Super 60 Spotlight: Cooper Kelly


By Andy Sroka
Illinois and Wisconsin Assistant Director

On Sunday, Feb. 6, Prep Baseball Report will host the 20th edition of its prestigious, flagship event: the Super 60 Pro Showcase. Since the event’s inception in 2003, more than 300 players have been selected in the MLB Draft, including 25 first-round picks and 26 second-rounders.

We've started our march toward the Super 60 by highlighting the prospects set to join us, shining a light on their impressive player profiles that they've groomed through their high school careers, leading them to this point, vying for the attention of the pro scouting community.

Cooper Kelly

Class of 2022 / SS

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2022
  • Primary Position: SS
    Secondary Position: 2B
  • High School: Blue Valley Southwest
    State: KS
  • Summer Team: KC Royals Scout Team
  • Height: 6-2
    Weight: 190lbs
  • Bat/Throw: S/R

Statistics

Pitching
85
Max FB
(07/08/20)
80 - 83
FB
(07/08/20)
66 - 70
CB
(07/08/20)
Pitching
Max FB
85
FB
80 - 83
CB
66 - 70
Position
6.92
60-yard
(09/05/21)
88
INF Velo
(02/06/22)
94
Exit Velo
(02/06/22)
4.08
H-1st
(02/14/21)
Position
60-yard
7
INF Velo
88
Exit Velo
94
Position
60-yard
6.92
INF Velo
87
Position
INF Velo
86
H-1st
4.08
Exit Velo
92
Position
60-yard
7.45
INF Velo
85
Exit Velo
85
Trackman - Hitting
94.2
Exit Velocity (max)
(09/05/21)
87.7
Exit Velocity (avg)
(02/06/22)
268
Distance (avg)
(09/05/21)
362
Distance (max)
(09/05/21)
33
Hard Hit %
(02/06/22)
61
Sweet Spot %
(09/05/21)
44
Line Drive %
(02/14/21)
64.3
Fly Ball %
(09/05/21)
50
Ground Ball %
(02/14/21)
Trackman - Hitting
Exit Velocity (max)
93.7
Exit Velocity (avg)
87.7
Distance (avg)
253
Distance (max)
340
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Trackman - Hitting
Exit Velocity (max)
94.2
Exit Velocity (avg)
80
Distance (avg)
268
Distance (max)
362
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Trackman - Hitting
Exit Velocity (max)
92.7
Exit Velocity (avg)
84.7
Distance (avg)
143
Distance (max)
263
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Blast - Hitting
25.3
Hand Speed (max)
(02/14/21)
23.3
Hand Speed (avg)
(02/14/21)
77.6
Bat Speed (max)
(02/14/21)
72.2
Bat Speed (avg)
(02/14/21)
21.7
Rot. Acc (max)
(02/14/21)
14.2
Rot. Acc (avg)
(02/14/21)
75
On Plane Eff (avg)
(02/14/21)
85
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
(02/14/21)
Blast - Hitting
Hand Speed (max)
24.3
Hand Speed (avg)
22.3
Bat Speed (max)
70.9
Bat Speed (avg)
68.2
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
Blast - Hitting
Hand Speed (max)
23.3
Hand Speed (avg)
21.6
Bat Speed (max)
72.1
Bat Speed (avg)
67.3
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
Blast - Hitting
Hand Speed (max)
25.3
Hand Speed (avg)
23.3
Bat Speed (max)
77.6
Bat Speed (avg)
72.2
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency

Vizual_Edge

Visual Skills
52.60
Edge Score
(02/06/22)
Visual Skills
Edge Score
52.6

Swift

Swift
2.14
10-yd
(02/06/22)
4.38
30-yd
(02/06/22)
7.51
60-yd
(02/06/22)
19.6
Run speed (max)
(02/06/22)
8.0
Run Speed (avg)
(02/06/22)
3.24
RSi (max)
(02/06/22)
1.34
RSi (avg)
(02/06/22)
1845
Jump Power (max)
(02/06/22)
30.9
Jump Height (max)
(02/06/22)
17.6
Jump Height (avg)
(02/06/22)
Swift
10-yd
2.14
30-yd
4.38
60-yd
7.51
Run speed (max)
19.6
Run Speed (avg)
8
RSi (max)
3.24
RSi (avg)
1.34
Jump Power (max)
1845
Jump Height (max)
30.9
Jump Height (avg)
17.6

Scouting Report

2/14/21

Positional Profile: SS

Body: 6-foot-1, 185-pound well-built and athletic frame. 

Hit: SWITCH.  At the plate starts with an athletic posture from both sides of the plate and utilizes a short two tap stride with good rhythm.  Likes to play the ball deeper in the zone and has a short bat path with very quick hands.  Gets good extension through the ball and is showing some present strength at contact.  Explosive bat speed from both sides of the plate.  Level bat path and does a good job of matching plane.

Power:  92 mph exit velocity from the tee. 

Arm: RH.  INF-86 mph.  High ¾ arm slot with a very quick hand and loose arm action. 

Defense: In the infield maintains good athletic position throughout the fielding process.  Very clean feet and routes to the ball.  Exchanges are clean and quick.  Showcases good lateral movement and ability to cover ground.  Good feel for the control of the body and also has very soft hands.  Projects to stay in the middle of the diamond at the next level.  Very good overall defender.

Run: 4.08 runner from home to first.


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