|High School:||Helen Cox HS|
Played in 13 games and averaged 11.2 minutes and 2.2 points per game … Suspended the first eight games of the season for violation of team rules … Saw her first action against Louisiana Tech on Dec. 16 … Scored a season-high seven points in win over McNeese State on Dec. 21 … Did not play in the final 12 games of the season after being suspended for violation of team rules.
Named the 2012 Louisiana Gatorade Player of the Year after a spectacular senior season at Helen Cox in which she averaged 25.0 points, 9.7 rebounds, 4.5 assists, 3.0 steals and 1.1 blocks per game … Shattered the school record for career points with 2,695 … Tallied 21.0 points per contest as a junior in 2011 as Helen Cox reached the state 4A quarterfinals … A two-time Class 4A all-state selection and district most valuable player … Also volunteered locally as a camp counselor and with the Jefferson Parish Recreation Department … Coached by Barbara Weary.
Full name is Kuaneshia Rachelle Baker … Nickname is “Coco” … Born on Oct. 16, 1993, in Gretna, La. … Daughter of Bruce and Reginell Baker … Has five siblings – Brandie, Deartrice, Deionka, Reshad and Kobe … Majoring in sports administration leadership.