Robert Baker

Robert Baker

Class of 1962

Sport(s): Cross Country | Track

Year Inducted: 2004

Baker was a three year track and cross county runner for Bennett. He achieved All-High honors in track three consecutive years with the 880 yard relay team. In his senior year he was All-High in the 1 00 and 220 yard dashes, and was on the Scalp & Blade champion 1 962 squad.

Unanimously recognized as one of the greatest runners in the annals of Bennett High track and cross country, Baker earned a scholarship to Southern University for his outstanding track achievements.