PISCATAWAY, NJ – Robert Baham, a 6-0, 185-pound defensive back from Jefferson High School in Tampa, FL., has signed a letter of intent to attend Rutgers University and play football for the Scarlet Knights.
Baham earned All-State Class 3-A honors, and was also named to the All-Suncoast team by the St. Petersburg Times. Baham also earned All-Hillsborough honors from the Times. Baham was named to the Tallahassee Democrat’s Sunshine 75 team.
Baham helped lead Jefferson High to a 10-3 record an berth in the Florida Class 3-A Regional Finals as a senior in 2004. A highlight in Baham’s senior season came early in the season when he picked off a pass against Blake and returned it 70 yards for a touchdown. Baham also participated in the Hillsborough County All-Star Football game. As a junior, Baham was in on 89 tackles and had three interceptions.