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  Nicholas Porter
Nicholas Porter

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Orleans, Ind.

High School:
Mitchell

Height:
6-2

Event:
Throws


Career Bests:
Weight Throw - 53'11" (16.43m)
Discus - 120'6" (36.72m)
Hammer - 168'2" (51.26m)

Junior Season (2009-10):
• Set a new PR in the hammer throw with a toss of 168'2" to finish fifth at the outdoor Star Meet vs. Army
• Finished one place out of scoring in the hammer throw at the Patriot League Outdoor Championships with a seventh-place throw of 165'1"
• Also placed seventh in the weight throw at the Patriot League Indoor Championships with a season-best throw of 51'9¾"
• Placed third in the hammer throw at the Pt. Loma Invite, Navy Three-Team Meet and the Widener Open

Sophomore Season (2008-09):
• Delivered breakthrough fourth-place effort in weight throw at conference championship
• Produced career-best toss of 53'11" at that meet, smashing previous PR of 49'11"
• That effort ranked fourth on the team and seventh among league throwers
• Finished just out of scoring position in seventh in hammer at outdoor league meet
• Increased his personal-best in the hammer by 31 feet, five inches
• Also improved upon his freshman PR in the weight throw by nearly 11 feet

Freshman Season (2007-08):
• Team's fourth-ranked hammer thrower
• Registered season-best hammer toss of 135'6" in March 29 home meet

High School:
• A 2007 graduate of Mitchell High School
• Three-sport athlete earned letters in track (4), football (4) and basketball (2)
• Two-time all-state honoree as tight end and linebacker on football team
• Sectional discus champion as a senior
• Holds high school discus record

Personal:
• Born Aug. 4, 1988, in Bedford, Ind.
• Son of Brian and Nancy Porter
• Majoring in general science

04/24/14 vs Penn Relays All Day
04/25/14 vs Penn Relays All Day
04/26/14 vs Penn Relays All Day
05/02/14 Patriot League Championships All Day
05/03/14 Patriot League Championships All Day