The Baker softball team ended its season 27-26 after posting a 2-2 record at the Heart Tournament in St. Joseph, Missouri.
After a split with Missouri Valley on Aprill 22, sophomore Olivia Brees walked away with a new school record for strikeouts in a season with 239, a number that has since increased to 272, putting Brees at the top of the Heart standings for strikeouts.
The Baker softball team has fallen below .500 after being swept by Central Methodist University in a Tuesday doubleheader. The Wildcats now sit at 23-24 with four games left in the regular season.
Over the extended weekend, Baker faced three different Heart opponents, sweeping both Peru State and Graceland before splitting with Central Methodist.
After defeating Culver-Stockton 8-0 in five innings in game one Saturday at Cavaness Field, the Baker softball team lost 10-3 in game two.
Baker improved its conference record to 4-2 after facing Evangel and MidAmerica Nazarene at home over the weekend.
After sweeping McPherson College on Saturday, the Baker softball team split its home opener with Concordia on Sunday to improve to 3-5 on the season.
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.
Overall record 27-26
Conference record 18-18
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
at McPherson, W 9-6, W 6-5
vs. Concordia, W 4-3, L 5-3
Friends University Invitational
vs Kansas Wesleyan, W 2-0
vs Sterling, W 8-6
vs Bethany, W 4-3
vs Oklahoma City, L 2-1
vs University of St. Mary, W 4-2
at Benedictine, W 6-4, L 6-4
vs. Evangel, W 7-3, L 7-0
vs. MNU, W 6-2, W 4-3
at Missouri Valley, W 1-0, L 6-2
vs. Culver-Stockton W 8-0, L 10-3
at Avila L 3-2, L 6-2
Kansas City, Missouri
at Clarke L 4-3, L 4-2
at Mount Mercy, W 7-1, L 3-0
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
vs. Avila, W 7-1, L 3-0
vs. Peru State, W 3-2, W 3-1
vs. Graceland, W 8-0, W 8-6
vs. Central Methodist, W 3-2, L 9-0
vs. Grand View, L 1-0, L 3-0
Des Moines, Iowa
vs. William Penn, W 4-3, W 13-2
vs. Missouri Valley, W 6-0, L 4-0
vs. Benedictine, L 3-2, L 8-2
at Central Methodist, L 2-1, L 8-2
at Evangel, W 2-0, W 9-0
vs. Benedictine, W 7-0
vs. Clarke, W 1-0
vs. Evangel, L 5-0
vs. Grand View, L 3-0
St. Joseph, Missouri