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Dr. Bill Baker was also a player on the BC Renegades Football team, and was encouraged to become a Doctor by Dr. Romain Clerou. He returned to Bakersfield and became the Renegade’s team doctor in 1977 upon the retirement of Dr. Clerou.
He has been a constant supporter of BC athletics, serving as team Dr for both men’s and women’s sports and for twice as many sports teams as previous Doctors, for the past 34 years. Dr. Bill Baker
Dr. Baker was a student at BC in 1968-70.He was a member of the Renegade football team both years. After his time at BC, he attended Univ. of San Diego, then on to medical school. Upon completion of his studies he returned to Bakersfield and began his medical practice. In 1978 he began assisting Dr. Romaine Clerou as the team doctor For all BC athletic teams. He continues to serve the student athletes at BC and is now is in his 35th year of serving our college.
This past year he was elected to the Bob Elias Kern Co. Athletic Hall of Fame and the Foothill HS Athletic Hall of Fame. He truly deserves to be a part of your 100 people recognized in this celebration.
-- Walt Johnson
Team doctor for many years. Very generous in serving BC athletics.
-- Jerry Ludeke