Prep Baseball Report

CLASS OF 2025

1B
1B

Kole
Waterman

Detroit Edison (HS) • MI
6' 3" • 191.5LBS
L/L • 18yr 8mo
Travel Team: USA Prime
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Physical
Positional Tools Velos / Pop
TrackMan Hitting
Blast
TrackMan Pitching
Pitching Velos
Swift
Visual Edge
News
Comments
Contact

Best Of Stats

Hitting
23
Hand Speed (max)
7/26/23
77.8
Bat Speed (max)
1/29/22
7.8
Rot. Acc (max)
3/06/21
-
Hard Hit %
Power
98.4
Exit Velocity (max)
10/09/22
91.7
Exit Velocity (avg)
10/09/22
372
Distance (max)
10/09/22
57
Sweet Spot %
10/09/22
Run
7.09
60
7/26/23
3.93
30-yd
7/26/23
1.63
10-yd
7/26/23
19.4
Run speed (max)
7/26/23
Defense
82
INF Velo
7/26/23
84
OF Velo
3/04/23
-
C Velo
-
Pop Time
Pitching

Fastball

84
Velocity (max)
4/19/24
80 - 84
Velo Range
4/19/24
2094
Spin Rate (avg)
3/04/23

Changeup

77.4 - 77.8
Velo Range
3/04/23
1646
Spin Rate (avg)
3/06/21

Curveball

69 - 73
Velo Range
7/26/23
2072
Spin Rate (avg)
7/26/23

Slider

71.9 - 72
Velo Range
3/04/23
2153
Spin Rate (avg)
3/04/23

Positional Tools

2023
2022
2021
60 Yard Dash
7.09
Infield Velocity
82.0
Outfield Velocity
84.0
Power / Speed Score
13.1
60 Yard Dash
7.10
Infield Velocity
73.0
Outfield Velocity
76.0
Power / Speed Score
13.9
60 Yard Dash
7.56
Infield Velocity
77.0
Power / Speed Score
11.5
2023 PBR Future Games (Michigan Invite)
Jul 26, 2023
Position
7.09
60-yard
82
INF Velo
80
OF Velo
92
Exit Velo
2023 PBR Future Games
Jul 26, 2023
Position
7.09
60-yard
82
INF Velo
80
OF Velo
Power Speed Score
2022 Michigan Fall Prospect Games
Oct 9, 2022
Position
7.10
60-yard
73
INF Velo
76
OF Velo
Power Speed Score
Scout Day: Aztecs 1.29.22
Jan 29, 2022
Position
7.53
60-yard
93
Exit Velo
Power Speed Score
2021 Michigan ProCase - SOLD OUT
Mar 6, 2021
Position
7.56
60-yard
77
INF Velo
87
Exit Velo
Power Speed Score

Hitting

2023
2022
2021
Exit Velocity Max
92.9
Exit Velocity Avg
76.1
Distance Max
332
Distance Avg
191
Launch Angle Avg
24.7
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Exit Velocity Max
98.4
Exit Velocity Avg
90.1
Distance Max
372
Distance Avg
270
Launch Angle Avg
21.8
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Exit Velocity Max
86.6
Exit Velocity Avg
77.1
Distance Max
239
Distance Avg
138
Launch Angle Avg
10.6
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
FG Workout MI/OH/PA/CAN
Jul 26, 2023
Trackman - Hitting
92.0
Exit Velocity (max)
75.0
Exit Velocity (avg)
198
Distance (avg)
332
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2023 PBR Future Games
Jul 26, 2023
Trackman - Hitting
92.0
Exit Velocity (max)
75.0
Exit Velocity (avg)
198
Distance (avg)
332
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2023 Michigan ProCase (Invite Only)
Mar 4, 2023
Trackman - Hitting
92.9
Exit Velocity (max)
76.8
Exit Velocity (avg)
186
Distance (avg)
295
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2022 Michigan Fall Prospect Games
Oct 9, 2022
Trackman - Hitting
98.4
Exit Velocity (max)
91.7
Exit Velocity (avg)
343
Distance (avg)
372
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Barrel %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Scout Day: Aztecs 1.29.22
Jan 29, 2022
Trackman - Hitting
93.4
Exit Velocity (max)
88.5
Exit Velocity (avg)
186
Distance (avg)
309
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Ground Ball %
2021 Michigan ProCase - SOLD OUT
Mar 6, 2021
Trackman - Hitting
86.6
Exit Velocity (max)
77.1
Exit Velocity (avg)
138
Distance (avg)
239
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %

Hitting

2023
2022
2021
Hand Speed Max
23.0
Hand Speed Avg
19.0
Bat Speed Max
75.0
Bat Speed Avg
67.9
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
Hand Speed Max
20.6
Hand Speed Avg
19.7
Bat Speed Max
77.8
Bat Speed Avg
74.6
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
Hand Speed Max
21.4
Hand Speed Avg
19.3
Bat Speed Max
77.7
Bat Speed Avg
67.1
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
2023 PBR Future Games
Jul 26, 2023
Blast - Hitting
23.0
Hand Speed (max)
21.2
Hand Speed (avg)
75.0
Bat Speed (max)
70.8
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
2023 Michigan ProCase (Invite Only)
Mar 4, 2023
Blast - Hitting
21.4
Hand Speed (max)
17.8
Hand Speed (avg)
73.5
Bat Speed (max)
66.4
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
Scout Day: Aztecs 1.29.22
Jan 29, 2022
Blast - Hitting
20.6
Hand Speed (max)
19.7
Hand Speed (avg)
77.8
Bat Speed (max)
74.7
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
2021 Michigan ProCase - SOLD OUT
Mar 6, 2021
Blast - Hitting
21.4
Hand Speed (max)
19.3
Hand Speed (avg)
77.7
Bat Speed (max)
67.1
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency

Pitching

2023
2022
2021
Fastball
Velocity Max
83.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
81.3
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
2081
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
25.6
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Curveball
Velocity Avg
70.4
Curveball
Spin Rate Avg
2072
Curveball
Total Movement Avg
Changeup
Velocity Avg
75.8
Changeup
Spin Rate Avg
1171
Changeup
Total Movement Avg
Slider
Velocity Avg
71.9
Slider
Spin Rate Avg
2153
Slider
Total Movement Avg
Fastball
Velocity Max
80.9
Fastball
Velocity Avg
77.7
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
1913
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
24.6
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Curveball
Velocity Avg
66.1
Curveball
Spin Rate Avg
1934
Curveball
Total Movement Avg
Changeup
Velocity Avg
71.4
Changeup
Spin Rate Avg
948
Changeup
Total Movement Avg
Slider
Velocity Avg
68.2
Slider
Spin Rate Avg
1633
Slider
Total Movement Avg
Fastball
Velocity Max
78.7
Fastball
Velocity Avg
78.0
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
1911
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
24.5
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Curveball
Velocity Avg
66.7
Curveball
Spin Rate Avg
1816
Curveball
Total Movement Avg
Changeup
Velocity Avg
71.6
Changeup
Spin Rate Avg
1646
Changeup
Total Movement Avg
2023 PBR Future Games
Jul 26, 2023
Trackman - Fastball
83.0
Velocity (max)
79.4 - 82.2
Velo Range
81.0
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,239
Spin Rate (max)
2,067
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
73.1
Velocity (max)
68.5 - 71.8
Velo Range
69.6
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,160
Spin Rate (max)
2,072
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - ChangeUp
74.4
Velocity (max)
72.2 - 74.4
Velo Range
72.3
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,236
Spin Rate (max)
1,198
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
2023 Michigan ProCase (Invite Only)
Mar 4, 2023
Trackman - Fastball
82.9
Velocity (max)
81.1 - 82.5
Velo Range
77.6
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,157
Spin Rate (max)
2,094
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
74.2
Velocity (max)
69.4
Eff Velocity (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Trackman - Slider
72.0
Velocity (max)
71.9 - 72.0
Velo Range
67.6
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,167
Spin Rate (max)
2,153
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Spin Efficiency % (avg)
Trackman - ChangeUp
77.8
Velocity (max)
77.4 - 77.8
Velo Range
73.1
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,230
Spin Rate (max)
1,153
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Spin Efficiency % (avg)
2022 Michigan Fall Prospect Games
Oct 9, 2022
Trackman - Fastball
79.6
Velocity (max)
75.1 - 78.9
Velo Range
72.2
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,072
Spin Rate (max)
1,822
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
65.8
Velocity (max)
61.6
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,984
Spin Rate (max)
1,984
Spin Rate (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Trackman - Slider
69.8
Velocity (max)
66.0 - 69.8
Velo Range
64.0
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,981
Spin Rate (max)
1,633
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - ChangeUp
71.8
Velocity (max)
71.1 - 71.7
Velo Range
67.0
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,078
Spin Rate (max)
969
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Scout Day: Aztecs 1.29.22
Jan 29, 2022
Trackman - Fastball
80.9
Velocity (max)
77.7 - 79.9
Velo Range
75.7
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,154
Spin Rate (max)
2,053
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
66.5
Velocity (max)
65.8 - 66.5
Velo Range
63.4
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,007
Spin Rate (max)
1,921
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - ChangeUp
71.8
Velocity (max)
70.9 - 71.8
Velo Range
68.3
Eff Velocity (avg)
987
Spin Rate (max)
916
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
2021 Michigan ProCase - SOLD OUT
Mar 6, 2021
Trackman - Fastball
78.7
Velocity (max)
77.6 - 78.5
Velo Range
77.0
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,142
Spin Rate (max)
1,911
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
67.4
Velocity (max)
66.0 - 67.4
Velo Range
65.6
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,830
Spin Rate (max)
1,816
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - ChangeUp
73.9
Velocity (max)
69.4 - 73.7
Velo Range
71.1
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,874
Spin Rate (max)
1,646
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %

Pitch Scores

Pitching Velos

2024
2023
2022
2021
Fastball
Velocity Max
84.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
82.0
Curveball
Velocity Avg
67.5
Fastball
Velocity Max
83.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
81.5
Curveball
Velocity Avg
71.0
Changeup
Velocity Avg
73.0
Fastball
Velocity Max
80.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
79.0
Curveball
Velocity Avg
33.0
Changeup
Velocity Avg
70.5
Fastball
Velocity Max
79.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
77.5
Curveball
Velocity Avg
66.0
Changeup
Velocity Avg
72.0
2024 OHSAA Spring Season
Apr 19, 2024
Pitching
84
Max FB
80 - 84
FB
67 - 68
CB
2023 PBR Future Games (Michigan Invite)
Jul 26, 2023
Pitching
83
Max FB
80 - 83
FB
69 - 73
CB
72 - 74
CH
Scout Day: Aztecs 1.29.22
Jan 29, 2022
Pitching
80
Max FB
78 - 80
FB
66 - 0
CB
70 - 71
CH
2021 PBR Michigan Border Battle
Jul 1, 2021
Pitching
79
Max FB
75 - 79
FB
64 - 67
CB
2021 Michigan ProCase - SOLD OUT
Mar 6, 2021
Pitching
79
Max FB
77 - 79
FB
66 - 67
CB
71 - 73
CH

Game Performance

2023
10 Yard Dash
1.63
30 Yard Dash
3.93
60 Yard Dash
7.09
Top Speed (MPH)
FG Workout MI/OH/PA/CAN
Jul 26, 2023
Swift
1.63
10-yd
3.93
30-yd
7.09
60-yd
19.4
Run speed (max)
2023 PBR Future Games
Jul 26, 2023
Swift
1.63
10-yd
3.93
30-yd
7.09
60-yd
19.4
Run speed (max)
2022 Michigan Fall Prospect Games
Oct 9, 2022
Swift
1.92
10-yd
3.97
30-yd
7.10
60-yd
19.6
Run speed (max)

Visual Edge

2023
Edge Score
65.29
FG Workout MI/OH/PA/CAN
Jul 26, 2023
Visual Skills
65.29
Edge Score
2023 PBR Future Games
Jul 26, 2023
Visual Skills
65.29
Edge Score

Pitch Ai

Notes

Comments

3/04/23

Kole Waterman: LHP/1B, (2025) Edison, MI. 6-foot-3, 190-pound. (66.4 mph bat speed average). (17.8 mph hand speed average). Starts in a tall athletic stance with a small load, then uses a leg kick. Barreled up some balls with some loud contact. Smooth athletic while in the infield, made throws at velocities up to 81 mph; had athletic fluid footwork, soft consistent hands, and a quick clean exchange. Athletic capable from the outfield, he displayed a position velocity of 84 mph; showed sure hands, a lengthy natural exchange, and smooth athletic feet. Fields the ball out front, movements laterally were athletic.  (Max spin 2157; Avg 2094). 


10/09/22

Kole Waterman: LHP/1B, (2025) Edison, MI. 6-foot-3, 190-pound. Starts in a wide stance with a controlled load, then uses a short toe tap stride. Bat speed is explosive, displays an an inside-out swing plane and good extension on his finish. He found multiple barrels with loud contact. Gap to gap approach. From the outfield, his best throws to the bases were registered at 76 mph. Solid athletic in the infield, recorded a position velocity of 73 mph; has a clean fluid exchange, sure hands, and consistent feet. Glovework is shown out front In the 60-yard dash, he clocked a time of 7.1. Solid athletic on the mound, showing good arm speed he used a high ¾ arm angle and a loose arm action. Up-tempo type pitcher and shows decent effort. Has an athletic balance point. Lands closed with recoil finish.  (Max spin 2072; Avg 1822).

1/29/22

Kole Waterman

Player Spotlight 

Kole Waterman: LHP/1B, (2024) Edison, MI. 6-foot-3, 180-pound. Athletic at the plate, the left-handed hitter's 93 mph exit velocity ranks him 1st at the event. (74.7 mph bat speed average). (19.7 mph hand speed average). Started in an athletic balanced stance with a smooth load, then used a controlled stride. Bat speed is explosive quick, displays a short rotational swing plane and good extension on his finish. He showed tons of loud contact during the round. Line drive approach. Capable confident In the infield, had a natural lengthy exchange, and consistent fluid footwork. Showed a quick arm action and a high ¾ slot. Clocked a 60 time of 7.6 at the event. Athletic on the mound, had a high ¾ arm angle and a short arm action with quick arm speed. Drop-and-drive up-tempo type pitcher who uses easy effort. Showed an athletic tall balance point. Shows a clean finish. Produced a fastball that came in at 78-80 mph; has running action and control in the zone. (Max spin 2154; Avg 2052). Had down in the zone control and tight action on his sharp curveball (66-0). (Max spin 2007; Avg 1921). Has deceiving action and in the zone command on his changeup (70-71). 

Scout Evaluation 

Kole Waterman, Edison, 2024, MI

Position: LHP/1B

Body: 6-foot-3, 180-pound.

Hit: (LHH) Athletic. Starts in an athletic balanced stance with a smooth load, then uses a controlled stride. Explosive quick bat speed. Good extension on his finish, short rotational swing. Line drive approach. 

Power: 93 mph exit velocity, average 88.5 mph. 74.7 mph bat speed average. 19.7 mph hand speed average. Ranks #1 with ev at the event. 

Defense:  (IF) Consistent fluid footwork, natural lengthy exchange. Capable confident. 

Arm:  Quick arm action, high ¾ slot. 

Speed: 7.60 (60-yard).

Pitching: Athletic. Drop-and-drive up-tempo delivery, easy effort. High ¾ arm angle, quick arm speed, short arm action. Athletic tall balance point, a clean finish.

FB: T80. 78-80 mph. (Max spin 2154;  Avg 2052). In the zone accuracy, running action. 

CB: 66-0 mph. Down in the zone command, tight action, sharp movement. (Max spin 2007; Avg 1921). 

CH: 70-71 mph. In the zone command, deceiving action. 


3/06/21

Player Spotlight 

Kole Waterman: LHP/1B, (2024) Victory Christian, MI. 6-foot-2, 170-pound. Fluid in the box, Waterman had a max exit velocity of 87 mph. Begins in a tall stance with a controlled smooth load, then uses a leg kick. Has above average bat speed, long level swing plane and level finish. In the round he found some barrels with loud contact. Line drive approach. While in the infield, made throws at velocities up to 77 mph. During the event, clocked a 60 time of 7.56. On the mound, curveball (66-67 mph), changeup (71-73 mph).Threw his fastball 77-79 mph. 

Scout Evaluation 

Kole Waterman, Victory Christian, 2024, MI

Position: LHP/1B

Body: 6-foot-2, 170-pound .

Hit: (LHH) Began in a tall stance with a controlled smooth load, then used a leg kick. Above average bat speed. Level finish, long level swing. Line drive approach. 

Power: 87 mph exit velocity, average 77.05 mph. 67.07 mph bat speed average. 19.27 mph hand speed average.

Arm: 77 mph infield velocity. 

Speed: 7.56 (60-yard).

FB: T79. 77-79 mph. (Max spin 2141;  Avg 1910). 

CB: 66-67 mph. 

CH: 71-73 mph.

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Physical

2024
2023
Grip Strgth (LH)
Grip Strgth (LH)
FG Workout MI/OH/PA/CAN
Jul 26, 2023
Physical - Athlete
6' 2"
Ht
191.5
Wt
Grip Strgth (LH)