Current 4 Year University Players
Before Colgate: Lettered four years with Indians … The Signal’s 2013 All-State Clarita Valley Player of the Year … 2013 CIF Northern Division Offensive Player of the Year … As sophomore, named first-team quarterback on 2011 CIF Southern Section-Foothill League Team … Made same team as junior running back in 2012, along with All-CIF first team … Despite missing four games because of injury, still rushed for Foothill League-best 1,698 yards and 21 touchdowns … Caught 44 passes for 411 yards and four touchdowns … Made 20 tackles with two interceptions … Two-time team MVP … Selected to 2013 D1 Bound All-Star Bowl Game and 2014 East vs. West Senior Daily News All-Star Game … Also played in 2014 B2G West Coast Bowl … Team was CIF Northern champions with 15-3 record in senior season … Combined four-year record of 40-12 … Owns school’s top two game rushing totals of 293 and 285 yards … Also set school mark with 99-yard TD run vs. Chaminade High … Three-time team MVP … Also participated in basketball and track and field.
Personal: Full name is Connor Michael Wingenroth … Parents are Chris and Patricia Wingenroth … Has two brothers … Born in Valencia, Calif.
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Valencia, Calif. (Hart)
Three-year letterman at Hart under Mike Herrington … charted as the No. 37 tight end in the country by ESPN.com … helped squad to three-year record of 28-11 with three state playoff berths and the 2013 CIF championship … named to the 2013 American Family Insurance ALL-USA California Football Team by USA Today … all-state pick by both MaxPreps (2nd team) and Cal-Hi Sports (3rd team) … first team all-league, all-area and all-CIF selection following senior season … as a senior, caught 85 passes for 981 yards and five TDs … career totals included 121 receptions for 1,525 yards and 10 TDs … also lettered in basketball, earning all-league honors … born January 24, 1996 … son of Dave and Sharon Koppenhaver.
High School: A 2014 graduate of Hart High School…Three-year letter winner and three-year starter for Mike Herrington…Named First Team All Foothill League in 2012, 2013…Named 2013 Foothill League Lineman of the Year…First team All-Santa Clarita Valley- Defensive Lineman and L.A. Daily News All-Area Offensive Lineman in 2013…Named team’s Lineman of the Year in 2013 and won the Team Player Award three years in a row…Holds school records for bench press (400 lbs.) and bench press reps (40 at 185 lbs.)…Team won 2013 CIF Northern Division Championship and was runner up in California State Regional Championship…Played in 2014 L.A. Daily News East-West Game, and at College of the Canyons…Personal: Born Blake Ryan Porter Oct. 5, 1995 in Valencia, Calif…Son of Jack and Jennifer Porter…Has two brothers, Brooks and Aaron, and one sister, Mackenzie…Also considered Fresno State, Cal Poly and San Jose State.
“Blake is a physical interior offensive lineman from Hart High School in Santa Clarita, Calif. He dominated his league on both sides of the ball, but will be coming to NAU to be a center/guard on the offensive line. His toughness and his high football I.Q. will allow him to excel in this program.” – Offensive Line Coach Blake Porter
Prior To UTSA
A second-team All-Northern Conference selection as a sophomore … had 41 tackles, including 5.5 for loss and 2.5 sacks, and a pair of pass breakups in eight games … recorded 19 stops, five of which were behind the line of scrimmage, and 3.5 sacks during his freshman campaign … played defensive end and wide receiver during his prep career … registered 54 tackles, a half dozen sacks, an interception and one fumble recovery en route to first-team All-Foothill Conference honors his senior season … also caught five passes for 84 yards (16.8 avg.) and a touchdown that year.
Born May 5, 1993 … son of Genetha and Lance Eddins … undeclared major.