March 24, 2014
BELLINGHAM, Wash. - Western Washington University shortstop Haylee Baker has been named the Red Lion/Great Northwest Athletic Conference Softball co-Player of the Week for March 16-23.
Baker, a senior from Poulsbo (graduate of Bainbridge High School), hit four home runs and drove in 12 runs as the Vikings split a four-game series at Montana State Billings.
With a homer in each of those contests, Baker set a school record for consecutive games hitting a home run.
In all, Baker had eight hits in 17 at bats for a .471 batting average and a slugging percentage of 1.176.
Baker shared the GNAC weekly honor with Western Oregon designated player Raina Reece.
On the season, Baker is hitting .373 (22-for-59) with 24 runs batted in and 21 runs scored. She has five home runs and five doubles.
WWU, 13-8 overall and 5-5 in GNAC action, is at home Friday (1 p.m.) for a conference doubleheader with arch-rival Central Washington.
Softball's Thursday Game vs. Sonoma State Rained Out
The Vikings are hoping for improved weather with 6 games over the next 3 days at the Tournament of Champions
Softball Heads to Tournament of Champions
WWU will play 9 games in California before returning to GNAC play
WWU Softball Splits Doubleheader at Simon Fraser
Anna Kasner records 20th career victory with 2-0 shutout in the first game of Sunday's doubleheader
Vikings Swept in Softball Doubleheader vs. Simon Fraser
WWU limited to one run in doubleheader falling 2-0 and 3-1 to the Clan
Softball Faces Simon Fraser in Home-and-Away Doubleheaders
Vikings host SFU Saturday at Viking Field, Travel to Burnaby on Sunday in GNAC play
Vikings Split Softball Doubleheader vs. Concordia
Vikings win the first game 3-0, comeback falls short in 4-3 loss in second game
Vikings Come Up Short in GNAC Doubleheader vs. Western Oregon
WWU falls 6-3 in the first game and edged 4-3 in the nightcap
WWU Softball Continues Homestand Hosting Oregon Schools
Vikings have won 6 of their last 8 games and are 3-1 in GNAC play
Shearyna Labasan Named GNAC Pitcher of the Week
Western junior earns second GNAC Pitcher of the Week honor of her career going 2-0 vs. NNU
Vikings Continue Hot Streak with DH Sweep of NNU
Anna Kasner and Shearyna Labasan limit NNU to 3 runs, Carlie Richards delivers walk-off in nightcap
Vikings Split Doubleheader vs. NNU to Open GNAC Play
WWU drops the first game 4-1, rebounds for 4-3 victory in nightcap
Softball Opens GNAC Play Hosting Northwest Nazarene
WWU plays home doubleheaders vs. NNU Thursday and Friday at Viking Field
Home-Opening WWU Softball Series Moved Up to Begin Thursday
WWU will host NNU for a pair of doubleheaders on Thursday and Friday with a 12 pm first pitch each day
Softball Splits Final Day of Easton Classic in Utah
WWU handles Colorado Mines 17-6, falls to Fort Lewis College 14-9
Softball Sweeps Day Two of Easton Classic
Vikings record wins over California Baptist and Colorado State-Pueblo