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Soccer defeats Evangel at home

Soccer defeats Evangel at home

Story by Bailey Conklin, Sports Editor

October 20, 2017


Filed under Men's Soccer, Showcase, Sports, Women's Soccer

Women’s Soccer The Baker women’s soccer team defeated Evangel in a 2-0 shutout victory Wednesday night at Liston Stadium. The Wildcats victory against Crusaders is their first win this month, after a string of ties and losses against Heart opponents. Both teams remained scoreless in the f...

Soccer continues Heart winning streak

Soccer continues Heart winning streak

Story by Bailey Conklin, Sports Editor

September 25, 2017


Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports, Women's Soccer

Men’s Soccer It took a big second half from the Baker men’s soccer team to defeat Grand View 4-3 on the road Saturday afternoon. The Wildcats were able to continue their unbeaten streak in the Heart conference by scoring three goals in the second half after trading goals in the first half. The...

Soccer earns two against Graceland

Soccer earns two against Graceland

Story by Bailey Conklin, Sports Editor

September 22, 2017


Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports, Women's Soccer

Women’s Soccer The Baker women’s soccer team picked up its second win of the season Wednesday, against the Graceland Yellowjackets, in a 2-0 victory at Liston Stadium. The Wildcats filled the first half with seven shots, but the ’Cats weren’t able to capitalize until the 45th minute of the ga...

Women’s soccer earns first win

Women’s soccer earns first win

Story by Bailey Conklin, Sports Editor

September 18, 2017


Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

The women’s soccer team opened up conference play against Clarke University at Liston Stadium on Saturday, defeating the Crusaders 2-1. Baker showed offensive aggression early, scoring in the second minute of the game. Freshman Victoria Aceves-Power scored for the Wildcats, earning her first collegiate...

Women’s soccer begins new season

Women’s soccer begins new season

Story by Bailey Conklin, Sports Editor

August 30, 2017


Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

The Baker women’s soccer team began its season Saturday against the University of Science & Arts of Oklahoma with not only new players on the bench, but also a new head coach. New women’s head soccer coach Mark Sheldon opened up his college coaching career with a loss in overtime to USAO at...

Women’s soccer tournament run ends in semifinals

Story by Bailey Conklin, Sports Editor

December 2, 2016


Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

The No. 13 women’s soccer team’s tournament run came to an end Friday in the semifinals of the NAIA National Championship in Orange Beach, Alabama. The No. 1 Spring Arbor Cougars defeated the Wildcats 2-0, knocking Baker out of the tournament for the second year in a row. The defending national...

Women’s soccer team advances to national semifinals

Women’s soccer team advances to national semifinals

Story by Bailey Conklin, Sports Editor

December 1, 2016


Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

The women’s soccer team is into the NAIA national semifinals after a 2-1 victory over Benedictine on Wednesday night in Orange Beach, Alabama. The win snapped Baker’s seven-game losing streak to Benedictine, dating back to the 2011 season, and the Wildcats are into the national semifinals for the...

No. 13 women’s soccer upsets No. 4 William Carey

No. 13 women’s soccer upsets No. 4 William Carey

Story by Bailey Conklin, Sports Editor

November 28, 2016


Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

The No. 13 Baker women’s soccer team upset No. 4 William Carey 2-1 to advance to the quarterfinals of the 2016 NAIA Women’s Soccer National Championship Monday in Orange Beach, Alabama. William Carey’s Savannah Carter put the Crusaders on the board first with an early goal in the sixth minute,...

Women’s soccer punches ticket to Orange Beach in OT win

Women’s soccer punches ticket to Orange Beach in OT win

Story by Bailey Conklin, Sports Editor

November 20, 2016


Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

The No. 13 Baker women’s soccer team is headed back to Alabama after an overtime goal gave the Wildcats a 1-0 victory over Our Lady of the Lake in the opening round of the NAIA national tournament at Liston Stadium Saturday night. Junior Kady Dieringer scored the lone goal in the second minute of...

No. 13 women fall in Heart semifinal rematch

Story by Jim Joyner, Sports Editor

November 17, 2016


Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

After winning their Heart of America Athletic Conference opener at Clarke, the No. 13 Baker women dropped their first game of the season at No. 15 Central Methodist. The Wildcats lost 69-66 and fell to 3-1 overall. Baker held on for its 74-70 win at Clarke as the Wildcats were on the road for the...

Women’s soccer falls in conference semifinals

Story by Nathalia Barr, Managing Editor

November 9, 2016


Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

The Baker University women’s soccer team fell in the Heart of America Athletic Conference tournament semifinals to MidAmerica Nazarene Tuesday night. Although the Wildcats are out of the tournament, they still have the opportunity to receive an at-large bid to the NAIA National Championship in Orange...

Women’s soccer team takes unbeaten streak into playoffs

Women’s soccer team takes unbeaten streak into playoffs

Story by Bailey Conklin, Sports Editor

November 3, 2016


Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

The stage is set for the Baker women’s soccer team, which is on a 10-game unbeaten streak, to begin its postseason run in the 2016 Heart of America Athletic Conference Tournament. After completing the season 13-3-2 overall and 9-1-2 in the conference, the Wildcats finished second overall in the...