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5 Kendall Baker

AS A JUNIOR IN 2017
All-CCAA Second Team ... CoSIDA Academic All-District 8 First Team selection ... CCAA All-Academic ... CCAA Spring All-Academic ... National STUDENT-Athlete Day honoree ... UCSDtritons.com Athlete of the Week (4/10) ... Started in all 52 games for UCSD ... Second on the team with a .355 batting average, 43 runs and 36 stolen bases ... Topped the roster with 186 at bats, 66 hits and three triples ... Had 119 putouts and 38 assists ... Went a perfect 3-for-3 with a triple against Cal State San Marcos (2/12) ... Went 3-for-4 with four runs against SF State (3/3) ... Went 3-for-4 with two stolen bases against Stanislaus State (4/28). 

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2016
NFCA All-Academic ... CCAA All-Academic ... CCAA Spring All-Academic ... CCAA Player of the Week (4/26) ... Appeared in 50 games with 45 starts ... Hit .313 on the season with 41 hits, 37 runs and 10 RBI ... Fourth on the team in steals with 12 ... Second on the team with 11 sacrifice hits ... Went 3-for-3 with two runs and two steals at Cal State San Marcos (4/12) ... Went 3-for-3 with two runs and one steal vs. Dixie State in NCAA West Regional (5/6) ... Scored three runs vs. Stanislaus State (2/12).

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2015
All-CCAA Second Team ... CCAA All-Academic ... NFCA Scholar-Athlete ... Appeared in 45 games while starting 24 at second base ... Finished third on the team with 11 stolen bases ... Had the team's second-longest on base streak with 16 games ... Went 2-for-3 with a RBI in her third start of the season against Cal State Dominguez Hills (3/23) ... Had multiple hits in three straight games ... Hit her first collegiate double while going 3-for-3 against Cal State East Bay (4/18).

HIGH SCHOOL
A 2014 graduate of Berthoud High School in Berthoud, Colo. ... Member of the all-conference team all four years ... All-Area First Team in 2012, 2013 and 2014 ... All-State First Team in 2014 ... Named Athlete of the Year in 2014.

PERSONAL
Born April 20 in Fort Collins, Colo. ... Mother is Geri Baker... Has three siblings, older brother Bryce, older sister Daryl and twin sister Blair ... Human development major at Marshall College ... Wants to use her degree to do good in the world, travel and help children ... Most memorable moment in competition was making it to the Colorado state championship her freshman and sophomore years of high school ... Cheers for the Denver Broncos and Colorado Rockies ... Favorite movie is The Heat ... Listens to Luke Bryan, Tim McGraw, Carrie Underwood and Eric Church ... Likes eating pasta ... Loves strawberries.

GAME HIGHS
At Bats 6 2 times (last 4/28/17 at Stanislaus State - 2)
Runs 4 3/3/17 vs. SF State - 1
Hits
3 9 times (last 4/28/17 at Stanislaus State - 1)
Doubles
1 5 times (last 3/29/17 at Sonoma State - 1)
Triples 1 4 times (last 2/12/17 vs. Cal State San Marcos - 2 
Home Runs
0  
RBI
2 4 times (last 4/29/17 at Stanislaus State - 1)
Walks 2 7 times (last 3/4/17 vs. SF State - 2)
Stolen Bases
3 4/28/17 at Stanislaus State - 2
CAREER STATISTICS
Year AVG GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI TB SLG% BB HBP SO GDP OB% SF SH SB-ATT PO A E FLD%
2015 .278 45-25 79 18 22 1 0 0 2 23 .291 13 1 20 0 .387 0 1 11-16 48 62 7 .940
2016 .313 50-45 131 37 41 3 1 0 10 46 .351 17 1 18 0 .393 1 11 12-14 85 61 4 .973
2017 .355 52-52 186 43 66 1 3 0 11 73 .392 16 2 16 0 .408 2 2 36-39 119 38 9 .946
Totals .325 147-122 396 98 129 5 4 0 23 142 .358 46 4 54 0 .399 3 14 59-69 252 161 20 .954

GAME-BY-GAME STATISTICS
2015
2016
2017

Position: Second Base
Height: 5'4"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Berthoud, CO
High School: Berthoud HS
College: Marshall
Major: Human Development
Experience: 2 Letters
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