Excellent defensive infielder who played shortstop in high school ... Could see action there or move to third base in his first season of collegiate ball ... Played during the summer of 2009 with the San Diego Gamers.
Won two varsity baseball letters at Grossmont High School in El Cajon, Calif. under coach Jim Earley ... Saw time as a shortstop and as a pitcher ... As a senior had a .365 batting average with 28 RBI, nine doubles and two home runs ...
Evan Thomas Potter was born on June 9, 1992 in El Cajon, Calif. ... Son of John and Lisa Potter ... Has two sisters, Amanda and Alexa ... Plans to have a career as a financial advisor ... Favorite athlete is Colorado Rockies shortstop Troy Tulowitzki ... Hobbies include going to the beach and playing sports and video games ... Also recruited by USC, UC San Diego, Chapman and Loyola Marymount ... A business major at San Diego State.