The Baker Orange

Bowling team struggles at tournament

November 18, 2010


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The Baker women's bowling team made the first of its three trips to Fairview Heights, Ill., and placed 19th out of 21 teams at the S. I. Elite Tournament Saturday. Head coach Cheryl Keslar said Baker's top bowlers included sophomore Cailtlin Campbell and freshman Brittany Barker, but the team strugg...

Ravens grab win, BU men’s soccer season endshelsea Twietmeyer

Ravens grab win, BU men’s soccer season endshelsea Twietmeyer

Story by Matt Kliewer

November 11, 2010


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It wasn't a storybook ending, and it wasn't the outcome the Baker University men's soccer team hoped to accomplish in its first-round playoff game against Benedictine College Tuesday at Liston Stadium. Instead, the Wildcat's fell to Benedictine 2-1, capping off a successful season with a disappointing ending...

BU volleyball team loses semifinal to Lindenwood

Story by Christopher

November 11, 2010


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The Baker University volleyball team came into the HAAC Tournament with a different role than the 2009 season. In 2009, the Wildcats entered the tournament as the No. 2 seed, after going 32-4 overall and 9-1 in the HAAC. BU won its first game of the tournament by sweeping No. 7 seed MidAmerica Nazare...

Wildcats women’s cross country team takes conference, qualify to race at nationals

Story by Kyle Davis

November 11, 2010


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Freshman Megan Rosa crossed the finish line of the HAAC Championships Saturday in Baldwin City, finishing fifth individually, knowing she qualified for the NAIA national meet. But,this was not what Rosa was most concerned with. Rosa wanted to know if the Baker University women's cross country team ...

Ravens grab win, BU men’s soccer season ends

Ravens grab win, BU men’s soccer season ends

Story by Matt Kliewer

November 11, 2010


Filed under Sports

It wasn't a storybook ending, and it wasn't the outcome the Baker University men's soccer team hoped to accomplish in its first-round playoff game against Benedictine College Tuesday at Liston Stadium. Instead, the Wildcat's fell to Benedictine 2-1, capping off a successful season with a disappointing ending...

Volleyball team enters postseason

November 4, 2010


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The Baker University volleyball team ended the regular season with a sweep of Avila University 25-14, 25-21 and 25-15 Tuesday in Collins Center. The win against Avila came on Senior Night for Baker, as seniors Kendra Stephens and Brooke Pryor were honored after the second set of the match. BU finish...

Volleyball team enters postseason

November 3, 2010


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The Baker University volleyball team ended the regular season with a sweep of Avila University 25-14, 25-21 and 25-15 Tuesday in Collins Center. The win against Avila came on Senior Night for Baker, as seniors Kendra Stephens and Brooke Pryor were honored after the second set of the match. BU finish...

BU men’s soccer team to play Benedictine Ravens

Story by Matt Kliewer

November 3, 2010


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With only two conference matches remaining in the Baker University men's soccer regular season, the Wildcats buckled down, played through an injury-plagued two weeks and came away with two victories against Culver-Stockton College and Graceland University. On Oct. 30, the team traveled the long journe...

Men’s and women’s cross country teams rest

October 28, 2010


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The Baker University men's and women's cross country teams placed fifth and third respectively Saturday at the Mid-States Classic in Winfield, and have a weekend off to prepare for the HAAC Championships. The 'Cats will host the meet Nov. 6 at Baldwin City Golf Course to attempt to qualify for the NA...

Stewart’s goal lifts men’s soccer team to victory

Story by Matt Kliewer

October 27, 2010


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With the atmosphere of Homecoming driving tensions and emotions to all-time highs Saturday, the Baker Univesrity men's soccer team added another notch to its belt, defeating the Lindenwood University Lions 4-3 at Liston Stadium. The 'Cats went into the game without starting sophomore outside midfie...

Baker volleyball team sweeps

October 27, 2010


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The Baker University volleyball team followed up a sweep Friday and Saturday at the Haskell Quad in Lawrence by losing 3-1 to MidAmerica Nazarene University Tuesday in Olathe. Head coach Kathy Allen wanted to beat MNU and Avila University to end the regular season, but the Wildcats were unable to get...

Men’s and women’s cross country teams rest

October 27, 2010


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The Baker University men's and women's cross country teams placed fifth and third respectively Saturday at the Mid-States Classic in Winfield, and have a weekend off to prepare for the HAAC Championships. The 'Cats will host the meet Nov. 6 at Baldwin City Golf Course to attempt to qualify for the NA...