2017-2018 Commitment Blog



Jared Carrier
Scouting Director, NY

New York is off to a hot start this summer with plenty of commitments happening across the state, a large portion of them coming on the heels of the prestigious NY Games held at the end of June in Binghamton, NY. Let's catch up with who's going where.

Class of 2018



Anthony J Gonzalez

Class of 2018 / 1B

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2018
  • Primary Position: 1B
    Secondary Position: 3B
  • High School: Carmel
    State: NY
  • Summer Team: Connecticutt Blue Jays
  • Height: 5-10
    Weight: 200lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R

Statistics

Position
73
INF Velo
84
Exit Velo
Commitment: College of St. Rose


Trevor Henneman

Class of 2018 / C

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2018
  • Primary Position: C
    Secondary Position: 1B
  • High School: Corning
    State: NY
  • Summer Team: Northeast Twins
  • Height: 6-0
    Weight: 225lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R

Statistics

Position
6.89
60-yard
1.94 - 2.03
Pop Time
79
OF Velo
78
C Velo
92
Exit Velo
4.59
H-1st
Commitment: Canisius


Joey Battaglia

Class of 2018 / C

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2018
  • Primary Position: C
    Secondary Position: 2B
  • High School: Williamsville North
    State: NY
  • Summer Team: Niagara Junior Thunderwolves
  • Height: 6-0
    Weight: 188lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R

Statistics

Position
7.15
60-yard
(09/20/20)
1.89 - 1.95
Pop Time
(09/20/20)
81
INF Velo
79
C Velo
(09/20/20)
98
Exit Velo
(09/20/20)
4.18
H-1st
Position
60-yard
7.15
Pop Time
1.89 - 1.95
C Velo
79
Exit Velo
98
Trackman - Hitting
97.5
Exit Velocity (max)
(09/20/20)
86.8
Exit Velocity (avg)
(09/20/20)
249
Distance (avg)
(09/20/20)
361
Distance (max)
(09/20/20)
Trackman - Hitting
Exit Velocity (max)
97.5
Exit Velocity (avg)
86.8
Distance (avg)
249
Distance (max)
361
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Blast - Hitting
22.8
Hand Speed (max)
(09/20/20)
22.1
Hand Speed (avg)
(09/20/20)
74.9
Bat Speed (max)
(09/20/20)
72.4
Bat Speed (avg)
(09/20/20)
Blast - Hitting
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
Hand Speed (max)
22.8
Hand Speed (avg)
22.1
Bat Speed (max)
74.9
Bat Speed (avg)
72.4
On Plane Eff (avg)
Commitment: Niagara



Howard Sewell

Class of 2018 / 1B

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2018
  • Primary Position: 1B
    Secondary Position: LHP
  • High School: Middletown
    State: NY
  • Summer Team: Northeast Pride
  • Height: 6-2
    Weight: 190lbs
  • Bat/Throw: L/L

Statistics

Pitching
82
Max FB
80 - 81
FB
69 - 72
CB
74 - 75
CH
Position
7.09
60-yard
80
INF Velo
86
Exit Velo
Commitment: Manhattan



Evan Nugent

Class of 2018 / RHP

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2018
  • Primary Position: RHP
  • High School: Fillmore Central
    State: NY
  • Summer Team: Academy Stars
  • Height: 6-1
    Weight: 175lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R

Statistics

Pitching
85
Max FB
83 - 85
FB
73 - 74
CB
74 - 75
CH
Commitment: St. Bonaventure

 


Joseph Novenche

Class of 2018 / C

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2018
  • Primary Position: C
    Secondary Position: 3B
  • High School: Shenendehowa
    State: NY
  • Summer Team: Barnstormers/Syracuse Sportszone
  • Height: 5-10
    Weight: 175lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R

Statistics

Position
7.06
60-yard
1.88 - 1.97
Pop Time
81
INF Velo
81
OF Velo
75
C Velo
90
Exit Velo
4.47
H-1st
Commitment: Canisius



Ryan Seburn

Class of 2018 / RHP

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2018
  • Primary Position: RHP
    Secondary Position: 3B
  • High School: East Syracuse-Minoa
    State: NY
  • Summer Team: Syracuse Sportszone
  • Height: 6-2
    Weight: 189lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R

Statistics

Pitching
85
Max FB
81 - 85
FB
72 - 73
CB
76 - 77
CH
Position
6.93
60-yard
80
INF Velo
87
Exit Velo
4.55
H-1st
Commitment: Fairleigh Dickinson



Timothy Buchek

Class of 2018 / RHP

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2018
  • Primary Position: RHP
    Secondary Position: 1B
  • High School: Windsor
    State: NY
  • Summer Team: Broome Bandits
  • Height: 6-2
    Weight: 200lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R

Statistics

Pitching
87
Max FB
84 - 86
FB
72 - 75
CB
72 - 74
CH
Position
7.14
60-yard
88
INF Velo
103
Exit Velo
Commitment: Central Connecticut St.



Johnny Decker

Class of 2018 / SS

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2018
  • Primary Position: SS
    Secondary Position: 2B
  • High School: Albany Academy
    State: NY
  • Summer Team: Tri-City Bombers
  • Height: 6-3
    Weight: 170lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R

Statistics

Position
7.37
60-yard
80
INF Velo
83
Exit Velo
4.31
H-1st
Commitment: Stony Brook





Class of 2019

 

Christopher Klein

Class of 2019 / 3B

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2019
  • Primary Position: 3B
    Secondary Position: OF
  • High School: Poly Prep
    State: NY
  • Summer Team: U.S. Elite
  • Height: 5-10
    Weight: 205lbs
  • Bat/Throw: L/R

Statistics

Position
7.50
60-yard
83
INF Velo
91
Exit Velo
Commitment: West Virginia



Joe Biancone

Class of 2019 / SS

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2019
  • Primary Position: SS
    Secondary Position: RHP
  • High School: John Jay - Cross River
    State: NY
  • Summer Team: Team Warstic
  • Height: 6-2
    Weight: 185lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R

Statistics

Pitching
94
Max FB
(02/03/19)
92 - 93
FB
(02/03/19)
75 - 77
CB
(02/03/19)
80 - 82
CH
(02/03/19)
Pitching
Max FB
94
FB
92 - 93
CB
75 - 77
CH
80 - 82
Pitching
Max FB
92
FB
89 - 92
CB
73 - 75
Position
7.13
60-yard
86
INF Velo
92
Exit Velo
Commitment: George Washington



Sam Mongelli

Class of 2019 / SS

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2019
  • Primary Position: SS
  • High School: Marlboro
    State: NY
  • Height: 6-1
    Weight: 180lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R
Commitment: Sacred Heart




Sam Bello

Class of 2019 / RHP

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2019
  • Primary Position: RHP
    Secondary Position: 1B
  • High School: Iona Prep
    State: NY
  • Summer Team: Northern Valley Coyotes
  • Height: 6-2
    Weight: 185lbs
  • Bat/Throw:
Commitment: Maryland



Nick Marola

Class of 2019 / SS

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2019
  • Primary Position: SS
    Secondary Position: 2B
  • High School: CBA-Albany
    State: NY
  • Summer Team: Adirondack Heat
  • Height: 6-0
    Weight: 175lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R

Statistics

Position
7.39
60-yard
79
INF Velo
84
Exit Velo
Commitment: UMass-Lowell




Brendan Disonell

Class of 2019 / RHP

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2019
  • Primary Position: RHP
    Secondary Position: 3B
  • High School: Shenendehowa
    State: NY
  • Summer Team: Adirondack Heat
  • Height: 5-11
    Weight: 155lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R

Statistics

Pitching
82
Max FB
80 - 82
FB
71 - 73
CB
Commitment: Stony Brook