The 2016 Baker University softball team is ready to play and will look to build on last year's 13-33 record.
It was a tale of two halves, plus an extra five minutes, for the men’s basketball team on Wednesday night. After coming back from down 18 in the first half to force overtime against Central Methodist University, BU ultimately fell short in an 83-82 loss.
The Baker women’s basketball team fell 68-63 to the No. 16 Central Methodist Eagles on Wednesday night in the Collins Center. The Wildcats are now alone in fourth place in the Heart of America Athletic Conference standings at 12-5.
The Baker University Athletic Department has announced the hiring of Matt Windle as the new head volleyball coach after longtime coach Kathy Allen’s retirement.
The Baker men fell short in a tight one to the Graceland Yellow Jackets, 69-65, Saturday afternoon in the Collins Center.
The Baker women showed why they’re one of the best defensive teams in the Heart of America Athletic Conference in a 89-53 win over the Evangel Crusaders on Wednesday night in the Collins Center. The BU defense shut down every aspect of the Crusaders’ offensive game from the opening tip as the Wildcats cruised to their seventh win in eight games in conference play.
The Baker men completed a season sweep of Evangel with a 94-73 victory on Wednesday night in the Collins Center. The Wildcats’ 3-point shooting was enough to bury the Crusaders early in the second half.
Junior Kyler Atwood came into a senior night dual with Ottawa University as just an extra body in case he was needed. With a Baker victory already decided, he took on Romiro Gatica in the 285-pound class and delivered the match of the night in a 31-12 team win over the Braves on Tuesday.
The dance team placed second in its second competition of the season at Lindenwood University in Belleville, Illinois, on Saturday. Eight teams competed, and the Wildcats finished just one point behind first-place St. Ambrose University.