Jeannette Baker |

Jeannette Baker

Sport: Basketball

Nickname: Jet, Jetti, Warrior, Jetty

Age: 14

Class of: 2008

What’s the best thing about Winter Break? Snowboarding; hanging out with friends (Chelsey, Nicole, Macy).

What’s your favorite class and why? English, because Ms. Newman rocks. Her 70-minute class is exciting.

What’s the best thing about your sport? Meeting new people and the competition.

What’s something that you’ve personally done recently to prepare for your season? I stayed active between the end of softball and the start of basketball. Yeah, Chelsey and I lifted, like, every day.

What’s the most embarrassing and/or funniest thing that’s happened to you in your sport? When Chelsey and I had to alternate bounce passing and chest passing running down the court. We couldn’t do it.

Your idea of the perfect meal is … My dad’s chicken fried steak and mashed potatoes.

Who’s your team rival? Battle Mountain.

Who’s your role model and why? I have many role models like pro athletes and my parents, but the person who I look up to the most is Chelsey Lueders.

Sprints or push-ups? Sprints.

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