Baker opened its Greater Oregon League volleyball season by sweeping Ontario 25-11, 25-18, 25-17 Tuesday in the Baker gym.
With Baker leading 5-3 in the first set, Lacy Churchfield served seven straight points to boost the Bulldogs’ lead to 12-3.
Then, with the Bulldogs up 16-10, Lauren Benson served five points to build the cushion to 21-10.
In the second set Baker took the lead for good at 15-13 behind two service points from Lacy Gyllenberg.
Baker never trailed again. Averi Elms and Josie Lewis provided key hits down the stretch.
Anna Carter served Baker to a 7-0 start in the final set.
Ontario managed to pull within 16-15, but five service points by Kaylee Dalke put the game away.
Baker swept the nonvarsity matches, winning the JV match 25-19, 25-19, 25-16 and the JV2 match 18-25, 25-19, 15-9.
The Baker varsity lost a nonleague match at Pendleton on Monday 13-25, 25-16, 24-26, 15-25.
Baker won the junior varsity match at Pendleton 25-19, 16-25, 15-9.
The varsity team travels to Sisters for a tournament on Saturday.