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Women’s soccer continues successful season

Members of the women's team watching their teammates play against MidAmerica Nazarene University.

Story by Zach Reeder, Staff Writer

October 21, 2020

The women’s soccer teams continued their successful start to the season with two home matches against MidAmerica Nazarene and Missouri Valley College.  The Wildcats went through a long and grueling match against the visiting MidAmerica Nazarene Pioneers. A double overtime thriller ended in a 2-...

Men’s and women’s soccer battle Ravens and Vikings

The Baker Wildcats mens soccer team looks to get above .500 going into the next competitions.

Story by Zach Reeder, Staff Writer

September 29, 2020

The men’s and women’s soccer teams continued their seasons this last week with two more games each. On Wednesday, both teams visited the Benedictine College Ravens. Saturday the Wildcats home opener featured Grand View University. Both games were low scoring affairs as the Wildcats settled for the...

Soccer teams open season on the road

Baker University Women's soccer team is off to a hot start with two wins to start the season.

Story by Zach Reeder, Staff Writer

September 23, 2020

The Baker University Men’s and Women’s soccer teams continued their road trip this last Saturday as they visited Clarke University. Both teams came out victorious as the women’s team captured their second shutout of the season en route to a 1-0 win. The men’s team picked up their first win of th...

Women’s soccer v. Benedictine College

Junior Georgia Vernardakis jumps to contest a Ravens player for a header. Vernardakis records 1 shot on net in the win over the Ravens moving the Wildcats to 7-4-1.

Story by Justin Toumberlin and Makenzie Musgrove

October 14, 2019

The Baker University women’s soccer team knocked off No.11 ranked rival Benedictine College by a score of 1-0 at Liston Stadium. This was a big win for the Wildcats coming into the contest after a loss to MidAmerica Nazarene and a tie with Grandview University. The Baker Wildcats and the Ravens...

Women’s Soccer v. William Penn University

Junior and Captain Kara Knapp (left) runs to celebrate with Junior Victoria Aceves Powers (middle) and Junior Monique Diaz (right). Aceves Powers opens the scoring for Baker in the first half against William Penn University.

Story by Makenzie Musgrove, Sports Editor

October 1, 2019

The Wildcats Women’s Soccer team put together an impressive win against William Penn University to even their conference record at 2-2. The Wildcats defeated the Statesmen 4-1 on Sunday after the game was postponed from Saturday due to weather. Jenna Latimer led all scorers with two goals. Victoria...

Women’s soccer vs. Clarke University

Junior Georgia Vernardakis fights off a Clarke midfielder to keep possession. Vernardakis averages 2.5 shots a game.

Story by Makenzie Musgrove, Sports Editor

September 22, 2019

  Strong defense was the theme for both women’s soccer teams as the Baker Wildcats hosted Clarke University Pride. Throughout the first half the Wildcats outshot the Pride 3-2, but both teams remained scoreless going into halftime. The game remained scoreless until the 79th minute when...

Baker Wildcats vs University of Jamestown

Baker players surround the goal keepers box on a corner kick. The 'Cats were able to slot one goal home in overtime with a total of 20 shots and eight on target against the University of Jamestown.

Story by Justin Toumberlin, Photo Editor

September 19, 2019

The men's team walks through the University of Jamestown with a final score 7-1. Sophomore Jordan Alonge nearly scoring a hat-trick with two goals and receiving Heart of America men's soccer Offensive player of the week. Junior Andrew Dowdy records first ever career goal for Baker in all competitions....

Women’s soccer vs Avila University

Senior Jenna Lattimer fights for a ball near Avila University's box. Down 1-0 late in the second half, Lattimer pushes forward for a goal.

Story by Justin Toumberlin, Photo Editor

September 9, 2019