Batchelor on Parr: "Porsha is a high energy player who will compete and challenge her teammates every day. She is what every coach would love to have; a self motivated, determined young lady on and off the floor."
2011-12: Reserve forward for the Lady Hawks, playing in 28 games off the bench ... led all freshmen with 56 total points and 50 rebounds ... scored first-ever point in first-ever game on a free throw vs. Mount St. Mary's (11/15), adding two rebounds ... netted first basket vs. Canisius (11/21) with three rebounds and an assist ... grabbed career-high seven rebounds with nine points off 3-5 shooting at Towson (12/13) ... earned MEAC Rookie of the Week of the period ending Jan. 1st with eight point, three rebound performance at Wake Forest (12/29) ... scored career-high 11 points, going 5-8 from the field, at Morgan State (2/11) ... shot 2-2 with a pair of rebounds vs. Savannah State (3/5).
High School/Club: Top scorer of Westlake High School ... averaged a double-double her senior season with 17 points and 10 rebounds a game ... led the Wolverines to a combined 38-9 record her final two years ... competed with AAU team Lady Pearls in Washington D.C. ... named an All-Star at the INDY 100.
Personal: Born April 22, 1993 in Oxford, Miss. ... Daughter of Sue and Leon Coleman ... Major is social work ... Pregame routine including listening to music and praying ... most influential person is her aunt for always pushing her to do her best ... plans to earn a master's degree in social work after graduation ... favorite saying is "In the long run, there is not much discrimination against superior talent." ... best non-athletic accomplishment is being the first person in her family to graduate from high school ... hobbies include dancing ... favorite movie is "I Am Sam" ... favorite book is The Bluest Eye ... personal goal this season is to work hard, play hard and win.
BARR'S CAREER STATISTICS