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Mid-Atlantic State Games: Breaking Ball Spin Leaders


PBR Staff
MD/DE/VA/DC Coverage

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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 Top Spinning breaking balls:

 

 

Top Curveball Max Spin

Rank Name State School Class Pos Spin Rate (max)
1 Dylan Herr VA Lightridge 2026 RHP 2738 rpm
2 Jayden Davis VA Amherst County 2026 OF 2726 rpm
3 Blake O'Berry VA Menchville 2027 SS 2573 rpm
4 Bo White MD Landon 2026 RHP 2547 rpm
5 Nick Newburn VA Langley 2025 RHP 2516 rpm
6 Aaron Van Tuyle VA Heritage (Leesburg) 2025 OF 2490 rpm
7 Aaron Caughlin VA Brentsville District 2025 RHP 2490 rpm
8 Will Hodges VA Hanover 2026 RHP 2465 rpm
9 Vincent Nguyen VA PDG Academy 2026 1B 2422 rpm
10 Liam Cardman VA West Potomac 2025 RHP 2419 rpm
11 Luke Thoreson VA Stone Bridge 2025 OF 2408 rpm
12 Matthew Feldmann VA Independence 2026 RHP 2400 rpm
13 Spencer Gilcrest MD Walter Johnson 2026 LHP 2385 rpm
14 Ethan Hudson VA Osbourn City 2026 RHP 2383 rpm
15 Dan Sperling VA Poquoson 2026 RHP 2383 rpm
16 Luke Baker VA Freedom 2025 SS 2330 rpm
17 Jayden Grant VA Manchester 2026 RHP 2308 rpm
18 Ayden Mills VA Windsor 2027 3B 2287 rpm
19 Hunter Dunst MD Calvert Hall 2027 3B 2267 rpm
20 Benjamin Favreau VA Mechanicsville 2026 LHP 2249 rpm

 

Top Slider Max Spin


Rank Name State School Class Pos Spin Rate (max)
1 Dylan Amos VA Riverside 2026 RHP 2611 rpm
2 Josh Perez VA Spotyslvania 2026 RHP 2587 rpm
3 Brady Elrod VA Hanover 2026 OF 2555 rpm
4 Luke Thoreson VA Stone Bridge 2025 OF 2538 rpm
5 Hudson Longendyke VA Loudoun County 2026 RHP 2495 rpm
6 Hunter Dunst MD Calvert Hall 2027 3B 2461 rpm
7 Casey Thomas VA Carlisle 2025 RHP 2453 rpm
8 Blake O'Berry VA Menchville 2027 SS 2438 rpm
9 Aaron Van Tuyle VA Heritage (Leesburg) 2025 OF 2433 rpm
10 Bryce Krines VA Hanover 2026 RHP 2414 rpm
11 Graham Ward VA North Stafford 2025 3B 2379 rpm
12 Evan Salapka VA Atlee 2026 RHP 2364 rpm
13 Colton Hicks VA Independence 2026 SS 2352 rpm
14 Cooper Bush VA Grafton 2026 C 2335 rpm
15 Lorenzo Cafferillo VA Charlottesville 2026 C 2310 rpm
16 Wyatt Osborne VA South County 2026 RHP 2309 rpm
17 Matthew Feldmann VA Independence 2026 RHP 2297 rpm
18 Zachary Feit VA Riverside 2025 RHP 2287 rpm
19 Logan Clark VA Halifax County 2026 OF 2286 rpm
20 Jake Mutter VA Tabb 2025 SS 2257 rpm

To see the full stat release click here