case 'Jesse Baker':
Was born in 1947 in Brush, Colo., and graduated
from Brush High School in 1965, where he played football, baseball
and basketball. In 1965 his basketball team won the Colorado State
Championship, and Tim was a first-team all-tournament selection. He
went on to attend Pacific Lutheran University in Parkland, playing
football and basketball at PLU and graduating in 1970. He was a 1969
all-Northwest Conference performer for the Lute football team, also
garnering third-team All-American honors that season.
the Tacoma Fire Department in 1974 and retired as a safety officer
after 30 years. He was a long-time member of the Tacoma Firefighters
slowpitch team, earning numerous individual all-star awards over the
years. He and his wife Nancy live in Spanaway.