Prep Baseball Report

Norcal Notes: 22 for 2022

Blaine Clemmens
Northern California Director

NORTHERN CALIFORNIA - The 2022 season is all of a sudden right around the corner and as always, there are talented seniors still on the uncommitted list. Here are 22 of them to highlight as the 2022 season approaches. All are in our rankings for that class, as noted in the table. Click on the names to take you to the player's link that highlights the best of their stats, including running, throwing, Blast, TrackMan, traditional and more advanced metrics (for those we had at events in 2021).

California 2022 Rankings

Name Pos High School State Rank Notes
Korey Williams SS Elk Grove #61 Tools across the board, bat plays at any position
Noah Canter C Elk Grove #137 Physical hitter, strong C/T skills, renowned leader
JC Agard 3B/SS Sacred Heart Cathedral #143 Arm plays, significant pwr, upper-80s on mound
Ryan Zamora RHP Elk Grove #149 When healthy the FB up to 91 with a good CB
Isaiah Munoz SS Clovis North #161 Profiles at SS & 2B, gap power, 7.0 runner
Jack Brooks MIF Vanden #164 LHH, 6.86, + bat speed, opened eyes at ProCase
Kevin Parker SS Berkeley #166 Big arm SS, lively body, 6.84, budding bat talent
Jack Sampson OF San Joaquin Memorial #181  LHH, 6.80, twitchy athlete, flashes pwr potential
Max Ross OF St. Francis #185 LHH, 6-1 185, big juice, + bat spd, 6.83 runner
Ryan Lee C St. Francis #188  Strong C/T skills, impactful hit tools, good 3B too
Khamani Blakney OF Pittsburg #195 2-sport ath (football), physical run/hit, big energy
Jared Ekkelboom RHP Del Oro #198 Pitches 89-91 T93, pitchability, has slider & cutter
BJ Rodriguez LHP/OF Tulare Western #207 Twitchy athlete/pitcher, 84-87, big Zito-like CB
Ben Giovannetti 1B/3B Woodside #217 Pure hitter, ability to produce power and average
Nick Putnam C/1B San Ramon Valley #218 Long and rangy C/1B, has shown plus RH power
Cooper Lanz RHP/SS Buhach Colony #223 Whip quick arm, 87-89, high spin, sharp/quick CB
Ian Guanzon 3B/INF Pleasant Valley #231 Gap gap juice, steady INF all spots, quiet leader
Casey Threats MIF Pittsburg #247 Flashes juice, creative athletic defender, energetic
Adam Harper OF/INF Campolindo #248 Multi-position athlete, RH hit tool, abv avg runner
Antonio Carter OF Bishop O'Dowd #252 Electric LH hit tools, plus runner with avg OF arm
Peter Jensen RHP De La Salle #253 85-87 FB w/2400+ spin and feel of sharp breaker
Will Gagnon RHP Reedley #254 85-87, feel and mixability of SL/CHG combo


Central Valley Preseason ID CA 01/08 Fresno Pacific University
SoCal Preseason All-State Underclass CA 01/08 JSerra High School
SoCal Preseason All-State Upperclass CA 01/09 JSerra High School
East Bay Preseason ID CA 01/16 Ohlone College
Central Coast Preseason ID CA 01/22 Hartnell College
Sacramento/Delta Preseason ID CA 01/23 McBean Stadium
Peninsula/South Bay Preseason ID CA 01/30 Canada College
Super 60 Pro Showcase NATIONAL 02/06 The MAX - McCook, Ill.