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Xavier Baker
 Xavier Baker

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
El Paso, Texas

High School:
Irvin

Event:
Jumps

Birthdate:
04/29/1992

Experience:
1L

2012: Indoor: Posted a mark of 1.92m (6-04.25) in high jump at the Conference USA Championships ... finished fifth at the Blue and Orange Opener recording a jump of 1.94m (6-04.25) in the high jump.

Outdoor: Registered a season-best of J2.03m (6-08) at the UTEP Springtime competition in the men's high jump ... finished second at the Texas Tech Red Raider Open with a mark of 2.00m (6-06.75) in the high jump ... took fourth place at the Don Kirby Invitational with a jump of 2.00m (6-06.75) ... competed at the C-USA Championships.

High School: Took gold in the high jump at the District 1-4A Championships with a mark of 6' 6.00 ... finished fifth in the high jump (6' 6.00) at the Regional 1-4A Finals ... part of the 4x100m relay team that took fourth at the District 1-4A Championships with a time of 45.11 ... clocked in second in the 110m hurdles (16.69), triple jump (43' 7.00) and the high jump (6' 6.00) at the 2010 District 1-4A Championships.

Personal: Son of William D. Perry and Sandra Baker Perry ... majoring in criminal justice ... born on April 29, 1992 ... has seven siblings (Kristal, Isiah, Kat, Jasmine, Gary, William, Sandra).