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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...

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...

Cross Country to create team “bubble”

Story by Zach Reeder, Staff Writer October 28, 2020

The Baker Wildcat cross country teams have decided to go into their own "bubble” in preparation for the Heart of America Conference Championship. In the day and age we live in, nothing seems unordinary...

Quarterback Marco Aguinaga prepares for the next play.

Football improves to 3-0

Story by Makenzie Musgrove , Sports Editor October 24, 2020

After having the past two games postponed, the Wildcats came out firing on all cylinders against the visiting Missouri Valley College Vikings. The Vikings received the ball to open the game, but the...

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

Women’s soccer continues successful season

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...

The Baker Wildcat football team will look to improve to 3-0 against Missouri Valley College on Oct. 24 at Liston Stadium.

Football sees postponement of previous two games

Story by Makenzie Musgrove, Sports Editor October 18, 2020

The Baker Wildcat football team has seen their last two games get postponed due to safety measures regarding COVID-19. This also comes after the first two games of the season were postponed for the Wildcats. At...

Senior Carson Fitzgerald, Senior Deven Peters, and Junior Will Cox are members of the Baker eSports Team. They are among the many NAIA athletes that will be able to use their name, image and likeness under the new rule change.

NAIA makes decision to compensate athletes for the name, image or likeness

Story by Zach Reeder, Staff Writer October 16, 2020

Last week, the NAIA finalized a landmark decision regarding their student-athletes. The NAIA announced they will now allow student-athletes the opportunity to be compensated for their name, image or likeness.  The...

Women's tennis celebrates after their doubles win against Missouri Valley

Baker Tennis kicks off season at home

Story by Zach Reeder, Staff Writer October 7, 2020

The Baker Tennis team was in action this last weekend at home against William Jewell and Missouri Valley in their first true head-to-head matches of the year. The Wildcats enjoyed some early season success...

Marco Aguinaga led the Wildcats to a commanding win over the Clarke University Pride for their second straight win.

Wildcats dominate Clarke University

Story by Makenzie Musgrove , Sports Editor October 3, 2020

The Baker University football team traveled to Dubuque, Iowa to take on the Clarke University Pride and came away with the win, 57-3. The Wildcats were the first to put points on the board with a touchdown...

Updated guidelines for October allow Baker Students, staff and faculty to attend home sporting events.

Limited spectators permitted to attend home sporting events

Story by Makenzie Musgrove, Sports Editor October 2, 2020

Baker University has announced that home sporting events at Collins Center and Liston Stadium will now be open to Baker students, faculty and staff. There will be no outside guests permitted to attend. There...

Baker University alters sports spectator policies

Baker University alters sports spectator policies

Story by Makenzie Musgrove, Sports Editor September 17, 2020

Baker University Athletics has announced new policies regarding spectators for athletic events hosted by Baker University due to COVID-19 safety concerns. As a preventative measure in response to the...

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