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Men’s golf finishes 3rd at Baker Invitational

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.
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...

Mitchell breaks school record in opening invitational

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

Men’s golf finishes sixth in the Heart

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.
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...

Mitchell, Wildcats take first place

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

Women’s golf ready for Heart Tourney

Freshman Annie Raybourn watches her tee shot on a par-3 hole at the Baker Spring Invitational on April 11. Image by Alex Fortuna.
May 5, 2017

After the Baker men’s golf team ended its season Tuesday with an eighth-place finish in the Heart of America Athletic Conference Tournament, head coach Karen Exon and the women’s team look ahead to...

Golf takes second, eighth at Kansas Wesleyan

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...

Men’s golf finishes seventh at Heart tournament

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. Junior...

Women’s golf takes third at Heart championship

May 4, 2016

The women’s golf team finished its postseason in an unfamiliar fashion this year compared to the past three years. The Wildcats took third at the Heart of America Athletic Conference championship on...

Mateer, women’s golf finish regular season with win

April 30, 2016

As her final collegiate golf season begins to wind down, senior Lindsey Mateer looks to close out her collegiate career at the top, yet again. Mateer has experienced success on the team side as well as...

Men’s golf team prepares for final month

April 24, 2016

The Baker University men’s golf team is well into its spring schedule and has been seeing some success lately. Last week, the Wildcats finished a tournament hosted by Central Methodist University at...

Golfers open spring season

March 29, 2016

The spring season for the Baker University golf teams began at the Graceland Invitational at Mozingo Lake Golf Course in Maryville, Missouri, on March 25-26. Out of the 14 men’s teams, Baker placed 11th,...

Golf teams ready for spring competition

Golf teams ready for spring competition
March 25, 2016

With the addition of William Penn University and Grand View University to the Heart conference, Baker’s golf teams have stronger competition heading into the spring 2016 schedule. “We’re pretty...

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