Prep Baseball Report

MASG Superlatives: Best Hit Tool-Upperclassmen


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MD/DE/VA/DC Coverage

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During the first weekend of November, over 210 players from Pennsylvania, Maryland, Delaware, Virginia, and DC descended on War Memorial Stadium and Nansemond River High School in Hampton and Suffolk, Virginia for the 2023 Mid-Atlantic State Games. As we get into our breakdown of the event over the next few weeks, we continue to break down the event by handing out superlatives for outstanding performances, next for the Upperclassment with the Best Hit Tool: 
 



Diego Aguilera

Class of 2025 / SS

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2025
  • Primary Position: SS
    Secondary Position: 2B
  • High School: Mechanicsville
    State: VA
  • Summer Team: richmond braves platinum 2025
  • Height: 5-9
    Weight: 160lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R




Max Altieri

Class of 2025 / 3B

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2025
  • Primary Position: 3B
    Secondary Position: 2B
  • High School: Powhatan
    State: VA
  • Summer Team: Rba Southies
  • Height: 5-8
    Weight: 165lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R



Jimmy Burpoe

Class of 2025 / SS

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2025
  • Primary Position: SS
    Secondary Position: 2B
  • High School: Lightridge
    State: VA
  • Summer Team: Dirtbags Prime 2025
  • Height: 5-11
    Weight: 170lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R



Elijah Childress

Class of 2025 / 3B

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2025
  • Primary Position: 3B
    Secondary Position: SS
  • High School: John Battle
    State: VA
  • Summer Team: REB Sports Academy
  • Height: 6-2
    Weight: 190lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R



Andrew Davis

Class of 2025 / SS

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2025
  • Primary Position: SS
    Secondary Position: RHP
  • High School: Glen Allen
    State: VA
  • Summer Team: RBA West Seminoles 17u McQueen
  • Height: 5-11
    Weight: 190lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R




Dylan Deyoung

Class of 2024 / OF

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2024
  • Primary Position: OF
    Secondary Position: LHP
  • High School: Gloucester
    State: VA
  • Summer Team: Invaders Baseball
  • Height: 6-0
    Weight: 165lbs
  • Bat/Throw: L/L




Jameson Dick

Class of 2025 / C

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2025
  • Primary Position: C
    Secondary Position: OF
  • High School: Grassfield
    State: VA
  • Summer Team: Ironbridge Showcase 2025
  • Height: 6-0
    Weight: 160lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R





Braden Knapp

Class of 2025 / OF

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2025
  • Primary Position: OF
    Secondary Position: LHP
  • High School: Westfield
    State: VA
  • Summer Team: Canes Scout North
  • Height: 5-11
    Weight: 165lbs
  • Bat/Throw: L/L



Parker Kopp

Class of 2026 / 3B

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2026
  • Primary Position: 3B
    Secondary Position: 1B
  • High School: Tuscarora
    State: MD
  • Summer Team: Dig In Baseball
  • Height: 6-1
    Weight: 195lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R






Jack Longest

Class of 2025 / SS

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2025
  • Primary Position: SS
    Secondary Position: 3B
  • High School: King William
    State: VA
  • Summer Team: Richmond Braves
  • Height: 6-0
    Weight: 170lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R





Trent Lopez

Class of 2025 / OF

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2025
  • Primary Position: OF
  • High School: Bethesda-CC
    State: MD
  • Summer Team: U.S. Elite
  • Height: 5-10
    Weight: 185lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R





Noah Namkoong

Class of 2025 / OF

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2025
  • Primary Position: OF
    Secondary Position: 2B
  • High School: Mills Godwin
    State: VA
  • Summer Team: MPH101
  • Height: 6-2
    Weight: 195lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R




Chase Obstgarten

Class of 2025 / OF

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2025
  • Primary Position: OF
    Secondary Position: RHP
  • High School: Independence
    State: VA
  • Summer Team: Dirtbags Platinum 2025
  • Height: 6-0
    Weight: 180lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R




Benjamin Phillips

Class of 2025 / LHP

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2025
  • Primary Position: LHP
    Secondary Position: 1B
  • High School: Carroll County
    State: VA
  • Summer Team: NRV Tigers
  • Height: 6-3
    Weight: 190lbs
  • Bat/Throw: L/L



Jose Ruiz

Class of 2024 / SS

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2024
  • Primary Position: SS
    Secondary Position: 2B
  • High School: Deep Creek
    State: VA
  • Summer Team: Team Max Bat
  • Height: 5-8
    Weight: 150lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R



Brady Shaw

Class of 2025 / OF

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2025
  • Primary Position: OF
  • High School: Loudoun County
    State: VA
  • Summer Team: Nova Premier 16U Orange
  • Height: 5-9
    Weight: 160lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R



Connor Smith

Class of 2025 / C

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2025
  • Primary Position: C
    Secondary Position: OF
  • High School: Warwick
    State: VA
  • Summer Team: Peninsula Pirates 17u
  • Height: 6-2
    Weight: 210lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R



Gage Strucko

Class of 2025 / SS

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2025
  • Primary Position: SS
    Secondary Position: RHP
  • High School: Briar Woods
    State: VA
  • Summer Team: Richmond Braves
  • Height: 6-1
    Weight: 175lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R



Luke Thoreson

Class of 2025 / OF

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2025
  • Primary Position: OF
    Secondary Position: RHP
  • High School: Stone Bridge
    State: VA
  • Summer Team: Virginia Sharks
  • Height: 6-1
    Weight: 190lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R



Dominic Tilden

Class of 2025 / SS

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2025
  • Primary Position: SS
    Secondary Position: 3B
  • High School: Patriot
    State: VA
  • Summer Team: Canes
  • Height: 6-2
    Weight: 172lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R




Graham Ward

Class of 2025 / 3B

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2025
  • Primary Position: 3B
    Secondary Position: RHP
  • High School: North Stafford
    State: VA
  • Summer Team: Richmond Braves Platinum
  • Height: 6-0
    Weight: 180lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R