Sports

Lisher leads Baldwin High wrestlers in season-opening event
December 10, 2014
Sophomore Thomas Lisher led the way for the Baldwin High School wrestling team, earning a second-place finish in the squad’s first action of the year at the Gardner Edgerton Invitational Tournament.
Baldwin High School girls race to 3-0 start
December 10, 2014
Garnett — The Baldwin Bulldog girls remained undefeated with a convincing 51-32 victory Tuesday against Anderson County in the second round of the Bulldog-Wildcat Classic in Garnett. Baldwin jumped on Anderson County from the start, building a 15-to-8 lead in the first quarter, but it was a stifling second-quarter defense that put the game away for the purple-clad Bulldogs. Baldwin held the
Baldwin boys top Anderson County to earn year’s first victory
December 10, 2014
Garnett — The Baldwin High School boys scored 12-straight points in the second quarter Tuesday to pull away from Anderson County and notch their first victory of the young season. The 46-32 victory will put Baldwin in the third-place contest Friday of the Bulldog-Wildcat Classic against a still undetermined opponent.
Five Baldwin players selected to Frontier League post-season first team
December 3, 2014
Five Baldwin High School football players were named to the All-Frontier League first team with two Bulldogs earning both offensive and defensive first-team honors. Senior Christian Gaylord, a University of Nebraska commit, was an all-league first-team offensive line selection for the third time and named a second-straight year on the first-team defensive line.
Experienced frontline seen as strenght for Baldwin girls basketball team
December 3, 2014
The Baldwin Bulldogs girls basketball team will start the season tonight at Tonganoxie with a deep and experienced squad. Gone from last year’s squad are leading scorer and first-team All-Frontier League guard Katie Jones, guard Hailey Cope and Karina Steinke.
New Baldwin High School boys basketball coach faces rebuilding effort
December 3, 2014
New Baldwin High School basketball coach Paul Musselman admits he is not stepping into an ideal situation. The Bulldogs’ new coach is starting from scratch, forced to replace five starters and the top reserve from last year’s Frontier League Championship team.
Baldwin High School wrestling team returns deep, experienced squad
November 25, 2014
With seven wrestlers with state finals experience and a couple late-season aces up its sleeve, the B
Four Bulldogs earn Frontier League soccer post-season honors
November 19, 2014
The Baldwin High School soccer team had six players selected to Frontier League all-league teams, which were released in the last week. The all-league teams were dominated by players from Baldwin, De Soto and Ottawa, all of which advanced to the Class 4-1A state tournament. De Soto defeated Baldwin, 1-0, to get to the final four and lost to the Ottawa, 1-0, in the third-place contest after both teams lost in the semi-finals.
Baker football team back to winning ways
November 13, 2014
The No. 13-ranked Baker University football team bounced back after two straight losses with a 28-14 road victory Saturday at Central Methodist University. With the win, the Wildcats improved to 8-2 overall and 6-2 in the HAAC, while the Eagles fell to 4-6 and 3-5 in the conference. The Wildcats are now ranked 12th in the national NAIA poll. Baker is now all alone in second place in the HAAC standings, as MidAmerica Nazarene and Missouri Valley are tied for first place at 7-1. Baker will host No. 9 Missouri Valley at 1 p.m. Saturday for senior day.
Baker womens basketball coach gets 100th win
November 13, 2014
Fourth-year head coach Ben Lister recorded his 100th career victory as a head coach Tuesday night in the No. 10-ranked Wildcats 67-53 won at home against Lindenwood-Belleville. Lister is now 56-45 at Baker. The Wildcats improved to 3-2 with the win, while the Lynx fell to 1-2 overall.
Baldwin bows out of state playoffs with 24-12 loss at Fort Scott
November 13, 2014
Fort Scott — The inability to finish drives proved costly Friday, as the Baldwin Bulldogs fell 24-12 to Fort Scott in the first round of the Class 4A-I playoffs. Three times, the Bulldogs saw promising drives end as the result of penalties, muffed snaps or other mistakes that cost the team valuable yardage.
Baldwin falls to De Soto, 1-0, in first-round of state soccer finals
November 4, 2014
De Soto’s Austin Culver scored with 24 minutes to play, giving the Wildcats the only goal in a 1-0 match that ended Baldwin High School’s soccer season in the first-round of the state playoffs. Baldwin came alive after that goal, mounting a number of strong scoring attacks but could not get the needed goal.
Baldwin boys win 2nd-straight state cross country title, girls third
November 3, 2014
The Baldwin High School boys won their second-straight 4A cross country state title Saturday and the 12th in school history, while the girls team added a third-place trophy.
Baldwin girls edged in state volleyball title match
November 3, 2014
The Baldwin High School volleyball team came up a set short in its quest to claim the state 4A, Division 2 championship. Clay Center, the tournament’s No. 1 seed, edged the Bulldogs Saturday in three sets, 25-11, 20-25, 23-25. .