Prep Baseball Report

Denver Preseason ID - Quick Hits

Josh Reynolds
Colorado State Director

On Sunday, February 19th, the PBR Colorado crew was back at it again for the Denver Preseason ID hosted at the Marucci Clubhouse - Denver. The event featured players from the 2023-2026 grad classes. Let's look at some noticeable performers from the 80+ player workout below.

Denver Preseason ID - Event Results

Wyatt Rudden RHP / OF / Cherry Creek, CO / 2025

The 6-foot, 155-pound pitcher topped at 90 mph with his fastball, averaging 88-89. His slider was 71-73 mph with 2600+ RPM. He is a high follow in the 25 class with his athleticism and projection.



Connor Brennan LHP / 1B / Eaglecrest, CO / 2025

The 6-foot-1, 165-pound 2-way was 83-84 with his fastball with command of his curveball and change-up. He moved well defensively and showed a simple and compact swing. He projects on the mound and will be fun to follow as he matures and develops. 



Ethan Wachsmann RHP / OF / Grandview, CO / 2026

The 5-foot-11, 155-pound 2-way showed well on the mound. He is loose, athletic, and filled the zone with all three pitches. His fastball was 81-83 mph, with the slider at 71-73 mph, with 2600+ spin. With continued development and maturity, he should be an excellent follow as he moves through his high school career.



Adam Smith SS / RHP / Rock Canyon, CO / 2024

The 5-foot-11, 175-pound infielder has athletic feet, good hands, and smooth actions. He shows the ability to stay in the middle of the field. Offensively, he has a strong and compact swing, generating above-average bat speed. His max EV was 96, averaging 88.7 mph. 



Chase Massey SS / 2B / Regis Jesuit, CO / 2026

The 5-foot-9, 145-pound 2-way showed advanced actions for his age in all areas of his game. On the mound, he was 79-81 with his fastball, with a feel for a slider and change-up. Defensively, he has smooth actions, and his hands work. Offensively, he generates above-average bat speed, with a max EV of 92.



Bryce Robinette SS / 2B / Ponderosa, CO / 2024

The 5-foot-10, 175-pound infielder shows twitchy actions with athletic feet. His hands work with good actions through the transfer. Offensively, he is strong and whippy with the barrel producing a max EV of 98, averaging 90 mph.



Andrew Smart OF / RHP / Arapahoe, CO / 2025

The 6-foot-3, 175-pound outfielder has an athletic frame with present strength and room to fill out. Offensively, he creates above-average bat speed, producing a max EV of 95, averaging 87. He looks the part in all game areas and will be an intriguing follow as he matures and develops.



Jaxon Case OF / LHP / Heritage, CO / 2024

The 6-foot, 165-pound outfielder generates above-average bat speed, producing a max EV of 96 mph. He was also tops in outfield velocity at the event, with a throw of 87 mph.



Kellan Dreiling 3B / RHP / Arapahoe, CO / 2024

The 5-foot-11, 200-pound 2-way has a sturdy frame that moves well on the mound. His fastball topped at 85, averaging 84-85 mph. He showed developing off-speed with his curveball (74) and change-up (76). With the bat, his max EV was 93, averaging 87.2 mph. Defensively, he moves well with actions and an event-leading 87 mph across the diamond.



Caleb Korth 1B / LHP / Ponderosa , CO / 2026

The 5-foot-10, 160-pound 2-way showed well again at another event. Offensively, he has a compact swing generating a max EV of 92, averaging 87 mph. On the mound, he was 79-81 with his fastball and showed advanced command of his curveball and change-up.




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