Rankings Spotlight: Meridian Leffew


Matt Payne
Director of Scouting, PBR of NC

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RANKINGS SPOTLIGHT : Meridian Leffew | 2026 | SS/2B



Meridian Leffew

Class of 2026 / SS

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2026
  • Primary Position: SS
    Secondary Position: 2B
  • High School: Gaston Christian
    State: NC
  • Summer Team: 5 Star National
  • Height: 6-1
    Weight: 175lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R

Statistics

Position
85
INF Velo
(01/22/23)
Trackman - Hitting
93.5
Exit Velocity (max)
(01/22/23)
77.9
Exit Velocity (avg)
(01/22/23)
212
Distance (avg)
(07/26/22)
288
Distance (max)
(07/26/22)
14
Hard Hit %
(01/22/23)
71
Sweet Spot %
(07/26/22)
50
Line Drive %
(01/22/23)
42.9
Fly Ball %
(07/26/22)
29
Ground Ball %
(01/22/23)
Trackman - Hitting
Exit Velocity (max)
93.5
Exit Velocity (avg)
77.9
Distance (avg)
149
Distance (max)
253
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Trackman - Hitting
Exit Velocity (max)
81
Exit Velocity (avg)
71.9
Distance (avg)
212
Distance (max)
288
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Blast - Hitting
22.4
Hand Speed (max)
(01/22/23)
20.0
Hand Speed (avg)
(01/22/23)
76.1
Bat Speed (max)
(01/22/23)
72.1
Bat Speed (avg)
(01/22/23)
10.2
Rot. Acc (max)
(01/22/23)
6.7
Rot. Acc (avg)
(01/22/23)
44
On Plane Eff (avg)
(01/22/23)
54
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
(01/22/23)
Blast - Hitting
Hand Speed (max)
22.4
Hand Speed (avg)
20
Bat Speed (max)
76.1
Bat Speed (avg)
72.1
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
Blast - Hitting
Hand Speed (max)
18.5
Hand Speed (avg)
17.7
Bat Speed (max)
67.2
Bat Speed (avg)
63.8
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency

Swift

Swift
1.79
10-yd
(07/26/22)
4.08
30-yd
(07/26/22)
7.41
60-yd
(07/26/22)
18.4
Run speed (max)
(07/26/22)
8.1
Run Speed (avg)
(07/26/22)
3.26
RSi (max)
(07/26/22)
2.18
RSi (avg)
(01/22/23)
1517
Jump Power (max)
(01/22/23)
29.1
Jump Height (max)
(01/22/23)
28.9
Jump Height (avg)
(01/22/23)
Swift
RSi (max)
2.39
RSi (avg)
2.18
Jump Power (max)
1517
Jump Height (max)
29.1
Jump Height (avg)
28.9
Swift
10-yd
1.79
30-yd
4.08
60-yd
7.41
Run speed (max)
18.4
Run Speed (avg)
8.1
RSi (max)
3.26
RSi (avg)
1.89
Jump Power (max)
1435
Jump Height (max)
27.6
Jump Height (avg)
27.6

Scouting Report

6-foot, 160-pound build. Athletic in the box with looseness to his swing. Hands are quick with a short path to the ball. Barreled balls to the left center gap during BP. Barreled multiple balls in game action. Top exit velocity at 81 mph. Fluid actions defensively with the ability to play in the middle of the field. Arm topped at 80 mph across the diamond.