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High expectations surround Men’s Golf coming into this season

Story by Landon Cory, Staff Photographer October 5, 2023

Golf season is officially underway at Baker as the men's team has already competed in the Crestview Fall Invite in Wichita, Kan. They finished in ninth out of the 11 teams that attended the Invite. Senior...

Senior Mia Tovkach is one of ten players on the Womens roster this fall. Both Men and Womens Golf treat the fall season as their warmup, and plan to continue their momentum this spring.

Golf team looks to keep improving as fall season comes to an end

Story by Trey Donovan, Sports Editor October 10, 2022

Fall season for Baker Golf is nearing the end as both teams look to finish the season on a strong note. The men's team has one more event left and the women's team has two left before going into the offseason. So...

Womens golf competed and placed second at the Baker Invitational. The team will next compete in the Bethany Tournament April11 and 12, in Newton, Kansas.

Baker Women’s golf team places second in Baker Invitational

Story by Trey Donovan, Staff Writer April 7, 2022

On March 21 through March 22, the Baker University women’s golf team participated in the Baker Invitational and placed in second place against eight other teams. The team has had ups and downs this season,...

Cole Briggs hits a putt for birdie on the 3rd hole. Briggs recorded an 80 during round one of the Baker Invitational at Eagle Bend golf course in Lawrence.

Men’s golf finishes 3rd at Baker Invitational

Story by Alex Fortuna, Photo Editor October 24, 2018

The men's golf team entered their last tournament with a strong finish at the Baker Invitational. The Wildcats had great performances from Juniors Payton Ruder and Dawson Dykes helping the Wildcats finish...

Senior Samantha Mitchell executes a practice swing before teeing off. Mitchell broke the womens golf school record for the lowest round, one below par.

Mitchell breaks school record in opening invitational

Story by Jenna Black, Managing Editor October 15, 2018

“I knew I was piecing together a good round so I kept telling myself ‘you don’t know what you’re capable of until you do it.” These were the thoughts going through senior Samantha Mitchell’s...

Senior Riley Kemmer watches closely as he finishes a chip shot during the Baker Spring Invitational at Eagle Bend Golf Course on April 19. Kemmer tied for second place with rounds of 76, 75 and 72, just one stroke above the tournament champion.

Men’s golf finishes sixth in the Heart

Story by Nathalia Barr, Managing Editor May 4, 2018

The men’s golf team rounded out the spring season on Tuesday taking sixth at the Heart of America Athletic Conference Championship. The Wildcats traveled to Galena, Illinois to take on eight other...

Junior Annie Raybourn keeps her eye focused on the ball during her backswing. Raybourn tied for ninth at the Graceland Spring Invitational.

Mitchell, Wildcats take first place

Story by Nathalia Barr, Managing Editor April 6, 2018

The women’s golf team brought home first place in the first tournament of the season at the Graceland Spring Invitational on March 24. Baker finished with 733 team points, ahead of second place Waldorf...

Freshman Annie Raybourn watches her tee shot on a par-3 hole at the Baker Spring Invitational on April 11. Image by Alex Fortuna.

Women’s golf ready for Heart Tourney

Story by Chad Mullen, Writer May 5, 2017
Women's golf prepares for the Heart of America Athletic Conference Tournament as the men's golf team ends its season with an eighth-place finish.

Golf takes second, eighth at Kansas Wesleyan

Story by Bailey Conklin, Sports Editor October 7, 2016
The Baker men’s and women’s golf teams made the trip to the Saline Country Club to compete in the Kansas Wesleyan Fall Invitational on Monday and Tuesday. The men’s team finished eighth out of 14 teams, and the women’s team finished second out of the five teams competing.

Men’s golf finishes seventh at Heart tournament

Story by Jenna Black, Photo Editor May 12, 2016
The Baker men’s golf team finished its season in seventh place in the Heart of America Athletic Conference Championship at Swope Memorial Golf Course in Kansas City, Missouri on May 9-10.

Women’s golf takes third at Heart championship

Story by Bailey Conklin, Sports Editor May 4, 2016
The women’s golf team started its postseason in an unfamiliar fashion this year, compared to the past three years. The Wildcats finished third at the Heart of America Athletic Conference championship on Tuesday at Table Creek Golf Course in Nebraska City, Nebraska. Baker’s two-day total team score was 672.

Mateer, women’s golf finish regular season with win

Story by Jenna April 30, 2016
With golf season beginning to wind down, senior Lindsey Mateer looks to close out her collegiate career at the top, yet again.
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