Pre-Season All State Spotlight: 2020 INF Jacob Merritt


Brian Walker
Arkansas State Director



Jacob Merritt

Class of 2020 / SS

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2020
  • Primary Position: SS
    Secondary Position: OF
  • High School: Star City
    State: AR
  • Summer Team: sticks
  • Height: 5-9
    Weight: 165lbs
  • Bat/Throw: L/R

Statistics

Position
7.09
60-yard
82
INF Velo
(02/16/19)
72
OF Velo
(06/19/19)
82
Exit Velo
(06/19/19)
Position
60-yard
7.39
OF Velo
72
Exit Velo
82
Position
60-yard
7.19
INF Velo
82
Exit Velo
78

Scouting Report

7-17-18: Underclass Games:

5-Foot-7, 150-Pound frame, ran a 7.44, strong frame with present strength, offensively; simple set up, leg lift to land, closed landing, slight over rotation, loses contact with ground after contact, bat speed with strength, line drive swing, long extension out in front, uphill finish, 81 mph exit velo, defensively; active feet, bend to field, derp field, fingers up to field, field off right eye, funnel to midline, glove pat to throw, minimal carry to throw, 66 mph arm strength.


Videos

(7/17/18)