|Hometown:||San Mateo, Calif.|
|High School:||Canada College|
High School: Sortwell hit .454 with three homers and 28 RBI as a senior at Aragon High School. That same year he scored 41 runs and had 21 stolen bases. That Aragon team won a league championship. Sortwell was a three-time all-conference selection. He was a two-time all-county performer and a two-time All-Metro Team pick. Sortwell lettered three times in baseball and twice in football. He was an All-Peninsula Athletic League pick on the gridiron.
Personal: Sortwell's parents are Anne and Peter Sortwell. The outfielder is a political science major.