April 16 - 22, 2013
Buckeyes improve to 25-13, 9-6 in Big Ten play
Teams will play the rubber game of the three-game set at 12:05 p.m. Sunday
Teams will play middle game at 3:05 p.m. tomorrow
Buckeyes are 23-12 on the season, 7-5 in Big Ten play
2012 (Freshman): Appeared in 51 games, making 38 starts ... batted .266 with four doubles, two triples, 21 runs scored and 21 RBI ... appeared in two games, making one start, with one run scored in three at-bats at the Snowbird Classic (3/2-4) ... went 3-for-3 with a double, two RBI and two runs scored vs. Eastern Michigan (3/27) ... 4-for-8 with a double and one RBI against Minnesota (4/6-8) en route to Big Ten Freshman of the Week honors ... batted .400 with a triple, four runs scored and two RBI vs. Nebraska (4/13-15) ... 4-for-9 with two runs scored against Northwestern (5/5-6).
Kenston H.S.: Named Division II Player of the Year and first team All-Ohio as a senior ... a three-time team MVP and two-time Chagrin Valley Conference MVP ... four-year letterwinner ... batted .561 with 13 doubles, nine triples, 10 home runs, 21 stolen bases and 43 RBI as a senior ... Bombers won CVC in junior and senior seasons ... a second team All-Ohio running back on the football team ... lettered three years in football.
Personal: Patrick is the son of Pat and Karen Porter ... has one sister, Allison.