After posting an 0-4 record in the Central Baptist tournament in Conway, Arkansas, the Baker softball team looks to improve as it heads into the season.
The Baker softball team will look to improve on last season's foundation with a large group of returners and nine freshmen.
The Baker University Wildcats dropped to 6-16 in Heart of America Conference play after being swept by the Benedictine Ravens on Saturday at Cavaness Field.
The Baker University softball team has fallen below .500 for the first time since mid-Febraury and sits at 6-14 in Heart of America Athletic Conference play after being swept at Culver-Stockton College on Saturday and at Avila University on Wednesday.
The Baker softball team split a pair of games with Heart of America Athletic Conference opponent Missouri Valley on Wednesday afternoon at Cavaness Field. The Wildcats won game one on the run rule 8-0 but fell 5-4 in game two.
The Baker softball team spent the weekend in Iowa, where the Wildcats played doubleheaders against William Penn University on Saturday and Graceland on Sunday. The Wildcats finished the trip with one win against William Penn and lost to Graceland by small margins in both games, 2-0 and 2-1.
Grand View swept the Baker softball team on Tuesday, April 5, at Cavaness Field. Baker falls to 24-19 overall and 4-6 in conference play.
Evangel swept the Baker softball team on Saturday, April 2. The two wins for Evangel move the Crusaders’ Heart of America Athletic Conference record to 7-1, tied for first place with Grand View. Baker falls to 4-4 in conference play, tied for fourth place with MidAmerica Nazarene.
Three sets of twins at Baker University are able to keep teamwork in the family.
The softball team took a break from conference play Monda but was swept by Park University 6-1 and 3-1 to drop to 22-15 on the season.
Overall record 0-4
Conference record 0-0
Central Baptist Tournament
vs Bacone College, L 1-2
vs Hannibal-LaGrange, L 1-4
vs Ottawa, L 4-5
vs Williams Baptist, L 3-4
Friends University Invitational
at Missouri Valley
Kansas City, Missouri
at Grand View
Des Moines, Iowa
at William Penn
vs. Central Methodist
at Mount Mercy
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
vs. Peru State
vs. Missouri Valley
at Central Methodist
St. Joseph, Missouri