Joliet Open: Pitcher Analysis


By Kevin Coe and Drew Locascio
Illinois Staff

The Joliet Open took place on Sunday, March 28th at the brand-new Rhino Baseball Academy in Shorewood, Ill. The event was open to all high school classes (2021-2024). Shortly after the event we took a look at the event with a Quick Hits article as well as a Statistical Analysis

Today we continue the positional breakdown from the event with a look at the 60+ pitchers that were in attendance. Wichita State commit, RHP Ashton Izzi (Oswego East, 2022), stole the show thanks to a big jump in velocity over the winter and a much-improved slider with better feel and action than we had seen in the past. Izzi ran his fastball up to 94 mph and was throwing his aggressive slider at 79-81 mph.

2024 RHP Ryan Anderson looks to be the next high-level arm to make his way through Minooka HS. Anderson has a long, projectable frame, clean easy arm and sat comfortably in the low-80s with the makings of an above-average three-pitch mix. 

Read on below for more arms from the day.

TOP PITCHING PROSPECTS

1. Ashton Izzi, Oswego East (IL), 2022 (Wichita State commit)
Positional Profile: RHP
Body: 6-3, 175-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and fall delivery, square landing, online delivery.
Arm Action: RH. High 3/4 slot, lightning quick arm speed.
FB: T94, 92-93 mph. Armside run and sink.  T2336, 2272 average rpm.
SL: 79-81 mph. Commanded 10/4 with sharp sweeping action. T2214, 2152 average rpm.
CH: 79-80 mph.  T1609, 1571 average rpm.

2. Ryan Anderson, Minooka (IL), 2024
Positional Profile: RHP
Body: 6-5, 180-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and fall delivery.
Arm Action: RH. High 3/4 slot, short loose arm action.
FB: T83, 82-83 mph. Straight 4 seam fastball. T2000, 1848 average rpm.
CB: 70-72 mph. 11/5 curveball with sweeping action. T2077, 2011 average rpm.
CH: 76-77 mph. Near fastball arm speed, commanded with arm side run and sink. T1749, 1633 average rpm.

3. Chase Martin, Roanoke-Benson (IL), 2022
Positional Profile: RHP
Body: 6-3, 146-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and fall delivery.
Arm Action: RH. High 3/4 slot, long, loose, easy effort.
FB: T87, 85-87 mph. Fastball armside run. T2322, 2275 average rpm.
CB: 70-73 mph. Highly-advanced spin metrics. T2724, 2580 average rpm.
SL: 78-80 mph.  T2517, 2441 average rpm.
CH: 75-78 mph.  T2062, 1926 average rpm.

4. Abram Wills, Coal City (IL), 2022
Positional Profile: RHP/C
Body: 6-0, 195-pounds.
Delivery: Drop and drive delivery.
Arm Action: RH. High 3/4 slot, long arm action, quick arm.
FB: T88, 86-87 mph. Armside sink and run. T2144, 2083 average rpm.
CB: 66-68 mph. 10/4 sharp sweeping action. T2346, 2277 average rpm.
CH: 76-78 mph. Straight with slight fade. T1438, 1375 average rpm.

5. Hank Liss, Evanston (IL), 2023
Positional Profile: RHP
Body: 6-0, 170-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and fall delivery, square landing.
Arm Action: RH. High 3/4 slot, short arm action.
FB: T85, 81-84 mph. Straight fastball, down in the zone. T2364, 2267 average rpm.
CB: 66-67 mph. 11/5 shape, gradual break, works gloveside. T2752, 2704 average rpm.
SL: 68-69 mph.  T2918, 2811 average rpm.

6. Oliver Barkal, New Trier (IL), 2022
Positional Profile: RHP/OF
Body: 5-10, 170-pounds.
Delivery: Drop and drive delivery, max effort.
Arm Action: RH. 3/4 slot, short arm action, quick arm speed.
FB: T88, 86-88 mph. Glove side movement with sink. T2248, 2165 average rpm.
SL: 74-76 mph. 11/5 shape, down in the zone.  T1907, 1816 average rpm.
CH: 79-81 mph. Armside tail and sink.  T1711, 1663 average rpm.

7. Mitchel Stanton, Marian Catholic (IL), 2024
Positional Profile: 3B/RHP
Body: 6-2, 184-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and fall delivery.
Arm Action: RH. High 3/4 slot, long arm action.
FB: T81, 77-80 mph. Commanded 4 seam down in the zone. T2036, 1941 average rpm.
CB: 68-69 mph. 11/5 gradual breaking action. T2070, 1988 average rpm.
CH: 71-72 mph.  T1552, 1458 average rpm.

8. Kaden Kuder, Coal City (IL), 2023
Positional Profile: LHP
Body: 5-10, 150-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and fall delivery.
Arm Action: LH. 3/4 slot, short arm action.
FB: T82, 80-82 mph. Commanded with armside sink and movement. T2059, 1954 average rpm.
CB: 70-72 mph. 11/5 with gradual break. T1963, 1874 average rpm.
CH: 71-74 mph. Gradual armside sink and movement. T1733, 1488 average rpm.

9. Will Moonan, St. Rita (IL), 2022
Positional Profile: RHP
Body: 6-4, 175-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and fall delivery, easy effort.
Arm Action: RH. 3/4 slot, long arm action.
FB: T83, 82-83 mph. Commanded with armside run and sink. T2128, 2031 average rpm.
CB: 68-70 mph. 11/5 sweeping action, commanded with feel. T2049, 1877 average rpm.
CH: 75-76 mph. Commanded with sink. T1925, 1770 average rpm.

10. David Zaragoza, Lockport (IL), 2022
Positional Profile: RHP
Body: 5-9, 155-pounds.
Delivery: Drop and drive delivery, rotational.
Arm Action: RH. High 3/4 slot, long arm action, quick arm speed.
FB: T84, 82-84 mph. Commanded down in the zone, armside run. T1914, 1856 average rpm.
CB: 65-66 mph. 12/6 shape, gradual breaking action. T1696, 1399 average rpm.
CH: 70-70 mph.  T1322, 1190 average rpm.

Best of the Rest (Listed Alphabetically)

Jeremiah Ager, Paxton Buckley Loda (IL), 2023
Positional Profile: LHP/1B
Body: 6-3, 160-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and fall delivery.
Arm Action: LH. Over the top, short arm action.
FB: T68, 67-68 mph. Straight 4 seam fastball. T1786, 1702 average rpm.
CB: 57-58 mph. 12/6 curveball with depth. T1490, 1444 average rpm.
SL: 58-60 mph.  T1500, 1445 average rpm.
SPLT: 62-63 mph. 

James Allie, Crystal Lake South (IL), 2023
Positional Profile: RHP/1B
Body: 6-0, 160-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and fall delivery.
Arm Action: RH. High 3/4 slot, long and loose arm action.
FB: T80, 78-80 mph. Straight 4 seam fastball. T1926, 1838 average rpm.
CB: 62-63 mph. 11/5 curveball.  T1955, 1887 average rpm.
CH: 65-69 mph. Fading with sink. T2154, 2098 average rpm.

Brock Bacus, Normal Community (IL), 2022
Positional Profile: SS/RHP
Body: 5-5, 130-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and fall delivery, throws across body.
Arm Action: RH. Hgh 3/4 slot, long arm action, backside wrap.
FB: T75, 75-76 mph. Glove side run, sink.  T1849, 1803 average rpm.
CB: 61-63 mph. 12/6 shape, gradual break, commanded in the zone. T1840, 1745 average rpm.
CH: 67-70 mph. Armside sink, down in the zone, similar armspeed to fastball. T1540, 1402 average rpm.

Christian Battista, Oswego East (IL), 2022
Positional Profile: C/RHP
Body: 5-10, 185-pounds.
Delivery: Drop and drive delivery.
Arm Action: RH. 3/4 slot, short arm action, quick arm.
FB: T81, 80-81 mph. Armside sink and run. T1857, 1742 average rpm.
SL: 67-68 mph. Gradual action, 11/5 shape at times. T2284, 2240 average rpm.
CH: 69-72 mph. Commanded armside sink and run. T1734, 1514 average rpm.

Jackson Bayer, Benet (IL), 2022
Positional Profile: 3B/RHP
Body: 5-10, 180-pounds.
Delivery: Drop and drive delivery, uptempo, works on-line with regular effort.
Arm Action: RH. Short, loose arm action, plays over-the-top.
FB: T84, 82-84 mph. Controlled the strike zone, sinking action at times. T1842, 1661 average rpm.
SL: 74-78 mph. 10/4 sweeping action. T1904, 1745 average rpm.
CH: 73-77 mph. Maintaints arm speed at times, works with sink. T1409, 1255 average rpm.

Thomas Beardman, Warren (IL), 2023
Positional Profile: OF/RHP
Body: 5-11, 173-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and fall delivery.
Arm Action: RH. Over the top delivery, short arm action.
FB: T82, 79-81 mph. 4 seam fastball, delivered up in the zone. T2264, 2186 average rpm.
CB: 65-67 mph. 12/6 action, up in the zone. T2264, 2158 average rpm.
SL: 72-74 mph.  T2288, 2229 average rpm.
CH: 75-76 mph.  T1899, 1772 average rpm.

Andrew Bollman, Lincoln Way East (IL), 2022
Positional Profile: RHP/3B
Body: 5-10, 160-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and fall delivery.
Arm Action: RH. High 3/4 slot, short arm action.
FB: T83, 82-83 mph. Straight fastball, down in the zone. T2101, 1965 average rpm.
CB: 67-68 mph. 12/6 shape, gradual break, commanded down in the zone. T1997, 1901 average rpm.
CH: 75-77 mph. Armside action, down in the zone. T1648, 1491 average rpm.

Justin Bradley, De La Salle (IL), 2024
Positional Profile: INF/P
Body: 5-6, 128-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and fall delivery.
Arm Action: RH. 3/4 arm slot, short arm action.
FB: T72, 71-72 mph. Straight with late armside action when down in the zone. T1798, 1746 average rpm.
CB: 61-62 mph. 11/5 shape with sharp break. T2056, 2037 average rpm.
SL: 60-63 mph.  T2155, 2057 average rpm.
CH: 68-70 mph.  T1776, 1720 average rpm.

Breyan Brooks, Homewood-Flossmoor (IL), 2023
Positional Profile: LHP/1B
Body: 6-0, 185-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and fall delivery.
Arm Action: LH. High 3/4 slot, long arm action, backside stab.
FB: T80, 77-80 mph. Armside sink and run. T2038, 1913 average rpm.
CB: 61-63 mph. 12/6 sharp action. T2153, 2041 average rpm.
CH: 69-72 mph. armside sink. T1764, 1632 average rpm.

Andy Buskohl, Rochelle Township (IL), 2022
Positional Profile: RHP
Body: 6-4, 200-pounds.
Delivery: Stretch only, tall and fall delivery, square landing.
Arm Action: RH. High 3/4 slot, long arm action.
FB: T81, 80-81 mph. Plays with arm-side-run. T2094, 2052 average rpm.
CB: 64-65 mph. 11/5 shape, slurve spin, with gradual action. T1433, 1305 average rpm.
CH: 72-74 mph. Commanded in the zone.  T1643, 1619 average rpm.

Kevin Callaghan, St Laurence (IL), 2022
Positional Profile: LHP
Body: 5-11, 152-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and fall delivery.
Arm Action: LH. High 3/4 slot, short arm action.
FB: T74, 72-73 mph. Arm side run. T2142, 2009 average rpm.
CB: 60-60 mph. 1/7 shape with good depth. T2312, 2255 average rpm.
CH: 68-69 mph. Arm speed near fastball, arm side run. T1550, 1490 average rpm.

Erik Carlson, Oak Park-River Forest (IL), 2022
Positional Profile: RHP/OF
Body: 5-7, 160-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and Fall delivery.
Arm Action: RH. 3/4 slot, short arm action, quick arm.
FB: T81, 80-81 mph. Armside sinking and movement. T2186, 2138 average rpm.
CB: 66-67 mph. 11/5 action with gradual break. T1973, 1935 average rpm.
CH: 70-72 mph. Near fastball arm speed, slight cutting action at times. T1324, 1226 average rpm.

Joey Cecola, Oswego (IL), 2022
Positional Profile: LHP/1B
Body: 6-1, 155-pounds.
Delivery: Drop and drive delivery.
Arm Action: LH. Low 3/4 slot, loose arm action.
FB: T81, 79-81 mph. Arm side run and sink T1985, 1826 average rpm.
CB: 68-68 mph. 10/4 sweeping action. T2181, 2127 average rpm.
SL: 69-71 mph.  T2262, 2200 average rpm.
CH: 75-76 mph. Above average fading action with sink. T1864, 1727 average rpm.

Jayden Clark, Thornton Fractional South (IL), 2022
Positional Profile: 1B/RHP
Body: 6-3, 253-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and fall delivery.
Arm Action: RH. High 3/4 slot, long arm action.
FB: T74, 73-74 mph. Armside sink and run. T1754, 1729 average rpm.
CB: 61-62 mph. 12/6 gradual breaking action. T1389, 1352 average rpm.
CH: 65-68 mph. Straight, thrown at arm speed. Feel for strikes. T1592, 1499 average rpm.

Tristan Clark, Lyons Township (IL), 2023
Positional Profile: 1B/RHP
Body: 5-11, 160-pounds.
Delivery: Stretch only drop and drive delivery.
Arm Action: RH. 34 slot, long arm action.
FB: T81, 78-81 mph. Armside movement with sink. T1999, 1927 average rpm.
SL: 69-71 mph. 11/5 shape, sharp action at times. T1528, 1426 average rpm.
CH: 74-76 mph. Glove side movement with sink. T1959, 1863 average rpm.
SPLT: 69-71 mph. 

Gavin Dobbels, Yorkville (IL), 2022
Positional Profile: SS/RHP
Body: 5-10, 168-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and fall delivery
Arm Action: RH. High 3/4 slot, short arm action, quick arm.
FB: T82, 81-82 mph. Armside run, down in the zone, late movement. T2018, 1882 average rpm.
CB: 67-69 mph. 11/5 action, gradual break, down in the zone. T1965, 1849 average rpm.
CH: 74-76 mph.  T1408, 1297 average rpm.

Rylan Dorsey, Ottawa (IL), 2023
Positional Profile: 3B/RHP
Body: 6-0, 150-pounds.
Delivery: Drop and drive delivery, square landing.
Arm Action: RH. High 3/4 slot, long arm action.
FB: T77, 73-76 mph. Straight fastball, armside movement. T1723, 1674 average rpm.
CB: 55-58 mph. 11/5 shape with gradual movement. T1870, 1827 average rpm.
SL: 57-59 mph.  T1963, 1833 average rpm.

Nathan Edders, Oswego East (IL), 2022
Positional Profile: 3B/RHP
Body: 5-10, 155-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and fall delivery, lands square.
Arm Action: RH. 3/4 slot, short arm action, quick arm speed.
FB: T80, 77-79 mph. Thrown downhill, with armside run. T2127, 2049 average rpm.
SL: 65-68 mph. 11/5 action, sharp break, slurve action. T1775, 1740 average rpm.
CH: 69-71 mph. Armside run, downward action. T1662, 1465 average rpm.

Thomas Fitzgerald, Plainfield North (IL), 2022
Positional Profile: RHP/3B
Body: 6-4, 195-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and fall delivery, square landing.
Arm Action: RH. High 3/4 slot, long arm action.
FB: T79, 77-79 mph. Commanded down in the zone to the gloveside. T2049, 1933 average rpm.
CB: 62-64 mph. 11/5 shape with gradual break. T1704, 1630 average rpm.
CH: 66-68 mph. Armside action with sink. T1685, 1558 average rpm.

Jayden Gabrys, Lincoln Way East (IL), 2022
Positional Profile: 2B/RHP
Body: 5-11, 145-pounds.
Delivery: Drop and drive delivery, lands square, throws across body.
Arm Action: RH. High 3/4 slot, long arm action.
FB: T76, 73-76 mph. Glove side action, down in the zone. T2075, 2038 average rpm.
CB: 66-68 mph. 12/6 shape with gradual break. T2068, 2054 average rpm.
CH: 66-68 mph. Downward action armside, same armspeed as fastball. T1320, 1217 average rpm.

Matthew Gaffney, Manteno (IL), 2022
Positional Profile: 1B/RHP
Body: 6-1, 180-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and fall delivery, lands square, throws across body.
Arm Action: RH. High 3/4 slot, long arm action.
FB: T72, 70-72 mph. Mostly straight, armside action when down in the zone. T1743, 1651 average rpm.
CB: 56-59 mph. 12/6 shape, gradual break. T1553, 1478 average rpm.
CH: 65-67 mph. Good feel, straight, similar armspeed to fastball. T1740, 1711 average rpm.

Kristian Gavric, Libertyville (IL), 2023
Positional Profile: RHP/OF
Body: 6-2, 175-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and fall delivery.
Arm Action: RH. Over the top arm slot with easy effort.
FB: T79, 78-79 mph. Straight 4 seam fastball. T1909, 1852 average rpm.
CB: 57-60 mph. 11/5 action with gradual break. T1886, 1847 average rpm.
CH: 65-68 mph. Straight change with fade. T1614, 1538 average rpm.

William Gimble, Joliet Catholic (IL), 2022
Positional Profile
Body: 5-10, 170-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and fall delivery.
Arm Action: RH. High 3/4 delivery, long arm action.
FB: T81, 80-81 mph. Straight fastball. T2257, 2208 average rpm.
CB: 65-65 mph. 12/6 with gradual break. T1708, 1580 average rpm.
CH: 72-75 mph. Straight change with gradual fade. T1749, 1691 average rpm.
CUT: 75-76 mph. 

Dean Goldman, Jones College Prep (IL), 2023
Positional Profile
Body: 5-10, 190-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and fall delivery, lands square and effort throughout.
Arm Action: RH. Long arm action, high 3/4 slot.
FB: T78, 77-78 mph. Plays straight. T2046, 1990 average rpm.
CB: 62-64 mph. Above-average spin metrics, 11/5 shape with depth. T2495, 2420 average rpm.
SPLT: 69-71 mph. Works mostly straight with occasional downer action.

Sam Gossard, New Trier (IL), 2022
Positional Profile: OF/RHP
Body: 6-2, 195-pounds.
Delivery: Drop and drive delivery.
Arm Action: RH. High 3/4 arm slot, quick arm.
FB: T79, 77-78 mph. Delivered with armside movement and sink. T1841, 1756 average rpm.
CB: 66-69 mph. 10/4 shape, gradual breaking action. T1757, 1632 average rpm.
CH: 71-73 mph. Straight, with similar arm action to fastball. T1239, 1154 average rpm.

Andrew Gould, Neuqua Valley (IL), 2024
Positional Profile: SS/RHP
Body: 5-8, 152-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and fall delivery.
Arm Action: RH. Over the top arm slot with easy effort.
FB: T76, 74-76 mph. Straight fastball with sink. T2039, 2001 average rpm.
CB: 61-64 mph. 11/5 gradual break. T1742, 1674 average rpm.
CH: 67-69 mph.  T1650, 1536 average rpm.

Will Hayes, New Trier (IL), 2022
Positional Profile: 3B/RHP
Body: 6-0, 180-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and fall delivery, toe land square and on target.
Arm Action: RH. High 3/4 slot, long arm action.
FB: T84, 82-83 mph. 11/5 shape, gradual break, worked down in the zone. T2019, 1947 average rpm.
CB: 68-70 mph. Armside action, similar armspeed as the fastball. T2442, 2195 average rpm.
CH: 75-76 mph.  T1838, 1758 average rpm.

Cody Hazzard, Coal City (IL), 2023
Positional Profile: RHP/OF
Body: 6-2, 150-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and fall delivery.
Arm Action: RH. Over the top arm slot.
FB: T77, 75-76 mph. Straight four-seam action.  T1895, 1808 average rpm.
CB: 63-64 mph. 11/5 gradual break. T1830, 1748 average rpm.
CH: 66-67 mph. Straight change. T1659, 1628 average rpm.

Bryant Henderson, Normal West (IL), 2022
Positional Profile: RHP/2B
Body: 6-2, 170-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and fall delivery, lands square.
Arm Action: RH. 3/4 slot, short arm action, quick arm speed.
FB: T81, 80-81 mph. Thrown downhill, with armside run T2049, 1994 average rpm.
SL: 72-73 mph.  T2583, 2548 average rpm.
CH: 74-75 mph. Armside movement with sink, stays on top of the pitch. T2013, 1960 average rpm.

Justin Hill, Hinsdale South (IL), 2022
Positional Profile: RHP/3B
Body: 5-9, 175-pounds.
Delivery: Drop and drive delivery.
Arm Action: RH. 3/4 arm slot, short arm action.
FB: T76, 73-75 mph. 10/4 slurve action, sweeping movement. T1749, 1686 average rpm.
CB: 61-62 mph. Armside movement with sink. T1687, 1659 average rpm.
CH: 66-68 mph.  T1626, 1489 average rpm.

Heath Hornke, Normal West (IL), 2023
Positional Profile: RHP/C
Body: 5-11, 145-pounds.
Delivery: Drop and drive delivery.
Arm Action: RH. High 3/4 slot, long arm action, loose.
FB: T81, 78-80 mph. 4 seam fastball with gloveside action. T2484, 2309 average rpm.
CB: 70-71 mph. 11/5 sweeping action with good spin rate numbers. T2494, 2412 average rpm.

Camden Kearney, Kankakee (IL), 2022
Positional Profile: 3B/RHP
Body: 6-0, 180-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and fall delivery, square landing.
Arm Action: RH. High 3/4 slot, long arm action, quick armspeed.
FB: T80, 78-80 mph. Thrown downhill with sink to the armside. T2468, 2314 average rpm.
CB: 70-71 mph. 11/5 shape with sharp break. T2274, 2196 average rpm.
CH: 74-77 mph. Straight change some sink, good feel for pitch. T2038, 1922 average rpm.

Benjamin King, Whitney Young (IL), 2022
Positional Profile: RHP
Body: 5-9, 165-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and fall Delivery, lands open.
Arm Action: RH. High 3/4 slot, throws slightly across body.
FB: T79, 77-79 mph. Commanded 4 seam down in zone. T2005, 1932 average rpm.
CB: 65-66 mph. 11/5 sweeping action with feel. T2181, 2161 average rpm.
SL: 70-73 mph.  T2219, 2162 average rpm.
CH: 70-73 mph. Commanded the fastball down in the zone. T1600, 1566 average rpm.

Carter Laudeman, Morris (IL), 2024
Positional Profile: OF/RHP
Body: 6-3, 175-pounds. Long-limbed, highly-projectable frame.
Delivery: Tall and fall delivery, easy effort throughout and finishes upright.
Arm Action: RH. Over the top arm slot, long arm action.
FB: T78, 75-77 mph. Armside run and sink. T1838, 1772 average rpm.
CB: 65-67 mph. 11/5 shape up in the zone. T1753, 1713 average rpm.
CH: 68-69 mph. Armside sink, down in the zone. T1824, 1712 average rpm.

Charlie Lazo, De La Salle (IL), 2023
Positional Profile: RHP/3B
Body: 6-0, 195-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and fall delivery.
Arm Action: RH. High 3/4 slot, long arm action.
FB: T79, 77-78 mph. Commanded straight 4 seam. T1743, 1621 average rpm.
CB: 68-69 mph. 11/5 gradual breaking.  T1650, 1604 average rpm.
CH: 74-76 mph. Firm straight change. T1745, 1584 average rpm.

Richard McPherson, Lockport (IL), 2022
Positional Profile: OF/LHP
Body: 5-8, 150-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and fall delivery.
Arm Action: LH. High 3/4 arm slot, short arm action.
FB: T75, 74-75 mph. Armside run and sink.  T1749, 1615 average rpm.
CB: 63-65 mph. 12/6 shape, down in the zone. T1963, 1845 average rpm.
CH: 64-66 mph. Armside sink, and run. T1250, 1192 average rpm.

Josh Michalski , Lockport (IL), 2023
Positional Profile
Body: 5-6, 155-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and fall delivery.
Arm Action: RH. High 3/4 slot, long arm action.
FB: T78, 77-78 mph. Armside movement and sink. T2003, 1955 average rpm.
CB: 64-66 mph. 11/5 sharp breaking action. T2292, 2251 average rpm.
CH: 71-73 mph. Armspeed near fastball with armside sink. T1641, 1581 average rpm.

Jack Miller, Lakes Community (IL), 2022
Positional Profile: RHP/SS
Body: 6-1, 200-pounds.
Delivery: Drop and drive delivery, rotational, square landing.
Arm Action: RH. High 3/4 slot, short arm action.
FB: T78, 76-78 mph. Armside action down in the zone. T2198, 2119 average rpm.
CB: 61-63 mph. 12/6 shape, gradual break, down in the zone. T2001, 1933 average rpm.
SL: 65-67 mph.  T2089, 2048 average rpm.
CH: 68-71 mph.  T1771, 1701 average rpm.

Michael Mucha, Lockport (IL), 2022
Positional Profile: OF/RHP
Body: 5-5, 150-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and fall delivery.
Arm Action: RH. high 3/4 arm slot, long arm action.
FB: T75, 72-75 mph. Gloveside movement with sink. T1894, 1748 average rpm.
SL: 63-65 mph. 10/4 shape, gradual break. T1916, 1844 average rpm.
CH: 66-67 mph. Commanded, glove side with sink. T1608, 1552 average rpm.

Redmond Murphy, Nazareth (IL), 2022
Positional Profile: SS/RHP
Body: 6-3, 205-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and fall delivery.
Arm Action: RH. High 3/4 slot, long and loose arm action.
FB: T81, 79-81 mph. Armside run and sink. T2095, 1814 average rpm.
CB: 61-63 mph. 11/5 gradual sweeping action. T1404, 1349 average rpm.
CH: 65-69 mph. Straight change with sink. T1444, 1377 average rpm.

Nikolai Nawracaj, Lincoln-Way West (IL), 2022
Positional Profile: RHP
Body: 6-1, 170-pounds.
Delivery: Stretch only tall and fall delivery.
Arm Action: RH. High 3/4 slot, long and loose arm action.
FB: T80, 78-80 mph. Commanded with sink. T2128, 2072 average rpm.
CB: 68-69 mph. 11/5 sharp slurve action. T2266, 2223 average rpm.
CH: 73-76 mph. Fading action, down in the zone. T1758, 1616 average rpm.

Luke Newhall, Walter Payton College Prep (IL), 2023
Positional Profile: RHP/OF
Body: 6-5, 210-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and fall delivery.
Arm Action: RH. High 3/4 arm slot, short arm action.
FB: T79, 77-79 mph. Armside run and sink.  T1774, 1715 average rpm.
CH: 73-77 mph. Armside sink, and run. T1837, 1687 average rpm.

Cody Nicpon, Hartford (WI), 2022
Positional Profile: RHP/2B
Body: 5-11, 195-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and fall delivery, rhythm and regular effort.
Arm Action: RH. Long arm action plays from a 3/4 to high 3/4 slot.
FB: T78, 74-77 mph. Flashed sinking action. T1717, 1621 average rpm.
CH: 61-64 mph. Flashed sink and fade. T1653, 1519 average rpm.
CUT: 71-73 mph. Lateral action at times.

Ryan Norman, Minooka (IL), 2022
Positional Profile: RHP/OF
Body: 6-0, 185-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and fall delivery.
Arm Action: RH. High 3/4 arm slot, quick arm.
FB: T82, 81-81 mph. 4 seam fastball with gloveside movement. T1959, 1888 average rpm.
CB: 70-72 mph. Commanded 11/5 action, down in the zone. T1741, 1591 average rpm.
CH: 73-76 mph. Armside movement with sink down in the zone. T1586, 1524 average rpm.

Jackson Olson, Ottawa (IL), 2022
Positional Profile: LHP
Body: 6-1, 195-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and fall delivery.
Arm Action: LH. High 3/4 slot, long arm action.
FB: T78, 77-78 mph. Showed armside run. T1766, 1678 average rpm.
CB: 58-61 mph. Slider 10/4 loose sweeping action. T1990, 1888 average rpm.
SL: 66-69 mph.  T1868, 1800 average rpm.
CH: 67-68 mph. Straight change with sink. T1397, 1389 average rpm.

Jackson Robertson, Aurora Christian (IL), 2022
Positional Profile: LHP
Body: 6-1, 197-pounds.
Delivery: Drop and drive delivery.
Arm Action: LH. 3/4 slot.
FB: T74, 71-73 mph. Armside sinking action. T2008, 1969 average rpm.
CB: 63-64 mph. 2/8 slurve action. T2263, 2220 average rpm.
CH: 68-70 mph. Straight change with sink. T1622, 1575 average rpm.

Matthew Ruttkay, Glenbrook North (IL), 2024
Positional Profile: 1B/RHP
Body: 6-2, 210-pounds.
Delivery: Drop and drive delivery.
Arm Action: RH. High 3/4 slot, short arm action.
FB: T73, 71-73 mph. Armside sink and movement. T1946, 1907 average rpm.
CB: 59-61 mph. 11/5 gradual breaking action. T1377, 1236 average rpm.
CH: 65-67 mph. Armside sink and movement. T1902, 1810 average rpm.

Kade Schneider, Barrington (IL), 2023
Positional Profile: OF/LHP
Body: 6-4, 187-pounds.
Delivery: Drop and drive delivery.
Arm Action: LH. 3/4 arm slot, short arm action.
FB: T76, 74-76 mph. Gloveside movement with sink. T2074, 1988 average rpm.
CB: 62-64 mph. Changes arm slot, 12/6 shape, spins down in the zone. T1808, 1759 average rpm.
CH: 63-68 mph. Armside sink, and run. T1639, 1535 average rpm.

Carter Storti, Lemont (IL), 2023
Positional Profile: SS/3B
Body: 6-0, 180-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and fall delivery, regular effort and lands square.
Arm Action: RH. Clean arm action, plays from a 3/4 slot.
FB: T82, 81-82 mph. Flashed run and sink action. T1938, 1832 average rpm.
CB: 68-70 mph. Maintains arm speed, 1/5 shape, lands for strikes at times. T1825, 1796 average rpm.
CH: 75-77 mph. Fastball arm speed, sinking action down in the zone. T1529, 1454 average rpm.

Mateo Villagomez, St Laurence (IL), 2022
Positional Profile: RHP
Body: 6-0, 150-pounds.
Delivery: Drop and drive delivery.
Arm Action: RH. High 3/4 slot, short arm action.
FB: T78, 76-78 mph. Armside sinking action and movement. T1804, 1708 average rpm.
CB: 61-63 mph. 11/5 action with gradual break. T1742, 1674 average rpm.
CH: 69-72 mph. Gradual sinking action and armside movement. T1432, 1383 average rpm.

Taylor Voorhees, St. Joseph Ogden (IL), 2023
Positional Profile: 3B/RHP
Body: 5-11, 175-pounds.
Delivery: Tall and fall delivery with square landing.
Arm Action: RH. High 3/4 slot, short arm action.
FB: T79, 77-78 mph. Straight fastball, with gloveside action and movement. T1924, 1734 average rpm.
CB: 64-66 mph. 11/5 shape with gradual break. T1951, 1861 average rpm.
CH: 68-70 mph.  T1323, 1203 average rpm.

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