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Galesburg's Baker Signs to Play Volleyball at Carl Sandburg College
POSTED 9:39 a-m 2/24/10 A standout two-sport athlete at Galesburg High School will stay close to home for her first two years of college.

Carl Sandburg College volleyball head coach Todd Winkler says Sara Baker has committed to play volleyball for the Chargers during the 2010-11 season.

Baker, a senior at Galesburg High School, played volleyball and basketball for the Silver Streaks. During the 2009 volleyball season, Baker averaged 3.4 assists, 2.2 kills and 1.4 digs per game. She was named to the All-Western Big Six volleyball team.

"Sara comes from a great foundation at Galesburg High School," Winkler said. "She has the fundamentals and ability to become an amazing player and leader that we need. I expect nothing but the best from her."

Baker was also a starter the Silver Streaks' girls basketball team that won 17 games this past season.

Sara Baker signs her letter of intent to attend Carl Sandburg College and play volleyball for the Chargers

(Courtesy of Carl Sandburg College Athletics)
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