DeRosier wins ninth straight decision for Vikings in opener, Baker hits seventh home run
COLLEGE: Played in 36 games as sophomore in 2014, making 29 starts ... Hit .379 (33-for-87), driving in 26 runs and scoring eight ... Had .553 slugging percentage with six doubles and three home runs ... Made just three errors in 114 chances (111 putouts) for .974 fielding average ...Named MSUB Desert Stinger tournament all-star, hitting .600 (9-for-15) with five runs batted in and three runs scored and handling 24 fielding chances without an error ...First-team Great Northwest Athletic Conference all-star as freshman in 2013 ... Played in 39 games, making 37 starts ... Hit .314 (32-for-102) with 25 RBI and 9 runs scored ... Had team-leading six home runs and team-best .539 slugging percentage ... Also had three doubles and one triple ... Committed just one error in 22 chances for .955 fielding average ... Two letters.
HIGH SCHOOL: Set school career home run record at Tahoma High School with 21 ... First-team Seattle Times all-Area and all-South Puget Sound League North Division pick as senior, helping Bears place sixth at Class 4A state tournament ... Team Silver Slugger award winner for third time ... First-team all-league as junior, helping squad tie for league title and place seventh at state, batting .575 and hitting league and school-record eight home runs ... First-team all-league as sophomore on conference championship team ... Played on Washington Cultural Exchange team that traveled to China ... Started and letter three years ... Played on Mosquito Club team that won USSSA state championships in 2010 and 2011.