Olathe The third-seeded Baker University men’s soccer team defeated top seed MidAmerica Nazarene, 1-0, to win the HAAC Conference Tournament Championship on Friday at MNU’s home field.
BU sophomore Andrew Miller scored the winning goal in the 71st minute off a corner kick from Chris Tuso. The goal was the first of Miller’s career.
BU’s Cameron Zimmerman had two shots, while Ben Coyle and Tuso had one apiece.
Goalkeeper Matt Bickley had six saves for Baker (14-5-2).
The Wildcats advance to the NAIA Men’s Soccer National Championship opening round, which will begin Saturday.
Opening-round pairings will be announced during a selection show, which will air at 1 p.m. Monday on naia.org.