Position: Pitcher, Utility
Major: Outdoor Leadership
Hometown: Santa Rosa, CA
Previous School: Enterprise High School
College: Baker is entering his first season playing for the Red Hawks. He transferred to Simpson from Central Methodist University, where he was on the Dean’s List.
High School: Baker played baseball at Enterprise High School in Redding, Calif. He earned all-league honors his junior and senior years. He led the North state and league in hitting his junior year and averaged .545 and .567 his senior year. His academic accomplishments include earning a 3.5 GPA and being on the honor roll.
Personal: Justin is the son of Stephen and Leslie Baker. His hobbies include playing basketball, snowboarding, wakeboarding, working out, going to the lake with friends, and going camping. His career goal is to be a coach at the high school level or higher.
Reason for coming to Simpson: "I chose to come to Simpson to be closer to family while still playing baseball and earning my degree around the Christian atmosphere."