JJ Hunter
JJ Hunter
JJ Hunter
JJ Hunter
JJ Hunter
JJ Hunter
JJ Hunter
JJ Hunter

CLASS OF 2024

C
3B

JJ
Hunter

Lasalle Institute (HS) • NY
5-11 • 195LBS • R/R
Travel Team: MVP Beast - NY 2024

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TrackMan Hitting
Blast
TrackMan Pitching
Pitch Scores
Pitching Velos
Swift
Visual Edge
News
Comments
Contact

Best Of Stats

Hitting
22.8
Hand Speed (max)
2/23/22
70.8
Bat Speed (max)
6/04/22
12.3
Rot. Acc (max)
6/30/21
-
Hard Hit %
Power
92.6
Exit Velocity (max)
6/30/21
85.9
Exit Velocity (avg)
6/30/21
332
Distance (max)
6/30/21
70
Sweet Spot %
6/04/22
Run
7.99
60-yard
6/04/22
-
30-yd
-
10-yd
15.4
Run speed (max)
6/04/22
Defense
83
INF Velo
2/23/22
77
OF Velo
7/15/20
75
C Velo
6/04/22
2.11 - 2.19
Pop Time
6/30/21
Pitching

Fastball

81.2
Velocity (max)
6/30/21
78.6 - 80.6
Velo Range
6/30/21
2208
Spin Rate (avg)
6/30/21

Changeup

67 - 70
Velo Range
7/30/20
1624
Spin Rate (avg)
6/30/21

Curveball

62.8 - 67.8
Velo Range
6/30/21
2008
Spin Rate (avg)
3/27/21

Slider

61.5 - 65.4
Velo Range
3/27/21
2013
Spin Rate (avg)
3/27/21

Positional Tools

2022
2021
2020
2019
60 Yard Dash
7.99
Pop Time
2.12 - 2.33
Catcher Velocity
75.0
Infield Velocity
83.0
Power / Speed Score
11.3
60 Yard Dash
8.02
Pop Time
2.11 - 2.34
Catcher Velocity
68.0
Infield Velocity
74.0
Power / Speed Score
11.6
60 Yard Dash
8.17
Home to First
4.59
Pop Time
2.21 - 2.45
Catcher Velocity
68.0
Outfield Velocity
77.0
Power / Speed Score
10.7
Catcher Velocity
74.0
2022 Team Beast Scout Day
Jun 4, 2022
Position
7.99
60-yard
2.22 - 2.33
Pop Time
75
C Velo
2022 Preseason All-State - Capital Region
Feb 23, 2022
Position
2.12 - 2.15
Pop Time
83
INF Velo
73
C Velo
2021 NYS Games (Session 2)
Jun 30, 2021
Position
8.02
60-yard
2.11 - 2.19
Pop Time
68
C Velo
93
Exit Velo
2021 Preseason All-State - Southern Tier (AM Session)
Feb 15, 2021
Position
8.25
60-yard
2.31 - 2.34
Pop Time
74
INF Velo
68
C Velo
91
Exit Velo
Northeast Jr. Future Games (Team NY-2024)
Jul 30, 2020
Position
8.17
60-yard
2.33 - 2.45
Pop Time
68
C Velo
89
Exit Velo
2020 Jr. NY State Games
Jul 15, 2020
Position
8.26
60-yard
77
OF Velo
87
Exit Velo
2020 Jr. NYS Games Trials - Upstate
Mar 1, 2020
Position
8.45
60-yard
2.21 - 2.28
Pop Time
72
OF Velo
65
C Velo
82
Exit Velo
4.59
H-1st

Hitting

2022
2021
2020
Exit Velocity Max
90.6
Exit Velocity Avg
79.1
Distance Max
315
Distance Avg
167
Launch Angle Avg
16.1
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Exit Velocity Max
92.6
Exit Velocity Avg
82.4
Distance Max
332
Distance Avg
147
Launch Angle Avg
12.5
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Exit Velocity Max
87.4
Exit Velocity Avg
75.5
Distance Max
309
Distance Avg
190
Launch Angle Avg
22.1
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2022 Team Beast Scout Day
Jun 4, 2022
Trackman - Hitting
89.1
Exit Velocity (max)
77.4
Exit Velocity (avg)
158
Distance (avg)
269
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2022 Preseason All-State - Capital Region
Feb 23, 2022
Trackman - Hitting
90.6
Exit Velocity (max)
80.4
Exit Velocity (avg)
174
Distance (avg)
315
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2021 NYS Games (Session 2)
Jun 30, 2021
Trackman - Hitting
92.6
Exit Velocity (max)
85.9
Exit Velocity (avg)
131
Distance (avg)
332
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2021 Preseason All-State - Southern Tier (AM Session)
Feb 15, 2021
Trackman - Hitting
90.6
Exit Velocity (max)
79.2
Exit Velocity (avg)
162
Distance (avg)
304
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Northeast Jr. Future Games (Team NY-2024)
Jul 30, 2020
Trackman - Hitting
89.1
Exit Velocity (max)
80.2
Exit Velocity (avg)
168
Distance (avg)
322
Distance (max)
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2020 Jr. NY State Games
Jul 15, 2020
Trackman - Hitting
87.4
Exit Velocity (max)
75.5
Exit Velocity (avg)
190
Distance (avg)
309
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %

Hitting

2022
2021
2020
Hand Speed Max
22.8
Hand Speed Avg
20.2
Bat Speed Max
70.8
Bat Speed Avg
66.3
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
Hand Speed Max
22.8
Hand Speed Avg
20.0
Bat Speed Max
70.0
Bat Speed Avg
66.0
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
Hand Speed Max
22.3
Hand Speed Avg
20.2
Bat Speed Max
70.5
Bat Speed Avg
66.1
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
2022 Team Beast Scout Day
Jun 4, 2022
Blast - Hitting
21.8
Hand Speed (max)
19.2
Hand Speed (avg)
70.8
Bat Speed (max)
66.2
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
2022 Preseason All-State - Capital Region
Feb 23, 2022
Blast - Hitting
22.8
Hand Speed (max)
21.2
Hand Speed (avg)
70.1
Bat Speed (max)
66.4
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
2021 NYS Games (Session 2)
Jun 30, 2021
Blast - Hitting
21.3
Hand Speed (max)
18.4
Hand Speed (avg)
68.8
Bat Speed (max)
64.9
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
2021 Preseason All-State - Southern Tier (AM Session)
Feb 15, 2021
Blast - Hitting
22.8
Hand Speed (max)
21.1
Hand Speed (avg)
70.0
Bat Speed (max)
66.7
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
Northeast Jr. Future Games (Team NY-2024)
Jul 30, 2020
Blast - Hitting
22.1
Hand Speed (max)
20.8
Hand Speed (avg)
73.0
Bat Speed (max)
68.5
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
2020 Jr. NY State Games
Jul 15, 2020
Blast - Hitting
22.3
Hand Speed (max)
20.2
Hand Speed (avg)
70.5
Bat Speed (max)
66.1
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency

Pitching

2021
2020
Fastball
Velocity Max
81.2
Fastball
Velocity Avg
78.5
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
2168
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
27.6
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Curveball
Velocity Avg
64.1
Curveball
Spin Rate Avg
1938
Curveball
Total Movement Avg
Changeup
Velocity Avg
63.3
Changeup
Spin Rate Avg
1562
Changeup
Total Movement Avg
Slider
Velocity Avg
63.5
Slider
Spin Rate Avg
2013
Slider
Total Movement Avg
Fastball
Velocity Max
73.9
Fastball
Velocity Avg
71.1
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
1881
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
26.5
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Curveball
Velocity Avg
58.5
Curveball
Spin Rate Avg
1735
Curveball
Total Movement Avg
2021 NYS Games (Session 2)
Jun 30, 2021
Trackman - Fastball
81.2
Velocity (max)
78.6 - 80.6
Velo Range
77.4
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,397
Spin Rate (max)
2,208
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
67.8
Velocity (max)
62.8 - 67.8
Velo Range
62.6
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,096
Spin Rate (max)
1,891
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Trackman - ChangeUp
63.6
Velocity (max)
61.7
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,624
Spin Rate (max)
1,624
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
2021 Preseason All-State Pitching - East
Mar 27, 2021
Trackman - Fastball
79.1
Velocity (max)
73.8 - 78.3
Velo Range
72.8
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,182
Spin Rate (max)
2,074
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
62.1
Velocity (max)
61.8 - 62.1
Velo Range
58.8
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,036
Spin Rate (max)
2,008
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Slider
65.6
Velocity (max)
61.5 - 65.4
Velo Range
59.8
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,198
Spin Rate (max)
2,013
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - ChangeUp
65.1
Velocity (max)
61.2 - 65.1
Velo Range
60.6
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,643
Spin Rate (max)
1,550
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
2020 Jr. NY State Games
Jul 15, 2020
Trackman - Fastball
73.9
Velocity (max)
69.4 - 72.7
Velo Range
70.0
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,006
Spin Rate (max)
1,881
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
59.7
Velocity (max)
57.6 - 59.4
Velo Range
56.9
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,847
Spin Rate (max)
1,735
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)

Pitch Scores

2020
Fastball
Rise+
Curveball
Hammer+
Curveball
Sweep+
2020 Jr. NY State Games
Jul 15, 2020
Pitch Scores - Fastball
Hop+
Rise+
Pitch Scores - Curveball
Hammer+
Sweep+

Pitching Velos

2021
2020
2019
Fastball
Velocity Max
81.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
79.2
Curveball
Velocity Avg
62.5
Changeup
Velocity Avg
65.2
Slider
Velocity Avg
64.0
Fastball
Velocity Max
76.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
72.5
Curveball
Velocity Avg
61.0
Changeup
Velocity Avg
68.5
Fastball
Velocity Max
64.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
62.0
Curveball
Velocity Avg
58.5
Changeup
Velocity Avg
55.0
2021 NYS Games (Session 2)
Jun 30, 2021
Pitching
81
Max FB
79 - 81
FB
66 - 68
CH
2021 Preseason All-State Pitching - East
Mar 27, 2021
Pitching
80
Max FB
77 - 80
FB
62 - 63
CB
62 - 65
CH
63 - 65
SL
Northeast Jr. Future Games (Team NY-2024)
Jul 30, 2020
Pitching
76
Max FB
72 - 75
FB
62 - 65
CB
67 - 70
CH
2020 Jr. NY State Games
Jul 15, 2020
Pitching
74
Max FB
70 - 73
FB
57 - 60
CB
2019 Fall Tri-City Bombers Workout
Nov 9, 2019
Pitching
64
Max FB
61 - 63
FB
57 - 60
CB
54 - 56
CH

Game Performance

2022
60 Yard Dash
7.99
Top Speed (MPH)
2022 Team Beast Scout Day
Jun 4, 2022
Swift
7.99
60-yd
15.4
Run speed (max)
7.5
Run Speed (avg)

Visual Edge

2022
2021
Edge Score
61.36
Edge Score
63.98

Pitch Ai

Notes

Comments

2/23/22

Physical: 5-foot-11, 195 pounds; Full, proportional build.

Offensively: RHH. Even setup, with feet just outside his shoulders; bat positioned at a 45 degree angle. Lifts hands with an up and down stride for timing. Slides weight forward pre-contact. while showing a strong lower half. Showed a direct swing path with a two handed finish.  More line drives than fly balls and ground balls with a peak exit velocity of 91 MPH via Trackman.

Defensively: Starts with a balanced setup; utilizing a one knee approach while staying low during receiving. Hands are soft while standing up during transfer. Short take back from a high 3/4 arm slot. 2.12-2.15 pop times. C - 73 MPH. INF - 83 MPH.  In the infield, starts low to the ground and moves with active feet. Fields out in front with a soft glove. Funnels to the hip before the transfer and works a moderate arm action with a 3/4 release.

6/30/21

Physical: Strong, durable 5-foot-11 195lb frame with some two way appeal. 8.02 runner in the 60-yard dash. 

Offensively: RHH - Upright, wide stance slightly hip coiled over the backside, initiating the bat head through a flat, whippy path into the hitting zone. Generated consistent bat-speed with intent to do damage out in front while working into a stiff/firm lead leg. Recorded a T93 mph bat-exit velocity (via Trackman) finding ready juice to the pull-side when staying short inside the baseball. Natural feel for extension, getting deep through impact with fluidity in the swing; notched a 332 foot batted ball distance and posted a 30% line drive rate during a round filled with extra-base hits. 

Defensively: The primary backstop featured a slightly offset, traditional crouch position receiving adequately at the catch. Pop times ranged from 2.11-2.19, getting vertical after the back foot worked into the ground, staying directional and finishing throws from a higher H ¾ slot (68 mph arm).

Pitching: RHP - Started off the left side of the rubber using consistent tempo down the slope and a repeatable delivery to mirror movements pitch to pitch. Released from a slightly upright, H ¾ slot in the posture, holding the zone with a quicker arm at 79-81 mph to both sides. Mixed in a sharp upper 60’s CB for swing/miss on occasion and added a developing 62-64 mph CH at 1624rpms. 


3/27/21

Pitching: Repeatable, easy effort delivery; sits into back side as strides down the mound finishing against a strong front side with a upright follow through. Short, clean arm swing to a natural 3/4 release. 

FB: Plays up with high spin (2182 RPM) while flashing ride (22" induced vertical break) and run (12" horizontal) through the zone. CB: Sharp 11-5 shape with depth through the zone. CH: Developing change with arm side run

2/15/21

Physical: Large, 5-foot-11, 195-pound frame with imposing strength present in the actions. 8.25 runner in the 60-yard dash. 

Offensively: RHH - Balanced, slightly open stance from a controlled setup; slows down early rhythm in the hands to get to a comfortable hitting position coupled with a quick toe tap in order to initiate his swing; flat barrel path with ability to get on plane / slot the barrel early at the plate. Recorded a peak bat-exit velocity of 91 mph per Trackman Baseball while whipping the bat head through impact, a 303 foot batted ball distance points towards doubles power at the moment and a 46% line drive rate was evidence that he could pepper the LCF gap with authority. Solid feel for the hit tool at the moment. 

Defensively: The primary backstop featured developing receiving abilities from a low crouch, pop times got down as low as 2.31 with slight rhythm pre-catch assisting an accurate 68 mph arm strength on the bag, feel for transfers was evident. Showcased adequate blocking skills beating the ball to the spot with the glove hand first … The third baseman flashed low, calculated posture allowing for a soft glove hand to play with accuracy off of the middle of his body; kept the feet moving, accurate 74 mph arm strength across the diamond from a high intent, high ¾ slot.


7/30/20

Physical: Strong / durable 5-foot-10, 180-pound frame with power in the lower half. 8.17 runner in the 60-yard dash. Offensively: RHH. Balanced, open stance with the weight shifted slightly into a strong backside as the hands showed rhythm at the shoulder, barrel pointed at a 45 degree angle. Utilized a controlled leg hang allowing the hands to unleash through a flat / whippy path in the hitting zone upon launch. Displayed a medium-high center of gravity throughout the swing but stayed in the legs well generating easy movements through extension with the bat head. Peppered the middle / LCF side with hard contact and dealt damage with long levers at the front of the plate, hit into a stiff front side while showing gap to gap prowess in the box, recorded a maximum bat-exit velocity of 89 mph according to Trackman Baseball / 322 foot peak batted ball distance. Defensively: The primary catcher featured a low crouch with command of his body, feel for a soft glove hand while receiving, pop times ranged from 2.33-2.45 using short and quick straight line footwork while standing up early, accurate high ¾ arm-slot out of a quick arm circle. Adequate lateral movements on blocks deadening the baseball over the plate. C - 68 mph Pitching: RHP - Started from the middle of the rubber with medium pace throughout the delivery, side rocker step into a medium leg lift with the foot swinging out slightly away from the body, uses lots of arm on the move towards the plate, landed tall with a quick, high ¾ slot on the release. FB ranged from 72-75 T76 mph with command in the zone mixing in a quality 62-65 mph breaker showing 11/5 shape. A 67-70 mph CH showed little deception but kept hitters in between speeds.

7/15/20
Physical: R/R, 5-foot-9 pounds; strong, sturdy. 8.26 runner in the 60.
Offensively: RHH. Open, shoulder width stance; hands drop then load back, toe tap stride. Aggressive lower half that will fly open at times with a moderate length swing and one-handed finish. Hard contact through middle of the field, developing power; peak Trackman exit velocity of 87 MPH.
Defensively: Upright; laid back approach, fields just outside glove foot, clean footwork. Seamless transfer; long arm swing, standard 3/4 slot. OF - 77 MPH.
Pitching: Side step with knee to belt leg lift, slight turn & tilt of shoulders, downhill finish with slightly open stride at times. Short arm action, high 3/4 arm slot. FB: T 74MPH, 70-73 MPH. Shows cut action. CB: 57-60 MPH. 10-4 rotation with good combination of depth & sweeping movement .
3/01/20

Physical: Strong, physical build. 8.45 runner in the 60; 4.59 home-to-1B.
Offensively: RHH. Slightly open stance, keeps knees bent, keeps bat moving with hands around the chest area but back, medium leg kick Quick bat through the zone, powerful swing, finishes swing with one hand on bat. Powerful swing to pull-side. 82 MPH raw exit velocity.
Defensively: 2.21-2.28 pop times. Fields ball to the side, smooth hands when fielding, pumps once to gain power on throw C: Balanced stance, solid glove work, strong throws to second base, blocks balls in the dirt well. OF: 3/4 arm slot C: Long arm swing, 3/4 slot. C - 65 MPH.  OF - 72 MPH.

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