Senior BriAnna Garza again led the way for the 'Cats with a game high 26 points and was stellar in other areas with six assists and five rebounds and nailed four three-pointers.
Shea Shoemaker and Jami Hodge each had 10 points and defensively, Baker forced 16 turnovers and outrebounded SC, 45-32.
Baker shot 29-of-69 from the floor for a 42-percent clip and shot outstanding from the free-throw line, going 14-of-16 for 87.5-percent.
The Wildcats picked up 11 steals, with three coming from Taylor Chase and four by Avery Vogts.
Sterling was also solid from the free-throw line on 20-of-27 from the line for a percentage of 74.1-percent and they only had five assists on 21 field goals.
Baker will compete in day two of the Tabor Classic on Saturday, as they face tournament host Tabor at 5 p.m. in Hillsboro, Kan.