Before Maryland: The No. 38 overall recruit in the class of 2017 according to Inside Lacrosse … selected to the Under Armour All-America game … named Washington Post First Team All-Metro as a senior and Honorable Mention All-Metro as a junior … anchored a defense that allowed 10 or more goals just four times all season, helping St. John’s to the WCAC title at a senior … the 2017 WCAC Player of the Year … played club lacrosse for Blackwolf.
Personal: Full name is Colin Patterson Hinton … son of Will and Susie Hinton … sports hero is Sean Taylor … also recruited by Johns Hopkins, Ohio State and Syracuse.
Why Maryland: “I felt at home when I visited. I really enjoy the family atmosphere of the program and the “Be The Best” mantra.”