WBB: #1 Saint Francis Advances To NAIA Final Four


SIOUX CITY, IA. (WANE) – Lead by a career-high 25 points from Kalah Baer, #1 Saint Francis defeated #9 Southwestern College 76-61 on Saturday afternoon to advance to the Fab Four beginning on Monday night. The win snapped a two-game losing streak in the Elite Eight for the Cougars.

Senior Skylarr Shurn added 18 points, moving within six of breaking the program single-season scoring mark of 743 set by Brenda Schlegel set during the 1998-1999 season.

The Cougars play the winner of #2 Morningside and #5 Cardinal Stritch in Monday’s national semi-finals.

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