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Kyle Baker
Kyle Baker
Height: 5-6
Weight: 150
Year: Senior
Hometown: Bowie, Md.
High School: Archbishop Spalding
Position: Sprints

2014 Outdoor: Competed in the sprint events for the Retrievers… Posted a top 100m dash time of 11.36 at the Mason Spring Invitational… Recorded his top 200m dash time of 23.17 at George Mason as well… Named to the America East Honor Roll.

2013-14 Indoor: Primarily competed in the 60m and 200m events, but also ran the 400m event at the Patriot Games at George Mason… Recorded his best 60m dash time of the season at the Rider/Lafayette Winter Games in New York, clocking in at 7.33… Also registered his top 200m time at the New York-based meet, finishing 25th with a time of 23.20.

2013 Outdoor: Competed in the 100m and 200m dash events at the Big Dawg Invitational held at UMBC Stadium on Mar. 30… Also ran the 100m sprint at the Mason Invitational... Named to the America East Honor Roll.

2012-13 Indoor: Placed tied for 14th in the 60m dash and 15th in the 200m dash at the 2013 America East Indoor Championships… Recorded his top season time (7.23) in the 60m event at the conference meet… Ran his best 200m time (23.31) during a 20th-place finish at the Penn State Relays.

2011-12 Indoor: Ran the second-fastest 60m dash on the team and tenth-fastest in the conference for the season, 7.01, at the America East Indoor Championships in Boston... Also recorded the second fastest 200m time, 22.27, for UMBC.

2011 Outdoor: Recorded a top team performance, 10.95, while finishing ninth in the 100m dash at the America East Championships… A part of the 1,600m Sprint Medley team that finished third overall at the 2011 Colonial Relays... Named to the America East Honor Roll.

2010-11 Indoor: Finished fifth overall in the 60m dash (7.16) at the Patriot Games... Also finished sixth overall in the 200m dash (23.11) at the Patriot Games.

Background: Named to the All-Metro Second Team by the Baltimore Sun... Named to the All-Anne Arundel County Team by the Capital-Gazette... Earned gold in the 100- and silver in the 200-meter dashes at the 2010 Maryland Insterscholastic Athletic Association (MIAA) Championships... Earned two more gold medals as well, as a part of the first-place 4x200 and 4x400 relay teams at the 2010 Patriot Games... Captain of Archbishop Spalding's track team his junior and senior year… Leader of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes… Was the secretary for the National Art Honor Society.

Personal: Son of Alex and Valeria Baker… Has a younger sister, Kendall… Majoring in visual arts… Born May 9, 1992.

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