Sports

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
Baldwin Bulldogs qualify six for state wrestling meet
February 24, 2014
Baldwin Bulldog wrestlers earned a fourth-place team finish and qualified six wrestlers for state at Friday and Saturday’s 4A regional in Burlington.
Baldwin girls fall in overtime
February 22, 2014
The Baldwin High School girls ended a four-game road trip Friday with a 45-29 overtime loss to Ottawa. After a close first half, the visiting Bulldogs scored the first seven points of the third quarter to take a 28-20. Ottawa steadily chipped away at the lead, going up, 36-35, before Baldwin senior Hailey Cope hit one of two free throws with 2:30 remaining in regulation to knot the game.
Ottawa tops Baldwin boys to take over first in Frontier League
February 21, 2014
Something familiar and something new plagued the Baldwin High School boys in a 52-40 Friday loss to the Ottawa Cyclones. The familiar was the 3-2 zone defense Ottawa successfully deployed. Baldwin has seen a steady diet of zone in recent games as teams look to nullify the Bulldogs’ athleticism.
Late three-pointer dooms Baldwin girls
February 19, 2014
The Baldwin High School girls suffered another heartbreaking loss Tuesday when Louisburg senior guard Kacie Geiman connected on a three-pointer with five seconds left in the game, giving the Wildcats a 62-59 victory. Louisburg trailed by 52-43 entering the fourth quarter before mounting its late rally. The Bulldogs jumped out to an early lead behind the hot shooting of senior Hailey Cope, who knocked down two of her three three-pointers in the first quarter.
Baldwin boys rally to win in overtime at Louisburg
February 19, 2014
The Baldwin High School boys became escape artists in the last week, managing to pick up overtime victories at De Soto and Louisburg after trailing most of both games. On Tuesday, the Bulldogs latest narrow 46-44 escape played out with a good deal of late game strategizing.
Baldwin wrestlers three-peat as league champs
February 16, 2014
The Baldwin High School boys wrestling team won its third-straight Frontier League title, going 6-0 in dual meets Friday and Saturday at Louisburg against the other league teams.
Baker women win 13th-straight basketball game
February 15, 2014
The No. 14 ranked Baker University women’s basketball team kept its winning streak alive Saturday afternoon with a 58-44 road win at Culver-Stockton and improved to 13-1 in the Heart of America Athletic Conference. a
Cold shooting dooms Baldwin girls at De Soto
February 15, 2014
The Baldwin High School girls suffered a cold shooting second half in a 40-28 loss to the De Soto Wildcats. The Bulldogs and Wildcats traded the lead in the game throughout the first half before De Soto wrested the lead for good at 18-17 with 1:16 remaining before halftime.
Baldwin boys fight back to edge De Soto in triple overtime
February 15, 2014
Baldwin High School senior guard Cornell Brown scored 11 of his 27 points in the third overtime as the Bulldogs overcame De Soto on the road, 77-75. Brown made the last points of the game on a jump shot from the right baseline with 3.8 seconds remaining.
Baldwin wrestlers get ready for league with 2nd-place finish at Silver Lake, dual sweep
February 14, 2014
Baldwin High School wrestlers tuned up for their postseason with a second-place finish Saturday in the 17-team Silver Lake Invitational.