Uncommitted Spotlight- '17 Danny Deis, OF, Wayzata

By Rob Allison
Prep Baseball Report Minnesota

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Danny Deis 

Name: Danny Deis
Position: OF
Class: 2017
Height/Weight: 5-foot-10, 160-pounds
High School: Wayzata
PBR MN Rank: #78 in MN 2017 Rankings

Evaluation:  6/20/16- 5-foot-10, 170-pound right-handed hitting outfielder. 7.01 runner. Controlled inverted C load, consistent solid contact, gap to gap approach, from line drive swing plane, 78 mph exit velocity. Appropriate footwork and actions in outfield with quick release. Short arm action producing 85 mph throws with accuracy to target.

PBR: What schools have you been hearing from?
DEIS: University of Mary, Northern State, Minot State, Luther, Upper Iowa, UW-Stout, University of Nebraska-Omaha and South Dakota State University.

PBR: Have you taken any visits? Do you have any scheduled in the near future?
DEIS: No visits scheduled.

PBR: Are you looking for anything in particular in a school? (Example: high academics, certain academic program, local, etc.)
DEIS: I just want to find a school that is strong academically and also a level of baseball where I can compete and contribute.

PBR: What were some of the highlights of your junior year?
DEIS: State championship with Wayzata, All-Conference in the Lake Conference, my combined season and postseason batting average was .431.

PBR: What are your goals for this year? 
DEIS: Increase my bat speed and arm strength.

PBR: Do you play any other sports?
DEIS: I also play football.

DEIS: I have a 26 ACT and my GPA is 3.4.