Prospect ID Showcase: Outfield Analysis




Trey Sofio
Louisiana Scouting Director

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On Monday, Sept. 7, more than 80 players from across the state of Louisiana in the 2016-2019 classes participated in the Prep Baseball Report Prospect ID Showcase at St. Thomas Aquinas HS in Hammond, LA.

Over the last week or so we have released the Stats Breakdown of the event, which can be viewed HERE.

As well as, the Top Tools Breakdown article, which can be viewed HERE.

Today, Prep Baseball Report Louisiana takes a look at the outfielders in attendance. Tulane recruit, Stephen Sepcich (Jesuit HS) led the way showing multiple, above average present tools.

Top Outfield Prospects

1. Stephen Sepcich, OF, Jesuit HS(2017)
A 6-foot-2, 185-pound outfielder with a strong, physical, athletic frame. Outstanding defender with fluid footwork, athleticism, clean exchange, and plays through balls well. Long, loose arm action into high-3/4 release with accuracy and carry on throws that produced a positional velocity of 89 mph. Right-handed hitter that hits from a balanced setup, no load, leg kick, explosive lower half and solid balance. Gap to gap type hitter with fluid rhythm, creates solid extension, and explosive bat speed that produced an exit velocity of 90 mph. Also posted a 7.12 60 yard dash.

2. Bradley Yaeger, OF, St. Paul’s HS(2016)
A 6-foot, 190-pound outfielder with a lean, strong, athletic frame. Quality athlete that posted a 7.05 60 yard dash. Quality defender that showed fluid footwork, clean exchange and athleticism with a loose arm action into a high-3/4 release with accuracy and carry on throws that produced a positional velocity of 82 mph. Right-handed hitter that hits from a balanced setup, smooth load, short stride, explosive lower half, and excellent balance. Gap to gap type hitter with a short bat path, developing rhythm and explosive bat speed that produced an exit velocity of 91 mph.

3. Clay Terrebonne, OF, Oak Forest Academy(2016)
A 5-foot-9, 165-pound outfielder with an average, athletic frame. Solid defender with fluid footwork, quick and clean exchange, plays through balls well with a loose arm action into a high-3/4 release with accuracy and carry on throws that produced a positional velocity of 86 mph. Right-handed hitter that hits from a balanced setup, smooth load, short stride, explosive lower half and solid balance. Line-drive type hitter with fluid rhythm, short and compact stroke, and bat speed that produced an exit velocity of 87 mph. Also posted a 7.2 60 yard dash.

4. Jeffrey Elkins, OF, AES HS(2017)
A 5-foot-10, 165-pound outfielder with a lean, athletic frame. Fast twitchy athlete that posted a 7.1 60 yard dash. Quality defender with fluid footwork, clean exchange and plays through balls well. Long arm action into a high-3/4 release with accuracy on throws that produced a positional velocity of 81 mph. Right-handed hitter with balanced setup, no load, leg kick, explosive lower half, and solid balance. Gap to gap type hitter with fluid rhythm, creates solid extension and bat speed that produced an exit velocity of 87 mph.

5. Mason Tucker, OF, St. Thomas More HS(2016)
A 5-foot-11, 180-pound outfielder with a strong, athletic frame. Right-handed hitter that hits from a balanced setup, no load, leg kick, explosive lower half, and solid balance. Gap to gap type hitter with fluid rhythm, level bat path, and explosive bat speed that produced an exit velocity of 95 mph. Solid defender with athleticism, quick and clean exchange, loose arm action into a high-3/4 release with accuracy on throws that produced a positional velocity of 79 mph.

Best of the Rest{Listed Alphabetically}

+ Dean Alexander, OF, Thomas Jefferson HS(2106)
A 5-foot-11, 170-pound outfielder with an average, athletic frame. Solid defender with fluid footwork, clean exchange, and played through balls well. Short arm action into high-3/4 release with accuracy on throws and a positional velocity of 82 mph. Left-handed hitter that hits from balanced setup, smooth load, leg kick, and solid lower half. Pull type hitter with fluid rhythm, level path and quality bat speed that produced an exit velocity of 84 mph. Also posted a 7.69 60 yard dash.

+ Bryce Barrilleaux, OF, Chalmette HS(2017)
A 5-foot-7, 150-pound outfielder with a small, athletic frame. Solid defender that showed a clean exchange with a long arm action into a high-3/4 release with accuracy on throws and a positional velocity of 78 mph. Right-handed hitter that hits from a balanced setup with a bar in the load, leg kick, and solid lower half. Pull type hitter with a slightly long path, early rhythm and bat speed that produced an exit velocity of 76 mph. Also posted a 7.50 60 yard dash.

+ Chris Beckman, OF, Episcopal HS(2016)
A 6-foot-1, 178-pound outfielder with a lean, athletic frame. Solid defender with average hands, clean exchange, stiff arm action into an over the top release with accuracy on throws and a positional velocity of 78 mph. Right-handed hitter that hits from a balanced setup, smooth load, short stride, and solid lower half. Gap to gap type hitter with early rhythm, creates solid extension and bat speed that produced an exit velocity of 86 mph. Also posted a 7.15 60 yard dash.

+ Bailey Braud, OF, Dutchtown HS(2016)
A 5-foot-11, 150-pound outfielder with a lean, athletic frame. Solid overall athlete that posted a 7.27 60 yard dash. Quality defender with fluid footwork, quick and clean exchange, and plays through balls well. Short, stiff arm action into a high-3/4 release with accuracy and carry on throws that produced a positional velocity of 81 mph. Right-handed hitter that hits from a balanced setup with a smooth load, short stride, solid lower half and balance. Line-drive type hitter with fluid rhythm that creates extension and bat speed that produced an exit velocity of 81 mph.

+ Sebastian Dexter, OF, Brusly HS(2019)
A 5-foot-5, 110-pound outfielder with a small, athletic frame. Solid defender with average hands, clean exchange, short arm action into high-3/4 release with accuracy on throws and a positional velocity of 69 mph. Right-handed hitter that hits from a crouch, smooth load, leg kick and solid balance. Opposite field type approach with fluid rhythm, level bat path and bat speed that produced an exit velocity of 72 mph. Also posted an 8.01 60 yard dash.

+ Alex Goree, OF, Barbe HS(2017)
A 6-foot, 170-pound outfielder with a strong, athletic frame. Quality athlete that posted a 7.1 60 yard dash. Solid defender with fluid footwork, playing through balls well, short arm action into a high-3/4 release with accuracy on throws that produced a positional velocity of 84 mph. Left-handed hitter that hits from a balanced setup, no load, leg kick, explosive lower half, and solid balance. Pull type hitter with fluid rhythm, short path and bat speed that produced an exit velocity of 85 mph.

+ Alex Guidry, OF, Brother Martin HS(2018)
A 5-foot-7, 168-pound outfielder with short, stocky frame. Solid defender with fluid footwork, clean exchange, playing through balls well. Long arm action into a high-3/4 release with accuracy on throws that produced a positional velocity of 76 mph. Right-handed hitter with a balanced setup, smooth load, short stride, solid lower half and solid balance. Pull type hitter with fluid rhythm, short path and quality bat speed that produced an exit velocity of 85 mph. Also posted a 8.09 60 yard dash.

+ Killian Hicks, OF, Ouachita Christian HS(2016)
A 6-foot-3, 175-pound outfielder with a long, lean, athletic frame. Solid defender with average hands and a clean exchange. Long arm action into a high-3/4 release with some accuracy on throws and a positional velocity of 69 mph. Right-handed hitter that hits from a balanced setup, no load, short stride and solid lower half. Line-drive type hitter with choppy rhythm, short path and bat speed that produced an exit velocity of 80 mph. Also posted a 7.25 60 yard dash.

+ Taylor Higgins, OF, Denham Springs HS(2017)
A 5-foot-10, 130-pound outfielder with a lean, athletic frame. Solid defender that showed a clean exchange, playing through balls nicely with a loose arm action into a high-3/4 release, and accuracy on throws that produced a positional velocity of 81 mph. Left-handed hitter that hits from a balanced setup, short stride, solid lower half, quality balance, line-drive type approach, fluid rhythm, level bat path and solid bat speed that produced an exit velocity of 78 mph. Also posted a 7.71 60 yard dash.

+ Seth Jarreau, OF, Dutchtown HS(2016)
A 6-foot, 165-pound outfielder with a lean, athletic frame. Quality athlete that posted a 7.13 60 yard dash. Solid defender that showed a clean exchange, playing through balls nicely with a long arm action into a ¾ release with accuracy on throws that produced a positional velocity of 80 mph. Right-handed hitter that hits from a balanced setup with no load, short stride, solid lower half and quality balance. Pull hitter that showed an in and out path with occasional rhythm and bat speed that produced an exit velocity of 77 mph.

+ Tyler Miller, OF, Lafayette HS(2016)
A 5-foot-6, 160 pound outfielder with a small, athletic frame. Quality athlete that showed fast twitch actions posting a 7.08 60 yard dash. Solid defender with a clean exchange, solid instincts and a long arm action into a high-3/4 release with accuracy on throws that produced a positional velocity of 76 mph. Right-handed hitter that hits from a balanced setup, smooth load, leg kick, solid lower half and quality balance. Line-drive type hitter that shows a short, compact path and solid bat speed that produced an exit velocity of 75 mph.

+ Austin Perrin, OF, Hahnville HS(2017)
A 5-foot-10, 181-pound outfielder with an average, strong frame. Solid defender with fluid footwork, clean exchange, playing through balls well. Short arm action into high-3/4 release with accuracy and carry on throws that produced a positional velocity of 82 mph. Left-handed hitter that hits from a balanced setup, smooth load, leg kick, explosive lower half, and solid balance. Gap to gap type hitter with fluid rhythm, creates quality extension and bat speed that produced an exit velocity of 85 mph.

+ Logan Stevens, OF, Northlake Christian HS(2018)
A 6-foot, 185-pound outfielder  with a strong, athletic frame. Solid defender with a clean exchange playing through balls well, long arm action into high-3/4 release with accuracy on throws and a positional velocity of 79 mph. Left-handed hitter that hits from a balanced setup, smooth load, leg kick and solid lower half. Gap to gap type hitter with fluid rhythm, short path and bat speed that produced an exit velocity of 81 mph. Also posted a 7.57 60 yard dash.

+ Tyler Theriot, OF, Brusly HS(2018)
A 6-foot-2, 150-pound outfielder  with a lean, athletic frame. Solid defender that showed a clean exchange, playing through balls well with a long arm action into a ¾ release with accuracy on throws and a positional velocity of 78 mph. Left-handed hitter that hits from a balanced setup, short stride, and solid lower half. Gap to gap type hitter with a slightly long path and early rhythm and bat speed that produced an exit velocity of 67 mph. Also posted a 7.35 60 yard dash.

+ Cade Tolar, OF, Brusly HS(2017)
A 5-foot-9, 140-pound outfielder with an average, athletic frame. Quality athlete that posted a 7.15 60 yard dash. Outstanding defender that showed a clean exchange, playing through balls well with a long arm action into a high-3/4 release with some accuracy on throws, arm strength and a positional velocity of 82 mph. Right-handed hitter with a balanced setup, short stride, solid lower half, and balance. Opposite field type approach with an in and out path and bat speed that recorded an exit velocity of 69 mph.

+ Sammy Waguespack, OF, Dutchtown HS(2017)
A 6-foot, 160-pound outfielder with a lean, athletic frame. Solid defensive outfielder with average hands, fluid footwork, clean exchange, and plays through balls well. Displayed a short arm action into a high-3/4 release with accuracy on throws that produced a positional velocity of 75 mph. Right-handed hitter that hits from a balanced setup with no stride, athletic lower half, solid balance and fluid rhythm. Displayed a line-drive type approach with a level bat path and quality bat speed that produced an exit velocity of 79 mph. Solid overall athlete that posted a 7.1 60 yard dash.

+ Zane Zepphuar, OF, St. Amant HS(2018)
A 5-foot-10, 170-pound outfielder with an average, athletic frame. Solid defender with fluid footwork, clean exchange, and plays through balls well. Long arm action into a ¾ release with accuracy on throws that produced a positional velocity of 83 mph. Left-handed hitter that hits from a balanced setup with a smooth load, leg kick, explosive lower half and solid balance. Gap to gap type hitter with fluid rhythm, creates quality extension and bat speed that produced an exit velocity of 78 mph. Also posted a 7.44 60 yard dash.

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