3 Colin Porter
3 Colin Porter
Height: 6-4
Weight: 185
Year: So.
Hometown: Hanover, Pa.
High School: South Western
Position: SS
Major: Criminal Justice


2012: Enters his sophomore year as York's starting shortstop ... is a lanky but smooth fielding shortstop that has above average range and a solid, accurate arm ... will likely hit in the lower half of the Spartan line up ... has gap power and runs the bases well.

2011: Played in 25 games, earning a start in 16 of those contests ... played early in the season as the Spartans' third baseman before moving back to his natural position of shortstop over the final seven games of the year ... finished the season hitting .229 with five runs scored, six RBI, two doubles and a home run ... had a .333 slugging percentage and a .315 on-base percentage ... had a career-high two hits twice as he had a pair of knocks against Wesley on April 15 and again against Montclair State on April 26 ... had a career-high two RBI and two runs scored in that game against Montclair State ... had his first collegiate hit as a pinch hitter in the February 18 game against Denison.

Personal: Is a criminal justic major and a mathematics minor . . . is the son of Stephen and Connie Porter ... was the YAIAA Player of the Year after a fantastic senior year at South Western in 2010 ... played for the Jefferson Titans of the wood bat Central League this past summer ... lists Green Bay Packers quarterback and Super Bowl XLV MVP Aaron Rodgers as the person he most admires ... names Tampa Bay Ray third baseman Evan Longoria as his favorite athlete.