On Porcelli: Displays explosive speed which suits him well running the bases ... Backup outfielder who can play all three positions equally well.
Career: Has seen action in 15 games, mostly as a pinch runner late in games ... Has scored six runs with one stolen base ... At the plate has gone 2-for-5 (.400) with one strikeout ... Has four putouts in the outfield in as many chances.
2010: Played in 14 games and was used as a late-inning pinch runner off the bench ... Scored five runs and had one stolen base while going 1-for-3 (.333) at the plate with a strikeout ... Registered three putouts in the outfield.
2009: Appeared in one game and went 1-for-2 with a run scored and one putout.
Wantagh High School: Lettered three years in baseball and soccer and two in basketball ... Earned all-county honors in both 2007 and 2008 ... Received all-conference soccer accolades in 2006 ... Member of the National Honor Society and National Foreign Language Honor Society ... Graduated in the top 10 percent of his senior class.
Personal: Born 9/10/90 in Wantagh, N.Y. ... Younger of two children of Anthony and Donna Porcelli ... Has an older sister, Marissa (20) ... Chose to attend Villanova for its athletic and academic reputation ... Majoring in Accounting.