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2024 Central Ohio Preseason ID Advanced Metrics: Hitting Leaderboard


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We would like to thank all who participated in PBR Ohio's 2024 Central Ohio Preseason ID. This was a great opportunity for the 2024-2027 prospects to be put on college radars. Many players impressed during their individual workouts at the showcase. Below we have the complete statistical results from the event as well as the top performers across various different categories.

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2024 Central Ohio Preseason ID Advanced Metrics: Trackman Analytics - Hitting Leaderboard

Top Trackman Exit Speed (Max)

Rank Name State School Class Pos Exit Velocity (max)
1 Luke Chilicki OH Olentangy 2026 3B 96.4 mph
2 Ben Winge OH Wooster 2025 SS 96.3 mph
3 Cael Kogge OH Pickerington Central 2026 RHP 96.3 mph
4 Kaden Gebhardt OH Olentangy 2026 OF 96.3 mph
5 Myles Crockett OH Pickerington North 2026 OF 95.8 mph
6 Keegan Snyder OH Unioto 2025 C 94.9 mph
7 Wyatt Lidke OH Olentangy Orange 2025 OF 94.3 mph
8 Jayden Collins OH Highland Marengo 2026 3B 94.2 mph
9 Zach Church OH Highland 2026 C 94.1 mph
10 Vincent Mertz OH Bishop Hartley 2025 OF 93.9 mph

Top Trackman Exit Speed (Average)

Rank Name State School Class Pos Exit Velocity (avg)
1 Cael Kogge OH Pickerington Central 2026 RHP 92.3 mph
2 Ben Winge OH Wooster 2025 SS 89.3 mph
3 Zach Church OH Highland 2026 C 89.2 mph
4 Keegan Snyder OH Unioto 2025 C 89.1 mph
5 Jayden Collins OH Highland Marengo 2026 3B 88.7 mph
6 Luke Chilicki OH Olentangy 2026 3B 88.5 mph
7 Landon Arnold OH Olentangy Berlin 2027 3B 87.9 mph
8 Nicholas Hood OH Toledo St. Francis De Sales 2026 2B 87.2 mph
9 Jake Taylor OH Central Crossing High School 2026 RHP 87.1 mph
10 Myles Crockett OH Pickerington North 2026 OF 86.6 mph

Top Trackman Distance (Max)

Rank Name State School Class Pos Distance (max)
1 Kaden Gebhardt OH Olentangy 2026 OF 345 ft
2 Wyatt Lidke OH Olentangy Orange 2025 OF 343 ft
3 Cael Kogge OH Pickerington Central 2026 RHP 340 ft
4 Vincent Mertz OH Bishop Hartley 2025 OF 333 ft
5 Landon Arnold OH Olentangy Berlin 2027 3B 331 ft
6 AJ Clymer OH Olentangy Liberty 2026 OF 327 ft
7 Nic Stumpf OH Kenton Ridge 2026 3B 327 ft
8 Cooper Lykins OH Northmont 2025 C 321 ft
9 Luke Chilicki OH Olentangy 2026 3B 320 ft
10 Drew Altizer OH Highland 2024 1B 316 ft

Top Trackman Distance (Average)

Rank Name State School Class Pos Distance (avg)
1 Nic Stumpf OH Kenton Ridge 2026 3B 257 ft
2 Wyatt Lidke OH Olentangy Orange 2025 OF 236 ft
3 Riley Reeves OH Northridge-Johnstown 2027 OF 230 ft
4 Joey Frey OH St. Ignatius 2025 C 229 ft
5 Jack Schreck OH Lebanon High School 2025 C 217 ft
6 Ben Winge OH Wooster 2025 SS 216 ft
7 Vincent Mertz OH Bishop Hartley 2025 OF 214 ft
8 Graham Triplett OH Gahanna Lincoln 2027 SS 210 ft
9 Keegan Snyder OH Unioto 2025 C 205 ft
10 Vande Holser OH Grove City 2026 LHP 203 ft

Hard Hit Percentage

Rank Name State School Class Pos Hard Hit %
1 Cael Kogge OH Pickerington Central 2026 RHP 75 %
2 Ben Winge OH Wooster 2025 SS 62 %
^ Jayden Collins OH Highland Marengo 2026 3B 62 %
3 Luke Chilicki OH Olentangy 2026 3B 54 %
4 Myles Crockett OH Pickerington North 2026 OF 50 %
^ Zach Church OH Highland 2026 C 50 %
^ Keegan Snyder OH Unioto 2025 C 50 %
^ Vincent Mertz OH Bishop Hartley 2025 OF 50 %
5 Jake Neff OH Big Walnut 2026 SS 44 %
^ Alexander Melo OH St. Francis DeSales 2025 OF 44 %
6 Breyan Stewart OH Archbishop Hoban 2027 C 42 %
7 Jake Taylor OH Central Crossing High School 2026 RHP 37 %
8 Wyatt Lidke OH Olentangy Orange 2025 OF 28 %
9 Nicholas Hood OH Toledo St. Francis De Sales 2026 2B 25 %
^ Landon Arnold OH Olentangy Berlin 2027 3B 25 %
^ Kane Stephey OH Newark Catholic 2026 SS 25 %
^ Samuel Nielsen OH Wooster 2025 1B 25 %
10 Luke Heckert OH Lake Center Christian 2026 OF 22 %
^ Matt Galich OH Bishop Hartley 2026 RHP 22 %

2024 Central Ohio Preseason ID Advanced Metrics: Blast Analytics Leaderboard

Top Blast Hand Speed (Max)

Rank Name State School Class Pos Hand Speed (max)
1 Kaden Gebhardt OH Olentangy 2026 OF 25.6 mph
2 Braylen Jehnzen OH Olentangy Berlin 2026 LHP 24.7 mph
3 Cameron Birch OH Olentangy 2025 1B 24.0 mph
4 Brady McClain OH St. Francis DeSales 2025 2B 23.8 mph
5 Luke Chilicki OH Olentangy 2026 3B 23.7 mph
6 Matt Galich OH Bishop Hartley 2026 RHP 23.5 mph
7 Samuel Nielsen OH Wooster 2025 1B 23.4 mph
8 Seth Keyhoe OH Upper Arlington 2027 SS 23.3 mph
^ Wyatt Lidke OH Olentangy Orange 2025 OF 23.3 mph
9 Zach Church OH Highland 2026 C 23.2 mph
^ Caiden Holcomb OH Olentangy Orange 2026 OF 23.2 mph
10 Keegan Snyder OH Unioto 2025 C 22.4 mph
^ Gavin Wiggand OH Sparta Highland 2025 C 22.4 mph

Top Blast Hand Speed (Average)

Rank Name State School Class Pos Hand Speed (avg)
1 Kaden Gebhardt OH Olentangy 2026 OF 24.7 mph
2 Braylen Jehnzen OH Olentangy Berlin 2026 LHP 23.7 mph
3 Brady McClain OH St. Francis DeSales 2025 2B 23.3 mph
4 Luke Chilicki OH Olentangy 2026 3B 22.8 mph
5 Caiden Holcomb OH Olentangy Orange 2026 OF 22.5 mph
6 Samuel Nielsen OH Wooster 2025 1B 22.2 mph
7 Matt Galich OH Bishop Hartley 2026 RHP 22.1 mph
8 Seth Keyhoe OH Upper Arlington 2027 SS 22.1 mph
9 Ean Conn OH Wheelersburg 2027 RHP 21.9 mph
10 Gavin Wiggand OH Sparta Highland 2025 C 21.7 mph

Top Blast Bat Speed (Average)

Rank Name State School Class Pos Bat Speed (avg)
1 Landon Arnold OH Olentangy Berlin 2027 3B 75.4 mph
2 Luke Chilicki OH Olentangy 2026 3B 74.8 mph
3 Luke Heckert OH Lake Center Christian 2026 OF 74.0 mph
4 Evan Chmielewski OH Copley 2025 SS 73.5 mph
5 Joey Frey OH St. Ignatius 2025 C 73.2 mph
6 Cael Kogge OH Pickerington Central 2026 RHP 73.1 mph
7 Kaden Gebhardt OH Olentangy 2026 OF 73.1 mph
8 Wyatt Lidke OH Olentangy Orange 2025 OF 72.5 mph
9 Jayden Collins OH Highland Marengo 2026 3B 72.0 mph
10 Cameron Birch OH Olentangy 2025 1B 71.9 mph

Top Blast Rotational Acceleration (Max)

Rank Name State School Class Pos Rot. Acc (max)
1 Kaden Gebhardt OH Olentangy 2026 OF 30.2 g
2 Caiden Holcomb OH Olentangy Orange 2026 OF 29.1 g
3 Griffin Zavislak OH Olentangy Orange 2026 OF 25.1 g
4 Braylen Jehnzen OH Olentangy Berlin 2026 LHP 24.8 g
5 Brady McClain OH St. Francis DeSales 2025 2B 23.4 g
6 Niko Jacob OH Saint Clairsville 2026 SS 22.9 g
7 Nicholas Nardell OH New Albany 2027 2B 22.8 g
8 Rocco Bucci OH Olentangy 2027 OF 22.4 g
9 Zach Church OH Highland 2026 C 22.0 g
10 Alec Schaublin OH Tinora 2025 C 21.6 g

Top Blast Rotational Acceleration (Average)

Rank Name State School Class Pos Rot. Acc (avg)
1 Kaden Gebhardt OH Olentangy 2026 OF 25.3 g
2 Caiden Holcomb OH Olentangy Orange 2026 OF 24.9 g
3 Griffin Zavislak OH Olentangy Orange 2026 OF 21.0 g
4 Braylen Jehnzen OH Olentangy Berlin 2026 LHP 21.0 g
5 Zach Church OH Highland 2026 C 19.4 g
6 Brady McClain OH St. Francis DeSales 2025 2B 19.0 g
7 Alec Schaublin OH Tinora 2025 C 18.9 g
8 Rocco Bucci OH Olentangy 2027 OF 18.3 g
9 Nic Stumpf OH Kenton Ridge 2026 3B 18.1 g
10 Alexander Melo OH St. Francis DeSales 2025 OF 17.6 g

Top Blast On Plane Efficiency %

Rank Name State School Class Pos On Plane Eff (avg)
1 Brock Jackson OH Hilliard Darby 2027 OF 93 %
2 Carter Russell OH Big Walnut High School 2026 OF 89 %
3 Griffin Zavislak OH Olentangy Orange 2026 OF 86 %
4 Rocco Bucci OH Olentangy 2027 OF 83 %
^ JT Murphy OH Bishop Hartley 2025 SS 83 %
5 Connor Newbery OH Olentangy HS 2026 LHP 82 %
6 Nicholas Nardell OH New Albany 2027 2B 81 %
7 Alec Schaublin OH Tinora 2025 C 80 %
8 Conner Sullivan OH Johnstown High School 2026 OF 78 %
9 Alexander Melo OH St. Francis DeSales 2025 OF 77 %
10 Brady McClain OH St. Francis DeSales 2025 2B 76 %

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