Chicago Preseason ID: Statistical Analysis


By: Peter Hamot
Area Scout

On Feb. 19, the PBR Illinois team hosted the annual Chicago Preseason ID at the Pullman Center in Chicago. The event featured a number of talented players from the surrounding area, and it provided our staff with an in-depth look at some of the top prospects from the region.

Our staff collaborated to highlight the biggest takeaways and highlights from Saturday’s showcase, and published them within our Quick Hits piece. Over the next couple of days we’ll be diving deeper into all of the data we collected rolling out even more coverage from the event.

Today we'll start our data dive from the numbers collected at this event within this statistical analysis. Below you'll find which players popped on the numerical side from Saturday's showcase. 

Top 60-YARD DASH times

Rank Name State School Class Pos 60-yard
1 William Hill IL Brooks 2023 OF 6.57
2 Jayden Cummings IL Simeon 2022 SS 6.82
3 Brenden Beals IL Barrington 2023 SS 6.98
4 Joshua Moore IL Homewood-Flossmoor 2023 OF 6.99
5 Derrion Howard IL Thornwood 2025 OF 7.03
6 Matthew Bressler IL Stevenson 2023 SS 7.07
^ Nicolas Mangano IL Marian Catholic 2023 SS 7.07
7 Donyae Smith IL Gwendolyn Brooks 2022 3B 7.15
8 Mason Jarrett IN Munster 2025 CF 7.20
9 Lance Moon IL Brother Rice 2025 OF 7.22
10 Kyrent Cole IL Leo 2023 SS 7.36

Max Fastball velocity

Rank Name State School Class Pos Max FB
1 Owen Ruff IL Barrington 2023 RHP 87 mph
2 Kenneth Jackson IL Simeon 2023 RHP 85 mph
3 Mason Lei IL Freeport 2023 RHP 84 mph
4 Tyler Patterson IL Simeon 2023 RHP 83 mph
5 Larnce White IL Kenwood 2022 RHP 82 mph
^ Mac Collins MO Blue Springs South 2024 3B 82 mph
^ Brandon Stinson IL Kenwood Academy 2025 C 82 mph
^ Caleb Martinez IL Wheeling 2023 RHP 82 mph

Max Exit Velocity 

Rank Name State School Class Pos Exit Velocity (max)
1 Tyler Patterson IL Simeon 2023 RHP 97.5 mph
2 William Hill IL Brooks 2023 OF 97.2 mph
3 Nicolas Mangano IL Marian Catholic 2023 SS 94.9 mph
4 Luke Mejdrich IL Hampshire 2024 RHP 94.2 mph
5 Mac Collins MO Blue Springs South 2024 3B 94.0 mph
6 Jaden Franckowiak IL Andrew 2024 1B 93.8 mph
7 Nicholas Rayyan IL Stevenson 2024 RHP 93.0 mph
8 Mason Jarrett IN Munster 2025 CF 92.9 mph
9 Jaidyn Harrell IL Brooks 2023 OF 91.7 mph
10 Donyae Smith IL Gwendolyn Brooks 2022 3B 91.3 mph
11 Derrick Owens IL Simeon 2024 OF 91.2 mph
12 Jayden Cummings IL Simeon 2022 SS 90.7 mph
13 Marcus Wolfe Jr IL The University of Chicago Laboratory Schools 2025 RHP 90.4 mph
14 Shemar Harris IL Thornwood 2023 SS 90.2 mph
15 Nicholas Patten MO Blue Springs South 2024 C 90.1 mph

Max Infield Velocity 

Rank Name State School Class Pos INF Velo
1 Nicolas Mangano IL Marian Catholic 2023 SS 85
^ Shemar Harris IL Thornwood 2023 SS 85
2 Jayden Cummings IL Simeon 2022 SS 83
^ Jeremy Yanow IL Deerfield 2023 SS 83
3 Tyler Patterson IL Simeon 2023 RHP 79
^ Mac Collins MO Blue Springs South 2024 3B 79
^ Julian Silva IL Plainfield Central 2023 SS 79

Max outfield Velocity 

Rank Name State School Class Pos OF Velo
1 Lance Moon IL Brother Rice 2025 OF 90
2 William Hill IL Brooks 2023 OF 88
3 Jaidyn Harrell IL Brooks 2023 OF 84
4 Derrick Owens IL Simeon 2024 OF 83
5 Marcus Wolfe Jr IL The University of Chicago Laboratory Schools 2025 RHP 81

Max Catcher velocity 

Rank Name State School Class Pos C Velo
1 Nicholaus Asiyanbi IL Kenwood Academy 2023 C 76
2 Keshaun Parker IL Simeon 2024 C 75
3 Luke Mejdrich IL Hampshire 2024 RHP 74

Top Pop times

Rank Name State School Class Pos Pop Time
1 Keshaun Parker IL Simeon 2024 C 1.95-2.08
2 Joshua Moore IL Homewood-Flossmoor 2023 OF 2.01-2.19
3 Marco Luna IL Brooks 2024 C 2.04-2.23
4 Nicholas Patten MO Blue Springs South 2024 C 2.07-2.32
5 Luke Mejdrich IL Hampshire 2024 RHP 2.07-2.34

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