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Deshawn Baker
Deshawn Baker


Philadelphia, Pa.

High School:
William Penn

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 183



H.S. Coach:
Jeff Humble


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DeShawn Baker is a noted hard worker and good athlete, who continues to improve in his bid to earn time in the wide receiver rotation. A kinesiology student, Baker owned a 3.56 grade-point average following the spring semester.

2012 (Sophomore Season)
Baker made good progress, but did not see any game action.

2011 (Freshman Season)
Redshirt season.

High School
Baker lettered in football, basketball and track and field at the William Penn Charter School. Playing wide receiver and cornerback for Coach Jeff Humble, Baker scored six touchdowns as a senior, with three scores during his junior campaign. He was an all-conference performer in track and field. Baker was an honor roll student and earned the bronze medal placement on the National Spanish Exam.

Full name is Deshawn Baker. He is the son of Rodney Dumas and Danielle Hollis-Dumas, and has two sisters, Alyssa and Latoya, and a brother, Rodney. He enjoys music, poetry, movies and playing video games. He is a kinesiology major and plans to pursue a career as a chiropractor or a physician assistant. Born September 16, 1992 in Philadelphia, Pa.

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