Baker football defeats Avila 41-17
Baker University’s football team won its first game of the season with a 41-17 rout of Avila University on Saturday.
The Wildcats (1-3) amassed 398 yards of total offense (233 rushing, 165 in the air).
“I think we’re getting to where we need to be,” Baker coach Mike Grossner said. “We established ourselves early and never looked back.”
Xavier Lewis returned a kickoff 99 yards for a score to put the Wildcats ahead, 27-17.
Baker will be idle next weekend before it travels to Culver-Stockton College (0-2) Oct. 2.