Prep Baseball Report

2024 Preseason All-State, Underclass: Statistical Analysis


Kevin Cronin
Illinois & Wisconsin Data Analyst, Area Scout

On Feb. 24th, the Prep Baseball Illinois staff hosted the Preseason All-State, Underclass at The MAX in McCook, Ill. Over 130 players participated in a pro-style workout, gathering unrivaled access to data through our state-of-the-art tech partners, as well as in-depth scouting analysis from our Prep Baseball Illinois staff.

On the mound, over 35 prospects recorded a fastball over 85 mph, while positionally, 30 prospects had a run time under 7.00 seconds, and over 60 hitters recorded a max exit velocity of 90 mph or higher.

Today, we will be looking at the top measurable data performers from the event:

FASTBALL VELOCITY (MAX)

Rank Name State School Class Pos Velocity (max)
1 Frank Costabile IL Stevenson 2026 OF 91.8 mph
2 Paddy Roth IL St. Patrick 2026 RHP 91.1 mph
3 Ian Campbell IL Joliet Catholic Academy 2026 RHP 91.1 mph
4 Keaton Reinke IL St. Charles North 2026 OF 91.0 mph
5 Brady Buenik IL Libertyville High School 2027 RHP 90.8 mph
6 Rocco Szambelan IL Joliet Catholic 2026 LHP 90.3 mph
7 Drew Borkowski III IL Huntley 2026 SS 90.3 mph
8 Kaden Wasniewski IL McHenry 2027 3B 89.8 mph
9 Cole Ruggeri IL Waubonsie Valley High School 2027 RHP 89.7 mph
10 Connor Elenteny IL Mount Carmel 2026 RHP 89.5 mph
11 Callaghan O'Connor IL Bishop McNamara 2026 3B 89.5 mph
12 Brandon Pelz IL Bartlett High School 2026 SS 88.8 mph
13 Martin Kinnane IL Lockport 2026 RHP 88.3 mph
14 Brady Cunningham IL Brother Rice 2027 RHP 87.8 mph
15 Callum Morrison IL Lake Forest 2026 LHP 87.7 mph
16 Luke Blackwell IL Valmeyer High School 2026 RHP 87.3 mph
17 Jory Crocker IL Willowbrook 2026 SS 87.2 mph
18 Ian Tosi IL Mount Carmel High School 2026 LHP 87.1 mph
19 Antonio Brown Jr IL Homewood-Flossmoor High School 2026 RHP 86.7 mph
20 Jason Phillips IL Plano 2026 3B 86.7 mph
21 John Strzechowski IL St. Laurence 2026 RHP 86.3 mph
22 Kaeden Schatsiek IL Brimfield 2026 3B 86.3 mph
23 Joe Kelly IL Loyola Academy 2026 RHP 86.2 mph
24 Josh Colaizzi IL Bartlett 2026 OF 86.1 mph
25 Braydon McKendrick IL Brother Rice 2026 LHP 86.1 mph
26 Cullen Schwigen IL Rockridge High School 2027 RHP 86.0 mph
27 James Wasson IL NAZARETH ACADEMY 2027 RHP 85.9 mph
28 Cy Craft IL Du Quoin 2027 RHP 85.9 mph
29 Johnny Nelson IL Oak Park-River Forest 2026 SS 85.9 mph
30 Aiden Robles IL Yorkville 2026 RHP 85.5 mph
31 Alec Novotney IL MARQUETTE ACADEMY 2026 SS 85.2 mph
32 Traxton Roberts IL Armstrong High School 2027 RHP 85.2 mph
33 Padraig Hurley IL Illinois Lutheran 2026 SS 84.9 mph
34 Sean Dabe IL Huntley 2027 SS 84.8 mph
35 Jack Slightom IL Lyons Township 2026 C 84.7 mph

FASTBALL SPIN RATE (AVG.)

Rank Name State School Class Pos Spin Rate (avg)
1 Aiden Robles IL Yorkville 2026 RHP 2452 rpm
2 James Wasson IL NAZARETH ACADEMY 2027 RHP 2365 rpm
3 Kaden Wasniewski IL McHenry 2027 3B 2318 rpm
4 Braydon McKendrick IL Brother Rice 2026 LHP 2306 rpm
5 Nico Harper IL Libertyville High School 2026 LHP 2245 rpm
6 Ryan Wollschlager IL St. Laurence 2026 RHP 2238 rpm
7 Ian Campbell IL Joliet Catholic Academy 2026 RHP 2202 rpm
8 Callaghan O'Connor IL Bishop McNamara 2026 3B 2196 rpm
9 Joe Kelly IL Loyola Academy 2026 RHP 2151 rpm
10 Frank Costabile IL Stevenson 2026 OF 2140 rpm
11 Ian Tosi IL Mount Carmel High School 2026 LHP 2136 rpm
12 Brandon Pelz IL Bartlett High School 2026 SS 2120 rpm
13 Samuel Chin IL St. Laurence 2026 LHP 2110 rpm
14 Jory Crocker IL Willowbrook 2026 SS 2107 rpm
15 Antonio Brown Jr IL Homewood-Flossmoor High School 2026 RHP 2098 rpm
16 Drew Borkowski III IL Huntley 2026 SS 2086 rpm
17 Ryan Duncheon Jr. IL East Peoria Community 2026 C 2080 rpm
18 Mason Bruesch IL Geneva 2027 OF 2077 rpm
19 Cole Ruggeri IL Waubonsie Valley High School 2027 RHP 2065 rpm
20 Callum Morrison IL Lake Forest 2026 LHP 2063 rpm

60-YARD DASH

Rank Name State School Class Pos 60-yard
1 Nolan Ramoley IL Brother Rice 2026 OF 6.52
2 Josh Morgan IL Fenwick 2027 OF 6.63
3 Logan Fernandez IL Mount Carmel 2026 OF 6.68
4 Mikey Watson IL BROTHER RICE HIGH SCHOOL 2027 3B 6.71
^ Adam Swanson IL Ottawa Township 2026 C 6.71
^ Joey Ireland IL Mount Carmel 2026 SS 6.71
^ Gavin Michaels IL Normal University 2026 SS 6.71
5 Sebastian Wilson IL Lane Tech 2027 OF 6.76
6 Josh Colaizzi IL Bartlett 2026 OF 6.78
7 Frank Costabile IL Stevenson 2026 OF 6.80
^ Colin Campbell IL Brother Rice 2027 SS 6.80
8 Keaton Reinke IL St. Charles North 2026 OF 6.81
9 Jailen Veliz IL Yorkville 2026 SS 6.82
10 Patrick Connors IL Hinsdale Central 2026 OF 6.84
11 Logan Wroughton IL Mount Carmel - Chicago 2026 SS 6.86
12 Jory Crocker IL Willowbrook 2026 SS 6.88
13 Gabe Sanders IL Yorkville 2026 LHP 6.89
14 Lucas Simulick IL Joliet Catholic 2026 SS 6.91
15 Easton Newman IL Deerfield 2026 SS 6.92
^ Ethan Bass IL Glenbrook North 2026 SS 6.92
16 Andrew Talbert IL Byron 2027 OF 6.94
^ Braydon McKendrick IL Brother Rice 2026 LHP 6.94
17 Jacsen Tucker IL Oswego East 2027 SS 6.95
^ Mickey Lotus IL St. Laurence 2026 SS 6.95
18 Zach Rubin IL Antioch 2026 SS 6.97
^ Johnny Nelson IL Oak Park-River Forest 2026 SS 6.97
^ Owen Rog IL DePaul College Prep 2026 OF 6.97
19 Johnny Andretich IL Plainfield North 2026 OF 6.98
20 Kyle Ziebell IL Harvest Christian Academy 2026 SS 6.99
^ Anthony Cartolano IL Brother Rice 2027 OF 6.99

EXIT VELOCITY (MAX)

Rank Name State School Class Pos Exit Velocity (max)
1 Nolan Ramoley IL Brother Rice 2026 OF 104.3 mph
2 Ian Campbell IL Joliet Catholic Academy 2026 RHP 102.8 mph
3 TJ McQuillan IL Mount Carmel 2026 3B 102.4 mph
4 Adam Swanson IL Ottawa Township 2026 C 99.9 mph
5 Travis Dudycha IL Huntley 2026 1B 99.1 mph
6 Drew Borkowski III IL Huntley 2026 SS 99.1 mph
7 Anthony Chavez IL Mt. Carmel 2026 1B 98.6 mph
8 Cory Les IL St. Laurence 2026 SS 98.5 mph
9 Keegan Seipp IL O Fallon 2027 C 98.3 mph
10 Dylan Kassab IL Hinsdale Central 2026 C 97.7 mph
11 Sebastian Wilson IL Lane Tech 2027 OF 97.7 mph
12 Keaton Reinke IL St. Charles North 2026 OF 97.2 mph
13 Frank Costabile IL Stevenson 2026 OF 97.1 mph
14 Josh Colaizzi IL Bartlett 2026 OF 96.7 mph
15 Jorey Myren IL Rochester High School 2026 3B 96.1 mph
16 Brandon Thomsen IL St Viator 2026 C 96.1 mph
17 Joey Ireland IL Mount Carmel 2026 SS 96.1 mph
18 Callaghan O'Connor IL Bishop McNamara 2026 3B 95.9 mph
19 Gavin Michaels IL Normal University 2026 SS 95.8 mph
20 Ryan Wilberding IL Libertyville 2027 C 95.7 mph
21 Ethan Bass IL Glenbrook North 2026 SS 95.6 mph
22 Jason Phillips IL Plano 2026 3B 95.6 mph
23 Drew Stevens IL Normal Community 2026 C 95.2 mph
24 Noah Hallahan IL Geneva 2027 SS 95.1 mph
25 Logan Fernandez IL Mount Carmel 2026 OF 94.8 mph
26 Kamran Alikhan IL Nazareth Academy 2026 OF 94.7 mph
27 Cole Ruggeri IL Waubonsie Valley High School 2027 RHP 94.3 mph
28 Patrick Connors IL Hinsdale Central 2026 OF 94.2 mph
29 James Dooman IL Glenbrook South High School 2026 OF 94.0 mph
30 Jory Crocker IL Willowbrook 2026 SS 93.7 mph

TOP INFIELD VELOCITY

Rank Name State School Class Pos INF Velo
1 Kaden Wasniewski IL McHenry 2027 3B 92
^ Drew Borkowski III IL Huntley 2026 SS 92
2 Lucas Simulick IL Joliet Catholic 2026 SS 90
3 Ethan Bass IL Glenbrook North 2026 SS 89
^ Cory Les IL St. Laurence 2026 SS 89
^ Brandon Pelz IL Bartlett High School 2026 SS 89
4 Cy Craft IL Du Quoin 2027 RHP 87
^ Alec Novotney IL MARQUETTE ACADEMY 2026 SS 87
^ Callaghan O'Connor IL Bishop McNamara 2026 3B 87
5 Niko Villacci IL Oswego East 2026 SS 86
^ Johnny Nelson IL Oak Park-River Forest 2026 SS 86
^ Layten Gerdes IL Fieldcrest High School 2026 3B 86
^ Jory Crocker IL Willowbrook 2026 SS 86
^ Andrew Talbert IL Byron 2027 OF 86
^ Easton Newman IL Deerfield 2026 SS 86
^ Blake Ragsdale IL Lyons Township 2027 SS 86
^ TJ McQuillan IL Mount Carmel 2026 3B 86
^ Kamrin Jenkins IL Oswego 2026 SS 86
6 Gavin Michaels IL Normal University 2026 SS 85
^ Daniel Coyle IL St. Laurence 2026 3B 85
^ Kyle Ziebell IL Harvest Christian Academy 2026 SS 85

TOP OUTFIELD VELOCITY

Rank Name State School Class Pos OF Velo
1 Frank Costabile IL Stevenson 2026 OF 98
2 Andrew Talbert IL Byron 2027 OF 95
^ Keaton Reinke IL St. Charles North 2026 OF 95
3 Josh Colaizzi IL Bartlett 2026 OF 93
4 Nolan Ramoley IL Brother Rice 2026 OF 92
5 Ian Campbell IL Joliet Catholic Academy 2026 RHP 90
^ Easton Newman IL Deerfield 2026 SS 90
6 TJ McQuillan IL Mount Carmel 2026 3B 89
7 Sebastian Wilson IL Lane Tech 2027 OF 88
^ James Dooman IL Glenbrook South High School 2026 OF 88
8 Dominic Battista IL Oswego East 2026 OF 87
^ Owen Rog IL DePaul College Prep 2026 OF 87
9 Logan Fernandez IL Mount Carmel 2026 OF 86
^ Patrick Connors IL Hinsdale Central 2026 OF 86
10 Kamran Alikhan IL Nazareth Academy 2026 OF 85
^ Braydon McKendrick IL Brother Rice 2026 LHP 85
^ Tommy Georgelos IL Lyons Township 2026 OF 85

TOP CATCHER VELOCITY

Rank Name State School Class Pos C Velo
1 Adam Swanson IL Ottawa Township 2026 C 80
2 Ryan Wilberding IL Libertyville 2027 C 79
3 Dylan Kassab IL Hinsdale Central 2026 C 78
4 Maxx Grieme IL Taylorville 2026 C 77
5 Peter Corthinos IL Maine South 2026 C 76
^ Brandon Thomsen IL St Viator 2026 C 76
^ Max Heineman IL Normal University 2026 C 76
6 Caleb Hornbrook IL University High School 2026 C 75
^ Drew Stevens IL Normal Community 2026 C 75
^ Brody Lindemann IL Belleville East 2027 C 75

TOP POP TIMES

Rank Name State School Class Pos Pop Time
1 Adam Swanson IL Ottawa Township 2026 C 1.87-2.00
2 Brandon Thomsen IL St Viator 2026 C 1.92-1.99
3 Peter Corthinos IL Maine South 2026 C 1.93-2.00
4 Maxx Grieme IL Taylorville 2026 C 1.93-2.01
5 Caleb Hornbrook IL University High School 2026 C 2.00-2.04
6 Dylan Kassab IL Hinsdale Central 2026 C 2.00-2.05
7 Brody Lindemann IL Belleville East 2027 C 2.00-2.07
8 Max Heineman IL Normal University 2026 C 2.01-2.10
9 Ryan Wilberding IL Libertyville 2027 C 2.01-2.12
10 Myles Broome IL Brother Rice 2027 C 2.04-2.11

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