccer team defended its Heart of America Athletic Conference tournament championship with a 2-1 victory over Graceland on Saturday at Liston Stadium.
“It feels good to vindicate what we did in the regular season,” said Wildcat head coach Nate Houser, who shared the regular-season conference title with Graceland.
The Wildcats rallied after surrendering a goal a minute into the contest when Gisela Arrieta connected from 15 yards out.