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Freshman Connor Keith helps sack the quarterback on the fourth down to get the ball back.

Baker Football beats Peru State 33-3

Story by Cierra Bryant, Writer September 20, 2021

Baldwin City had an exciting weekend at Liston filled with lots of family and Baker fans. Family day was in full swing on Saturday, Sept. 18, with student life tailgating and concession stand snacks...

The Word with Max Dutton – Sept. 17, 2021

September 17, 2021

On this week’s episode of The Word, we sit down with baker running back JD woods, take a look at how one student paid tribute to fallen soldiers in Afghanistan and show off some fun places to shop in...

Passing to a teammate, Freshman Emma Schieber advances the ball in the first game of the season.

Baker Women’s Soccer defeats Bethany College 4-0

Story by Grace Duddy, Staff Writer and Photographer August 28, 2021

Senior Quarterback Marco Aguinaga hands off the ball to Senior Running Back JD Woods.

Wildcat Football defeats Olivet Nazarene in round one of championship series

Story by Cierra Bryant, Writer April 19, 2021

On Apr. 17, the Baker Wildcats were able to punch their ticket to the second round of the NAIA Football Championship Series by beating Olivet Nazarene 59-54. The game started off with  five turnovers...

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Men’s Basketball team involved in crash traveling to away game

Story by Maya Hodison, Writer February 23, 2021

While traveling to Lamoni, Iowa for an away game on Feb. 6, the Baker University Men’s Basketball team was involved in a bus crash. The players and coaches loaded the charter bus on that snowy morning...

Senior athletes were unable to be accompanied by family or friends as part of Senior Night recognition in the wake of the pandemic.

Spectator policies impact players on senior day

Story by Maya Hodison, Writer November 17, 2020

Senior student-athletes could have never expected their last seasons would be framed around navigating a pandemic. Missing out on team bonding experiences and having games canceled and postponed were only...

Seniors Grant Roesner, Drew Cook and Liam Barnsby pose at the end of the meet. Cook received honorable mention and Barnsby earned the title of All Conference.

Baker Cross Country competes in conference championship

Story by Zach Reeder, Staff Writer November 9, 2020

Baker Cross Country teams had a fantastic weekend with a strong showing in the Heart of America Conference Championships. Both the men and women wanted to defend the “home course” in Baldwin City on...

The womens soccer team looks to finish the regular season strong and receive a top seed for the conference tournament.

Womens soccer continues fight for top spot in conference

Story by Zach Reeder, Staff Writer November 7, 2020

The Baker women’s soccer team dropped a tough match against the Evangel Crusaders  2-3 in double overtime in Springfield, Mo. This was the second double-overtime match of the season for the women’s...

Sophomore Finn Krueger waiting to substitute in for a teammate.

Men’s Soccer takes on Central Methodist University

Story by Zach Reeder, Staff Writer November 3, 2020

The men’s soccer team met their match on Saturday night against the #1 ranked team in the NAIA in the Central Methodist University Eagles. The Wildcats came in winners of two straight matches, but the...

The Wildcats defeated CMU to remain undefeated.

Wildcats defeat CMU to remain undefeated

Story by Makenzie Musgrove, Sports Editor November 2, 2020

The Baker Wildcat football team hosted the Central Methodist University Eagles at Liston Stadium as the Wildcats celebrated and honored their seniors on senior day. The Wildcats defeated the Eagles...

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