Porras joins the UVA coaching staff after serving as Trinity’s assistant women’s squash coach for three years. During his time at Trinity, Porras helped lead the Bantam women to two 15-plus win seasons, with the canceled 2020-21 season being the only exception. Porras comes to UVA with experience in Charlottesville after volunteering at a Virginia Squash summer camp in July 2018.
As a player, Porras was a two-year captain of the men’s squash team at Rochester and finished 10th in Yellowjacket history with a .750 career winning percentage thanks to a 36-12 win-loss record. Porras posted an 18-2 record as a senior and qualified for the College Squash Association Singles Championships. Porras also represented his home country of El Salvador in the Pan-American games in 2019.