Gold Coast, Australia
Kings Christian College
Represented OU at the All-American Tournament in the fall...played at the ITA Central Regional...recorded a 3-2 fall singles record...went 2-1 with Anne Carter in fall double competition...recorded a 7-11 spring singles record...went 9-17 with Irina Lykin at No. 1 in doubles play...was named to the Academic All-Big 12 first team...named ITA Scholar Athlete.
Returned to the lineup after suffering an ACL injury last season ... competed in one tournament in the fall and tallied a 4-1 record ... battled through two matches in the singles qualifying rounds at the ITA Central Regional to advance to the main draw ... was the most successful Sooner in the tournament and advanced to the round of 16 in the tournament before being eliminated ... earned a first round bye with Chelsea Orr at the ITA Central Regional but fell in the second round ... posted the best singles record on the team with a 17-11 overall mark and a 13-10 mark at No. 1 singles in the spring ... was 8-3 in Big 12 matches and 7-3 against regional opponents ... tallied an 8-12 record in doubles ... named to the Academic All-Big 12 First Team and earned special recognition for maintaining a perfect 4.00 GPA ... selected to the All-Big 12 Singles Team.
Missed entire 2005 spring season with an ACL injury and was considered Sooners probable No. 1 singles player prior to injury ... recorded a 4-2 singles mark and 2-1 doubles mark during 2004 fall campaign.
2004 Big 12 No. 3 doubles champion with Bethany Griffin ... Finished a solid freshman season with a 18-5 record in doubles and an 8-3 record in the Big 12 with Griffin ... Owned a singles record of 16-7, including a 10-2 mark in Big 12 play ... Went 10-3 at No. 3 singles ... Named to the Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll.
A 2003 graduate of King's Christian College ... was ranked No. 2 in Australia for her 16's age group ... captained the Australian national junior 16's team in 2002.
Daughter of Bob and Sue Baker ... has three sisters, Jess (26), Jemma (23) and Andrea (15) ... favorite food is mango ... enjoys the beach, surfing, shopping, sports and dancing ... favorite non sports figure is Delta Goodrem, an Australian singer ... greatest moment was playing in the Australian Open ... favorite sports figure is Pat Rafter ... would like to export Vegemite for the American market .. goal in life is to be successful and happy.
Baker's Career Numbers
* 2004-05 records are only during fall campaign due to knee injury in the spring