The Saints registered goals in the 11th minute from Sarah Schreck and in the 40th minute by Hollie Babut.
Ashford took 14 shots on the day with six on goal and Jessica VanDyke had three saves at goalkeeper.
Baker took 10 shots with three on goal and Racheld Theobald gave up both goals and had four saves in goal.
Junior Lesley Johnson led the Wildcats with four shots and had one on goal. Alexa Fryer had one shot on frame, as did teammate Katie Hibbeler in her first game for the 'Cats.
Baker will hit the pitch again on Sunday in its home opener against AIB College of Business at 12 p.m. at North Park. Live stats will be available at www.bakerwildcats.com.