Baker honored by SUNY Cobleskill

COBLESKILL – The SUNY Cobleskill Department of Sport & Exercise named Amber Baker, a Johnstown graduate and a member of the women’s volleyball program, the department’s Fighting Tiger Athlete-of-the-Week.

Baker, an outside hitter, led the Fighting Tigers to a dramatic 3-2 road victory over host Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts & Science in North Adams, Mass. on Oct. 29 by set scores of 26-24, 24-26, 17-25, 25-20 and 15-13 in the team’s final game of the 2013 season.

Baker closed out her college career with 15 kills and a career-high of 31 digs on the evening to subdue the host Trailblazers.

Cobleskill closed the season with a 12-18 overall record including a 2-8 mark in North Eastern Athletic Conference action.