The Baker Orange

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Maya Hodison, a midfielder for the Wildcats, looks for an open teammate as she dribbles the ball down the field. Hodison is a freshman from Lawrence, KS

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October 24, 2018
Sophomore Kara Knapp fights for position as her teammate throws a ball her way from out of bounds. Knapp would win possession and move the ball down field for the Wildcats.

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October 24, 2018
Senior forward Sierra McKinney beats an opponent to the ball and passes to teammate down field. McKinney later assisted Jenna Lattimer for the go ahead goal with five minutes remaining.

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October 24, 2018
Allyson Hertig, a senior midfielder, struggles with an opponent as they chase a ball up the side line. Hertig has three goals for the Wildcats this season.

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October 24, 2018
Jenna Lattimer takes the ball down field in hopes to cross it to a teammate. Lattimer will later score the go ahead goal late in the game to secure the 2-1 win for the Wildcats.

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October 24, 2018
A long line forms in front of the Baker baseball teams booth. The team runs the booth every year at Maple Leaf Festival selling lemonade and limeades.

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October 24, 2018
A musician performs at his booth during the Maple Leaf Festival. Many visitors stopped to listen to the unique music and check out other items at the booth.

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October 24, 2018
Junior Dawson Dykes punches a shot low under the trees after his tee shot missed the fairway. Dykes tied for 21st at the Baker Invitational.

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October 24, 2018
Junior Cole Briggs uses his hands to help read the green for an upcoming putt. Briggs made the putt for par during the Baker Invitational at Eagle Bend golf course in Lawrence.

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October 24, 2018
Junior Payton Ruder watches as his birdie putt heads towards the hole. Ruder finished the highest for the Wildcats, taking 11th with a overall score of 156 at the Baker Invitational on Oct. 17-18.

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October 24, 2018
Dawson Dykes uses a wedge from the rough to get the ball on the green for a chance at par on the 6th hole. Dykes finished with an overall score of 163 helping the Wildcats to a 3rd place finish.

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October 24, 2018
Sophomore Devin Peters watches his drive on the 2nd hole of the Baker Invitational. Peters finished with an overall score of 202 for the Wildcats.

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October 24, 2018
Senior Cornell Brown and Mikeice Adams lead the Wildcats onto the field against Benedictine College.

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October 1, 2018
Homecoming King senior Weston Gloss and Queen senior Lela Hautau are all smiles as they receive the crown and tiara from the 2017-2018 winners, Logan Brettell and Madeline McCrary.

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October 1, 2018
President Lynne Murray and Tom Hedrick, voice of the Wildcats, embrace in a hug at the Hall of Fame ceremony during halftime at the homecoming game.

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October 1, 2018
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October 1, 2018
Junior quarterback Brandon Mueller scrambles away from a defender while looking for an open receiver. Mueller kept the ball and ran for the first down against Benedictine.

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October 1, 2018
Senior running back Cornell Brown breaks two tackles as he runs for a few yards against Benedictine. The Wildcats fell to Benedictine 23-12.

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October 1, 2018
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October 1, 2018
Freshman Jordan Alonge looks behind him for an open teammate as he avoids a defender down the sideline.

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September 5, 2018
Wildcat defenders work together to form a wall during a free kick by UNOH. The Wildcats defense would help them to a 2-0 victory on Labor Day.

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September 18, 2018
Freshman defender Rijad Osmankovic throws the ball in from out-of-bounds during the wildcats matchup against UNOH in the Labor Day Classic. The wildcats would finish with a 2-0 record at the Classic.

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September 18, 2018
Irene Unger, Director of the Baker Wetlands and Associate Professor of Biology

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September 26, 2018
Irene Unger, Director of the Baker Wetlands and Associate Professor of Biology

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September 26, 2018
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September 26, 2018
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September 26, 2018
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September 26, 2018
Sophomore Deverius Brown prepares for his last leap during the triple jump event at the Heart of America Athletic Conference meet on May 5. Brown placed eighth in the event, making him the last competitor to score team points.

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September 26, 2018
Freshman Morgan Thomas gathers herself to jump over the high jump bar at the Heart meet. Thomas placed eighth in high jump and also claimed third in the javelin.

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September 26, 2018
Sophomore Janeane Hernandez focuses as she rounds the final corner at the Heart Championships.

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September 26, 2018
Junior Olivia Brees dilervers a pitch against Clarke University. The Wildcats would go on to sweep Clarke in its series at Cavaness Field.

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May 10, 2018
Freshman Briele Rees slides around a tag at third base in the wildcats matchup against Clarke University.

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May 10, 2018
Center fielder Riley Swickard high fives head coach Jamie Stanclift as her teammates wait to celebrate after a home run. The Wildcats went on to win 13-0 over Clarke University.

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May 10, 2018
Olivia Brees waits for a sign from her coach before pitching. Brees would get the win against Clarke University.

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May 10, 2018
Starting pitcher, Olivia Brees signals one out to the rest of her defense against Clarke University.

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May 10, 2018
Junior Olivia Brees delivers a pitch as the Wildcats face Clarke University at Cavaness Field.

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May 10, 2018
Sophomore Brian Wircenske takes his lead off second base as the Wildcats take on Missouri Valley

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May 10, 2018
Pitcher Bennett White avoids contact as he tags a runner out at home

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May 10, 2018
Senior Pitcher Bennett White checks on a runner as first baseman Brian Wircenske holds him on

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May 10, 2018
Senior Sean Beal prepares for a pitch as the Wildcats face Missouri Valley College for senior night at Sauder Field

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May 10, 2018
Senior Riley Kemmer watches closely as he finishes a chip shot during the Spring Invitational at Eagle Bend golf course in Lawrence, Ks

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April 25, 2018
Thomas Taber watches his ball after hitting out of the sand and on to the green.

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April 25, 2018
Junior Kyle Barbee watches his approach shot during the annual Baker Spring Invitational.

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April 25, 2018
Sophomore Hannah Daugherty putts for birdie during the Baker Spring Invitational.

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April 25, 2018
Sophomore Hannah Daugherty and assistant coach Andy Kelley look over the green and Daugherty prepares for a birdie putt.

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April 25, 2018
John Hughes shoots a ball granny style as he competes in around the world.

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April 6, 2018
students warm up for the around the world tournament in Collin Gymnasium. Winners earn 25 Dollar Chipotle gift cards.

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April 6, 2018
Miranda Lindmark, Brittney Diehm and Rosie Hollis pose as they get ready to host the around the world basketball tournament for studying abroad.

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April 6, 2018
Dylan Slavin, Senior

i think people leave because they cant handle the academic pressure of Baker University. And people transfer because some college have bigger and better programs than Baker offers.

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April 6, 2018
Damon Gebhardt, Senior

people that leave must not like a family oriented environment with good athletic programs.

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April 6, 2018
Destiny Bruno, Senior

i think people leave because they just want to be closer to a city

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April 6, 2018
Kate Taylor-Doran prepares to return a serve against Ottawa University.

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April 6, 2018
Freshman Kayelee Smith quickly reacts to return a ball in her doubles match with Morgan Francis.

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April 6, 2018
Senior Holly Chestnut lunges for a ball in her match at Ottawa University.

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April 6, 2018
Hannah Flynn drives the ball up field for a base hit at the Wildcats home opener against Benedictine.

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March 21, 2018
Stephanie Cardona and Olivia Brees signal two outs to the outfield after an infield play against Benedictine at Cavaness Field.

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March 21, 2018
Head coach, Jamie Stanclift high-fives sophomore Hannah Flynn after a close play at third base during the Wildcats matchup again Benedictine.

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March 21, 2018
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March 21, 2018
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