Xavier Zykoff
Xavier Zykoff
Xavier Zykoff
Xavier Zykoff
Xavier Zykoff
Xavier Zykoff
Xavier Zykoff
Xavier Zykoff
Xavier Zykoff

CLASS OF 2022

RHP
OF

Xavier
Zykoff

Spackenkill (HS) • NY
6-2 • 160LBS • R/R
Travel Team: Taconic Rangers

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Pitching

Fastball

81.9
Velocity (max)
6/30/21
79 - 82
Velo Range
6/30/21
2043
Spin Rate (avg)
10/18/20

Changeup

74 - 77
Velo Range
3/27/21
1605
Spin Rate (avg)
10/18/20

Curveball

72 - 74
Velo Range
8/13/20
2085
Spin Rate (avg)
8/13/20

Slider

72 - 73
Velo Range
10/18/20
2173
Spin Rate (avg)
4/10/21
Power
91.4
Exit Velocity (max)
7/06/20
91
Exit Velocity (avg)
7/06/20
336
Distance (max)
10/16/21
77
Sweet Spot %
4/10/21
Hitting
24.4
Hand Speed (max)
10/18/20
73.8
Bat Speed (max)
4/10/21
22.4
Rot. Acc (max)
4/10/21
-
Hard Hit %
Run
7.1
60-yard
10/18/20
-
30-yd
-
10-yd
-
Run speed (max)
Defense
-
INF Velo
84
OF Velo
7/06/20
-
C Velo
-
Pop Time

Positional Tools

2021
2020
2019
60 Yard Dash
7.12
Outfield Velocity
84.0
Power / Speed Score
12.8
60 Yard Dash
7.10
Home to First
4.87
Outfield Velocity
84.0
Power / Speed Score
12.9
60 Yard Dash
7.84
Outfield Velocity
76.0
Power / Speed Score
9.7
2020 Last Chance Preview - Downstate
Oct 18, 2020
Position
7.10
60-yard
79
OF Velo
91
Exit Velo
2020 Simsbury Baseball Showcase
Aug 13, 2020
Position
7.16
60-yard
81
OF Velo
89
Exit Velo
2020 NYS Games
Jul 6, 2020
Position
7.22
60-yard
84
OF Velo
91
Exit Velo
2020 Preseason All-State - Hudson Valley
Feb 15, 2020
Position
7.57
60-yard
76
OF Velo
4.87
H-1st
80
Exit Velo
Scout Day: L & M 6.16.19
Jun 16, 2019
Position
7.84
60-yard
76
OF Velo
76
Exit Velo

Hitting

2021
2020
Exit Velocity Max
91.1
Exit Velocity Avg
81.8
Distance Max
336
Distance Avg
213
Launch Angle Avg
19.8
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Exit Velocity Max
91.4
Exit Velocity Avg
80.5
Distance Max
319
Distance Avg
173
Launch Angle Avg
15.9
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2021 Tri-State Unsigned Senior Showcase (NJ/NY/PA)
Oct 16, 2021
Trackman - Hitting
91.1
Exit Velocity (max)
82.9
Exit Velocity (avg)
240
Distance (avg)
336
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2021 Preseason All-State - Hudson Valley (Session 1)
Apr 10, 2021
Trackman - Hitting
88.7
Exit Velocity (max)
81.1
Exit Velocity (avg)
198
Distance (avg)
311
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2020 Last Chance Preview - Downstate
Oct 18, 2020
Trackman - Hitting
91.0
Exit Velocity (max)
81.1
Exit Velocity (avg)
217
Distance (avg)
319
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2020 Simsbury Baseball Showcase
Aug 13, 2020
Trackman - Hitting
88.9
Exit Velocity (max)
80.3
Exit Velocity (avg)
132
Distance (avg)
296
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2020 NYS Games
Jul 6, 2020
Trackman - Hitting
91.4
Exit Velocity (max)
79.5
Exit Velocity (avg)
180
Distance (avg)
290
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %

Hitting

2021
2020
Hand Speed Max
24.0
Hand Speed Avg
22.3
Bat Speed Max
73.8
Bat Speed Avg
68.4
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
Hand Speed Max
24.4
Hand Speed Avg
22.7
Bat Speed Max
70.6
Bat Speed Avg
66.0
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
2021 Tri-State Unsigned Senior Showcase (NJ/NY/PA)
Oct 16, 2021
Blast - Hitting
22.6
Hand Speed (max)
21.2
Hand Speed (avg)
66.7
Bat Speed (max)
64.9
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
2021 Preseason All-State - Hudson Valley (Session 1)
Apr 10, 2021
Blast - Hitting
24.0
Hand Speed (max)
22.9
Hand Speed (avg)
73.8
Bat Speed (max)
70.2
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
2020 Last Chance Preview - Downstate
Oct 18, 2020
Blast - Hitting
24.4
Hand Speed (max)
23.3
Hand Speed (avg)
70.6
Bat Speed (max)
68.7
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
2020 Simsbury Baseball Showcase
Aug 13, 2020
Blast - Hitting
24.0
Hand Speed (max)
22.3
Hand Speed (avg)
68.3
Bat Speed (max)
64.2
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
2020 NYS Games
Jul 6, 2020
Blast - Hitting
23.2
Hand Speed (max)
22.6
Hand Speed (avg)
71.6
Bat Speed (max)
69.4
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)

Pitching

2021
2020
Fastball
Velocity Max
81.9
Fastball
Velocity Avg
79.0
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
1698
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
21.5
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Changeup
Velocity Avg
73.7
Changeup
Spin Rate Avg
1375
Changeup
Total Movement Avg
Slider
Velocity Avg
73.8
Slider
Spin Rate Avg
2173
Slider
Total Movement Avg
Sinker
Velocity Avg
77.7
Sinker
Spin Rate Avg
1802
Sinker
Total Movement Avg
Fastball
Velocity Max
80.7
Fastball
Velocity Avg
76.9
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
1803
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
23.4
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Curveball
Velocity Avg
71.9
Curveball
Spin Rate Avg
1850
Curveball
Total Movement Avg
Changeup
Velocity Avg
73.0
Changeup
Spin Rate Avg
1439
Changeup
Total Movement Avg
Slider
Velocity Avg
71.0
Slider
Spin Rate Avg
2152
Slider
Total Movement Avg
2021 Tri-State Unsigned Senior Showcase (NJ/NY/PA)
Oct 16, 2021
Trackman - Fastball
79.3
Velocity (max)
78.6 - 79.3
Velo Range
76.4
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,957
Spin Rate (max)
1,929
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Trackman - ChangeUp
74.4
Velocity (max)
72.7 - 74.3
Velo Range
71.6
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,427
Spin Rate (max)
1,255
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Sinker
77.9
Velocity (max)
77.4 - 77.9
Velo Range
75.9
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,900
Spin Rate (max)
1,802
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
2021 NYS Games (Session 2)
Jun 30, 2021
Trackman - Fastball
81.9
Velocity (max)
77.5 - 81.0
Velo Range
78.1
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,843
Spin Rate (max)
1,612
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - ChangeUp
75.3
Velocity (max)
72.1 - 74.9
Velo Range
72.2
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,530
Spin Rate (max)
1,380
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
2021 Preseason All-State - Hudson Valley (Session 1)
Apr 10, 2021
Trackman - Fastball
79.9
Velocity (max)
76.6 - 79.3
Velo Range
78.0
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,930
Spin Rate (max)
1,831
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Slider
73.8
Velocity (max)
73.6
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,173
Spin Rate (max)
2,173
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Trackman - ChangeUp
74.0
Velocity (max)
70.3 - 73.7
Velo Range
72.8
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,571
Spin Rate (max)
1,487
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
2021 Preseason All-State Pitching - East
Mar 27, 2021
Trackman - Fastball
80.0
Velocity (max)
78.8 - 79.7
Velo Range
77.9
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,016
Spin Rate (max)
1,846
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - ChangeUp
76.6
Velocity (max)
74.6 - 76.6
Velo Range
74.2
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,544
Spin Rate (max)
1,351
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
2020 Last Chance Preview - Downstate
Oct 18, 2020
Trackman - Fastball
80.7
Velocity (max)
77.1 - 79.3
Velo Range
77.2
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,163
Spin Rate (max)
2,043
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Slider
72.5
Velocity (max)
69.5 - 72.5
Velo Range
69.8
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,160
Spin Rate (max)
2,152
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - ChangeUp
73.6
Velocity (max)
72.6
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,605
Spin Rate (max)
1,605
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
2020 Simsbury Baseball Showcase
Aug 13, 2020
Trackman - Fastball
79.8
Velocity (max)
76.0 - 78.9
Velo Range
78.7
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,916
Spin Rate (max)
1,725
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
73.6
Velocity (max)
72.1 - 73.6
Velo Range
73.7
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,139
Spin Rate (max)
2,085
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - ChangeUp
73.0
Velocity (max)
72.3 - 73.0
Velo Range
73.6
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,395
Spin Rate (max)
1,355
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
2020 NYS Games
Jul 6, 2020
Trackman - Fastball
79.4
Velocity (max)
74.9 - 77.8
Velo Range
76.1
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,015
Spin Rate (max)
1,765
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
72.6
Velocity (max)
70.2 - 72.6
Velo Range
70.0
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,955
Spin Rate (max)
1,756
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %

Pitch Scores

2021
2020
Fastball
Rise+
Fastball
Hop+
Fastball
Sink+
Fastball
Rise+
2021 NYS Games (Session 2)
Jun 30, 2021
Pitch Scores - Fastball
Hop+
Rise+
2020 Last Chance Preview - Downstate
Oct 18, 2020
Pitch Scores - Fastball
Hop+
Rise+
Sink+
Pitch Scores - Slider
Hammer+
Sweep+

Pitching Velos

2021
2020
2019
Fastball
Velocity Max
82.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
78.9
Changeup
Velocity Avg
74.2
Fastball
Velocity Max
81.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
77.7
Curveball
Velocity Avg
71.5
Changeup
Velocity Avg
72.5
Slider
Velocity Avg
70.0
Fastball
Velocity Max
72.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
71.5
Curveball
Velocity Avg
62.5
2021 NYS Games (Session 2)
Jun 30, 2021
Pitching
82
Max FB
79 - 82
FB
73 - 74
CH
2020 Last Chance Preview - Downstate
Oct 18, 2020
Pitching
81
Max FB
78 - 81
FB
73 - 74
CH
72 - 73
SL
PBRT Northeast Fall Classic
Sep 11, 2020
Pitching
78
Max FB
75 - 77
FB
67 - 68
SL
2020 Simsbury Baseball Showcase
Aug 13, 2020
Pitching
80
Max FB
79 - 80
FB
72 - 74
CB
72 - 73
CH
2020 NYS Games
Jul 6, 2020
Pitching
79
Max FB
75 - 79
FB
70 - 73
CB
2020 Preseason All-State - Hudson Valley
Feb 15, 2020
Pitching
78
Max FB
75 - 78
FB
69 - 71
CB
70 - 73
CH
Scout Day: L & M 6.16.19
Jun 16, 2019
Pitching
72
Max FB
71 - 72
FB
62 - 63
CB

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Comments

10/16/21

Physical: 6-foot-2, 160 pounds; Lean, athletic build. 7.12 runner in the 60.

Offensively: RHH. Closed setup, with feet just outside his shoulders; flat bat to start. Short take back with the hands with an up and down stride for timing. Slides weight forward pre-contact. while showing a strong lower half. Showed a direct swing path with a two handed finish.  More line drives than flyballs and groundballs with a peak exit velocity of 91 MPH via Trackman.

Defensively: Starts with an upright /tall setup; walks into ready position while fluid actions to the baseball. Hands are off to the side with a clean transfer. Moderate arm circle  from a high 3/4 arm slot. OF - 80 MPH.

Pitching: Zykoff uses a glove side setup working primarily from the stretch. Mid chest leg drive with a slight coil away from the plate. Has a long stride landing inline with the plate. Moderate arm swing while arm stays in line with 2B, working through a high 3/4 slot. Square to the plate with finish. FB: Peak velo of 79 MPH, while sitting 78-79 MPH; commands both sides.  CH: 73-74 MPH; fading action. 

 

6/30/21

Physical: High-waisted, uber-projectable 6-foot-2, 190lb frame with length available on the bump. 

Pitching: RHP - Started off the far left corner of the rubber from the stretch-only, operating with quick tempo in a high leg-lift; maintained pace down the slope, releasing with a quicker arm through an OTT, direct slot. The FB landed from 79-82 mph with heavy arm-side run (18 inches of HM average via Trackman). Dropped in a 73-75 mph CH at 1380 rpms, fading hard to the arm-side while dodging barrels (57% zone rate, strikes). Tunneled both pitches, mixing in any count with some feel evident.


3/27/21

Physical: Long, lean 6-foot-2, 160 lb frame.

Pitching: Builds momentum well driving down the mound in line getting hip-shoulder separation; Drops straight down out of the glove before whipping through a side 3/4 release. FB: Locates around the zone with plus arm side run up to 18" CH: Good hand speed while killing spin with arm side fade up to 13.9" 

10/18/20

Physical: 6-foot-0, 160 pounds; lean, athletic build. 7.1 runner in the 60.
Offensively: RHH. Balanced stance with feet even, a bend in the knees and hands starting up over back shoulder; lift and replace stride while hands have some waggle on the load. Aggressive clearing the hips early for quality hip-shoulder separation with Barrel is quick into the zone producing up to 20.6 G's rotational acceleration and 70 mph bat speed per Blast Motion.  Hard line drive / fly ball contact with present pop to the pull side ; peak Trackman exit velocity of 91 MPH.
Defensively: Walks into ready position; Athletic footwork playing downhill through the ball. Quality glove fielding the ball on the left side of the body with clean transfers; Long arm action to a high 3/4 release with strong throws with carry.  INF - 79 MPH.
Pitching: Start with a rocker step to a high leg lift, stays tall while striding out in line to a repeatable release and follow through. Long, whippy arm action to a clean 3/4 release. FB: Peak velo of 81 MPH, while sitting 78-81 MPH. Has life out of the hand with a plus Bauer Unit of 28; has ride (18") and arm side run (19.5") through the zone. SL: 72-73 MPH.  High spin (2160) with sharp late break; up to 4" vertical drop and 16.6" horizontal movement. CH: 73-74 MPH. Good sell with 11" of arm side fade. 


8/13/20

6-foot, 160-pound, longer, lean, wiry strong athletic frame. Showing plenty of room for added weight gains. A right-handed hitting two-way player, at the plate, taller, even stance, hands held above shoulders with a tilted setup. Simple pick up and put down, swing is short to contact, level through the zone, finishing higher with one hand above the shoulders. The backside lower have could be engaged more to help with drive and power. The exit velocity was clocked at 89 mph, comes off the bat with easy effort. From the outfield, approach is clean and under control, using more of a shuffle for the transfer. The arm works from a higher slot, clocked at 81 mph, easy carry, all throws on the bag. Off the mound, simple delivery, staying over the backside, inline direction, minimal pull to glove side. The front leg could stick a bit more, throwing against front side. The fastball was clocked at 80 mph, with bore action to it. The breaking ball is thrown with good velocity, up to 74 mph, mixed n a changeup. Look for him to continue to climb on both sides of the field.

Exit Velocity: 89 mph

Arm Velocity: 81 mph

Sixty-Yard Dash: 7.16

7/06/20

Physical: 5-foot-11, 150 pounds; lean, athletic build. 7.22 runner in the 60.

Offensively: RHH. Wide, balanced stance with feet even and some bend in the knees while hands start up over shoulder; short toe tap stride with the hands getting some rhythm on a short load. aggressive lower half into a strong front side with quick to contact with a direct path and a on plane efficiency of 71%.  soldi line drive contact through the middle and pull side with some gap pop; peak Trackman exit velocity of 91 MPH.

Defensively: Uses prep step; athletic foot work with a quality first step playing downhill through the ball. fields the ball on glove side with a seamless transfer ; Long arm action to a 3/4 slot.  OF - 84 MPH.

Pitching: Builds momentum with a high leg lift before driving out in line to a repeatable release. Long arm action to a clean 3/4 release. FB: T 79 MPH, 75-79 MPH. Plays with life and run through the zone with a peak vertical rise of 18.5 inches and arm side run up to 22 inches. CB: 70-73 MPH. Breaks early with 11-5 shape and up to 4.3 inches of horizontal movement.

2/15/20

Physical: 5-foot-11, 150-pounds. Lean, athletic build.
Run: 7.57 runner in the 60.
Hit: RHH. Upright stance with slightly bent knees, hands high, uses toe tap and medium stride for timing Level bat path working slightly uphill at finish, uses lower half well.
Power: 80 MPH raw exit velocity. Consistent line drives from gap to gap.
Defense: Smooth footwork, approaches the ball low to the ground, fields the ball out in front of glove foot, uses big crow hop to release.
Arm: Long arm swing with a high 3/4 slot. OF - 76 MPH.

Pitching Delivery: Steady pace with a high leg lift, Stride and shoulders stay in line to a balanced follow through.
Arm Action: Long arm action, hands start high, pushes down and out of the glove working up to high 3/4 release point.
FB: T78, 75-78 MPH. Downhill plane located around the zone.
CB: 66 MPH. 12-6 shape.
CH: 70-73 MPH. Commanded in the zone with arm side fade.

6/16/19

6-foot, 135-pound, longer, lean athletic frame, with room for future development. A two-way player, showed well on both sides of the field. At the plate hits from the right side, even feet at shoulder height, higher hands, swing path is level to up, creating some loft and lift to the swing. The approach is more the pull side, cuts across at times, could stay through it longer, creating a more middle approach. The tee exit velocity was clocked at 76 mph and ran a 7.84 sixty-yard dash. Defensively, arm was clocked at 76 mph, arm action is longer and clean on the back side, working out of a higher slot. Builds momentum and attacks the baseball, gains ground, stepping through with back foot. All throws were down hill and on target. Off the mound, higher hand set in gather, slight leak forward. The stride is shorter, lands slightly across the body. The arm action is clean on the backside, working out of a natural slot. The fastball was clocked at 73 mph, with arm side run. The breaking pitch has 11-5 break, thrown for strikes, at 62 mph. Look for the swing to play at the next level.

Tee Exit Velocity: 76 mph

Arm Velocity:  76 mph

Sixty-Yard Dash: 7.84

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