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Best of 2021: Max Exit Velocity Leaders


By: Diego Solares
Associate Scout, Staff Writer

The PBR Oregon staff hosted more than 20 showcases in 2021 – from invite-only events for select prospects, events for incoming freshmen, unsigned seniors, and the list goes on. Before we close the book on 2021 for good, we're going to check out some of the top showcase performances of last year.

To make your mark at a PBR showcase in 2022, check out the recently released PBR Oregon 2022 winter calendar.

Below you'll find the loudest barrels by Oregon products over the last calendar year, separated by grad class.

MAX EXIT VELOCITY LEADERS

2022

Rank Name State School Class Pos Exit Velocity (max)
1 Jackson Jaha OR Clackamas 2022 3B 103.7 mph
2
Jacob Dodge OR Southridge 2022 1B 101.5 mph
3
Cole Jorgensen OR La Grande 2022 C 101.3 mph
4
Blaise Heher OR Lake Oswego 2022 OF 101.0 mph
5
Ky Hoskinson OR McMinnville 2022 SS 100.3 mph
6
Thomas Ferroggiaro OR Central Catholic 2022 SS 99.6 mph
7
Ely Kennel OR Santiam Christian 2022 OF 99.4 mph
8 Max Bledy OR Wilsonville 2022 OF
99.4 mph
9
Kace Naone OR West Linn 2022 OF 99.3 mph
10
Isaac Hill OR Hidden Valley 2022 RHP 98.8 mph
11
Nicholas Holm OR Clackamas 2022 3B 98.1 mph
12 Chase Elliott OR Hermiston 2022 OF 97.8 mph
13
Bowen Stinson OR Mountainside 2022 C 96.9 mph
14
Tyler Christiansen OR Mountainside 2022 OF 96.6 mph
15
Alexander Nisbet OR Cleveland 2022 1B 96.3 mph
16
Alex Hendrickson OR Reynolds 2022 1B 95.5 mph
17
James Cecil OR Bend 2022 RHP 95.5 mph
18
Ian Umlandt OR Sherwood 2022 LHP 95.3 mph
19
Kade Weeks OR McMinnville 2022 3B 94.9 mph
20
Mason Utech OR Lakeridge 2022 C 94.9 mph
21
Alou Dechard OR Lakeridge 2022 OF 94.9 mph
22
Griffin Biggs OR Tualatin 2022 OF 94.7 mph
23
Mason Spellecy OR Hood River Valley 2022 1B 94.6 mph
24
Wyatt Hurley OR Yamhill Carlton 2022 C 94.5 mph
25
Ethan Anderson OR Reynolds 2022 C 94.3 mph


2023

Rank Name State School Class Pos Exit Velocity (max)
1 Paul Wilson OR Lakeridge 2023 LHP 101.7 mph
2
Parker Guinn OR McMinnville 2023 C/RHP 99.9 mph
3
Brock Leitgeb OR Jesuit 2023 C 99.1 mph
4
Zachary Justice OR Summit 2023 C 97.8 mph
5
Cal Pickhardt OR Mountain View 2023 SS 96.9 mph
6
Buddy Brands OR Tigard 2023 RHP 96.2 mph
7
Levi Jones OR Jesuit 2023 3B 95.7 mph
8
Jake Holmes OR West Linn 2023 1B 95.2 mph
9
Jacob Ogden OR Wilsonville 2023 OF 94.9 mph
10
Rex DeAngelis OR North Marion 2023 OF 92.6 mph
11
Benjamin Christensen OR Grant 2023 3B 92.5 mph
12 Nathan Davis OR Sunset 2023 C 91.6 mph
13 Blake Sehorn OR Glencoe 2023 C 91.6 mph
14 Leo Reeves OR South Eugene 2023 C 91.5 mph


2024

Rank Name State School Class Pos Exit Velocity (max)
1 Jackson Barnachea OR Tigard 2024 SS 97.1 mph
2 Ethan Matsuoka OR Tualatin 2024 SS 95.6 mph
3
Dustin Doherty OR Jesuit 2024 SS 93.6 mph
4
Jack Turnquist OR Oregon City 2024 LHP 93.1 mph
5
Lucas Geren OR Cleveland 2024 RHP 91.4 mph
6
Eli Rolfe OR McMinnville 2024 SS 91.0 mph
7
Campbell Smith OR Lake Oswego 2024 OF 91.0 mph
8
Troy Osborne OR Grants Pass 2024 C 90.8 mph
9
Ezra Vice OR Westview 2024 OF 90.5 mph
10 Brode Lyman OR Jesuit 2024 C 89.9 mph
11
Nolan Miller OR Sheldon 2024 OF 89.2 mph


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