Caddo senior Allen Baker is on his way to Saint Gregory's University.
Baker will join the fledgling Cavalier lacrosse program, which has qualified for the playoffs in its inaugural season, as a defensemen . The Bruin senior also played football, basketball and ran track during his time in high school.
Baker has played for Texoma Lacrosse, a club team based in Durant, and is the first student athlete from southeast Oklahoma to sign on to play lacrosse at the collegiate level. He plans to major in Kinesiology, and is excited to play at the next level.
"I always wanted to be a collegiate athlete, It's just been a dream of mine that I've always had. And now that I get the opportunity, it's just one of the greatest feelings that I've ever felt."