May 18, 2007
Tech offers third '09 prospect
Odessa Permian sophomore Garrett Porter is not your normal 16-year old. The studious Mojo boasts a 4.0 GPA and is currently in the top 5% of his class of over 800 students. On the weekends, Porter would rather stay at home and jam out with his guitar instead of running around causing mischief as most new legal drivers like to do.
Not to mention the fact that Porter sticks out a little bit as he walks the halls of Permian High School with his 6-foot-6, 301-pound frame.
It just so happens that the oversized 10th grader is putting his large build to good use these days as a starting offensive right guard.
Out of the large stack of mail on the dining room table and an overwhelming amount of personal visits by coaches, there is one school has had tried to stick out amongst the crowd.
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