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Best of 2021: Max Fastball Leaders


By: Diego Solares
Associate Scout, Staff Writer

The PBR Washington staff hosted more than 20 showcases in 2021 – from invite-only events for select prospects, events for incoming freshmen, unsigned seniors, and the list goes on. Before we close the book on 2021 for good, we're going to check out some of the top showcase performances of last year.

To make your mark at a PBR showcase in 2022, check out the recently released Washington winter 2022 calendar.

Below you'll find the hardest fastballs by Washington products over the last calendar year, separated by grad class.


MAX FASTBALL LEADERS

2022

Rank Name State School Class Pos Velocity (max)
1
JR Ritchie WA Bainbridge Island 2022 RHP 96 mph
2
Jackson Cox WA Toutle Lake 2022 RHP 95 mph
3
Payton Graham WA Kamiakin 2022 RHP 93 mph
4
Ryan Orr WA Tumwater 2022 RHP 92 mph
5
Felix Schlede WA West Seattle 2022 RHP 91 mph
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Taber Fast WA Olympia 2022 LHP 91 mph
6
Wyatt Jones WA Puyallup 2022 RHP 90 mph
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Chris McClean WA Cedar Park Christian 2022 RHP 90 mph
7
Blake Smith WA Tumwater 2022 RHP 89 mph
^ Hunter Hyatt WA Bellevue 2022 LHP 89 mph
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Justin Feld WA Cedar Park Christian 2022 RHP 89 mph
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Oliver Ward WA North Creek 2022 RHP 89 mph
8
Grant Cunningham WA Seattle Prep 2022 RHP 88 mph
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Gibson Marshall-Inman WA Edmonds Woodway 2022 RHP 88 mph
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Harris Smajic WA Hazen 2022 RHP 88 mph
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Jordan Hanson WA Tumwater 2022 RHP 88 mph
9
R'Mani Adams WA Decatur Golden Gators 2022 RHP 87 mph
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Adison Mattix WA Mountlake Terrace 2022 RHP 87 mph
10
Jeramiah Crain WA Puyallup 2022 3B 86 mph
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Sam Boyle WA Columbia River 2022 LHP 86 mph
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Casey Sabiers WA Bishop Blanchet 2022 RHP 86 mph
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Nikki Scott WA Heritage 2022 RHP 86 mph
11
Elijah Higginbottom WA Sumner 2022 RHP 85 mph
^ Jake Smith WA Mount Si 2022 RHP 85 mph
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Isaac Marchand WA Kentwood 2022 OF 85 mph
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Easton Espinoza WA Chiawana 2022 3B 85 mph
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Caleb Wanaka WA Peninsula 2022 3B 85 mph
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Simon Adams WA O'Dea 2022 RHP 85 mph
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Rece Allensworth WA Ballard 2022 RHP 85 mph
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Brayden Tanaka WA Bellevue 2022 OF 85 mph
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Dresden Tyler WA Mead
2022 RHP 85 mph


2023

Rank Name State School Class Pos Velocity (max)
1
Brady Foster WA O'Dea 2023 RHP 90 mph
2
Bjorn Johnson WA Lincoln 2023 LHP 89 mph
3
Brody Mills WA West Valley 2023 LHP 87 mph
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Luke Gurr WA Skyline 2023 RHP 87 mph
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Michael Getzinger WA Moses Lake 2023 RHP 87 mph
^ Sebastian David WA Lakeside 2023 RHP 87 mph
4
Brady Trombello WA Prairie 2023 RHP 86 mph
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Dylan Strom WA Ferndale 2023 RHP 86 mph
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Logan Anderson WA Shorewood 2023 RHP 86 mph
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Nicolas Davia WA Eastlake 2023 SS 86 mph
5
Miles Gosztola WA West Seattle 2023 LHP 85 mph
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Terence Hayes Jr. WA Liberty 2023 RHP 85 mph
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Carson Ackermann WA Woodinville 2023 C 85 mph
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Parker Norah WA Mount SI 2023 3B 85 mph
6
Jacob Bresnahan WA Sumner 2023 LHP 84 mph
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Matthew Blackmon WA Federal Way 2023 3B 84 mph
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Austin Crawford WA Federal Way 2023 3B 84 mph
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Tyler Mclellan WA Timberline 2023 RHP 84 mph
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Edgar Nakamura WA Mercer Island 2023 LHP 84 mph
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Dylan Osborne WA Union 2023 OF 84 mph
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Alex Chamberlain WA Mount Si 2023 1B 84 mph
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Miles Durvasula WA Ingraham 2023 RHP 84 mph
^ Braden Hartley WA Rochester 2023 RHP 84 mph
^ Brad Johnson WA Marysville Getchell 2023 RHP 84 mph
^ Elias Oster WA Liberty 2023 RHP 84 mph


2024

Rank Name State School Class Pos Velocity (max)
1
Tyler Jones WA Woodinville 2024 RHP 85 mph
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Luke Klooster WA O'Dea 2024 C 85 mph
2
Riley Sams WA Richland 2024 RHP 84 mph
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Nick Fazio WA Emerald Ridge 2024 RHP 84 mph
^ Nicholas Saelens WA Lincoln 2024 RHP 84 mph
3
Brady Rhoades WA Shelton 2024 RHP 83 mph
4
Dylan Peay WA Eastside Catholic 2024 3B 82 mph
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Coleman Hollabaugh WA Kennedy Catholic 2024 OF 82 mph
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Easton O'Neal WA West Valley 2024 C 82 mph
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Ethan Hogan WA Monroe 2024 SS 82 mph
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Noah Sorensen WA North Kitsap 2024 RHP 82 mph
5
Chase Kreuger WA Sumner 2024 RHP 81 mph
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Freddy Frias Moreno WA Auburn 2024 SS 81 mph
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Rohne Klein WA Liberty 2024 3B 81 mph
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Alec Ammerman WA Richland 2024 RHP 81 mph
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Wes Lynch WA O'Dea 2024 3B 81 mph
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Easton O'Neal WA West Valley 2024 C 81 mph
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Braden Fridgen WA Seattle Prep 2024 3B 81 mph
6
Michael LeJuene WA Bellarmine Prep 2024 LHP 80 mph
^ Cooper Kleinow WA Grandview 2024 INF 80 mph
^ Connor Schuneman WA Skyline 2024 RHP 80 mph


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