Preseason All-Southland Conference Second-Team
2006: Honorable Mention All-Southland Conference ... Played and started all 58 games ... Hit .310 with 39 runs scored, 71 hits, seven doubles, one triple, one home run and 26 RBI ... Walked 27 times while striking out just 18 times ... Posted a .382 on-base percentage ... Went 4-for-5 with two doubles and three RBI vs. Northern Colorado (2/4) ... Was 5-for-6 with three runs scored and two RBI vs. Oklahoma (2/5) ... Went 7-for-11 with five runs scored and five RBI in three-game series vs. Texas-Pan American ... Had season-highs of five hits vs. Oklahoma, three runs scored twice - vs. Oklahoma and Sam Houston State (4/14), three RBI twice - vs. Northern Colorado and vs. UTPA (2/13) and two doubles vs. Northern Colorado ... Had 22 multi-hit games and five multi-RBI games, and posted a season-best 8-game hitting streak.
Junior College: Played for coach Jeff Lightfoot at Weatherford JC ... Hit .382 with four home runs, 12 doubles, six triples and 38 RBI last season as a sophomore ... Earned first-team all-conference honors as a freshman and sophomore.
High School: Played for Rob Stramp at Keller HS ... Hit .333 with three home runs as a senior ... Earned first-team all-district honors as a senior and second-team all-district honors as a junior.
Personal: Ryan Mitchell Baker was born 11/6/83 in Oklahoma City, Okla. ... Parents are Don and Melinda Baker ... Major is Communication ... Hobbies are hunting and fishing.