For the 2015 football season, the Wildcats welcomed back former quarterback Jake Morse, who now teaches his former position as a member of the coaching staff.
While American football is the sport that often draws the biggest crowds to Liston Stadium, FIFA 16 draws BU athletes from all sports inside for a game of soccer.
The No. 11 Baker University women’s soccer team is headed to the NAIA national tournament in Orange Beach, Alabama, after beating No. 20 Viterbo 1-0 in the opening round of the NAIA Women’s Soccer National Championship.
The men's soccer team defeated Wiley College 2-0 in the opening round of the NAIA national tournament on Saturday night at Liston Stadium.
On one of Baker athletics’ most historic days with three NAIA playoff home victories, the No. 23 women’s basketball team lost its first game of the season. The Wildcats fell 69-66 to the MidAmerica Nazarene Pioneers on Saturday in the Collins Center and failed to snap a three-game losing streak to MNU.
Through the cold and wind, Baker’s offense was effective against the warm-weather Point University’s defense in a 68-21 win on Saturday in Liston Stadium. The Wildcats put up a season-high 605 yards of total offense and are now one step closer to the NAIA championship game in Daytona Beach.
Most parents are able to travel to Baldwin City to see their daughters play at Liston Stadium for home soccer games. However, Krista Hooper's parents watch their daughter play soccer via live web stream from the comfort of their home 1,600 miles away in the city of Edmonton in Alberta, Canada.
Baker athletics will host five different sporting events on Saturday, including three NAIA playoff games at Liston Stadium. This is the busiest sports weekend for Baker since Athletic Director Theresa Yetmar took over in 2009.
Assistant Sports Editor Nathalia Barr talks about flopping in soccer and other sports.