The Baker Orange

BU football team drops heartbreaker to MidAmerica Nazarene

Story by Christopher

October 1, 2011

The Baker University football team lost a heartbreaker to No. 8 MidAmerica Nazarene University Saturday by the score of 33-30. The Wildcats jumped out to an early 3-0 lead on a 32-yard field goal from freshman Andrew Kimrey. The Pioneers responded quickly, though with a 59-yard drive that was capp...

300 wins next milestone for Kathy Allen

300 wins next milestone for Kathy Allen

Story by Christopher

September 29, 2011

When the Baker University volleyball team records its next win, it will not just be any ordinary victory. The Wildcats’ next win will be the 300th career victory for head coach Kathy Allen. Although Allen is excited about the upcoming milestone, she still finds some humor in it as well. ...

Volleyball team stays undefeated in HAAC

Volleyball team stays undefeated in HAAC

Story by Meagan

September 29, 2011

The Baker University volleyball team remains undefeated in the Heart of America Athletic Conference after winning 3-0 against Central Methodist University Tuesday in Collins Center. “We’ve really come together as a team,” junior Jana Boss said. “We’ve had our struggles, but we...

Cross country team sweeps Baker University Open

Cross country team sweeps Baker University Open

Story by Meagan

September 29, 2011

Sophomore Lauren Jaqua and junior Aaron Caldwell were named the Heart of America Athletic Conference runners of the week Monday. Jaqua and Caldwell received the honor after the ’Cats swept the first 5k and 8k of the season at the Baker University Open Friday. Jaqua got first place for the women...

1 on 1: with Donny George

1 on 1: with Donny George

September 29, 2011

With this being your first season playing soccer at Baker, how different is it from playing soccer, or football as you probably call it, in your hometown of London?<strong>With this being your first season playing soccer at Baker, how different is it from playing soccer, or football as...

Football team’s playoff push begins against No. 8 MNU

Football team's playoff push begins against No. 8 MNU

Story by Christopher

September 29, 2011

After scoring 28 points in the fourth quarter to defeat Central Methodist University Sept. 17, the Baker University football team entered its matchup Saturday with No. 6 Missouri Valley College with an abundance of confidence. It looked like momentum had carried over for the Wildcats as they drove ...

Women’s soccer team wins sixth consecutive game

Women's soccer team wins sixth consecutive game

September 29, 2011

The Baker University women’s soccer team earned its sixth straight win of the season Tuesday over Oklahoma Wesleyan University. “It took us a little while into the game to shake off some rust after not playing for nine days,” head coach Nate Houser said. “But by the...

Tennis teams compete in Friends Invitational

September 29, 2011

The Baker University men’s and women’s tennis teams continue to trek through their fall season. Both teams competed in a weekend-long qualifying meet hosted by Bethel College. The winners of the individual and doubles draws for this meet qualified for nationals.  “For singles, ther...

Rachel Strecker and Sean Walsh lead the golf team in Winfield

September 29, 2011

Despite playing at a difficult course, the Baker University women’s golf team placed third of five teams at the South Central Kansas Fall Invitational Monday and Tuesday in Winfield. Junior Rachel Strecker led the Wildcats Tuesday with a round of 88 and senior Stacy Yowell followed closely behind...

Volleyball team stays undefeated in HAAC

Volleyball team stays undefeated in HAAC

Story by Meagan

September 29, 2011

The Baker University volleyball team remains undefeated in the Heart of America Athletic Conference after winning 3-0 against Central Methodist University Tuesday in Collins Center. “We’ve really come together as a team,” junior Jana Boss said. “We’ve had our struggles, but we...

300 wins next milestone for Kathy Allen

300 wins next milestone for Kathy Allen

Story by Christopher

September 29, 2011

When the Baker University volleyball team records its next win, it will not just be any ordinary victory. The Wildcats’ next win will be the 300th career victory for head coach Kathy Allen. Although Allen is excited about the upcoming milestone, she still finds some humor in it as well. ...

Rachel Strecker and Sean Walsh lead the golf team in Winfield

September 29, 2011

Despite playing at a difficult course, the Baker University women’s golf team placed third of five teams at the South Central Kansas Fall Invitational Monday and Tuesday in Winfield. Junior Rachel Strecker led the Wildcats Tuesday with a round of 88 and senior Stacy Yowell followed closely behind...