Oliver Cush
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CLASS OF 2022

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Oliver
Cush

High Point
New Albany (HS) • OH
6-1 • 195LBS • R/R
Travel Team: Turn 2

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Best Of Stats

Hitting
26.6
Hand Speed (max)
2/07/21
80
Bat Speed (max)
2/07/21
31.8
Rot. Acc (max)
2/07/21
-
Hard Hit %
Power
98.2
Exit Velocity (max)
6/29/21
92.3
Exit Velocity (avg)
6/29/20
385
Distance (max)
1/17/22
88
Sweet Spot %
1/16/21
Run
6.93
60-yard
1/17/22
-
30-yd
-
10-yd
-
Run speed (max)
Defense
83
INF Velo
1/17/22
82
OF Velo
2/07/21
-
C Velo
-
Pop Time
Pitching

Fastball

85.1
Velocity (max)
1/17/22
83.9 - 85.1
Velo Range
1/17/22
2038
Spin Rate (avg)
1/17/22

Changeup

70.1 - 70.7
Velo Range
6/29/21
1503
Spin Rate (avg)
2/21/21

Curveball

70.6 - 74
Velo Range
1/17/22
1909
Spin Rate (avg)
6/29/20

Slider

66.7 - 72.4
Velo Range
1/17/22
1913
Spin Rate (avg)
1/17/22

Positional Tools

2022
2021
2020
2019
60 Yard Dash
6.93
Infield Velocity
83.0
Power / Speed Score
14.1
60 Yard Dash
7.07
Home to First
4.56
Infield Velocity
80.0
Outfield Velocity
82.0
Power / Speed Score
13.9
60 Yard Dash
7.17
Infield Velocity
78.0
Outfield Velocity
75.0
Power / Speed Score
13.1
60 Yard Dash
7.54
Home to First
4.5
Infield Velocity
67.0
Power / Speed Score
11.4
2/28/22
Feb 28, 2022
Position
105
Exit Velo
Scout Day: Turn2 Baseball 1.17.22
Jan 17, 2022
Position
6.93
60-yard
83
INF Velo
97
Exit Velo
2021 The Miami Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Jun 29, 2021
Position
80
INF Velo
82
OF Velo
4.56
H-1st
98
Exit Velo
2021 Northern Ohio Preseason All-State (Invite Only)
Feb 7, 2021
Position
7.09
60-yard
80
INF Velo
82
OF Velo
92
Exit Velo
2020 Buckeye Elite Showcase (Invite Only)
Jul 8, 2020
Position
7.17
60-yard
78
INF Velo
75
OF Velo
94
Exit Velo
2020 Central Ohio Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Jun 29, 2020
Position
7.24
60-yard
71
INF Velo
94
Exit Velo
2019 Central Ohio Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Jun 25, 2019
Position
7.54
60-yard
67
INF Velo
82
Exit Velo

Hitting

2022
2021
2020
Exit Velocity Max
97.5
Exit Velocity Avg
91.1
Distance Max
385
Distance Avg
242
Launch Angle Avg
21.1
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Exit Velocity Max
98.2
Exit Velocity Avg
83.1
Distance Max
361
Distance Avg
175
Launch Angle Avg
12.9
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Exit Velocity Max
94.2
Exit Velocity Avg
88.7
Distance Max
332
Distance Avg
205
Launch Angle Avg
14.9
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Scout Day: Turn2 Baseball 1.17.22
Jan 17, 2022
Trackman - Hitting
97.5
Exit Velocity (max)
91.1
Exit Velocity (avg)
242
Distance (avg)
385
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2021 The Miami Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Jun 29, 2021
Trackman - Hitting
98.2
Exit Velocity (max)
81.8
Exit Velocity (avg)
164
Distance (avg)
361
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Ground Ball %
2021 Stark/Summit Preseason All-State (Invite Only)
Feb 14, 2021
Trackman - Hitting
96.6
Exit Velocity (max)
82.2
Exit Velocity (avg)
189
Distance (avg)
349
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2021 Northern Ohio Preseason All-State (Invite Only)
Feb 7, 2021
Trackman - Hitting
91.7
Exit Velocity (max)
81.5
Exit Velocity (avg)
188
Distance (avg)
267
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2021 Central Ohio Preseason All-State (Invite Only)
Jan 23, 2021
Trackman - Hitting
93.1
Exit Velocity (max)
85.0
Exit Velocity (avg)
132
Distance (avg)
257
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2021 Miami Valley Preseason All-State (Invite Only)
Jan 16, 2021
Trackman - Hitting
90.4
Exit Velocity (max)
85.8
Exit Velocity (avg)
197
Distance (avg)
274
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Ground Ball %
2020 Buckeye Elite Showcase (Invite Only)
Jul 8, 2020
Trackman - Hitting
93.6
Exit Velocity (max)
87.1
Exit Velocity (avg)
201
Distance (avg)
332
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2020 Central Ohio Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Jun 29, 2020
Trackman - Hitting
94.2
Exit Velocity (max)
92.3
Exit Velocity (avg)
213
Distance (avg)
324
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %

Hitting

2021
Hand Speed Max
26.6
Hand Speed Avg
24.5
Bat Speed Max
80.0
Bat Speed Avg
73.3
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
2021 Stark/Summit Preseason All-State (Invite Only)
Feb 14, 2021
Blast - Hitting
25.2
Hand Speed (max)
24.5
Hand Speed (avg)
75.8
Bat Speed (max)
72.5
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
2021 Northern Ohio Preseason All-State (Invite Only)
Feb 7, 2021
Blast - Hitting
26.6
Hand Speed (max)
25.4
Hand Speed (avg)
80.0
Bat Speed (max)
74.3
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
2021 Miami Valley Preseason All-State (Invite Only)
Jan 16, 2021
Blast - Hitting
25.8
Hand Speed (max)
23.6
Hand Speed (avg)
77.6
Bat Speed (max)
73.2
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
2020 Buckeye Elite Showcase (Invite Only)
Jul 8, 2020
Blast - Hitting
22.2
Hand Speed (max)
21.7
Hand Speed (avg)
80.1
Bat Speed (max)
76.4
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
2020 Central Ohio Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Jun 29, 2020
Blast - Hitting
24.1
Hand Speed (max)
23.1
Hand Speed (avg)
73.4
Bat Speed (max)
68.4
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)

Pitching

2022
2021
2020
Fastball
Velocity Max
85.1
Fastball
Velocity Avg
84.5
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
2038
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
24.1
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Curveball
Velocity Avg
72.3
Curveball
Spin Rate Avg
1857
Curveball
Total Movement Avg
Slider
Velocity Avg
69.5
Slider
Spin Rate Avg
1913
Slider
Total Movement Avg
Fastball
Velocity Max
81.5
Fastball
Velocity Avg
79.8
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
1680
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
21.1
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Curveball
Velocity Avg
66.9
Curveball
Spin Rate Avg
1827
Curveball
Total Movement Avg
Changeup
Velocity Avg
70.0
Changeup
Spin Rate Avg
1392
Changeup
Total Movement Avg
Fastball
Velocity Max
76.5
Fastball
Velocity Avg
75.1
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
1660
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
22.1
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Curveball
Velocity Avg
64.0
Curveball
Spin Rate Avg
1909
Curveball
Total Movement Avg
Scout Day: Turn2 Baseball 1.17.22
Jan 17, 2022
Trackman - Fastball
85.1
Velocity (max)
83.9 - 85.1
Velo Range
2,117
Spin Rate (max)
2,038
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
74.1
Velocity (max)
70.6 - 74.0
Velo Range
69.7
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,917
Spin Rate (max)
1,857
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Slider
72.8
Velocity (max)
66.7 - 72.4
Velo Range
68.4
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,978
Spin Rate (max)
1,913
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
2021 The Miami Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Jun 29, 2021
Trackman - Fastball
81.5
Velocity (max)
79.1 - 80.8
Velo Range
76.2
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,888
Spin Rate (max)
1,676
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
68.4
Velocity (max)
66.5 - 68.3
Velo Range
64.1
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,921
Spin Rate (max)
1,843
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - ChangeUp
70.7
Velocity (max)
70.1 - 70.7
Velo Range
67.2
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,305
Spin Rate (max)
1,280
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
2021 Southern Ohio Preseason All-State (Invite Only)
Feb 21, 2021
Trackman - Fastball
80.8
Velocity (max)
78.0 - 80.6
Velo Range
78.4
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,837
Spin Rate (max)
1,695
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
65.6
Velocity (max)
64.7 - 65.6
Velo Range
63.4
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,834
Spin Rate (max)
1,770
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - ChangeUp
70.0
Velocity (max)
69.0 - 70.0
Velo Range
68.2
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,562
Spin Rate (max)
1,503
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
2020 Central Ohio Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Jun 29, 2020
Trackman - Fastball
76.5
Velocity (max)
74.1 - 76.0
Velo Range
73.8
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,739
Spin Rate (max)
1,660
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
64.4
Velocity (max)
63.6 - 64.4
Velo Range
62.2
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,917
Spin Rate (max)
1,909
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %

Pitch Scores

2020
Fastball
Hop+
Fastball
Sink+
Fastball
Rise+
2020 Central Ohio Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Jun 29, 2020
Pitch Scores - Fastball
Hop+
Rise+
Sink+
Pitch Scores - Curveball
Hammer+
Sweep+

Pitching Velos

2022
2021
2020
Fastball
Velocity Max
85.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
84.0
Curveball
Velocity Avg
73.0
Slider
Velocity Avg
70.5
Fastball
Velocity Max
81.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
79.5
Curveball
Velocity Avg
66.0
Changeup
Velocity Avg
70.0
Fastball
Velocity Max
76.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
75.5
Curveball
Velocity Avg
65.0
Scout Day: Turn2 Baseball 1.17.22
Jan 17, 2022
Pitching
85
Max FB
83 - 85
FB
72 - 74
CB
69 - 72
SL
2021 The Miami Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Jun 29, 2021
Pitching
81
Max FB
79 - 81
FB
66 - 69
CB
70 - 71
CH
2021 Southern Ohio Preseason All-State (Invite Only)
Feb 21, 2021
Pitching
80
Max FB
78 - 80
FB
64 - 65
CB
69 - 70
CH

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1/17/22

Oliver Cush: OF/2B, (2022) New Albany, OH. 6-foot-1, 195-pound. At the plate, the right-handed hitter was ranked 1st with an exit velocity of 97 mph.Started in a balanced athletic stance with a compact load, then used a leg kick controlled. Has quick bat speed, upward swing plane and good extension on his finish. Solid while in the infield, made throws up to 83 mph; showed consistent feet, a clean exchange, and sure hands. Laterally, movements were athletic and fielded the ball out front. Used a high ¾ slot with a quick arm action. Displayed speed and athleticism at the event, recording a 60 time of 6.93. On the mound, showed quick arm speed, also used a loose arm action and a high ¾ arm angle. Drop-and-drive type pitcher and shows easy effort. Threw his fastball 83-85 mph. Has slight running action. (Max spin 2117; Avg 2038). Has some action on his 11/5 curveball (72-74). (Max spin 1917; Avg 1857). His 10/4 slider (69-72) showed late action. (Max spin 1978; Avg 1912). 


6/29/21

Oliver Cush: SS/OF, (2022) New Albany, OH. 6-foot-1, 185-pound. At the plate, Cush's 98 mph exit velocity ranks him 2nd at the event. One of the top bats we saw. Landed on balls in BP and swing translated to game. In the infield, his best throw was registered at 80 mph. From the outfield, his best throws to the bases were registered at 82 mph. On the mound, threw his fastball 79-81 mph and topped out at 81 mph. Curveball (66-69 mph), changeup (70-71 mph).


2/21/21

Oliver Cush: SS/OF, (2022) New Albany, OH. 6-foot, 170-pound athletic frame. On the mound, showing good arm speed he had a consistent arm action and a ¾ arm angle. Drop-and-drive type pitcher and uses some effort. Has an athletic balance point. Threw his fastball 78-80 mph; showed arm side command and running action. Threw a 11/5 curveball (64-65) with gradual action. His changeup (69-70) had arm side command and fading action.

2/14/21

Oliver Cush: SS/OF, (2022) New Albany, OH. 6-foot, 170-pound athletic frame. Athletic at the plate, the right-handed hitter's 96 mph exit velocity ranks him 1st at the event. Started in a tall open stance with a controlled smooth load, then used a leg kick. Has explosive bat speed and upward swing plane. Created some loud contact and found multiple barrels. Gap to gap approach. Solid in the infield, displayed a velocity of 77 mph; shows soft hands, consistent feet, and a natural exchange. During the event, clocked a 60 time of 7.08. 


2/07/21

Oliver Cush: SS/OF, (2022) New Albany, OH. 6-foot, 170-pound. Athletic during batting practice, the right-handed hitter had a max exit velocity of 92 mph. Begins in an athletic open stance with a controlled smooth load, then uses a leg kick. Bat speed is above average and uses a level swing plane. Found multiple barrels with some loud contact. Gap to gap approach. Athletic in the infield, his position velocity was registered at 80 mph; had a natural exchange, sure hands, and rhythmic footwork. Athletic from the outfield, he showed the ability to throw at velocities up to 82 mph; shows a clean natural exchange, rhythmic feet, and consistent hands. Clocked a 60 time of 7.09 at the event.

1/23/21

Oliver Cush: SS/OF, (2022) New Albany, OH. 

6-foot, 170-pound athletic frame. Athletic at the plate, the right-handed hitter clocked an exit velocity of 93 mph. Starts in an athletic open stance with a controlled load, then uses a big leg kick. Had an upward swing plane and above average bat speed. Was able to create loud contact and found lots of barrels. Gap to gap approach. Solid in the infield, displayed a velocity of 80 mph; shows sure hands, and athletic feet. Movements laterally were athletic. In the 60-yard dash, he clocked a time of 7.07.


1/16/21

Hit: Right-handed hitter that starts in an athletic setup. Uses a leg kick for timing during back load to hands. Natural tools are well above average with 70+mph bat speed and 20+gs of rotational acceleration according to blast. One of the louder rounds we saw with the ability to consistently drive the ball with authority.
Power: Ball jumps.
Offensive Projection: Run producer.
Field: Continues to get better and better every time we see him. Good athlete with ball skills. Could play multiple positions.
Throw: Ball comes out well.
Defensive Projection: UTL.

7/08/20

6-foot, 170-pound athletic frame. From the infield he has fluid footwork and actions, shows athleticism with the ability to move well laterally to cover ground. Reached a top velocity of 78 mph on his throws across the diamond. In the outfield he has fluid footwork approaching the baseball, shuffling through his throws with a clean arm action through a ¾ slot reaching a velocity of 75 mph. Right-handed hitter stands slightly open using a leg kick striding back to even at foot strike. Hands load past the back shoulder. Showed strength during his round of batting practice while recording an exit velocity of 94 mph. Ran a 7.17 60-yard dash.

6/29/20

Scouting Notes:2022 RHP. Slower paced tempo to delivery that doesn't require much effort. Slinging arm action through a near 3/4 slot. Fastball sat in the mid 7s and he dropped in a big, 11/5 shaped breaking ball he had a solid feel for.
Fastball:74-76 mph.
Fastball Spin Rate:1667-1678
Breaking Ball:64-65 mph.
Breaking Ball Spin Rate:1901-1917

6/29/20

Hit:Right-handed hitter that starts in an athletic stance. GOes with a leg kick timing trigger during back load to hands. Definite athleticism in the box. Accelerates well. Registered off the charts according to blast. 73mph batspeed, 25g of rotation. Power:Easy gap pop. Offensive Projection:Run producer. Max BP Exit Velocity:94 mph Max BP Distance: 324 ft Field:Plays with good tempo in the infield and can maintain rhythm. Athleticism shows laterally. Ball skills are on par for class. Throw:Clean arm with more strength to come. Defensive Projection: Multiple Spots.

7/03/19

Body Type: 5-foot-11, 155-pound athletic frame.
Swing Mechanics:  Open stance with a smooth toe tap load that works by getting everything in sync.
Hit: Level bat path with an all fields approach.  Produces natural ball flight to the middle part of the field.
Power: Line drive guy right now with more to come.
Offensive Projection: TBD.
Field: In the infield he plays under control, taking direct routes off the bat. Actions are more athletic on the move. Would be aided by creating angles to play with rhythm on plays in funnel. Hands are on par for class.
Throw: High-3/4 righty with an easier release. Strength is developing.
Defensive Projection: 2B.

7/01/19

Body Type: 5-foot-11, 155-pound athletic frame.
Swing Mechanics:  Smooth and simple load with a toe tap while he keeps his hand loaded.
Hit:  Downhill bat path that works to the pull side, and produces backspin to the middle part of the field.
Power:  Line drive guy right now. 86 mph off the bat in BP.
Offensive Projection:  TBD.
Field: Short, quick footwork in the infield with direct routes. Actions are more athletic on the move, displaying above average lateral mobility. Ball skills are on par for class.
Throw: Accurate arm with developing strength.
Defensive Projection:  2B. 

6/25/19

Body Type:  5-foot-11, 155-pound thin and athletic frame.

Swing Mechanics:  Open stance with a smooth and simple load into his back leg while loading his hands.

Hit:  Pull side approach with a level bat path.  Good feel in the box.

Power:  Line drive guy right now.  More to come as he develops and adds size.

Offensive Projection:  TBD.
Field: Moves light on his feet in the infield with direct routes. Hands are soft and ball skills are on par for class. Does a nice job gaining ground prior to release.
Throw: 3/4 right-hander with developing strength.
Defensive Projection: MIF.

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