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#27 - Alan Porter Jr.
2010-11 Football
POS.
DB
HT.
5-10
WT.
170
YR.
So.
HOMETOWN
Downers Grove, Ill.
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)
South
Alan Porter Jr.

2012: Started one game for the Crusaders as a defensive back before sustaining a season-ending injury...recorded six tackles - four solo - as well as a pass breakup against St. Joseph's in the season opener on Aug. 30th.

2011: Saw action in seven games, making six starts, for the Brown and Gold ... finished the season with 43 total tackles, including 28 solos, and 2.5 tackles for loss ... had a season-high 12 stops, including 10 solos, in the season opener against Franklin (Sept. 3) ... returned an interception 61 yards for a touchdown against Franklin ... had eight tackles, including 1.5 for loss, against Morehead State on Oct. 1 ... named team’s Defensive Player of the Week for the Franklin game.

2010: Played in all 11 games, making three starts as a sophomore ... made first collegiate start in the season opener at Western Illinois (Sept. 2) ... made 40 tackles on the year, 32 of which were solo stops ... had a season-high eight tackles at Western Illinois in addition to two pass breakups ... made six stops on three different occasions ... had two pass breakups against Jacksonville (Oct. 16) ... returned three punts on the year, including a long of 13 yards at Campbell (Nov. 6).

2009: Appeared in 10 games for the Crusaders as a rookie ... collegiate debut came Sept. 12 at Concordia (Wis.) ... made at least one tackle in each of first eight appearances ... had a season-high two solo stops at Jacksonville on Sept. 12 ... six of nine total tackles were solos ... team’s Special Teams Player of the Week for the Butler game ... named to the Pioneer Football League Fall Academic Honor Roll.

Prep: A two-year letterwinner for the Mustangs ... helped team go 9-1 and earn the top seed in the 8A playoffs as a junior ... also lettered in track and field.

Personal:  Alan is the son of Alan Porter Sr. and Philippa Curry ... major is marketing ... born Nov. 5, 1991.

2010-11 Football
1 Ryan MyersWR
2 Robbie BussQB
3 David ConeysWR
4 Antonio LovelaceWR
5 Eric LemonQB
6 Jabril BakerWR
7 Matt UpshawQB
8 Bobby WysockiWR
9 Corey NashWR
10 Quinn SchaferQB
11 Nick MalantisQB
12 Travis AndersonWR
13 Eli CrawfordDB
14 Tim BennettWR
15 Laurence TreadawayDB
16 Josh KeatleyRB
17 Nate GoergenQB
18 Matt HeinenLB
19 Eric HoffmanQB
20 Patrick WenzelLB
21 Alex ByersDB
23 Tyler EvankoDB
24 Taylor DeloyeP
26 Kevin MontgomeryWR
27 Alan Porter, Jr.DB
28 Fred GladneyWR
29 Blake TorresDB
30 Eddie MorelliRB
31 Erik BradleyRB
32 Adrian GoberDB
33 Chris GiehonRB
34 Vince VetroneRB
35 Cody GokanLB
36 Kevin BeckerTE
37 Jacob PatzDB
38 Wayne HicksTE
39 Ryan LehrRB
40 Bryce LaMoreDB
41 Chrision RasberryDB
42 Grant BushongDL
43 Tony TaibiWR
44 Sean GravesDB
45 Alex GraskDB
46 Alex SollerDB
48 Keith LarsonDB
49 Kiernan LindseyDB
50 Matt OsborneLB
51 Cole GridleyLB
52 Francis Baker, Jr.LB
53 Pat DerbakLB
54 Andrew RauschLB
57 Matt BarlowLB
58 Nick PellegrinoDL
59 Brian LaippleDL
60 Mike PandoK
61 Eric WigginsOL
62 Bill BodzianowskiOL
63 Gavin GrilloOL
64 Bruce CollinsDL
65 Colm FlahertyOL
66 Jarrett NadalOL
67 Levi MockLB
68 John MoriartyOL
69 Nathan TerryOL
70 Matt SchrollOL
71 Rob GarnerOL
72 Miles ChorleyDL
73 Wesley ManderscheidLS
74 Ferdinand VelezOL
76 Johnathon TaylorOL
77 Nate BlairOL
79 Sean CookOL
80 Matthew NiehusTE
82 Eric SlenkWR
83 Mike GertonTE
85 Alex PetrikTE
86 Christian DudaWR
87 Andrew ButtsWR
87-O Nick StrzeleckiTE
88 Greg WoodP
89 Sean McCartyWR
90 Dean ReevesK
91 Brett HeberDL
92 Christopher HowardDL
93 John GiovencoDL
94 Aren BozDL
95 Brian PlachinskiDL
97 Nikko CarsonDL
98 Chris SmithK
W Soccer Belmont Brown Field
Aug 22, 7:30 p.m. Valpo
M Soccer Lake Forest Brown Field
Aug 23, 11:00 a.m. Valpo
W Soccer IUPUI Brown Field
Aug 24, 1:00 p.m. Valpo
M Soccer Lewis Brown Field
Aug 25, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Football Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Aug 28, 6:00 p.m. Western Illinois
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 29, 3:00 p.m. Wofford
M Soccer Valpo Raleigh, N.C.
Aug 29, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina State
W Soccer Valpo Phoenix, Ariz.
Aug 29, 9:00 p.m. Grand Canyon
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 2:00 p.m. Campbell
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina Central
W Soccer Valpo Flagstaff, Ariz.
Aug 31, 2:00 p.m. Northern Arizona
M Soccer Valpo Davidson, N.C.
Aug 31, 3:00 p.m. Davidson
Volleyball IUPUI ARC
Sep 3, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 10:00 a.m. UMKC
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m. Stephen F. Austin
W CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m.
M CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:45 p.m.
W Soccer Ball State Brown Field
Sep 5, 7:30 p.m. Valpo
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 6, 2:00 p.m. South Dakota State
Football Saint Joseph's (Ind.) Brown Field
Sep 6, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
W Soccer Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Sep 7, 2:30 p.m. Western Illinois
M Soccer Valpo Indianapolis, Ind.
Sep 9, 6:00 p.m. Butler