John Newton
John Newton
John Newton
John Newton
John Newton
John Newton

CLASS OF 2021

OF
3B

John
Newton

UNC Wilmington
Cuthbertson (HS) • NC
6-0 • 198LBS • R/R
Travel Team: SBA Futures 2021

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8/12/20

UNC Wilmington commit
Positional Profile: OF/3B.
Body: 6/1/2000, 183 pounds. Strong, athletic build.
Defense:  Athletic through the ball, catches the ball off his left foot, soft hands, clean transfers.
Arm: R.  INF -  mph. OF - 94 mph. Accurate with carry, quick arm, high 3/4 slot.
Hit: R. Athletic, even base, barrel flat over back shoulder. Smooth load against back leg, hands get set to attack. Fast hands, barrel is short to the ball and stays through the zone a long time, uses the whole field, advanced feel for barrel.
Power: 98 mph exit velocity from the tee.  Hit a laser off the center field wall for a triple, barreled another ball up the middle for a hit, bat speed, pop, and hit tool all stand out.
Run:6.96 runner in the 60.

1/26/20

Positional Profile: OF/3B.  One of the top pure hitters in the state.
Body: 6’1”, 183 pounds. Strong, athletic build.
Defense:  Plays athletic through the ball with average hands and smooth transfers.
Arm: R. OF - 94 mph. Quick, loose arm to an over the to slot. Accurate throws with carry.
Hit: RHH. Balanced, slightly open setup. Smooth load getting to a good launch position. Short barrel path to the ball. Barrel stays in the zone a long time. Barrel whips through zone, made hard contact on every swing.
Power: 100 mph exit velocity from the tee.  Lots of bat speed and crused balls gap to gap. Impressive, loud batting practice.
Run: 3.95 runner in the 30. 

5/23/19

6 foot, 174-pound strong, athletic build.  Impressed throughout the day, putting up strong numbers across the board.  Hits from the right side using a balanced setup, sitting in his legs.  Simple load with his weight and hands working slightly back.  Short bat path to the ball and keeps his barrel in the zone.  Strength in the swing working mostly middle to his pull side.  Drove the ball during his front toss rounds, finding a lot of barrels.  Above average bat speed with his exit velocity recorded at 96 mph.  Athletically plays through balls in the outfield with quick, fluid feet and average hands.  Loose, quick arm with carry to his throws that topped at 91 mph.  Athletic on the infield with fluid feet and average hands.  Funnels to the midsection after catch with clean transfers.  Arm has carry to first base topping at 88 mph.  Recorded a 3.91 in the 30-yard dash.

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