MS Top Prospect Games: Stats Breakdown


Ronald Sims
Mississippi Scouting Director

The Mississippi Top Prospect Games took place on Tuesday, July 17 at Smith Wills stadium in Jackson, MS. The TPG event featured 70 participants – from around the region - completed the 60-yard dash, positional workouts, live batting practice and pitcher bullpens. Here's a look at the numbers from Tuesday's event.

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TOP 60 YARD DASH

There were 14 sub-7 times recorded from attendees. Derrick Hartfield (Perry Central, 2019) clocked the quickest 60 yards of the event with a 6.56. Bryson Ware (Germantown, 2019), River Orsak (Barbers Hill(TX), 2019) DMtrice Booth (Oak Grove, 2020), Peyton Donaldson (West Harrison, 2020) and  Beau Bates (Caledonia, 2019) followed suit, separated by slim margins.

Name State School Class Position 60 Yard Dash
Derrick Hartfield MS Perry Central 2019 OF 6.56
Bryson Ware MS Germantown 2019 SS
6.67
River Orsake TX
Barbers Hill 2019 SS
6.71
DMtrice Booth MS Oak Grove 2020 OF 6.71
Bo Gatlin MS Oxford 2019 SS
6.75
Peyton Donaldson MS West Harrison 2020 OF
6.76
Beau Bates MS Caledonia 2020 OF
6.76
Jade James MS Starkville 2019 OF
6.76
Cody Swanson
MS Madison Ridgeland Ac. 2019 OF
6.78
Caleb Stewart
MS Starkville 2019 OF
6.83

TOP FASTBALL VELOCITY

A lanky, athletic 6-foot-5 frame, Farmer Abendroth (Warren Central, 2019) topped the fastball leaderboard touching 91 mph. While Landon Gartman (Enterprise, 2019) showed easy velocity running his fastball up to 89 mph with feel to command secondary pitches.

Name State School Class Position Fastball Velocity
Farmer Abendroth MS Warren Central 2019 RHP 91
Landon Gartman
MS Enterprise 2019 RHP 89
Josh Hill
MS Indianola Academy
2019 RHP
89
Caleb Sterling
MS Warren Central
2019 RHP
88
Landon Rascoe
MS Hattiesburg 2019 RHP
87
Bo Gatlin
MS Oxford 2019 RHP 86
Kris Jones
MS Oak Grove
2019 RHP
86
Alan Kivett MS Warren Central
2020 RHP 86

TOP EXIT VELOCITY

25 total 85+ exit velos were posted at Tuesday’s event. Ben Brantley (Hernando, 2019) registered 97 mph to lead the pack. Shane Lewis (Warren Central, 2020) posted a 96 mph exit velo, while Kris Jones (Oak Grove, 2019), Bryson Ware (Germantown, 2019), Caleb Stewart (Starkville, 2019), Caleb Sterling (Warren Central, 2019) and Landon Rascoe (Hattiesburg, 2019) all posted exit velos of 90+.

Name State School Class Position Exit Velocity
Ben Brantley
MS Hernando
2019 1B
97
Bo Gatlin
MS Oxford 2019 SS
96
Shane Lewis
MS Warren Central
2020 3B
96
Kris Jones
MS Oak Grove
2019 OF
93
Bryson Ware
MS Germantown 2019 SS
93
Caleb Stewart
MS Starkville 2019 OF
91
Caleb Sterling
MS Warren Central
2019 C 90
Landon Rascoe
MS Hattiesburg 2019 RHP 90

TOP INFIELD VELOCITY

Landon Rascoe (Hattiesburg, 2019) showed off quality arm strength, posting an event best 90 mph positional velocity from the infield. While Bo Gatlin (Oxford, 2019) and Bryson Ware (Hattiesburg, 2019) appears on their third leaderboard, clocking an 87 and 85 mph positional velocity respectfully.

Name State School Class Position INF Velo
Landon Rascoe MS Hattiesburg 2019 3B
90
Bo Gatlin MS Oxford 2019 SS 87
Bryson Ware MS Germantown 2019 SS 85
Alan Kivett MS Warren Central
2019 3B
84
River Orsak TX
Barbers Hill
2019 SS
83
Shane Lewis MS Warren Central
2020 3B 81
Colson Harris MS West Jones
2019 2B
80
Ben Brantley MS Hernando 2019 1B 80
Cole Pittman MS Porter's Chapel Academy
2019 1B 80

TOP OUTFIELD VELOCITY

Kyle Booker (DeSoto Central, 2020), tops the leaderboard recording a 92 mph positional velocities from the outfield. Kris Jones (Oak Grove, 2019) and Cody Swanson (Madison Ridgeland Ac., 2019) showed off a strong arms with carry on throws with an 90 mph positional velo.

 
Name State School Class Position OF Velocity
Kyle Booker MS DeSoto Central 2020 OF
92
Kris Jones MS Oak Grove
2019 OF 90
Cody Swanson MS Madison Ridgeland Ac.
2019 OF 90
Alan Kivett MS Warren Central
2020 OF
89
Landon Rawson MS Central Holmes Christian
2019 OF
89
Beau Bates MS Caledonia 2019 OF 86

TOP CATCHER POP TIMES

Caleb Sterling (Warren Central, 2019) posted the top pop time of the event at 1.79. Tyler Harper (Northeast Jones, 2019) finished second on the leaderboard with a 1.81 pop time.

Name State School Class Position Pop Times
Caleb Sterling
MS Warren Central 2019 C 1.79
Tyler Harper
MS Northeast Jones
2019 C
1.81
Colin Frederickson
MS St. Stanislaus
2019 C
1.85
Graham Crawford
MS Sumrall 2019 C
1.86

TOP CATCHER VELOCITY

Caleb Sterling (Warren Central, 2019) posted a top positional velo of 81 mph, while Chase Honeycutt (DeSoto Central, 2020) recorded a positional velo of 76 mph. Alex Frillman (DeSoto Central, 2019) and Tyler Harper followed up with a 75 mph positional velocity.

Name State School Class Position C Velocity
Caleb Sterling
MS Warren Central 2019 C 81
Chase Honeycutt
MS DeSoto Central
2020 C 76
Alex Frillman
MS DeSoto Central
2019 C
75
Tyler Harper
MS Northeast Jones
2019 C
75

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