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Soccer teams improve to 1-0 in HAAC play

Story by Lauren Bechard
September 30, 2013
Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports, Women's Soccer

The Baker University soccer teams are each 1-0 in the Heart of America Athletic Conference after taking down Culver-Stockton College. The men's and women's teams traveled to Canton, Mo., to kick off their conference schedules on Saturday. On the men’s side of the action, their 4-0 victory over...

Men’s soccer wins fourth straight

Story by Lauren Bechard
September 25, 2013
Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

The Baker University men’s soccer team picked up its fourth victory in a row after shutting out the Ottawa Braves 4-0. The Wildcats kept the win streak alive on Tuesday night as they traveled down the road to Ottawa to defeat the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference rival. Senior Ben Coyle made...

Men’s soccer continues win streak

Story by Lauren Bechard
September 23, 2013
Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

After defeating No. 21 Kansas Wesleyan University, the Baker men’s soccer team is on a three-game win streak. Fans crowded into Liston Stadium on Saturday to watch the Wildcats take down KWU 2-1. Baker was able to get on the scoreboard first when sophomore Amer Didic sent home a free kick from...

Men’s soccer boosts record to 4-3-1

Story by Lauren Bechard
September 19, 2013
Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

After a week off from competition, the Baker University men’s soccer team returned to the field Wednesday, finding success with a 2-0 victory over the McPherson College Bulldogs The road win improved the Wildcats’ overall record to 4-3-1 on the season, while McPherson fell to 2-4. Before the...

Men’s soccer knocks off Park 2-1

Story by Lauren Bechard
September 12, 2013
Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

The Baker University men’s soccer team took down Park University 2-1 on the Pirates’ home field Wednesday. Senior goalkeeper Matt Bickley had a total of four saves during the game to pick up his third victory in the goal this season. He is proud of how hard his team battled against Park throughout...

‘Cats upset No. 6 Concordia University Irvine

Story by Lauren Bechard
September 9, 2013
Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

The Baker University men’s soccer team made its way to Lebanon, Ill., on Sunday, where it fell to NCAA Division II McKendree University 2-0. The loss came just two days after the Wildcats celebrated their first home win of the season against No. 6 Concordia University Irvine. Baker upset the...

Men’s soccer ends game in 1-1 tie

Story by Lauren Bechard
September 3, 2013
Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

The Baker University men’s soccer team showed up at Liston Stadium on Monday evening looking for its first home win of the season. Two overtimes and 110 minutes of play later, the Wildcats ended in a 1-1 tie with No. 12 Columbia College. “We believe we can compete with any team in the country,”...

Men’s soccer opens season at 1-1

Story by Lauren Bechard
August 26, 2013
Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

After its opening weekend, the Baker University men’s soccer team is 1-1 with a victory over No. 14 Ashford University and a loss to AIB College of Business. The Wildcats began their season on the road in Clinton, Iowa, where they defeated Ashford on Sunday with a 2-1 overtime win. With less...

Men’s soccer welcomes 16 newcomers for 2013 season

Story by Lauren Bechard
August 22, 2013
Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

After saying goodbye to 11 seniors at graduation last year, the Baker University men’s soccer team had some cleats to fill. Assistant coaches Sara Matthews and Davy Phillips were able to fill those spots and then some by recruiting two transfers and 14 freshmen for the 2013 season. “Sara and...

Men’s soccer makes big win

Story by Brief
June 2, 2013
Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

This article was originally published prior to June 2, 2013. Due to a change in the content management systems, the initial publication date in not available.  Baker kept its conference tournament hopes alive by defeating Avila University Saturday. The Wildcat men's soccer team beat Avila 5-0 on t...