2 Pepper Baker
2 Pepper Baker
Height: 5-6
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Tallahassee, Fla.
High School: Leon
Position: S
m 34
k/s 0.17
h % .212
a/s 4.84
b/s 0.01
sa/s 0.35
d/s 1.22

2016 Was named a Little East Conference First Team selection as the Beacons starting setter … Ended her career ranked second in program history with 1,862 assists (4.67 aps) … Played in 34 matches during her senior season, and averaged 4.84 assists per set … Also had 148 digs, 42 aces, and 20 kills in 121 sets played … Recorded a career-high 36 assists and had eight digs in the 3-2 win over ranked Stevenson University on September 2 on the first day of the Christopher Newport University Invitational … Notched 24 helpers and had five digs in the 3-1 win over Eastern Connecticut State University in the semi-final round of the Little East Conference Tournament on November 3 … Had her only double-double in the 3-1 win over Emerson College on September 8 when she tallied 12 digs and 20 assists … Recorded 20 or more assists in nine matches … Finished with a combined 43 assists and six digs on the first day of the Trinity University (TX) Invitational as the Beacons went 1-1 in back-to-back five-set matches. 

2015 Named a Little East Conference First Team selection at the end of her junior season … Was the Beacons top setter during their run to their sixth Little East Conference tournament title … Finished the year ranked fourth in the conference in assists per set with 7.50 and combined for 757 total assists on the year … Also finished with 35 assists in 28 matches and 101 sets played … Also contributed on the defensive play as she finished with four solo blocks and 24 block assists for 28 total blocks … Dropped in 35 aces (0.35 saps) … Recorded 30 or more assists in 13 matches … Finished with a career-high 51 assists and had a season-high four aces in the 3-1 win over Plymouth State University on October 6 … Posted 41 assists in the conference win over Western Connecticut State University to lead the Beacons to their seventh Little East Regular Season title … Combined for 45 assists in the non-conference win over Clark University on October 23 … Put-up 42 assists in the Augsburg College loss on October 23 … Recorded six double-doubles on the year … Finished with a season-high 13 digs in three matches.

2014 Took over as the Beacons go-to setter midway through the season, to earn Second Team All-Little East Conference honors … Appeared in 29 of the 31 matches played during her sophomore season … Finished the year with 511 assists, 196 digs and 38 aces … Also scored 102 kills to lead the Beacons to their sixth straight Little East Regular Season title … Had her best day in a Beacons uniform when she tallied 40 assists, two aces, and 18 digs in the October 25 3-2 win over Western Connecticut State University … Recorded a combined eight double-doubles on the year … Tallied a career-best 41 assists in the Little East Conference Tournament loss to Western Connecticut on November 8 … Managed a season-high nine kills at Keene State College on September 25 and against Colby-Sawyer College on October 11 … Recorded 30 or more assists five times, and 20 or more assists eight times … Recorded 13 straight matches with 10 or more assists from September 6-October 10 … Dropped in a season-high four aces in two matches, and recorded a stretch of six consecutive matches with at-least two aces … Earned her first double-double of the year with 12 digs and 12 assists in the September 5 win over SUNY Canton at the Endicott College Invite … Finished with five block assists and 10 digs in the September 30 win over regionally-ranked Tufts University … Recorded back-to-back matches with 30 assists against Washington and Lee University and nationally-ranked Emory University on October 31.

2013 Played in a total of 73 games during her freshman season with the Beacons … Scored a career-best five aces in the October 15 Little East Conference win over UMass Dartmouth … Totaled 43 kills, 37 aces, and 121 digs as a rookie … Scored a career-best 11 kills on 23 attempts (.348 hitting percentage) in the 3-0 win over DeSales University on September 21 at the NYU Violet Classic … Recorded her second-best showing of the year scoring six kills against Clark University on October 26 … Dropped in four aces against Rhode Island College on September 26 … Posted 13 digs in the November 2 match with the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh at Vassar College … Recorded back-to-back 10 dig performances first against Keene State College in the Little East Tournament Championship match, then against Wellesley College (Mass.) in the first round of the NCAA Regional Championship tournament … Made her first collegiate appearance at Colorado College on August 30.

PERSONAL/HIGH SCHOOL Graduated from Leon High School in Tallahassee, Florida in 2013 … Member of the Tallahassee Juniors Club Team … Received the Team A.C.E Award (Attitude Confidence, Excellence) while with her high school team … Earned three varsity letters … Named team captain of both her high school and club team … An honor roll student … Born on September 13, 1994 … Daughter of Pam and Billy Baker … Has one brother, Bud and two sisters, Ginger and Lindsay … Currently majoring in English with a minor in Communications ... Serves as a writer for the UMass Boston newspaper Mass Media.

 

Recent Games
Oct 29 at Trinity University (Texas) W, 3-1
Oct 29 vs. Hardin-Simmons University W, 3-2
Nov 3 Eastern Connecticut State University W, 3-1
Nov 5 Plymouth State University W, 3-0
Nov 11 vs. Johnson & Wales University (R.I.) W, 3-0
Nov 12 at Tufts University L, 3-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 34 7
Sets 121 23
Kills 20 3
Kills per set 0.17 0.13
Errors 9 2
Total Attacks 52 10
Hitting Percentage .212 .100
Assists 586 104
Assists per set 4.84 4.52
Service Aces 42 11
Service Errors 44 7
Service Aces per set 0.35 0.48
Reception Errors 2 1
Digs 148 24
Digs per set 1.22 1.04
Block Solo 0 0
Block Assist 1 0
Block Total 1 0
Blocks per set 0.01 0.00
Block Errors 0 0
Ball Handling Errors 32 6
Points 62.5 14.0
Points per set 0.5 0.6
Matches started 10 1
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Sep 2 vs. University of Wisconsin-Platteville W, 3-0 1 3 3 1 4 .500 14 0 1 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Sep 2 vs. Stevenson University W, 3-2 1 5 0 1 2 -.500 36 0 1 0 8 0 0 0 0 1 0.0
Sep 3 vs. Lawrence University W, 3-0 1 2 0 0 1 .000 17 1 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 3 at Christopher Newport University L, 3-0 1 3 3 0 4 .750 11 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 1 3.0
Sep 8 Emerson College W, 3-1 1 4 3 0 3 1.000 20 0 4 0 12 0 1 0 1 2 3.5
Sep 10 vs. Husson University W, 3-0 1 2 0 0 1 .000 12 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 10 vs. Suffolk University W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 0 - 21 5 3 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 5.0
Sep 14 Brandeis University W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 0 - 13 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 2 0.0
Sep 17 Western Connecticut State University W, 3-0 - 3 1 1 2 .000 20 0 1 0 6 0 0 0 0 1 1.0
Sep 20 Tufts University W, 3-1 1 4 0 0 0 - 19 2 1 0 5 0 0 0 0 3 2.0
Sep 22 at MIT W, 3-0 - 3 2 0 2 1.000 14 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 24 Eastern Connecticut State University W, 3-1 - 3 0 0 1 .000 13 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 1.0
Sep 27 at Plymouth State University W, 3-2 - 5 0 1 1 -1.000 17 2 2 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 30 at Wellesley College L, 3-2 - 5 0 1 1 -1.000 17 1 2 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 1 Babson College W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 1 .000 13 2 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 2 2.0
Oct 1 Middlebury College L, 3-2 - 5 0 0 1 .000 23 4 2 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 4.0
Oct 4 at UMass Dartmouth W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 19 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 8 at Colby-Sawyer College W, 3-0 - 3 1 1 2 .000 18 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Oct 8 vs. Coast Guard Academy W, 3-0 - 3 0 2 3 -.667 16 0 2 0 5 0 0 0 0 1 0.0
Oct 11 Roger Williams University W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 16 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0
Oct 13 at Keene State College W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 2 .000 9 2 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 18 Rhode Island College W, 3-0 - 3 1 0 1 1.000 10 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 2.0
Oct 21 vs. SUNY Canton W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 15 0 1 0 8 0 0 0 0 2 0.0
Oct 22 vs. Trinity College W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 2 .000 20 2 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 2 2.0
Oct 22 at Amherst College W, 3-1 - 4 2 0 2 1.000 17 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 2.0
Oct 25 University of Southern Maine W, 3-0 1 3 1 0 3 .333 16 3 1 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 4.0
Oct 28 vs. Augsburg University (Minn.) L, 3-2 - 5 1 0 3 .333 21 4 3 0 4 0 0 0 0 2 5.0
Oct 28 vs. University of Mary Hardin-Baylor W, 3-2 - 5 0 0 1 .000 22 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 3 0.0
Oct 29 at Trinity University (Texas) W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 1 .000 19 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 2.0
Oct 29 vs. Hardin-Simmons University W, 3-2 - 5 0 0 1 .000 18 1 2 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Nov 3 Eastern Connecticut State University W, 3-1 - 4 1 0 2 .500 24 0 2 0 5 0 0 0 0 1 1.0
Nov 5 Plymouth State University W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 1 .000 16 1 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 1 1.0
Nov 11 vs. Johnson & Wales University (R.I.) W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 2 .000 16 1 0 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Nov 12 at Tufts University L, 3-1 - 4 1 1 2 .000 14 2 2 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
2013-14 28 73 43 0.59 30 161 .081 8 0.11 37 0.51 121 1.66 1 1 2 0.03 81.5 1.1
2014-15 29 104 102 0.98 68 348 .098 511 4.91 38 0.37 196 1.88 4 23 27 0.26 155.5 1.5
2015-16 28 101 68 0.67 40 270 .104 757 7.50 35 0.35 195 1.93 4 24 28 0.28 119.0 1.2
2016-17 34 121 20 0.17 9 52 .212 586 4.84 42 0.35 148 1.22 0 1 1 0.01 62.5 0.5
Total 119 399 233 0.58 147 831 .103 1862 4.67 152 0.38 660 1.65 9 49 58 0.15 418.5 1.0
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
Total 34 121 20 0.17 9 52 .212 586 4.84 42 0.35 148 1.22 0 1 1 0.01 62.5 0.5
Conference 7 23 3 0.13 2 10 .100 104 4.52 11 0.48 24 1.04 0 0 0 0.00 14.0 0.6
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Home 12 41 7 0.17 1 15 .400 203 4.95 14 0.34 56 1.37 0 1 1 0.02 21.5 0.5
Away 10 37 9 0.24 4 17 .294 155 4.19 13 0.35 32 0.86 0 0 0 0.00 22.0 0.6
Neutral 12 43 4 0.09 4 20 .000 228 5.30 15 0.35 60 1.40 0 0 0 0.00 19.0 0.4
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Wins 29 99 15 0.15 7 41 .195 500 5.05 31 0.31 120 1.21 0 1 1 0.01 46.5 0.5
Losses 5 22 5 0.23 2 11 .273 86 3.91 11 0.50 28 1.27 0 0 0 0.00 16.0 0.7
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September 14 48 12 0.25 5 22 .318 244 5.08 13 0.27 67 1.40 0 1 1 0.02 25.5 0.5
October 16 59 6 0.10 3 23 .130 272 4.61 25 0.42 54 0.92 0 0 0 0.00 31.0 0.5
November 4 14 2 0.14 1 7 .143 70 5.00 4 0.29 27 1.93 0 0 0 0.00 6.0 0.4