Led by a balanced scoring attack, the Webster University women's basketball team took care of…
Women’s basketball takes down Highlanders
In its final road contest of the regular season, the Webster University women’s basketball team defeated the MacMurray College Highlanders, 64-54, on Feb. 18.
With the victory, the Gorloks improved their overall record to 11-13 and now possess a 9-6 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference record. MacMurray dropped to 9-15 overall and has a 4-11 conference mark.
Webster has now won two in a row and three of its last four.
On Feb. 15, the Gorloks clinched a berth in the SLIAC tournament, which starts Feb. 24. Webster defeated Greenville College, 69-61, at Grant Gymnasium.
The women’s team’s next game is the regular-season finale. The Gorloks will host SLIAC rival Fontbonne University at 6 p.m. on Feb. 21 at Grant Gymnasium. The Fontbonne Griffins (15-9, 12-3) are currently third in the conference behind Eureka College (second) and Westminster College (first).
Check back later today for a brief on the men’s basketball’s game at MacMurray.
Check the next print issue of The Journal for full coverage of this week’s men’s and women’s basketball teams.