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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...

Baker students watch “Knives Out” from the edge of Liston Stadium’s parking lot.

Student Activities Council organizes movie night at Liston Stadium

Story by Liam Flake, Contributing Author October 14, 2020

On Oct. 9, Baker University Student Activities Council (SAC) hosted a movie night at Liston Stadium as part of the 2020 Homecoming week. The event included a double feature of “Knives Out” and “Black...

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...

The Baker Wildcats mens soccer team looks to get above .500 going into the next competitions.

Men’s and women’s soccer battle Ravens and Vikings

Story by Zach Reeder, Staff Writer September 29, 2020

The men’s and women’s soccer teams continued their seasons this last week with two more games each. On Wednesday, both teams visited the Benedictine College Ravens. Saturday the Wildcats home opener...

Offensive lineman Evan Bishop runs with the Baker football team in their iconic entrance through an inflated helmet.

Baker University Football wins season opener

Story by Makenzie Musgrove, Sports Editor September 27, 2020

The Baker University Wildcats football team opened their season against the Peru State College Bobcats at Liston Stadium after their first two games had been postponed due to COVID-19 safety precautions. The...

Baker University Football to allow spectators at home opener

Baker University Football to allow spectators at home opener

Story by Makenzie Musgrove, Sports Editor September 24, 2020

After previously announcing that no spectators would be allowed to attend sporting events on campus, Baker University  President Lynne Murray sent an email updating the protocol for upcoming sporting...

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...

Baker Wildcat football players have returned to workouts hosted at Liston Stadium in order to promote social distancing during strength and conditioning exercises.

Baker University Football follows guidelines while beginning preseason workouts

Story by Makenzie Musgrove, Sports Editor July 10, 2020

The Baker Wildcat football team returned to the Baldwin City campus on June 22 to begin their preseason workouts after months at home due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Even though the student athletes are...

Junior Jon Scire lines up on defense to stop the Evangel offense on second down. On the season Scire totals 34 tackles including tackles for 40.5 yards for loss.

Wildcats defeat No. 17 Evangel University 28-21

Story by John Hepp, Photographer November 19, 2019

(Left) Junior Brandon Lehnherr and senior Brennen Kellog run the team out of the inflatable helmet to begin the match up with no. 17 Evangel University.

Football beats Evangel to claim division title

Story by Makenzie Musgrove, Sports Editor November 17, 2019

The No.15 ranked Baker University Wildcats faced No. 17 ranked Evangel University in NAIA game of the week as it was a match up for first place in the Heart of America Conference South Division at Liston...

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