11.11.10 | Women's Basketball
Women’s basketball looks to bounce back at Park Invitational
PARKVILLE, Mo. – After falling 77-67 to Friends University on Wednesday night, the Baker women’s basketball team will look to get back on track Friday and Saturday when they take part in the Park University Invitational.
11.10.10 | Women's Basketball
Baker women’s basketball falls at Friends University, 67-77
WICHITA, Kan. – After starting the season 2-0, the Baker women’s basketball team suffered its first setback of the 2010-11 campaign falling 67-77 to Friends University.
Two players scored in double figures. Senior Emily Gibson led the way with 16 points and 8 rebounds and junior Brooke Sanders (pictured) chipped in with 15 points while shooting 6-for-8 from the floor.
Turnovers were key, as the Wildcats committed 27 turnovers, a season high.
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11.6.10 | Women's Basketball
Baker women win second-consecutive game
ALMA- Okla. – The Baker women’s basketball team might have a couple players injured, but thus far everyone seems to be playing a part.
Four players scored in double figures Saturday night. Aubree Gustin led the way with 20 points and nine rebounds, while Emily Gibson recorded her second-consecutive double-double netting 15 points and pulling down 13 boards. Brittany Hines added 13 points and Audrey Bryant netted 11 while going 4-for-5 from the field en route to a 66-60 victory.
4.27.10 | Women's Basketball
Baker inks Ashley Werner to letter of intent
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. - Baker women's basketball head coach Susan Decker announced today the signing of Ashley Werner (Pittsburg, Kan.) to a national letter of intent.
“First and foremost, we noticed her toughness. She played extremely hard,” said Susan Decker. “She has a chance to come in and compete immediately."
As a senior, Werner averaged 12.4 points and 4.1 assists per game. For her efforts, she was named first-team All-League, All-County and second-team All-State.
3.26.10 | Women's Basketball
Emily Gibson named NAIA Honorable Mention All-American
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - In her first season with the team, junior Emily Gibson was named an NAIA Honorable Mention All-American on Tuesday afternoon.
Gibson, a 6-foot-1 center from Kansas City, Mo., finished fifth in the Heart of America Athletic Conference in scoring with 14.8 points per game and first in rebounds per game with 10.1 en route to being named a first-team All-HAAC performer.
3.22.10 | Women's Basketball
Tayler Stacks named NAIA Scholar Athlete
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - For the third consecutive season, Baker University women's basketball player Tayler Stacks has been named an NAIA Scholar Athlete for the 2010 season. The 2010 Daktronics-NAIA Women's Basketball Scholar Athletes were announced Monday afternoon with 120 student-athletes and over 100 schools receiving the prestigious honor.
Stacks, the lone senior on this years squad, helped the Wildcats advance to the HAAC semifinals before falling to William Jewell College. Baker finished the season 18-14 overall and 13-7 in the Heart of America Athletic Conference.