Austin Papalios
Austin Papalios
Austin Papalios
Austin Papalios
Austin Papalios

CLASS OF 2023

C
SS

Austin
Papalios

Beavercreek (HS) • OH
5-11 • 185LBS • R/R
Travel Team: Bo Jackson

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Best Of Stats

Hitting
20.3
Hand Speed (max)
2/20/21
71
Bat Speed (max)
2/20/21
15.3
Rot. Acc (max)
6/13/22
-
Hard Hit %
Power
88.6
Exit Velocity (max)
2/20/22
91
Exit Velocity (avg)
6/01/21
315
Distance (max)
6/13/22
71
Sweet Spot %
10/03/20
Run
7.22
60-yard
2/20/22
-
30-yd
-
10-yd
-
Run speed (max)
Defense
83
INF Velo
10/03/20
83
OF Velo
2/20/21
81
C Velo
2/20/22
1.90 - 1.97
Pop Time
2/20/22
Pitching

Fastball

84
Velocity (max)
6/24/21
79 - 83
Velo Range
6/24/21
-
Spin Rate (avg)

Changeup

63 - 63
Velo Range
1/20/20
-
Spin Rate (avg)

Curveball

66 - 68
Velo Range
6/24/21
-
Spin Rate (avg)

Positional Tools

2022
2021
2020
2019
60 Yard Dash
7.22
Pop Time
1.90 - 1.99
Catcher Velocity
81.0
Power / Speed Score
12.3
Home to First
4.63
Pop Time
1.96 - 2.07
Catcher Velocity
80.0
Infield Velocity
78.0
Outfield Velocity
83.0
60 Yard Dash
7.41
Pop Time
1.96 - 2.19
Catcher Velocity
77.0
Infield Velocity
83.0
Power / Speed Score
11.6
60 Yard Dash
8.02
Pop Time
2.14 - 2.20
Catcher Velocity
69.0
Infield Velocity
70.0
Power / Speed Score
11.0
2022 Ohio Top Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Jun 13, 2022
Position
7.45
60-yard
1.90 - 1.99
Pop Time
80
C Velo
89
Exit Velo
Scout Day: Bo Jackson Elite 2.20.22
Feb 20, 2022
Position
7.22
60-yard
1.90 - 1.97
Pop Time
81
C Velo
89
Exit Velo
2021 Southern Ohio TPG Trials (Invite Only)
Jun 1, 2021
Position
1.96 - 2.00
Pop Time
80
C Velo
91
Exit Velo
4.63
H-1st
Scout Day: Gem City Throwbacks 2.20.21
Feb 20, 2021
Position
1.96 - 2.07
Pop Time
78
INF Velo
83
OF Velo
79
C Velo
87
Exit Velo
2020 Ohio Fall Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Oct 3, 2020
Position
7.41
60-yard
1.96 - 2.07
Pop Time
83
INF Velo
77
C Velo
86
Exit Velo
Scout Day: Gem City Throwbacks 1.20.20
Jan 20, 2020
Position
7.92
60-yard
2.08 - 2.19
Pop Time
74
C Velo
80
Exit Velo
2019 Gem City Throwbacks - Junior Future Games Trials
Jan 21, 2019
Position
8.19
60-yard
2.14 - 2.20
Pop Time
70
INF Velo
69
C Velo
79
Exit Velo

Hitting

2022
2021
2020
Exit Velocity Max
88.6
Exit Velocity Avg
77.0
Distance Max
315
Distance Avg
169
Launch Angle Avg
18.5
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Exit Velocity Max
88.1
Exit Velocity Avg
81.8
Distance Max
304
Distance Avg
172
Launch Angle Avg
16.9
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Exit Velocity Max
86.0
Exit Velocity Avg
80.6
Distance Max
281
Distance Avg
247
Launch Angle Avg
24.4
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2022 Ohio Top Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Jun 13, 2022
Trackman - Hitting
88.5
Exit Velocity (max)
78.9
Exit Velocity (avg)
207
Distance (avg)
315
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Scout Day: Bo Jackson Elite 2.20.22
Feb 20, 2022
Trackman - Hitting
88.6
Exit Velocity (max)
74.8
Exit Velocity (avg)
127
Distance (avg)
263
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2021 Southern Ohio TPG Trials (Invite Only)
Jun 1, 2021
Trackman - Hitting
88.1
Exit Velocity (max)
81.2
Exit Velocity (avg)
214
Distance (avg)
304
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Scout Day: Gem City Throwbacks 2.20.21
Feb 20, 2021
Trackman - Hitting
87.5
Exit Velocity (max)
82.2
Exit Velocity (avg)
138
Distance (avg)
254
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2020 Ohio Fall Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Oct 3, 2020
Trackman - Hitting
86.0
Exit Velocity (max)
80.6
Exit Velocity (avg)
247
Distance (avg)
281
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %

Hitting

2022
2021
Hand Speed Max
19.9
Hand Speed Avg
18.6
Bat Speed Max
70.0
Bat Speed Avg
63.9
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
Hand Speed Max
20.3
Hand Speed Avg
18.5
Bat Speed Max
71.0
Bat Speed Avg
68.7
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
2022 Ohio Top Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Jun 13, 2022
Blast - Hitting
19.1
Hand Speed (max)
18.2
Hand Speed (avg)
70.0
Bat Speed (max)
65.3
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
Scout Day: Bo Jackson Elite 2.20.22
Feb 20, 2022
Blast - Hitting
19.9
Hand Speed (max)
19.0
Hand Speed (avg)
66.9
Bat Speed (max)
62.5
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
Scout Day: Gem City Throwbacks 2.20.21
Feb 20, 2021
Blast - Hitting
20.3
Hand Speed (max)
18.5
Hand Speed (avg)
71.0
Bat Speed (max)
68.7
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency

Pitching

Pitch Scores

Pitching Velos

2021
2020
2019
Fastball
Velocity Max
84.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
81.0
Curveball
Velocity Avg
67.0
Fastball
Velocity Max
78.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
76.0
Curveball
Velocity Avg
62.5
Changeup
Velocity Avg
63.0
Fastball
Velocity Max
74.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
73.0
Curveball
Velocity Avg
66.5
16U National Championship
Jun 24, 2021
Pitching
84
Max FB
79 - 83
FB
66 - 68
CB
Scout Day: Gem City Throwbacks 1.20.20
Jan 20, 2020
Pitching
78
Max FB
74 - 78
FB
61 - 64
CB
63 - 63
CH
2019 14U Summer Open
Jul 18, 2019
Pitching
74
Max FB
72 - 74
FB
66 - 67
CB

Game Performance

Visual Edge

Pitch Ai

Notes

Comments

2/20/22

Austin Papalios: C/SS, (2023) Beavercreek, OH. 5-foot-11, 180-pound. During batting practice, the right-handed hitter clocked an exit velocity of 89 mph. (62.5 mph bat speed average). (19.0 mph hand speed average). Began in a quiet stance with a compact load, then used a small leg kick. Has quick bat speed, simple short swing plane and high finish. While catching, his strong arm produced efficient throws to second at velocities up to 81 mph; had consistent footwork, firm hands, and a clean transfer. displayed next-level catching ability by boasting a 1.90-1.97 pop time. Quiet setup with some flexibility. Used a high ¾ slot with a quick arm action. Recorded a 60 time of 7.22 at the event.  


6/01/21

Austin Papalios: C/SS, (2023) Beavercreek, OH. 5-foot-11, 180-pound athletic physical frame. Confident during batting practice, Papalios had an exit velocity of 91 mph. Begins in an athletic stance with a smooth load, then uses a leg kick. Bat speed is above average, uses a flat swing plane and good extension on his finish. Found multiple barrels with a lot of loud contact. Behind the plate, he made strong, efficient throws to second at velocities up to 80 mph; shows a quick exchange, athletic feet, and sure hands. displayed his ability to control the run game with a pop time of 1.96-2.00. Athletic setup with above average flexibility. Had a quick arm action and consistent accuracy to the bag. 


2/20/21

 

Austin Papalios: C/SS, (2023) Beavercreek, OH. 5-foot-11, 175-pound athletic frame. Solid during batting practice, Papalios had a max exit velocity of 87 mph. Began in an athletic open stance with a smooth controlled load, then used a short stride. Had some bat speed. He found multiple barrels through his round. Line drive approach. Capable while in the infield, registered his best throw across the diamond at 78 mph; had a natural exchange, consistent hands, and average footwork. Solid in the outfield, his throws to the bases were maxed out at 83 mph; had a natural exchange, sure hands, and consistent footwork. Behind the plate, he made strong throws to second and produced an efficient position velocity of 79 mph; showed soft hands, a quick exchange, and athletic feet. Displayed next-level catching ability by boasting a 1.96-2.07 pop time. Has calm setup.


10/03/20

Hit:Upright setup from the right side. Athletic loading sequence that incorporates a leg kick and bat tip for rhythm. Showed feel for the barrel throughout round/path is efficient to allow for a large margin of error. When he connects he offers above average strength/speed to swing for class that generated solid jump.
Power:Gap to gap pop.
Offensive Projection:Middle type.
Field:In the infield he moves light on his feet with smooth actions and more than capable ball skills. Sure-handed defender who could profile at multiple positions. Also worked out behind the dish where he showcases a well above average skill set for a 2023. Big time arm with solid receiving abilities.
Throw:Clean arm with above average strength.
Defensive Projection:C/SS.

1/20/20

1/20/20 Position Player
Hit: Balanced stance with a leg kick timing trigger during quiet movement with hands. Level stroke with above average natural tools for class. Simple approach with a compact swing. Ball jumps when squared.
Power: Should grow into routine gap abilities.
Offensive Projection: Run producer traits.
Top Rapsodo BP Exit Velocity: 84.9
Top Rapsodo BP Distance: 294
Field: Well above average skill set behind the dish for class. Good athlete, feet work and transfer is clean. Impressive showing. Pops hovered around 2.0.
Throw: Arm works and ball jumps. Throw tool is real. 
Defensive Projection: C.

1/20/20 Pitching
Delivery Notes:  Shows a clean arm action through a ¾ arm slot. Could get more out of his lower half.
Fastball: Fastball was 74-78 mph and showed some ‘ride’ through the zone. 
Fastball Spin Rate: 2100-2300
Curveball: Breaking ball showed average bite and action with slider spin at 61-64 mph.
Curveball Spin Rate: 1900-2000
Changeup: Changeup was 63 mph with some tumble down out of the zone at times.
Pitchability: Average feel for his three pitch mix. Fastball was best pitch.

1/21/19

Body Type: 5-foot-7, 150-pound prospect.
Swing Mechanics:
Balanced stance with a slight back load to hands and leg kick to get lower half involved.
Hit:
Quick hands through the zone on a level path. All fields hitter with natural ball flight to the middle of the field. More engine than feel at this stage. Both strength and speed are above average tools for class.
Power:
79 mph exit velocity. Line drive guy with gap abilities.
Offensive Projection:
Run Producer Potential.
Run:
8.19 60-yard dash.
Field:
Looked the part behind the dish popping as low as 2.14. Feet are quick and actions are athletic. Very solid showing. Also showed an average to slightly above average skill set at third base as well.
Throw:
69 mph to second base and 70 mph from the infield.

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