LA GRANDE GRAD TIM BAKER NAMED FOOTBALL COACH AT MOLLALA HIGH SCHOOL
Tim Baker, a La Grande High School 1985 graduate, was chosen head football coach at Mollala High School this week.
Baker was an All-Intermountain Conference offensive tackle for La Grande. He was a sports assistant for The Observer while he was in high school.
He graduated from the University of Oregon. He played for the Ducks football team for one year before a chronic knee injury halted his playing career.
He received his masters degree from Western Oregon University.
Baker was an assistant football coach at Mollala for four years. He is a special education teacher at Mollala.