Prep Baseball Report

CLASS OF 2025

SS
RHP

Ethan
Kieser

Normal University (HS) • IL
6' 2" • 159LBS
R/R • 16yr 11mo
Travel Team: Chicago Elite

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2025 National

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Positional Tools Velos / Pop
TrackMan Hitting
Blast
TrackMan Pitching
Pitching Velos
Swift
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Best Of Stats

Hitting
23.6
Hand Speed (max)
8/08/23
76.7
Bat Speed (max)
8/08/23
16.3
Rot. Acc (max)
2/24/24
-
Hard Hit %
Power
92.2
Exit Velocity (max)
2/24/24
85.8
Exit Velocity (avg)
2/24/24
273
Distance (max)
8/08/23
44
Sweet Spot %
8/08/23
Run
7.39
60
8/08/23
4.05
30-yd
8/08/23
1.72
10-yd
8/08/23
18.3
Run speed (max)
8/08/23
Defense
85
INF Velo
8/08/23
-
OF Velo
-
C Velo
-
Pop Time
Pitching

Fastball

85.7
Velocity (max)
2/24/24
67.9 - 85.7
Velo Range
2/24/24
2057
Spin Rate (avg)
2/24/24

Slider

74.8 - 76.5
Velo Range
2/24/24
1965
Spin Rate (avg)
2/24/24

Positional Tools

2023
60 Yard Dash
7.39
Infield Velocity
85.0
Power / Speed Score
12.2
Illinois State Games (Invite-Only)
Aug 8, 2023
Position
7.39
60-yard
85
INF Velo
90
Exit Velo
Power Speed Score

Hitting

2024
2023
Exit Velocity Max
92.2
Exit Velocity Avg
85.8
Distance Max
272
Distance Avg
124
Launch Angle Avg
5.8
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Exit Velocity Max
90.4
Exit Velocity Avg
77.6
Distance Max
273
Distance Avg
179
Launch Angle Avg
20.0
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Preseason All-State: Upperclass (Invite-Only)
Feb 24, 2024
Trackman - Hitting
92.2
Exit Velocity (max)
85.8
Exit Velocity (avg)
124
Distance (avg)
272
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Illinois State Games (Invite-Only)
Aug 8, 2023
Trackman - Hitting
90.4
Exit Velocity (max)
77.6
Exit Velocity (avg)
179
Distance (avg)
273
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %

Hitting

2024
2023
Hand Speed Max
22.8
Hand Speed Avg
21.6
Bat Speed Max
65.3
Bat Speed Avg
62.8
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
Hand Speed Max
23.6
Hand Speed Avg
22.4
Bat Speed Max
76.7
Bat Speed Avg
73.4
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
Preseason All-State: Upperclass (Invite-Only)
Feb 24, 2024
Blast - Hitting
22.8
Hand Speed (max)
21.6
Hand Speed (avg)
65.3
Bat Speed (max)
62.8
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
Illinois State Games (Invite-Only)
Aug 8, 2023
Blast - Hitting
23.6
Hand Speed (max)
22.4
Hand Speed (avg)
76.7
Bat Speed (max)
73.4
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency

Pitching

2024
2023
Fastball
Velocity Max
85.7
Fastball
Velocity Avg
80.0
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
2057
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
24.2
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Slider
Velocity Avg
75.7
Slider
Spin Rate Avg
1965
Slider
Total Movement Avg
Sinker
Velocity Avg
82.3
Sinker
Spin Rate Avg
1992
Sinker
Total Movement Avg
Fastball
Velocity Max
83.1
Fastball
Velocity Avg
80.9
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
2031
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
25.1
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Slider
Velocity Avg
70.8
Slider
Spin Rate Avg
1940
Slider
Total Movement Avg
Preseason All-State: Upperclass (Invite-Only)
Feb 24, 2024
Trackman - Fastball
85.7
Velocity (max)
67.9 - 85.7
Velo Range
86.9
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,118
Spin Rate (max)
2,057
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Spin Efficiency % (avg)
Trackman - Slider
76.5
Velocity (max)
74.8 - 76.5
Velo Range
76.4
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,085
Spin Rate (max)
1,965
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Spin Efficiency % (avg)
Trackman - Sinker
82.8
Velocity (max)
81.7 - 82.8
Velo Range
83.7
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,050
Spin Rate (max)
1,992
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Spin Efficiency % (avg)
Illinois State Games (Invite-Only)
Aug 8, 2023
Trackman - Fastball
83.1
Velocity (max)
79.8 - 82.0
Velo Range
79.7
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,232
Spin Rate (max)
2,031
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Spin Efficiency % (avg)
Trackman - Slider
71.9
Velocity (max)
70.0 - 71.7
Velo Range
68.6
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,062
Spin Rate (max)
1,940
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Spin Efficiency % (avg)

Pitch Scores

Pitching Velos

2023
Fastball
Velocity Max
83.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
81.0
Slider
Velocity Avg
71.0
Illinois State Games (Invite-Only)
Aug 8, 2023
Pitching
83
Max FB
80 - 82
FB
70 - 72
SL

Game Performance

2024
2023
10 Yard Dash
1.72
30 Yard Dash
4.05
60 Yard Dash
7.39
Top Speed (MPH)
10 Yard Dash
1.72
30 Yard Dash
4.05
60 Yard Dash
7.39
Top Speed (MPH)
Illinois State Games (Invite-Only)
Aug 8, 2023
Swift
1.72
10-yd
4.05
30-yd
7.39
60-yd
18.3
Run speed (max)

Visual Edge

2024
2023
Edge Score
77.25
Edge Score
70.08

Pitch Ai

Notes

Comments

8/08/23

RHP Ethan Kieser (Normal University, 2025) is a fluid, lean-levered athlete with projection to come on a 6-foot-1, 165-pound frame that showed upside on the mound at this event. A clean mover downhill, Kieser pitched in the low-80s with his fastball, touching 83 mph, and he spun a low-70s slider off it around the zone. 

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Physical

2024
2023
Grip Strgth (LH)
Grip Strgth (RH)
Grip Strgth (LH)
Grip Strgth (RH)
Illinois State Games (Invite-Only)
Aug 8, 2023
Physical - Athlete
6' 1"
Ht
159.0
Wt
Body Fat %
SMM
Grip Strgth (RH)
Grip Strgth (LH)