1.19.12 | Women's Basketball
Turnovers plague Baker in 70-57 loss to Benedictine
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – Gloria Atanmo racked up her seventh double-double of the season netting 15 points with 16 rebounds, but it wasn’t enough as Baker committed 26 turnovers and shot only 20-for-59 (34 percent) from the field in a 70-57 loss to Benedictine College on Thursday evening.
Benedictine (10-8, 5-2 HAAC) took a 35-24 lead into the break and never looked back from that point forward. Baker pulled to within five points at 35-30 just three minutes into the half, but a 13-3 run by the Ravens over the next five minutes sealed the game.
12.13.11 | Women's Basketball
Arizona standout Coee Carrieres signs with Baker
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – Baker University head women’s basketball coach Ben Lister continues to prep his team for future success as the Wildcats announced the signing of Mesquite High School (Ariz.) standout Coee Carrieres.
Carrieres a 6’2 forward will continue to add depth to the Baker University front line in 2012. The Gilbert, Ariz., native tallied career-highs of 16 blocks, 15 rebounds, and 20 points during her time with the Wildcats.
1.12.12 | Women's Basketball
Bench scoring keys MNU past Baker, 79-56
OLATHE, Kan. – After winning three-straight games, the Baker women’s basketball team fell to rival MidAmerica Nazarene, 79-56 on Thursday evening.
Alisha Fanshier was the only Wildcat to score in double figures with 11 points on a 4-for-16 shooting performance from the floor. Freshman Avery Voghts added nine points and Shelbi Petty chipped in with seven in a game that saw the Wildcats get outscored 40-23 via the bench.
1.7.12 | Women's Basketball
Baker women with third-straight game with 75-67 win over Culver-Stockton
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – The Baker University women’s basketball team rattled off its third-straight victory Saturday afternoon with a 75-67 victory over Culver-Stockton College.
Junior Alisha Fanshier led all Baker scorers with a game-high 21 points and senior Gloria Atanmo tied a career-high, netting 19 points while pulling down eight rebounds. Freshman Shelbi Petty and Kyra Ramsey added 16 and 10 points respectively in a game that never saw the Wildcats trail.
1.6.12 | Basketball
Fanshier leads Baker in 84-66 rout over Peru State College
PERU, Neb. - Five players scored in double figures as the Baker women’s basketball team picked up its second consecutive win on Thursday evening with a 84-66 victory over Peru State College.
Junior Alisha Fanshier scored a team-high 21 points, 13 of which came from the charity-stripe. Four other players scored in double figures as Rashida Simpson added 16, Avery Vogts tallied 12, while Shlbi Petty and Gloria Atanmo each finished with 10.
1.3.12 | Women's Basketball
Baker women look to make strides in second half of 2011-12 season
HILLSBORO, Kan. – Baker University head women’s basketball coach Ben Lister believes some of the growing pains the team suffered in the first half of the season, could potentially pay off in the second half.
The Wildcats closed out the first half of the season with a 58-48 victory over Tabor College on Dec. 31., in the Tabor Holiday Classic. Three players Alisha Fanshier (17 points), Gloria Atanmo (15 points), and Shelbi Petty (12 points) all scored in double figures to lead the Wildcats offensively.
12.15.11 | Women's Basketball
Spring Hill standout Jami Hodge signs with Baker for 2012 season
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – Head women’s basketball coach Ben Lister announced the signing of Spring Hill High School standout Jami Hodge for the 2012 season on Dec. 14.
Hodge is coming off a 2010 season in which she was named third team all-state (4A), Tri County Player of the Year, along with first team all-league honors.
12.3.11 | Women's Basketball
Second half surge propels Missouri Valley past Baker, 72-71
MARSHALL, Mo. – The Baker women’s basketball team dropped another heartbreaker on Saturday afternoon to Missouri Valley College, 72-71.
Baker (1-10, 0-2 HAAC) held a 41-37 lead at halftime, but the Vikings managed to erase that deficit early in the second half when they went on a 11-6 run the first six minutes out of the break.
Trailing 72-71 with 22 seconds remaining in regulation, the Wildcats got the ball to Shelbi Petty, but Sami Jackson of Missouri Valley blocked the potential game-winning shot as time expired.