12.1.11 | Women's Basketball
Baker women drop HAAC opener to Avila University, 65-55
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – Alisha Fanshier and Shelbi Petty (pictured) each scored in double figures for the Wildcats Thursday evening, but it wasn’t enough as the Wildcats dropped their season opener to Avila University, 65-55.
Fanshier finished the contest with 12 points and Petty added 10 points. Rae Lynne Stewart finished as the ‘Cats rebounding leader with seven boards.
Baker (1-9, 0-1 HAAC) finished the contest just 17-for-55 (31 percent) from the field and 7-for-20 from beyond the arc.
Avila (6-4, 1-0 HAAC) had four players score in double figures as Torrie Murillo led the way with 17 points and 10 rebounds. Avila finished the contest 22-for-50 (44 percent) from the field and 5-for-16 (31 percent) from beyond the arc.
The Wildcats return action Saturday afternoon at 2 p.m. CST when they travel to Missouri Valley College.
View the box score here .