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Mid-Atlantic State Games: Blast Metrics Leaders


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Last weekend, 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 highlight the statistical leaders with the players who had the Top Hand Speed and Bat Speed during batting practice according to our Blast Sensors:

 

 

Top Hand Speed


Rank Name State School Class Pos Hand Speed (max)
1 Jake Mutter VA Tabb 2025 SS 25.4 mph
2 Carter Mitchell VA Collegiate 2025 1B 25.0 mph
3 Colin Langster VA Matoaca 2025 OF 24.8 mph
4 Gordon Cozad VA Oakton 2026 SS 24.5 mph
^ Logan Clark VA Halifax County 2026 OF 24.5 mph
5 Parker Kopp MD Tuscarora 2026 3B 24.4 mph
6 Jacob Bueno VA Hayfield Secondary 2026 SS 24.1 mph
7 Kevin Dean VA Kettle Run 2027 1B 24.0 mph
^ Dylan Waits VA Gonzaga 2026 SS 24.0 mph
8 Cam Bergen VA Nansemond-Suffolk Academy 2026 SS 23.9 mph
^ Ryan Vaxmonsky VA Paul VI 2026 1B 23.9 mph
9 JT Brown VA Matoaca High 2025 3B 23.8 mph
^ Chandler Howlett VA Gloucester 2026 SS 23.8 mph
^ Jackson Bell VA Goochland 2026 OF 23.8 mph
^ Michael Peverill VA Battlefield 2026 OF 23.8 mph
10 Ryan Canipe VA Smith Mountain Lake Christian 2026 1B 23.7 mph
^ Cole Cinnamond VA Great Bridge 2027 1B 23.7 mph
11 Jackson Hobbs VA Trinity Episcopal 2025 SS 23.6 mph
^ Dylan Amos VA Riverside 2026 RHP 23.6 mph
^ Wright Broadhead VA Highland School 2027 3B 23.6 mph
12 Josh Perez VA Spotyslvania 2026 RHP 23.5 mph
^ Andrew Davis VA Glen Allen 2025 SS 23.5 mph
13 Cooper Miskelly VA Heritage (Leesburg) 2026 2B 23.4 mph
14 Vincent Nguyen VA PDG Academy 2026 1B 23.3 mph
^ Jonathan Senker MD Georgetown Prep 2026 OF 23.3 mph
^ Grayson Reece VA Hanover 2026 SS 23.3 mph
15 Colton Hicks VA Independence 2026 SS 23.2 mph
^ Zachary Feit VA Riverside 2025 RHP 23.2 mph
^ Jacob Peacher VA Patriot 2026 SS 23.2 mph
16 Jack Longest VA King William 2025 SS 23.1 mph
^ Dan Ockerman VA MCLEAN HIGH 2026 LHP 23.1 mph
^ Lucas Sigafoose MD St. Mary's Ryken 2026 OF 23.1 mph
^ Dylan Rice MD St. Marys Ryken 2025 OF 23.1 mph
17 Landon Daniel MD Stephen Decatur 2026 C 22.9 mph
^ Eli Rittenhouse VA Fauquier 2025 2B 22.9 mph
18 Tripp Faison VA Frank W. Cox 2026 C 22.8 mph
^ Braden Knapp VA Westfield 2025 OF 22.8 mph
19 Jayden Davis VA Amherst County 2026 OF 22.6 mph
20 Grant Shiflett VA Albemarle 2026 1B 22.5 mph
^ Andrew Griffin VA Great Bridge 2026 2B 22.5 mph
^ Jeffery Cook VA Brentsville 2025 1B 22.5 mph

 

Top Bat Speed

Rank Name State School Class Pos Bat Speed (max)
1 Vincent Nguyen VA PDG Academy 2026 1B 83.6 mph
2 Ben Drinkwine VA Lightridge 2026 OF 82.9 mph
3 Ryan Vaxmonsky VA Paul VI 2026 1B 82.5 mph
4 Carter Mitchell VA Collegiate 2025 1B 82.1 mph
5 Ian Weber VA Centreville 2025 C 80.7 mph
6 Jayden Davis VA Amherst County 2026 OF 80.0 mph
7 Elijah Childress VA John Battle 2025 3B 79.7 mph
8 Jeffery Cook VA Brentsville 2025 1B 78.6 mph
9 Jackson Bell VA Goochland 2026 OF 77.9 mph
10 Joshua Hall, Jr. VA Liberty Christian Academy 2025 3B 77.5 mph
^ Brady Elrod VA Hanover 2026 OF 77.5 mph
11 Trent Lopez MD Bethesda-CC 2025 OF 77.3 mph
12 Landon Daniel MD Stephen Decatur 2026 C 77.2 mph
13 Logan Clark VA Halifax County 2026 OF 76.8 mph
^ Andrew Davis VA Glen Allen 2025 SS 76.8 mph
14 Chase Chamberlain VA Atlee 2025 C 76.2 mph
15 Austin Crew VA Ocean Lakes 2025 OF 75.9 mph
16 Bryce Lyle VA 2026 C 75.8 mph
17 Will Eppard VA East Rockingham 2025 1B 75.2 mph
^ Colton Hicks VA Independence 2026 SS 75.2 mph
18 Luke Thoreson VA Stone Bridge 2025 OF 75.1 mph
19 Charles Tobler III VA Deep Creek 2026 OF 74.9 mph
^ Max Lusk VA Battlefield 2026 RHP 74.9 mph
20 Ryan Watson VA Greenbrier Christian Academy 2027 1B 74.8 mph

 

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