Sports

Reserve brings heart to Baldwin High School’s championship basketball team
March 7, 2014
There’s nothing about the appearance of Baldwin High School’s Ian Kirk to suggest why he should be a part of the school’s Frontier League championship team. Even the 5-foot, 10-inch, 240-pound senior will chuckle in acknowledgement that he doesn’t have the svelte or muscled frames of seniors Cornell Brown, Chad Berg,
Baker women advance to HAAC tournament semifinals
March 6, 2014
The No. 1 seeded Baker University women’s basketball team defeated No. 8 Evangel, 64-54, on Thursday night to advance to the semifinals of the 2014 HAAC Conference Tournament and will now take on No. 5 Missouri Valley,
Baldwin girls, boys to host sub-state
March 4, 2014
The Baldwin High School boys basketball team will have the opportunity Friday and Saturday to win its third tournament champions of the season on its home court.
Two Baldwin High School wrestlers medal at state
March 4, 2014
Two Baldwin High School wrestlers came back from the 4A state tournament in Salina as medalists and two others fought their way into the meet’s second day.
Baker guard named HAAC Freshman of the Year
March 4, 2014
Baker University freshman standout Javeion Gray was named the 2014 Heart of America Athletic Conference Freshman of the Year on Monday afternoon, after averaging 11.9 points per game in conference play this season.
Four Bulldogs still alive at state wrestling tournament
February 28, 2014
No Baldwin High wrestlers will be going home from this year’s Class 4A state tournament with gold medals, but four Bulldogs still have an opportunity to end the season with some hardware.
Balloon festival announces move to Kansas Speedway
February 28, 2014
Officials with Kansas Speedway and the U.S. Bank Midwest Balloon Festival announced Thursday that the 2014 event will take place Aug. 8-10 on the grounds of the Kansas Speedway in Kansas City, Kan.
Baker women win HAAC title
February 28, 2014
Thursday night became a historic night inside the Collins Gymnasium, as the No. 13 ranked Baker University women’s basketball team defeated Peru State College, 85-63, to capture at least a share of its first HAAC regular season title since 1983.
Baldwin boys clinch share of league title with senior night win
February 28, 2014
The Baldwin boys completed a 17-3 regular season Thursday, which included to tournament titles and at least a share of the Frontier League crown with a 58-50 victory against De Soto.
Baldwin girls save best effort for last regular season game
February 28, 2014
Playing what its coach Bob Martin said was their best game of the season, the Baldwin High School girls on Thursday notched an easy 46-31 victory against De Soto. Baldwin’s aggressive defense forced De Soto into numerous turnovers and was particularly effective in the first quarter that ended with Baldwin leading 12-3.
Send-off rally today for Baldwin High School state bound wrestlers
February 26, 2014
There will be a send-off rally at 4:30 p.m. Thursday at the BJHS cafeteria for the six Baldwin Bulldog state qualifying wrestlers just before the team departs for Salina.
Two Baker softball players earn HAAC honors
February 26, 2014
After an impressive 3-1 record at the Oklahoma Baptist University Spring Festival over the weekend, a pair of freshman from Baker University earned this week’s Heart of America Athletic Conference Softball Player and Pitcher of the Week awards.
Baldwin boys in zone against man defense
February 26, 2014
The Baldwin High School boys faced a man defense Tuesday and promptly showed why they have seen a steady diet of zone in the past four games as the Bulldogs raced to an 81-46 victory against Spring Hill.
Baldwin girls edge Spring Hill behind junior Ogle
February 25, 2014
Junior Maddie Ogle scored 10 fourth-quarter points Tuesday to help Baldwin edge Spring Hill, 46-43. The win ended a Bulldog three-game losing streak for the Bulldogs