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Baker Wildcats vs University of Jamestown

Baker Wildcats vs 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

Women’s soccer vs Avila University

Story by Justin Toumberlin, Photo Editor

September 9, 2019

Women’s soccer wins with two last minute goals

Women’s soccer wins with two last minute goals

Story by Alex Fortuna, Photo Editor

October 25, 2018

The Women's soccer team were able to secure the win against Mount Mercy University on Oct. 2o at Liston stadium. The Wildcats trailed 1-0 late in the game, but goals by Maria Jose-Echeverry  and Jenna Lattimer in the last ten minutes of regulation was enough to get the Cats' sixth win this season....

Quarterfinal loss marks end of women’s soccer season

Quarterfinal loss marks end of women’s soccer season

Story by Bailey Conklin, Sports Editor

November 6, 2017

The Baker women’s soccer team’s season came to an end Saturday after falling to Benedictine 3-1 in the quarterfinals of the Heart of America Athletic Conference Tournament. Benedictine was the first to score in the Heart rival matchup. Benedictine senior midfielder Rosie McShane earned a penalty...

Women’s soccer defeats Clarke 2-0; advances to Quarterfinals

Women’s soccer defeats Clarke 2-0; advances to Quarterfinals

Story by Bailey Conklin, Sports Editor

November 4, 2017

The Baker women’s soccer team is headed to Atchison, Kansas, Saturday after a 2-0 victory Wednesday against Clarke, in the first round of the 2017 Heart of America Athletic Conference Tournament. Baker controlled the majority of the game with 23 shots total and 16 shots on goal. Clarke totaled eight...

Women’s soccer falls to MNU 1-0

Women’s soccer falls to MNU 1-0

Story by Bailey Conklin, Sports Editor

October 26, 2017

The Baker Wildcats came up short against Heart of America Athletic Conference rival MNU on Tuesday, following an explosive senior night victory against Avila last Friday. The ‘Cats led the Pioneers in shots with eight in the first half and an additional six in the second. Senior Kady Dieringer...

Soccer defeats Evangel at home

Soccer defeats Evangel at home

Story by Bailey Conklin, Sports Editor

October 20, 2017

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

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

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

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

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

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...