Inside the VA/DC 2023 Rankings: Top Outfielders


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Harper Cox

Class of 2023 / OF

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2023
  • Primary Position: OF
    Secondary Position: LHP
  • High School: Cape Henry
    State: VA
  • Summer Team: Richmond Braves National 15U
  • Height: 6-1
    Weight: 172lbs
  • Bat/Throw: L/L

 



Jake Moore

Class of 2023 / OF

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2023
  • Primary Position: OF
    Secondary Position: 1B
  • High School: Chatham
    State: VA
  • Summer Team: Dirtbags All Black
  • Height: 6-0
    Weight: 192lbs
  • Bat/Throw: L/L

Statistics

Pitching
85
Max FB
(06/24/21)
83 - 85
FB
(06/24/21)
Position
7.21
60-yard
(10/25/20)
84
OF Velo
(10/25/20)
91
Exit Velo
(08/01/20)
Position
60-yard
7.21
OF Velo
84
Exit Velo
91
Position
OF Velo
78
Exit Velo
91
Trackman - Hitting
91.3
Exit Velocity (max)
(08/01/20)
82.4
Exit Velocity (avg)
(08/01/20)
205
Distance (avg)
(08/01/20)
326
Distance (max)
(10/25/20)
27
Hard Hit %
(08/01/20)
64
Sweet Spot %
(08/01/20)
45
Line Drive %
(08/01/20)
37.5
Fly Ball %
(10/25/20)
27
Ground Ball %
(08/01/20)
Trackman - Hitting
Exit Velocity (max)
90.7
Exit Velocity (avg)
81
Distance (avg)
192
Distance (max)
326
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Trackman - Hitting
Exit Velocity (max)
91.3
Exit Velocity (avg)
82.4
Distance (avg)
205
Distance (max)
305
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Blast - Hitting
21.5
Hand Speed (max)
(10/25/20)
20.4
Hand Speed (avg)
(10/25/20)
72.9
Bat Speed (max)
(10/25/20)
70.1
Bat Speed (avg)
(10/25/20)
15.7
Rot. Acc (max)
(10/25/20)
13.6
Rot. Acc (avg)
(10/25/20)
76
On Plane Eff (avg)
(08/01/20)
74
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
(10/25/20)
Blast - Hitting
Hand Speed (max)
21.5
Hand Speed (avg)
20.4
Bat Speed (max)
72.9
Bat Speed (avg)
70.1
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
Blast - Hitting
Hand Speed (max)
21.2
Hand Speed (avg)
19.7
Bat Speed (max)
72.2
Bat Speed (avg)
69
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)





Brett Renfrow

Class of 2023 / OF

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2023
  • Primary Position: OF
    Secondary Position: RHP
  • High School: Colgan
    State: VA
  • Summer Team: Stars 17U Carroll
  • Height: 6-2
    Weight: 215lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R

Statistics

Pitching
93
Max FB
(04/25/21)
89 - 92
FB
(04/25/21)
71 - 74
CB
(08/13/22)
77 - 80
CH
(08/13/22)
76 - 77
SL
(08/13/22)
Pitching
Max FB
91
FB
90 - 91
CB
73 - 74
Pitching
Max FB
90
FB
87 - 89
CB
71 - 74
CH
77 - 80
SL
76 - 77
Pitching
Max FB
88
FB
85 - 88
CB
72 - 73
Pitching
Max FB
87
FB
84 - 87
CB
66 - 67
Position
6.93
60-yard
(08/13/22)
87
OF Velo
(08/03/19)
102
Exit Velo
(08/13/22)
Position
60-yard
6.93
Exit Velo
102
Position
60-yard
7.2
OF Velo
87
Exit Velo
87
Trackman - Fastball
90.2
Velocity (max)
(08/13/22)
86.7 - 89.6
Velo Range
(08/13/22)
86.9
Eff Velocity (avg)
(08/13/22)
1959
Spin Rate (max)
(08/13/22)
1813
Spin Rate (avg)
(08/13/22)
16.4
IVB (max)
(08/13/22)
14.2
IVB (avg)
(08/13/22)
13.7
HM (max)
(08/13/22)
9.4
HM (avg)
(08/13/22)
5.8
Extension (avg)
(08/13/22)
5.8
Release Ht (avg)
(08/13/22)
22
Spin Score (max)
(08/13/22)
47
Zone %
(08/13/22)
Trackman - Fastball
Velocity (max)
90.2
Velo Range
86.7 - 89.6
Eff Velocity (avg)
86.9
Spin Rate (max)
1959
Spin Rate (avg)
1813
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
73.8
Velocity (max)
(08/13/22)
71.2 - 73.7
Velo Range
(08/13/22)
70.5
Eff Velocity (avg)
(08/13/22)
1821
Spin Rate (max)
(08/13/22)
1671
Spin Rate (avg)
(08/13/22)
-1.0
IVB (avg)
(08/13/22)
-15.4
HM (max)
(08/13/22)
-11.8
HM (avg)
(08/13/22)
5.2
Extension (avg)
(08/13/22)
5.6
Release Ht (avg)
(08/13/22)
26
Spin Score (max)
(08/13/22)
Trackman - Curveball
Velocity (max)
73.8
Velo Range
71.2 - 73.7
Eff Velocity (avg)
70.5
Spin Rate (max)
1821
Spin Rate (avg)
1671
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Trackman - Slider
76.7
Velocity (max)
(08/13/22)
74.7
Eff Velocity (avg)
(08/13/22)
1784
Spin Rate (max)
(08/13/22)
1784
Spin Rate (avg)
(08/13/22)
7.2
IVB (max)
(08/13/22)
7.2
IVB (avg)
(08/13/22)
4.9
HM (max)
(08/13/22)
4.9
HM (avg)
(08/13/22)
5.2
Extension (avg)
(08/13/22)
5.6
Release Ht (avg)
(08/13/22)
23
Spin Score (max)
(08/13/22)
Trackman - Slider
Velocity (max)
76.7
Eff Velocity (avg)
74.7
Spin Rate (max)
1784
Spin Rate (avg)
1784
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Trackman - ChangeUp
80.1
Velocity (max)
(08/13/22)
77.4 - 79.4
Velo Range
(08/13/22)
77.3
Eff Velocity (avg)
(08/13/22)
1554
Spin Rate (max)
(08/13/22)
1324
Spin Rate (avg)
(08/13/22)
11.5
IVB (max)
(08/13/22)
5.3
IVB (avg)
(08/13/22)
16.0
HM (max)
(08/13/22)
12.8
HM (avg)
(08/13/22)
5.6
Extension (avg)
(08/13/22)
5.5
Release Ht (avg)
(08/13/22)
20
Spin Score (max)
(08/13/22)
14
Zone %
(08/13/22)
Trackman - ChangeUp
Velocity (max)
80.1
Velo Range
77.4 - 79.4
Eff Velocity (avg)
77.3
Spin Rate (max)
1554
Spin Rate (avg)
1324
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Hitting
101.9
Exit Velocity (max)
(08/13/22)
94.6
Exit Velocity (avg)
(08/13/22)
233
Distance (avg)
(08/13/22)
380
Distance (max)
(08/13/22)
79
Hard Hit %
(08/13/22)
67
Sweet Spot %
(08/13/22)
46
Line Drive %
(08/13/22)
20.8
Fly Ball %
(08/13/22)
33
Ground Ball %
(08/13/22)
Trackman - Hitting
Exit Velocity (max)
101.9
Exit Velocity (avg)
94.6
Distance (avg)
233
Distance (max)
380
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Blast - Hitting
23.9
Hand Speed (max)
(08/13/22)
22.5
Hand Speed (avg)
(08/13/22)
76.1
Bat Speed (max)
(08/13/22)
73.7
Bat Speed (avg)
(08/13/22)
19.3
Rot. Acc (max)
(08/13/22)
15.3
Rot. Acc (avg)
(08/13/22)
63
On Plane Eff (avg)
(08/13/22)
75
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
(08/13/22)
Blast - Hitting
Hand Speed (max)
23.9
Hand Speed (avg)
22.5
Bat Speed (max)
76.1
Bat Speed (avg)
73.7
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency

Swift

Swift
1.72
10-yd
(08/13/22)
3.91
30-yd
(08/13/22)
6.93
60-yd
(08/13/22)
20.5
Run speed (max)
(08/13/22)
8.6
Run Speed (avg)
(08/13/22)
Swift
10-yd
1.72
30-yd
3.91
60-yd
6.93
Run speed (max)
20.5
Run Speed (avg)
8.6



 



Justin Smith

Class of 2023 / OF

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2023
  • Primary Position: OF
    Secondary Position: RHP
  • High School: Walsingham Academy
    State: VA
  • Height: 6-0
    Weight: 175lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R

Statistics

Pitching
80
Max FB
(06/29/21)
76 - 80
FB
(06/29/21)
64 - 65
CB
(06/18/19)
71 - 74
CH
(06/29/21)
Pitching
Max FB
80
FB
76 - 80
CB
58 - 63
CH
71 - 74
Pitching
Max FB
77
CB
64 - 65
CH
61 - 62
Position
7.24
60-yard
(06/22/20)
85
OF Velo
(06/29/21)
94
Exit Velo
(06/29/21)
4.57
H-1st
(02/16/20)
Position
60-yard
7.24
OF Velo
85
Exit Velo
94
Position
60-yard
7.24
OF Velo
82
Exit Velo
90
Position
OF Velo
82
Exit Velo
88
H-1st
4.57
Position
OF Velo
82
H-1st
4.78
Exit Velo
87
Position
60-yard
7.43
OF Velo
78
Exit Velo
81
Trackman - Fastball
80.3
Velocity (max)
(06/29/21)
77.5 - 80.3
Velo Range
(06/29/21)
77.7
Eff Velocity (avg)
(06/29/21)
2110
Spin Rate (max)
(06/29/21)
2060
Spin Rate (avg)
(06/29/21)
21.1
IVB (max)
(06/29/21)
19.0
IVB (avg)
(06/29/21)
14.0
HM (max)
(06/29/21)
10.5
HM (avg)
(06/29/21)
5.8
Extension (avg)
(06/29/21)
6.4
Release Ht (avg)
(06/29/21)
27
Spin Score (max)
(06/29/21)
27
Zone %
(06/29/21)
Trackman - Fastball
Velocity (max)
80.3
Velo Range
77.5 - 80.3
Eff Velocity (avg)
77.7
Spin Rate (max)
2110
Spin Rate (avg)
2060
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
62.9
Velocity (max)
(06/29/21)
58.8 - 62.5
Velo Range
(06/29/21)
59.2
Eff Velocity (avg)
(06/29/21)
1985
Spin Rate (max)
(06/29/21)
1745
Spin Rate (avg)
(06/29/21)
-9.9
IVB (max)
(06/29/21)
0.1
IVB (avg)
(06/29/21)
-9.0
HM (max)
(06/29/21)
-4.7
HM (avg)
(06/29/21)
5.4
Extension (avg)
(06/29/21)
6.3
Release Ht (avg)
(06/29/21)
32
Spin Score (max)
(06/29/21)
Trackman - Curveball
Velocity (max)
62.9
Velo Range
58.8 - 62.5
Eff Velocity (avg)
59.2
Spin Rate (max)
1985
Spin Rate (avg)
1745
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Trackman - ChangeUp
73.8
Velocity (max)
(06/29/21)
71.0 - 73.8
Velo Range
(06/29/21)
71.2
Eff Velocity (avg)
(06/29/21)
1938
Spin Rate (max)
(06/29/21)
1892
Spin Rate (avg)
(06/29/21)
20.3
IVB (max)
(06/29/21)
19.7
IVB (avg)
(06/29/21)
16.3
HM (max)
(06/29/21)
11.9
HM (avg)
(06/29/21)
5.8
Extension (avg)
(06/29/21)
6.5
Release Ht (avg)
(06/29/21)
26
Spin Score (max)
(06/29/21)
Trackman - ChangeUp
Velocity (max)
73.8
Velo Range
71 - 73.8
Eff Velocity (avg)
71.2
Spin Rate (max)
1938
Spin Rate (avg)
1892
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Trackman - Hitting
93.5
Exit Velocity (max)
(06/29/21)
79.9
Exit Velocity (avg)
(06/29/21)
244
Distance (avg)
(06/29/21)
351
Distance (max)
(06/29/21)
25
Hard Hit %
(06/29/21)
63
Sweet Spot %
(06/29/21)
25
Line Drive %
(06/29/21)
62.5
Fly Ball %
(06/29/21)
13
Ground Ball %
(06/29/21)
Trackman - Hitting
Exit Velocity (max)
93.5
Exit Velocity (avg)
79.9
Distance (avg)
244
Distance (max)
351
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Blast - Hitting
23.5
Hand Speed (max)
(06/29/21)
22.2
Hand Speed (avg)
(06/29/21)
74.8
Bat Speed (max)
(06/29/21)
71.6
Bat Speed (avg)
(06/29/21)
22.2
Rot. Acc (max)
(06/29/21)
20.5
Rot. Acc (avg)
(06/29/21)
74
On Plane Eff (avg)
(06/29/21)
79
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
(06/29/21)
Blast - Hitting
Hand Speed (max)
23.5
Hand Speed (avg)
22.2
Bat Speed (max)
74.8
Bat Speed (avg)
71.6
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency

Pitch_Scores

Pitch Scores - Fastball
58
Hop+
(06/29/21)
61
Rise+
(06/29/21)
75
Sink+
(06/29/21)
Pitch Scores - Fastball
Hop+
Rise+
Sink+
Pitch Scores - Curveball
46
Hammer+
(06/29/21)
58
Sweep+
(06/29/21)
Pitch Scores - Curveball
Hammer+
Sweep+



 



TayShaun Walton

Class of 2023 / OF

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2023
  • Primary Position: OF
  • High School: IMG Academy
    State: VA
  • Height: 6-3
    Weight: 220lbs
  • Bat/Throw: R/R

Statistics

Position
7.03
60-yard
(03/20/21)
87
OF Velo
(03/20/21)
105
Exit Velo
(03/20/21)
Position
60-yard
7.03
OF Velo
87
Exit Velo
105
Trackman - Hitting
104.9
Exit Velocity (max)
(03/20/21)
87.8
Exit Velocity (avg)
(03/20/21)
235
Distance (avg)
(03/20/21)
388
Distance (max)
(03/20/21)
58
Hard Hit %
(03/20/21)
5
Barrel %
(03/20/21)
53
Sweet Spot %
(03/20/21)
32
Line Drive %
(03/20/21)
42.1
Fly Ball %
(03/20/21)
21
Ground Ball %
(03/20/21)
Trackman - Hitting
Exit Velocity (max)
104.9
Exit Velocity (avg)
87.8
Distance (avg)
235
Distance (max)
388
Hard Hit %
Barrel %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Blast - Hitting
24.5
Hand Speed (max)
(03/20/21)
22.4
Hand Speed (avg)
(03/20/21)
87.5
Bat Speed (max)
(03/20/21)
77.0
Bat Speed (avg)
(03/20/21)
28.7
Rot. Acc (max)
(03/20/21)
24.0
Rot. Acc (avg)
(03/20/21)
73
On Plane Eff (avg)
(03/20/21)
82
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
(03/20/21)
Blast - Hitting
Hand Speed (max)
24.5
Hand Speed (avg)
22.4
Bat Speed (max)
87.5
Bat Speed (avg)
77
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency