Prep Baseball Report

A look at 2023 LHPs Still on the Board

Indiana Staff

Christian Brown, LHP, Center Grove HS, 2023
6/30/2022 - Lanky 6-foot-2, 185 pound projectible frame. Good balance throughout his delivery with quick arm speed. Over the top arm angle with loose arm action. Athletic mover on the mound. FB sat 83-86 mph. Brown has showed good spin on his FB. Good feel for his BB at 72-74 mph.


A.J. Burkhalter, LHP, Northwestern HS, 2023
6/22/2022 - 6-foot-1, 170 pound lanky frame. FB sat 80-81 mph while touching 82. CB sat 63-67 mph. Lots of feel for the CB. 

Kevin Corcoran, LHP/OF, Illiana Christian HS, 2023
7/3/2022 - Athletic 5-foot-11, 175 pound frame. Quick arm command of the FB to both sides of the plate. FB sat 81-84 mph. Good feel for his BB at 68-72 mph. Corcoran also has sure hands in the OF with a solid gap to gap approach at the plate. 

Noah DeArmitt, LHP, Franklin Community HS, 2023
- Projectible 6-foot-3, 200 pound frame. High ¾ arm angle with a tall balance point. FB sat 81-84 mph while touching 85. Slurvey BB at 68-71 mph. Sharp movement on the BB. 


Daniel Eck, LHP,  Avon HS, 2023
6/7/2022 - Long projectible 6-foot-4, 165 pound frame. FB sat 79-81 mph with movement, while touching 82 mph. Lots of spin on his FB. CB sat 63-66. CH sat 67-70 mph. 


Griffen Haas, LHP, Hamilton Southeastern HS, 2023
3/5/2022 - 6-foot, 210 pound strong frame. Strong balance point with over the top arm angle. Command of the FB to both sides of the plate with movement. FB sat 85-86 mph while touching 87. CB had 11/5 shape at 69-70 mph. CH sat 75-76 mph. Solid LHH OF with an exit velocity of 95 mph. 


Cameron Martinez, LHP/ RF, Bishop Luers HS, 2023
3/5/2022 - 6-foot, 185-pound athletic frame. Feel delivery with loose clean arm action. Tall balance point with an athletic finish. FB sat 79-83 mph with glove side accuracy. CB sat 72-73 mph. SL sat 72-73 with tight action. Martinez also is a LHH RF with an up the middle approach at the plate. OF velocity of 84 mph. 


Brad Nardi, LHP/OF, Covenant Christian HS, 2023
8/22/20215-foot-9, 170 pound solid frame. Smooth and repeatable mechanics. Nardi's FB sat 80-82 mph while touching 83 mph. Solid command of his FB. Solid slider with depth at 71-73 mph. Nardi also has athletic footwork in the outfield with an aggressive approach at the plate. 6.78 (60-yard).



Christian Pownall, LHP, Western HS, 2023
6/7/2022 - 6-foot-1, 180 pound solid frame. Quick arm speed. FB sat 83-86 mph with an average spin rate of 2166 RPM. Max spin rate of 2,347 RPM. SL sat 72-77 mph. CH sat 73-75 mph. 


Kyle Riley, LHP, Avon HS, 2023
6/21/2022 6-foot-1, 190-pound solid build. Consistent balance point and lands square. Easy effort delivery with a 3/4 arm angle. FB sat 80-82 mph with command to both sides of the plate. Tight SL at 74-75 mph with a max spin rate of 2,303 RPM. 


Brady Strawmyer, LHP, Hamilton Southeastern HS, 2023
6/9/2022 - 6-foot-4, 185 pound long projectable build. Easy effort delivery with a clean finish. Feel for a FB up to 82 mph. Good depth and shape on 67-70 mph BB.