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Women’s soccer v. Benedictine College

Women’s soccer v. Benedictine College

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...

New bookstore, bar, coffee shop: The Nook, set to open

New bookstore, bar, coffee shop: The Nook, set to open

Story by Lily Stephens, Video Editor

October 8, 2019

On Sept. 13 The Nook, a new bookstore, bar and coffee shop, held its soft opening. The shop is located in a recently renovated older building on the corner of High St. and Grove St. This new Baldwin City business is owned by Niki Manbeck, Manbeck also owns a publishing company and was looking for a way...

Football Homecoming v. Clarke University

Football Homecoming v. Clarke University

Story by Justin Toumberlin, Photo Editor

October 6, 2019

The no. 24 ranked Baker University Wildcats easily handled the Clarke University Pride as the Wildcats defeated the Pride 60-6 on Homecoming Weekend. The Pride received the ball to start the game, but the Wildcats held the Pride to a three and out. Ethan Barnard gave the Wildcats a 3-0 lead to...

Sixteen Eleven Boutique brings style to Baldwin

Sixteen Eleven Boutique brings style to Baldwin

Story by Maya Hodison, Staff Writer

October 2, 2019

Kristin Walters is an orthodontic assistant by day and an online boutique owner by night. In May of 2019, she launched Sixteen Eleven Boutique. The name “Sixteen Eleven” came from her parents’ home address. Walters prides herself on selling trendy clothes and accessories. She describes the style of ...

Yoga studio brings new opportunities to community

Yoga studio brings new opportunities to community

Story by Megan Stover, Staff Writer

September 27, 2019

The Om Grown Yoga Collective is bringing restoration, art, and new opportunities to the Baldwin City Community. Lora Rimmer, co-owner, said she started the Om Grown Yoga Collective with her friend because they felt it was important to bring more opportunities to Baldwin City. “There are lots of...

Men’s soccer vs. Clarke University

Men’s soccer vs. Clarke University

Story by Makenzie Musgrove, Sports Editor

September 22, 2019

Baker University’s no. 10 ranked men’s soccer team remains undefeated in Heart of America Conference play as they down the Clarke University Pride 12-0. The Wildcats dominated all facets of the game as the Wildcat’s backfield did not allow a single shot on goal by the Pride. The Wildcats s...

Baker Football falls to William Penn University

Baker Football falls to William Penn University

Story by Makenzie Musgrove, Sports Editor

September 22, 2019

The Wildcats football team hosted William Penn University Statesmen at Liston Stadium during Baker University’s Family Weekend. The Wildcats started off strong, scoring midway through the first quarter with a 50-yard touchdown pass from Marco Aguinaga to Sam Huckabee. However, that would be the...

Social life becomes nearly extinct

Social life becomes nearly extinct

Story by Elizabeth Hanson, Editor

November 5, 2018

I’m just going to say it because it’s been on just about everyone’s mind since this semester began last Aug. You may or may not have noticed, but the social life at Baker has pretty much gone as extinct as the dinosaurs. Fraternity parties are a thing of the past and used to be a social option ...