Women's college basketball: Westminster 85, Principia 63

January 15, 2011

Rachel Backes, of Tipton, scored a game-high 16 points and had eight assists Saturday, leading the Westminster women’s basketball team to its fifth straight win.

Westminster beat Principia 85-63 in Fulton.

Westminster (10-5, 7-0 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference) opened the game with a 17-0 run.