|Hometown:||New Canaan, Conn.|
|High School:||Hotchkiss School|
National Football Foundation (NFF) Hampshire Honor Society ... split time at tight end with Cole Marcoux, starting last six contests ... caught nine passes on the season for 109 yards, including an 11-yard touchdown in the longest Ivy League game ever (four overtimes) against Penn ... snared a career-best four passes against Bucknell, and amassed 41 receiving yards in consecutive games versus the Bison and Columbia.
Saw action in each of the last nine contests ... first catch was certainly memorable as he secured a nine-yard pass in the end zone for the game-winning score with 1:09 to play in a 21-16 win at Columbia ... posted receptions of 10 and 13 yards against Brown ... season-long 16-yard catch came in season finale at Princeton.
Made first two appearances in a varsity game on special teams at Brown and versus Princeton ... once again a top receiver on the jayvee squad ... hauled in four passes for 37 yards in the 24-0 win over Middlebury ... one of three players to catch two tosses against Williams in a 21-14 triumph ... made four receptions for 47 yards against the Harvard junior varsity.
Receiving star on the junior varsity squad at tight end ... hauled in 18 passes in the four games for a whopping 319 yards (17.7 avg.) ... debuted with six receptions for 75 yards against Middlebury, then caught four throws in each of the other three contests ... finished the jayvee schedule off by amassing 143 receiving yards on his four catches versus Bridgton Academy, the shortest being a 24-yard touchdown ... other three receptions in that game went for 36, 40 and 43 yards.
Recorded 22 catches and three touchdowns in his final year at Hotchkiss ... helped team to Erickson League championship final two seasons with combined 16-2 record ... also played defensive line and linebacker ... fifth place in New England Prep School Association in discus as a junior ... wrestled for Hotchkiss varsity as a junior ... attended Dartmouth football camp.
Economics major ... son of Lewis and Sandra ... full name is Charles Dean Bakes ... born on Jan. 2, 1992 ... involved in Young Life throughout junior high and high school ... has a special interest in music and cars.
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