Phoenix Preseason ID: Statistical Analysis


Cam Black-Araujo
PBR Arizona Operations Assistant

On Sunday, Jan. 23rd, the Phoenix Preseason ID was hosted at Grand Canyon's Brazell Field, an open event for 2022-2025 graduates. Talents were on display in front of the PBR Arizona staff, while data was being recorded by state-of-the-art technology. 

Today, our post event coverage continues as we analyze some of the top statistical performers from the event. 

TOP 60-TIME

Rank Name State School Class Pos 60-yard
1 Caden Truman AZ Desert Ridge 2024 SS 6.82
2 Ben Richards AZ Paradise Valley 2023 SS 6.95
3 Jake Warkentien AZ Hamilton 2023 SS 6.97
4 Kevin Ramos AZ Centennial 2023 SS 7.00
5 Kellen Groesbeck AZ Brophy College Prep 2024 OF 7.02
6 Aciel Guillen AZ Salpointe Catholic 2025 SS 7.03
7 Christopher Margarella AZ Saguaro 2024 RHP 7.14
8 Aaron Jones AZ Desert Vista 2023 1B 7.16
9 Xavier Zagerman AZ Arizona College Prep 2023 SS 7.17
10 Caden Burghardt AZ Hamilton 2024 OF 7.19

MAX FASTBALL VELOCITY

Rank Name State School Class Pos Velocity (max)
1 Steve Solorzano NM Las Cruces 2023 3B 88.9 mph
2 Dillon Roberts AZ Cactus Shadows 2023 RHP 85.0 mph
3 Hunter Heeringa AZ Valley Christian 2023 RHP 82.6 mph
4 Cade Shumard AZ Saguaro 2024 LHP 82.5 mph
5 Brennan Waldrop CA Mission Vista 2022 LHP 82.3 mph
6 Jake Romaine AZ Desert Vista 2023 OF 82.0 mph
7 Christopher Margarella AZ Saguaro 2024 RHP 81.4 mph
8 Wyatt Study AB Foot Hills Composite 2022 RHP 80.7 mph
9 Michael McDougall AZ Deer Valley 2024 RHP 80.6 mph
10 Ben Richards AZ Paradise Valley 2023 SS 80.3 mph

TOP EXIT VELOCITY

Rank Name State School Class Pos Exit Velocity (max)
1 Steve Solorzano NM Las Cruces 2023 3B 99.1 mph
2 Dillon Roberts AZ Cactus Shadows 2023 RHP 98.0 mph
3 Trevor Myer AZ Greenway 2025 C 97.0 mph
4 Wylie Waters BC Sentinel Secondary 2022 SS 96.8 mph
5 Felix Enriquez AZ Salpointe 2023 1B 96.5 mph
6 Ethan Watson AZ Desert Ridge 2024 3B 95.3 mph
7 Cade Shumard AZ Saguaro 2024 LHP 94.0 mph
8 Bryson Fay AZ Casteel 2022 C 93.8 mph
9 Holden Alcorn AZ Eastmark 2023 2B 93.1 mph
10 Jake Romaine AZ Desert Vista 2023 OF 93.1 mph

TOP INF VELOCITY

Rank Name State School Class Pos INF Velo
1 Steve Solorzano NM Las Cruces 2023 3B 87
2 Aciel Guillen AZ Salpointe Catholic 2025 SS 85
3 Caden Truman AZ Desert Ridge 2024 SS 83
4 Xavier Zagerman AZ Arizona College Prep 2023 SS 82
5 Jacob Mustain AZ Pusch Ridge Christian 2024 SS 81
^ Dillon Roberts AZ Cactus Shadows 2023 RHP 81
6 Felix Enriquez AZ Salpointe 2023 1B 79
^ Liu Rodriguez Jr AZ Chaparral 2025 SS 79
^ Nathan Huie AZ Sahuarita 2024 1B 79

TOP OF VELOCITY

Rank Name State School Class Pos OF Velo
1 Caden Burghardt AZ Hamilton 2024 OF 84
2 Adem Wagner AZ Horizon 2025 RHP 83
3 Wyatt Schottel AZ Cactus Shadows 2024 LHP 82
^ Cade Shumard AZ Saguaro 2024 LHP 82
^ Jake Romaine AZ Desert Vista 2023 OF 82
4 Trevor Myer AZ Greenway 2025 C 81
^ Cohen Baack AZ Centennial 2025 RHP 81
^ Michael McDougall AZ Deer Valley 2024 RHP 81
5 Zachary Stevens AZ Mountain Pointe 2024 OF 80

TOP CATCHER VELOCITY

Rank Name State School Class Pos C Velo
1 Bryson Fay AZ Casteel 2022 C 75
2 Dylan English AZ Deer Valley 2024 C 74
3 Lincoln Gough AZ Hamilton 2024 C 72

 

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UPCOMING EVENTS

SHOWCASE STATE DATE LOCATION
Preseason All-State Games: Underclass (Invite-Only) AZ 01/29 Apollo High School - Glendale, AZ
Preseason All-State Games: Upperclass (Invite-Only) AZ 01/30 Apollo High School - Glendale, AZ
Super 60 Pro Showcase NATIONAL 02/06 The MAX - McCook, Ill.
Phoenix Rising Stars ID AZ 02/21 Desert Ridge High School - Phoenix, AZ