2019: Appeared in 20 games… went 1-1 with team-high four saves as he allowed 22 runs (all earned) in 21 innings pitched… recorded 31 strikeouts… recorded five strikeouts in a save against Radford on March 17 behind Reagan Fowler’s 12… the 17 strikeouts Fowler and Colton Springs had as a group was a single game D1 record for a Blue Hose team… struck out four against Georgia State on May 14… had 12 appearances that he didn’t allow a run… his four saves tie him for fourth in the Blue Hose single season D1 record book… his seven career saves ranks fourth in the Blue Hose career D1 record book… his 20 appearances gave him 70 over his career and ranks fifth in the career record book.
2018: Made 15 appearances and four starts ... Went 2-3 with an ERA of 3.34 allowing 13 runs (11 earned) on 15 hits over 29.2 innings ... Picked up a pair of saves as well ... Named the Big South Relief Pitcher of the Week on May 14 after pitching four hitless innings over three games ... The junior sealed the victory against Longwood on May 11 by striking out the side on just 10 pitches, and then picked up the win vs the Lancers on May 12 over 2.0 hitless and scoreless innings ... Threw a season-high 5.0 innings twice as a starter against La Salle and Harvard where he struck out seven and eight batters respectively ... Totaled 44 strikeouts against 27 walks on the year.
2017: Made 12 appearances, making one start ... Totaled 12.0 innings pitched and allowed 16 hits with 12 strikeouts on the year ... Made four appearances against Big South foes, compiling a 2.45 ERA in 3.2 innings pitched with one save ... Held Big South hitters to a .200 average against him, allowing just three hits in 15 at-bats ... Earned the save at Charleston Southern on May 14, working 1.0 scoreless inning and allowing one hit and one walk ... Made his first career start against Western Carolina on April 11, allowing four runs on five hits in 2.2 innings ... Recorded five scoreless outings, four coming against league opponents.
2016: Made 23 appearances as a freshman, third-most on the team, primarily used as the team’s set-up man ... Compiled a 1-3 record with a 6.20 ERA in 20.1 innings pitched ... allowed 15 runs (14 earned) on 24 hits with 26 strikeouts against 11 walks ... Compiled a 2.84 ERA in 12.2 innings pitched across 14 appearances against non-conference opponents with .229 opponent batting average ... 14 of his 23 appearances resulted in scoreless outings ... Established a career-long outing against Gardner-Webb on March 26, going 2.0 scoreless innings and allowing three hits with no walks and two strikeouts ... Struck out a season-high three batters twice, at The Citadel on March 20 and against Charleston Southern on May 21 ... Also totaled two strikeouts six times ... Earned his lone win of the season against Winthrop on April 8, retiring the only batter he faced.
Before PC: Earned all-state and all-region honors at Marlboro County High School in Bennettsville, S.C. ... Team won region VI championship…played in the North-South game and the Palmetto games ... Participated in Diamond Prospects Pro Day ... Member of the Diamond Prospects 90 MPH club.
Personal: Son of Larry and Crystal Springs... Birthday is 6/15/97