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CLASS OF 2024

SS
RHP

Josh
Powell

Russellville (HS) • AR
6' 2" • 165LBS
R/R • 17yr 9mo
Travel Team: 5Star Mafia Stewart
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Pitching Velos
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Best Of Stats

Hitting
21.2
Hand Speed (max)
2/20/21
68.8
Bat Speed (max)
6/27/23
13.9
Rot. Acc (max)
2/20/21
-
Hard Hit %
Power
86.4
Exit Velocity (max)
6/27/23
79.7
Exit Velocity (avg)
6/27/23
323
Distance (max)
6/27/23
79
Sweet Spot %
6/27/23
Run
7.33
60
6/27/23
2.96
30-yd
6/27/23
1.72
10-yd
6/27/23
33.7
Run speed (max)
6/27/23
Defense
84
INF Velo
6/27/23
85
OF Velo
7/12/22
-
C Velo
-
Pop Time
Pitching

Fastball

80
Velocity (max)
6/27/23
64 - 79
Velo Range
6/27/23
1948
Spin Rate (avg)
2/20/21

Changeup

66.8 - 69.5
Velo Range
2/20/21
1520
Spin Rate (avg)
6/16/20

Curveball

56 - 61
Velo Range
6/27/23
1830
Spin Rate (avg)
2/20/21

Slider

60 - 67
Velo Range
6/27/23
1984
Spin Rate (avg)
6/27/23

Positional Tools

2023
2022
2021
2020
2019
Infield Velocity
84.0
Infield Velocity
82.0
Outfield Velocity
85.0
Infield Velocity
74.0
60 Yard Dash
8.20
Infield Velocity
63.0
Power / Speed Score
9.8
60 Yard Dash
8.40
Outfield Velocity
61.0
Power / Speed Score
8.0
East Arkansas Open
Jun 27, 2023
Position
84
INF Velo
Power Speed Score
Minority ID Elite Classic Scout Day
Jul 12, 2022
Position
82
INF Velo
85
OF Velo
Power Speed Score
Underclass Trials
Jun 16, 2020
Position
8.20
60-yard
63
INF Velo
76
Exit Velo
Preseason All-State (Invite-Only)
Feb 22, 2020
Position
8.36
60-yard
61
INF Velo
70
Exit Velo
Central Arkansas Junior Future Games Trials
May 30, 2019
Position
8.40
60-yard
61
OF Velo
67
Exit Velo

Hitting

2023
2022
2021
2020
Exit Velocity Max
86.4
Exit Velocity Avg
79.7
Distance Max
323
Distance Avg
240
Launch Angle Avg
26.0
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Exit Velocity Max
84.4
Exit Velocity Avg
74.6
Distance Max
271
Distance Avg
169
Launch Angle Avg
19.0
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Exit Velocity Max
81.4
Exit Velocity Avg
74.1
Distance Max
255
Distance Avg
155
Launch Angle Avg
18.5
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Exit Velocity Max
80.2
Exit Velocity Avg
74.8
Distance Max
228
Distance Avg
169
Launch Angle Avg
17.9
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
East Arkansas Open
Jun 27, 2023
Trackman - Hitting
86.4
Exit Velocity (max)
79.7
Exit Velocity (avg)
240
Distance (avg)
323
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Minority ID Elite Classic Scout Day
Jul 12, 2022
Trackman - Hitting
84.4
Exit Velocity (max)
74.6
Exit Velocity (avg)
169
Distance (avg)
271
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Arkansas Preseason All-State (Invite-Only)
Feb 20, 2021
Trackman - Hitting
81.4
Exit Velocity (max)
74.1
Exit Velocity (avg)
155
Distance (avg)
255
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Underclass Trials
Jun 16, 2020
Trackman - Hitting
80.2
Exit Velocity (max)
74.8
Exit Velocity (avg)
169
Distance (avg)
228
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %

Hitting

2023
2021
Hand Speed Max
19.7
Hand Speed Avg
18.7
Bat Speed Max
68.8
Bat Speed Avg
63.3
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
Hand Speed Max
21.2
Hand Speed Avg
19.7
Bat Speed Max
63.5
Bat Speed Avg
61.2
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
East Arkansas Open
Jun 27, 2023
Blast - Hitting
19.7
Hand Speed (max)
18.7
Hand Speed (avg)
68.8
Bat Speed (max)
63.3
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
Arkansas Preseason All-State (Invite-Only)
Feb 20, 2021
Blast - Hitting
21.2
Hand Speed (max)
19.7
Hand Speed (avg)
63.5
Bat Speed (max)
61.2
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency

Pitching

2023
2021
2020
Fastball
Velocity Max
79.7
Fastball
Velocity Avg
71.5
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
1938
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
27.0
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Curveball
Velocity Avg
57.9
Curveball
Spin Rate Avg
1755
Curveball
Total Movement Avg
Changeup
Velocity Avg
63.2
Changeup
Spin Rate Avg
1337
Changeup
Total Movement Avg
Slider
Velocity Avg
63.3
Slider
Spin Rate Avg
1984
Fastball
Velocity Max
74.1
Fastball
Velocity Avg
72.0
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
1948
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
27.0
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Curveball
Velocity Avg
59.6
Curveball
Spin Rate Avg
1830
Curveball
Total Movement Avg
Changeup
Velocity Avg
68.2
Changeup
Spin Rate Avg
1281
Fastball
Velocity Max
70.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
67.8
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
1760
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
26.0
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Curveball
Velocity Avg
55.4
Curveball
Spin Rate Avg
1722
Curveball
Total Movement Avg
Changeup
Velocity Avg
61.2
Changeup
Spin Rate Avg
1520
Changeup
Total Movement Avg
East Arkansas Open
Jun 27, 2023
Trackman - Fastball
79.7
Velocity (max)
64.5 - 78.6
Velo Range
70.7
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,241
Spin Rate (max)
1,938
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Spin Efficiency % (avg)
Trackman - Curveball
61.6
Velocity (max)
55.8 - 60.6
Velo Range
57.7
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,820
Spin Rate (max)
1,755
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Spin Efficiency % (avg)
Trackman - Slider
67.0
Velocity (max)
60.3 - 66.7
Velo Range
60.9
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,091
Spin Rate (max)
1,984
Spin Rate (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Spin Efficiency % (avg)
Trackman - ChangeUp
65.4
Velocity (max)
60.9 - 65.4
Velo Range
62.7
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,479
Spin Rate (max)
1,337
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Spin Efficiency % (avg)
Arkansas Preseason All-State (Invite-Only)
Feb 20, 2021
Trackman - Fastball
74.1
Velocity (max)
70.4 - 73.6
Velo Range
75.0
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,111
Spin Rate (max)
1,948
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
60.8
Velocity (max)
58.2 - 60.8
Velo Range
60.8
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,938
Spin Rate (max)
1,830
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - ChangeUp
69.5
Velocity (max)
66.8 - 69.5
Velo Range
69.3
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,405
Spin Rate (max)
1,281
Spin Rate (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Underclass Trials
Jun 16, 2020
Trackman - Fastball
70.0
Velocity (max)
65.9 - 69.7
Velo Range
66.2
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,820
Spin Rate (max)
1,760
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
56.7
Velocity (max)
54.1 - 56.7
Velo Range
53.8
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,742
Spin Rate (max)
1,722
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - ChangeUp
63.3
Velocity (max)
59.6 - 63.1
Velo Range
60.1
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,581
Spin Rate (max)
1,520
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %

Pitch Scores

2020
Fastball
Rise+
Underclass Trials
Jun 16, 2020
Pitch Scores - Fastball
Hop+
Rise+
Pitch Scores - Curveball
Hammer+
Sweep+

Pitching Velos

2023
2021
2020
2019
Fastball
Velocity Max
80.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
71.5
Curveball
Velocity Avg
58.5
Changeup
Velocity Avg
63.0
Slider
Velocity Avg
63.5
Fastball
Velocity Max
74.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
72.0
Curveball
Velocity Avg
58.5
Changeup
Velocity Avg
67.5
Fastball
Velocity Max
70.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
68.0
Curveball
Velocity Avg
49.8
Changeup
Velocity Avg
57.2
Fastball
Velocity Max
66.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
62.0
Curveball
Velocity Avg
52.5
Changeup
Velocity Avg
54.0
East Arkansas Open
Jun 27, 2023
Pitching
80
Max FB
64 - 79
FB
56 - 61
CB
61 - 65
CH
60 - 67
SL
Arkansas Preseason All-State (Invite-Only)
Feb 20, 2021
Pitching
74
Max FB
70 - 74
FB
57 - 60
CB
66 - 69
CH
Underclass Trials
Jun 16, 2020
Pitching
70
Max FB
68 - 70
FB
53 - 56
CB
59 - 63
CH
Preseason All-State (Invite-Only)
Feb 22, 2020
Pitching
69
Max FB
65 - 69
FB
44 - 46
CB
53 - 54
CH
Central Arkansas Junior Future Games Trials
May 30, 2019
Pitching
66
Max FB
61 - 63
FB
52 - 53
CB
53 - 55
CH

Game Performance

2024
2023
2022
10 Yard Dash
1.72
30 Yard Dash
2.96
60 Yard Dash
7.33
Top Speed (MPH)
10 Yard Dash
1.72
30 Yard Dash
2.96
60 Yard Dash
7.33
Top Speed (MPH)
10 Yard Dash
1.76
30 Yard Dash
3.09
60 Yard Dash
7.62
Top Speed (MPH)
East Arkansas Open
Jun 27, 2023
Swift
1.72
10-yd
2.96
30-yd
7.33
60-yd
33.7
Run speed (max)
Minority ID Elite Classic Scout Day
Jul 12, 2022
Swift
1.76
10-yd
3.09
30-yd
7.62
60-yd
30.9
Run speed (max)
7.8
Run Speed (avg)

Visual Edge

Pitch Ai

Notes

Comments

2/20/21

Player Spotlight 

Josh Powell: SS/RHP, (2024) Russellville, AR. 5-foot-10, 143-pound lean frame. Solid at the plate, the right-handed hitter recorded an exit velocity of 81 mph. Starts in an open athletic stance with a smooth controlled load, then uses a small leg kick. Bat speed is average, exhibits a short flat swing plane and high finish. Produced some loud contact and found multiple barrels. Line drive approach. Fluid while in the infield, recorded position velocities up to 74 mph; showed soft consistent hands, a quick clean exchange, and rhythmic athletic feet. Movements laterally were athletic and he fields the ball out front. Used a quick arm action with a high ¾ slot while showing consistent accuracy to the base. Solid on the mound, used a short arm action with a high ¾ arm angle while showing quick arm speed. Feel type pitcher and shows easy effort. Displays even shoulders and an athletic balance point. Lands square with an athletic finish. Threw his fastball 70-74 mph; shows control low in the zone and some action with straight movement. Had gradual action and command around the zone on his 11/5 curveball (57-60). Has control low in the zone and slight action on his straight changeup (66-69). 

Scout Evaluation 

Josh Powell, Russellville, 2024, AR

Position: SS/RHP

Body: 5-foot-10, 143-pound lean frame.

Hit: (RHH) Began in an open athletic stance with a smooth controlled load, then used a small leg kick. Average bat speed. High finish, short flat swing. Line drive approach. 

Power: 81 mph exit velocity. 

Defense:  (IF) Soft consistent hands, rhythmic athletic footwork, quick clean exchange. Fluid.  Laterally, movements were athletic and fielded the ball out front. 

Arm: 74 mph infield velocity. Quick arm action, high ¾ slot, consistent accuracy. 

Pitching: Solid. Feel delivery, easy effort. High ¾ arm angle, quick arm speed, short arm action. Athletic balance point, even shoulders, lands square, an athletic finish.

FB: T74. 70-74 mph. Low in the zone accuracy, some action, straight movement. 

CB: 57-60 mph. Around the zone control, gradual action, 11/5 shape. 

CH: 66-69 mph. Low in the zone command, slight action, straight movement. 


6/16/20

5-Foot-7, 124-Pound frame, Lean frame with room for strength, ran a 8.20, Offensively; open et leg lift to stried, small hand dig to set barrel backside limited rotation to contact, short stroke, short finish, rotate to contact, line drive approach, 76 mph exit velo, Defensively; Infield: active feet, deep field, fingers down to field, gather to throw, average carry 63 mph arm strength.

Pitching: high ¾ slot, average arm speed, short arm action, good balance point, easy effort, big front side, short stroke behind body, closed toe land, repeats delivery, minimal effort, fastball 68-70 mph, straight action, pitches at bottom of zone to both sides of plate, curveball 53-56 mph, 11-5 shape, early action gradual break, fastball arm speed, rolls out of hand towards plate, change up 59-63 mph,  fastball arm speed, straight with occasional arm side run, some angle with occasional push.

2/22/20

Josh Powell: SS/RHP, (2024) Russellville, AR. 5-foot-7, 122-pound slim frame. At the plate, the right-handed hitter had a max exit velocity of 70 mph. Starts in a balanced stance with a quick load, then uses a small leg kick to initiate his swing. Used a level swing plane. Up the middle approach. In the infield, his best throw was recorded at 61 mph across the field; had soft hands. Had a high ¾ slot with compact arm action. He clocked a 60 time of 8.36 at the event. 

Positional_Profile: SS/RHP

Body: 5-foot-7, 122-pound slim frame

Hit: RHH. Balanced stance, quick load, small leg kick stride. Level swing. 

Power: 70  mph exit velocity.  up the middle approach. 

Defense: 61 infield velocity. Soft hands. 

Arm: RH. Compact arm action, high ¾ slot. 

Pitching:  high ¾ slot, average arm speed, long arm action, stiff arm swing, good balance point, easy effort, rhythm to delivery, level shoulders, lands square and in line, athletic finish, fastball 65-69 mph, straight action, control to glove side, curveball 44-46 mph, 12-6 shape, gradual break, early action, near fastball arm speed, change up 53-54 mph, near fastball arm speed, sink to arm side, showed some control.

FB: T69. 65-69 mph. 

CB: 44-46 mph. 

CH: 53-54 mph.

5/30/19

5-Foot-4, 100-Pound frame, athletic body, Ran a 8.40 60, Offensively; even set leg lift to stride, hand trigger to leg lift, barrel cocked at foot strike, loses stability at time sin front foot at contact, backside works underneath body, slight over rotation to contact, line drive approach, sprayed line drives to all fields, 67 mph exit velo, Defensively; athletic feet, fingers down to field, funnels to midline, clean arm stroke with pure carry, 61 mph arm strength. Pitching; high ¾ slot, smooth rhythm,. Strong front side, long arm action, closed toe land, slight spin of front foot to release, controlled the zone with fastball at 61-64 touched 66 mph, change up near fastball arm speed, stays arm side with fade, 53-54 mph, curveball 53 mph with shape and spin, controlled in zone for strikes.

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