Kuaneshia

Baker

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Guard
Height: 5'10"
Class: Freshman
City/State: Gretna, La.
High School: Helen Cox HS
Major: Sports Administration
Experience: High School

Bio

FRESHMAN SEASON
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.

HIGH SCHOOL
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.

PERSONAL
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.

 

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