PISCATAWAY, N.J. (Dec. 17, 2013) - With the 2014 gymnastics season quickly approaching, get to know the Scarlet Knights. The season starts Jan. 11, 2014 against New Hampshire at the Livingston Recreation Center.
To continue the series, ScarletKnights.com introduces you to freshman April Baker...
Hometown: Andover, Mass.
High School: Andover
Favorite Olympic Gymnast: Aly Raisman
Favorite Pro Sports Teams: Boston Bruins, New England Patriots
Favorite Movies: The Hunger Games
Favorite Foods: Fruit and ice cream
The farthest places from home I've been are Puerto Rico and California.
My favorite gymnastics memory is placing 2nd with my club team at Nationals.
My favorite gymnastics event to compete on is vault.
I committed to Rutgers over other schools because of the atmosphere.
When I was little I always wanted to be a dog.
After graduation I hope to travel and then go to grad school.
The most influential person in my life is my sister.
My favorite midnight snack is chips and salsa.
If I could spend a day with anyone in history, it would be Miley Cyrus.
If you walked into my bedroom, the first thing you would notice is the mess.
If I could eat one meal for the rest of my life, it would be a turkey wrap and yogurt.
The best place at Rutgers is the Livingston Dining Hall.
I hate to admit it, but I love reading.
If I could live anywhere in the world, it would be Boston.
If I could play any other sport at RU, it would be football.
My goals for the 2014 season are to break records.