Rankings Riser Spotlight: Shawn Arneja


Jason Burton
Scouting Director PBR Virginia/DC

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Arneja had a standout day at the Underclass State Games where he displayed his hit tool, athleticism, and versatility. See more below.


Shawn Arneja

Class of 2024 / OF

Player Information

  • Graduating Class: 2024
  • Primary Position: OF
    Secondary Position: LHP
  • High School: Freedom South Riding
    State: VA
  • Summer Team: Marucci Stars
  • Height: 5-8
    Weight: 155lbs
  • Bat/Throw: L/L

Statistics

Pitching
72
Max FB
(06/19/21)
66 - 70
FB
(06/19/21)
59 - 62
CB
(06/19/21)
66 - 67
CH
(06/19/21)
Pitching
Max FB
72
FB
69 - 70
CB
61 - 62
Pitching
Max FB
72
FB
66 - 70
CB
59 - 62
CH
66 - 67
Pitching
Max FB
70
FB
65 - 68
CB
56 - 58
Pitching
Max FB
70
FB
65 - 68
CB
56 - 58
Position
7.03
60-yard
(06/21/22)
86
OF Velo
(06/12/22)
89
Exit Velo
(10/30/21)
Position
60-yard
7.03
OF Velo
78
Exit Velo
85
Position
OF Velo
86
Exit Velo
83
Position
60-yard
7.21
OF Velo
72
Exit Velo
84
Position
OF Velo
77
Exit Velo
89
Position
60-yard
7.66
OF Velo
70
Exit Velo
80
Trackman - Fastball
72.2
Velocity (max)
(06/19/21)
66.7 - 71.1
Velo Range
(06/19/21)
67.7
Eff Velocity (avg)
(06/19/21)
1977
Spin Rate (max)
(06/19/21)
1848
Spin Rate (avg)
(06/19/21)
23.2
IVB (max)
(06/19/21)
18.1
IVB (avg)
(11/07/20)
-4.6
HM (max)
(10/30/21)
0.3
HM (avg)
(10/30/21)
5.6
Extension (avg)
(06/19/21)
5.6
Release Ht (avg)
(06/19/21)
28
Spin Score (max)
(06/19/21)
57
Zone %
(06/19/21)
Trackman - Fastball
Velocity (max)
71.5
Velo Range
68.2 - 70.7
Eff Velocity (avg)
67.6
Spin Rate (max)
1893
Spin Rate (avg)
1798
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Fastball
Velocity (max)
72.2
Velo Range
66.7 - 71.1
Eff Velocity (avg)
67.7
Spin Rate (max)
1977
Spin Rate (avg)
1848
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Fastball
Velocity (max)
69.7
Velo Range
65.4 - 68.3
Eff Velocity (avg)
63.4
Spin Rate (max)
1772
Spin Rate (avg)
1698
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
62.5
Velocity (max)
(06/19/21)
59.3 - 62.5
Velo Range
(06/19/21)
59.0
Eff Velocity (avg)
(10/30/21)
1922
Spin Rate (max)
(06/19/21)
1878
Spin Rate (avg)
(06/19/21)
-0.5
IVB (max)
(10/30/21)
3.4
IVB (avg)
(10/30/21)
17.3
HM (max)
(11/07/20)
14.6
HM (avg)
(11/07/20)
4.8
Extension (avg)
(06/19/21)
5.5
Release Ht (avg)
(06/19/21)
33
Spin Score (max)
(11/07/20)
67
Zone %
(10/30/21)
Trackman - Curveball
Velocity (max)
62.3
Velo Range
60.6 - 62.3
Eff Velocity (avg)
59
Spin Rate (max)
1847
Spin Rate (avg)
1819
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
Velocity (max)
62.5
Velo Range
59.3 - 62.5
Eff Velocity (avg)
58.2
Spin Rate (max)
1922
Spin Rate (avg)
1878
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
Velocity (max)
58
Velo Range
55.3 - 57.7
Eff Velocity (avg)
52.2
Spin Rate (max)
1897
Spin Rate (avg)
1756
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - ChangeUp
66.5
Velocity (max)
(06/19/21)
64.9
Eff Velocity (avg)
(06/19/21)
1423
Spin Rate (max)
(06/19/21)
1423
Spin Rate (avg)
(06/19/21)
5.6
Extension (avg)
(06/19/21)
5.2
Release Ht (avg)
(06/19/21)
21
Spin Score (max)
(06/19/21)
100
Zone %
(06/19/21)
Trackman - ChangeUp
Velocity (max)
66.5
Eff Velocity (avg)
64.9
Spin Rate (max)
1423
Spin Rate (avg)
1423
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Hitting
88.5
Exit Velocity (max)
(10/30/21)
83.2
Exit Velocity (avg)
(10/30/21)
244
Distance (avg)
(11/06/21)
308
Distance (max)
(11/06/21)
78
Sweet Spot %
(06/19/21)
67
Line Drive %
(10/30/21)
46.2
Fly Ball %
(11/07/20)
38
Ground Ball %
(06/12/22)
Trackman - Hitting
Exit Velocity (max)
85.4
Exit Velocity (avg)
75.1
Distance (avg)
164
Distance (max)
298
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Trackman - Hitting
Exit Velocity (max)
82.6
Exit Velocity (avg)
75
Distance (avg)
132
Distance (max)
270
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Trackman - Hitting
Exit Velocity (max)
84
Exit Velocity (avg)
78.1
Distance (avg)
244
Distance (max)
308
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Trackman - Hitting
Exit Velocity (max)
88.5
Exit Velocity (avg)
83.2
Distance (avg)
146
Distance (max)
268
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Ground Ball %
Trackman - Hitting
Exit Velocity (max)
78.2
Exit Velocity (avg)
75.3
Distance (avg)
164
Distance (max)
229
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Trackman - Hitting
Exit Velocity (max)
80.3
Exit Velocity (avg)
72
Distance (avg)
175
Distance (max)
282
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Blast - Hitting
23.8
Hand Speed (max)
(10/30/21)
22.8
Hand Speed (avg)
(10/30/21)
73.5
Bat Speed (max)
(10/30/21)
69.0
Bat Speed (avg)
(10/30/21)
17.4
Rot. Acc (max)
(06/21/22)
14.1
Rot. Acc (avg)
(06/21/22)
60
On Plane Eff (avg)
(10/30/21)
68
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
(10/30/21)
Blast - Hitting
Hand Speed (max)
23
Hand Speed (avg)
21
Bat Speed (max)
68.2
Bat Speed (avg)
65.2
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
Blast - Hitting
Hand Speed (max)
21.3
Hand Speed (avg)
20.3
Bat Speed (max)
70.6
Bat Speed (avg)
68.1
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
Blast - Hitting
Hand Speed (max)
21.4
Hand Speed (avg)
20.6
Bat Speed (max)
70.3
Bat Speed (avg)
65.2
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
Blast - Hitting
Hand Speed (max)
23.8
Hand Speed (avg)
22.8
Bat Speed (max)
73.5
Bat Speed (avg)
69
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
Blast - Hitting
Hand Speed (max)
23.3
Hand Speed (avg)
22.2
Bat Speed (max)
62.2
Bat Speed (avg)
58.9
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency

Pitch_Scores

Pitch Scores - Fastball
53
Hop+
(06/19/21)
42
Rise+
(06/19/21)
Pitch Scores - Curveball
53
Hammer+
(06/19/21)
74
Sweep+
(06/19/21)
Pitch Scores - Curveball
Hammer+
Sweep+
Pitch Scores - Curveball
Hammer+
Sweep+

Scouting Report

6/21/22

 

5-foot-8, 150-pound athletic strong frame. Athletic confident during batting practice, the left-handed hitter clocked an exit velocity of 85 mph. (65.2 mph bat speed average). (21.0 mph hand speed average). Began in a balanced stance with a controlled compact load, then used a controlled small leg kick. Bat speed is raw present, uses a short rotational swing plane and high finish. Was able to create a lot of loud contact and found multiple barrels. Smooth athletic recorded an outfield position velocity of 78 mph; shows soft sure hands, a clean natural exchange, and athletic rhythmic feet. Glovework was used out front. Used a loose quick arm action with a ¾ slot. During the event, recorded a 60 time of 7.03.

 

11/07/21

 

VA/MD State Games

5-foot-8, 145-pound proportional athletic frame. Solid fluid at the plate, Arneja had an exit velocity of 84 mph. (65.2 mph bat speed average). (20.6 mph hand speed average). Started in a balanced quiet stance with a smooth compact load, then used a short controlled stride. Bat speed was quick efficient, displayed a simple uphill swing plane and good extension on his balanced finish. Barreled up multiple balls with loud contact. Gap to gap line drive approach. Solid in the outfield, his best throws to the infield topped out at 72 mph; has smooth in control feet, sure consistent hands, and a natural exchange. Laterally, movements were quick and fielded the ball out front. Showed consistent accuracy to the bag with a longer quick arm action and a ¾ slot. Recorded a time of 7.21 in the 60-yard dash.