The Baker men's and women's cross country teams ran at the highly competitive Oklahoma State Cowboy Jamboree on Saturday. Baker was the only team from the Heart of America Athletic Conference competing in the meet.
The Baker University men's and women's cross country teams competed alongside 17 other schools in the Southern Stampede on Saturday. The men took second place and the women finished in ninth place.
Baker cross country teams started the season by hosting the 2016 Maple Leaf Invitational, where the men took first place overall and the women took second.
Both the men's and women's team sent a runner to the NAIA National meet in the 2015 season. The Wildcats will open their season at the Maple Leaf Invitational, which proved to be a success for both teams in 2015.
The fall sports season was full of awards and championships for Baker athletics. Here's a list of every sports' award winners and final records.
The Baker men's team took third place overall at the 2015 Heart of America Athletic Conference Cross Country championships on Saturday, a mere 6 points behind Mount Mercy for a qualifying spot in the national championship meet. The women's team finished in the middle of the pack in seventh place overall.
The men’s and women’s cross country teams both finished in the back half of the University of Minnesota’s Roy Griak Invitational Sept. 26 in Minneapolis. The men finished 27th out of 37 teams, and the women finished 31st out of 37.
The men's cross-country team finished third out of 16 teams in the college/junior college division of the Southern Stampede hosted by Missouri Southern State University Sept. 19 in Joplin.
The men’s and women’s cross country teams opened their 2015 seasons at the Baldwin City Golf Course for the annual Maple Leaf Invitational. Both teams finished in the middle of the pack with the men winding up in third and the women in fourth place.
Assistant Sports Editor Nathalia Barr previews the women's cross country team in 2015.
Maple Leaf Invitational
Men's - 1st
Women's - 2nd
Men's - 2nd
Women's - 9th
Oklahoma State Jamboree
Haskell Indian Nations Invitational
Mount Mercy Invitational
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Kansas City, Missouri
NAIA National Championships
Charlotte, North Carolina