Nick Gates

CLASS OF 2025

C
1B

Nick
Gates

Niceville (HS) • FL
6-3 • 185LBS • R/R
Travel Team: Team Elite

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2025 National

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7/06/21

6-foot-2, 175-pound long lanky build. Confident projectable during batting practice, Gates best exit velocity was 84 mph. (63.25 mph bat speed average). (21.25 mph hand speed average). Begins in a balanced wide stance with a tight compact load, then uses a short quick stride. Has efficient developing bat speed, long level swing plane and high extension on his finish. He found some barrels with loud contact. Line drive approach. While catching, he made throws to second at velocities up to 70 mph; has twitchy sure hands, quick fluid feet, and a natural clean transfer. recorded a pop time of 2.14-2.33. Staggered, flexible setup with above average flexibility. Showed decent accuracy to the bag with a longer arm action and an-over-the-top slot.

6/10/20

Positional Profile: C/3B 
Body: 5-foot-9, 138-pounds. 
Defense: 2.51-2.61 pop times. Feet move surely and quickly in the IF and behind the plate. Comfortable in legs and stays low and level through throws.
Arm: RH. C - 65 mph. Short arm action with good follow through and uses wrists to snap the ball out his hand.
Hit: RHH. Straight up stance. Takes his  weight to the pitch. Quick hands that have a direct path to the ball when he stays stiff on the front leg.
Power: 73 mph exit velocity from the tee. 
Run: 8.84 runner in the 60.

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