John Simecek
John Simecek
John Simecek
John Simecek
John Simecek
John Simecek
John Simecek
John Simecek
John Simecek

CLASS OF 2023

3B
RHP

John
Simecek

Walsh jesuit (HS) • OH
6-1 • 190LBS • R/R
Travel Team: Cincinnati Spikes

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

Hitting
24
Hand Speed (max)
2/20/22
76.4
Bat Speed (max)
7/21/20
31.9
Rot. Acc (max)
2/20/22
-
Hard Hit %
Power
100.3
Exit Velocity (max)
6/13/22
93.1
Exit Velocity (avg)
6/13/22
359
Distance (max)
6/13/22
71
Sweet Spot %
6/13/22
Run
7.12
60-yard
2/20/22
4.03
30-yd
6/13/22
1.77
10-yd
6/13/22
19.2
Run speed (max)
6/13/22
Defense
81
INF Velo
7/21/20
77
OF Velo
7/03/19
72
C Velo
3/03/19
2.02 - 2.11
Pop Time
6/12/19
Pitching

Fastball

88
Velocity (max)
6/13/22
85 - 88
Velo Range
6/13/22
2142
Spin Rate (avg)
6/13/22

Changeup

80 - 80.9
Velo Range
6/13/22
1899
Spin Rate (avg)
6/13/22

Curveball

72 - 73
Velo Range
9/28/19
-
Spin Rate (avg)

Slider

75 - 76
Velo Range
6/13/22
-
Spin Rate (avg)

Positional Tools

2022
2020
2019
60 Yard Dash
7.12
Infield Velocity
79.0
Power / Speed Score
14.1
60 Yard Dash
7.62
Infield Velocity
81.0
Power / Speed Score
12.7
60 Yard Dash
7.72
Home to First
4.59
Pop Time
2.02 - 2.38
Catcher Velocity
72.0
Infield Velocity
80.0
Outfield Velocity
77.0
Power / Speed Score
10.8
2022 Ohio Top Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Jun 13, 2022
Position
7.23
60-yard
79
INF Velo
100
Exit Velo
2020 Michigan Limited Series
Jul 16, 2020
Position
7.67
60-yard
93
Exit Velo
Scout Day: Ohio Elite North 2.23.20
Feb 23, 2020
Position
7.77
60-yard
81
INF Velo
87
Exit Velo
Junior Future Games
Aug 3, 2019
Position
7.72
60-yard
2.19 - 2.26
Pop Time
77
INF Velo
72
C Velo
82
Exit Velo
Ohio Underclass Games II - 7.3.19 (Invite Only)
Jul 3, 2019
Position
2.07 - 2.13
Pop Time
77
OF Velo
71
C Velo
4.72
H-1st
83
Exit Velo
2019 Northern Ohio Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Jun 18, 2019
Position
2.32 - 2.38
Pop Time
73
INF Velo
62
C Velo
79
Exit Velo
4.90
H-1st
The 2019 Ohio Future 50 at Ohio State - Class of 2023 (Invite Only)
Jun 12, 2019
Position
2.02 - 2.11
Pop Time
80
INF Velo
70
C Velo
4.59
H-1st
82
Exit Velo
Junior Future Games Tryouts (12U-14U) 3.3.19
Mar 3, 2019
Position
7.77
60-yard
2.09 - 2.22
Pop Time
72
C Velo
80
Exit Velo

Hitting

2022
Exit Velocity Max
100.3
Exit Velocity Avg
88.7
Distance Max
359
Distance Avg
223
Launch Angle Avg
19.9
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2022 Ohio Top Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Jun 13, 2022
Trackman - Hitting
94.0
Exit Velocity (max)
84.3
Exit Velocity (avg)
250
Distance (avg)
359
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2022 Northern Ohio Preseason All-State (Invite Only)
Feb 20, 2022
Trackman - Hitting
95.7
Exit Velocity (max)
91.1
Exit Velocity (avg)
176
Distance (avg)
340
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %

Hitting

2022
2020
Hand Speed Max
24.0
Hand Speed Avg
22.8
Bat Speed Max
76.1
Bat Speed Avg
71.5
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
Hand Speed Max
23.9
Hand Speed Avg
22.5
Bat Speed Max
76.4
Bat Speed Avg
69.5
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
24.0
Hand Speed (max)
22.8
Hand Speed (avg)
76.1
Bat Speed (max)
72.9
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
2022 Northern Ohio Preseason All-State (Invite Only)
Feb 20, 2022
Blast - Hitting
24.0
Hand Speed (max)
22.7
Hand Speed (avg)
74.6
Bat Speed (max)
71.4
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
2020 Northern Ohio Top Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Jul 21, 2020
Blast - Hitting
23.9
Hand Speed (max)
22.5
Hand Speed (avg)
76.4
Bat Speed (max)
69.5
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency

Pitching

2022
Fastball
Velocity Max
88.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
86.5
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
2142
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
24.8
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Slider
Velocity Avg
75.9
Splitter
Velocity Avg
80.4
Splitter
Spin Rate Avg
1899
Splitter
Total Movement Avg
2022 Ohio Top Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Jun 13, 2022
Trackman - Fastball
88.0
Velocity (max)
85.2 - 87.7
Velo Range
84.0
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,269
Spin Rate (max)
2,142
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Slider
75.9
Velocity (max)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Trackman - Splitter
80.9
Velocity (max)
80.0 - 80.9
Velo Range
77.4
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,124
Spin Rate (max)
1,899
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %

Pitch Scores

Pitching Velos

2022
2021
2020
2019
Fastball
Velocity Max
88.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
86.5
Slider
Velocity Avg
75.5
Fastball
Velocity Max
87.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
85.5
Fastball
Velocity Max
84.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
82.0
Curveball
Velocity Avg
67.3
Changeup
Velocity Avg
74.5
Slider
Velocity Avg
73.0
Fastball
Velocity Max
83.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
76.5
Curveball
Velocity Avg
67.9
Changeup
Velocity Avg
71.5
2022 Ohio Top Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Jun 13, 2022
Pitching
88
Max FB
85 - 88
FB
75 - 76
SL
79 - 81
SPL
Winter Camp
Feb 2, 2021
Pitching
87
Max FB
84 - 87
FB
2020 Northern Ohio Top Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Jul 21, 2020
Pitching
84
Max FB
82 - 84
FB
64 - 65
CB
72 - 74
SL
2020 Michigan Limited Series
Jul 16, 2020
Pitching
83
Max FB
81 - 83
FB
66 - 68
CB
Scout Day: Ohio Elite North 2.23.20
Feb 23, 2020
Pitching
83
Max FB
79 - 83
FB
69 - 72
CB
74 - 75
CH
Fall Limited Series II at Wright State
Sep 28, 2019
Pitching
83
Max FB
79 - 83
FB
72 - 73
CB
Junior Future Games
Aug 3, 2019
Pitching
81
Max FB
77 - 81
FB
65 - 69
CB
72 - 72
CH
Junior Future Games Tryouts (12U-14U) 3.3.19
Mar 3, 2019
Pitching
76
Max FB
73 - 76
FB
68 - 69
CB
71 - 71
CH

Game Performance

2022
10 Yard Dash
1.77
30 Yard Dash
4.03
60 Yard Dash
7.22
Top Speed (MPH)
2022 Ohio Top Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Jun 13, 2022
Swift
1.77
10-yd
4.03
30-yd
7.23
60-yd
19.2
Run speed (max)
8.3
Run Speed (avg)

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6/13/22

 3B/RHP, (2023) Walsh jesuit, OH. 6-foot-1, 190-pound. During batting practice, Simecek recorded an exit velocity of 100 mph. (72.9 mph bat speed average). (22.8 mph hand speed average). Began in a balanced athletic stance with a controlled load, then used a quick stride. Bat speed is present, uses a simple upward swing plane and good extension on his finish. Solid in the infield, recorded a position velocity of 79 mph; had firm hands, consistent footwork, and a natural exchange. Fielded the ball out front with athletic movement laterally. Had a high ¾ slot and a quick arm action. During the event, recorded a 60 time of 7.23. On the mound, used a high ¾ arm angle with a loose arm action while showing consistent arm speed. Drop-and-drive type pitcher and shows some effort. Produced a fastball that came in at 85-88 mph. Has slight running action. (Max spin 2269; Avg 2142). Showed a 10/4 slider (75-76) with late action. He had deceiving action on his splitter (79-81). 


2/20/22

John Simecek: RHP/3B, (2023) Walsh jesuit, OH. 6-foot-1, 190-pound. At the plate, Simecek had a max exit velocity of 96 mph. (71.4 mph bat speed average). (22.7 mph hand speed average). Began in an athletic balanced stance with a controlled load, then used a quick stride. Bat speed is quick, uses a loose uphill swing plane and good extension on his finish. Solid in the infield, his best throw was recorded at 79 mph; showed a natural exchange, consistent feet, and soft hands. Fielded the ball out front with athletic movement laterally. Showed a quick arm action with a high ¾ slot. Clocked a 60 time of 7.12 at the event.

7/21/20

Hit: Right-handed hitter that starts in a balanced stance. Looks the part in the box. Smooth movement patterns with feel for his sequence. Will use both gaps with well above average jump for class. Definite hit tool to follow.
Power: Gap abilities.
Offensive Projection: Run producer.
Max BP Exit Velocity: 97mph.
Max BP Distance: 345ft.
Field: Clean, athletic feet in the ionfield. Ball skills are ahead of the curve for class.
Throw: Arm is a well above average tool.
Defensive Projection: Left side of infield.

Scouting Notes: High follow in 2023 class. Fast-twitch athlete on the hill with feel for his arsenal. Up to 84 mph with a much higher velocity ceiling and an absolute hammer of a slider. The pitch has impressive depth and generated uncomfortable swings all day.
Fastball: 82-84mph.
Fastball Spin Rate: 2183-2311
Breaking Ball: 72-74mph slider, 64-65mph.
Breaking Ball Spin Rate: 2196-2368

2/23/20

2/23/20 Position Player
Hit: Right handed hitter. Begins with a more upright, narrow stance with a slight knee bend. Loading sequence is smooth and controlled with a slight leg lift for timing purposes. Level bat path through the zone, which produces line drive pop to the gaps.
Power: 87 mph tee ev. Present gap abilities
Offensive Projection: Run Producer traits.
Field: Worked out as a 3B. Displayed athleticism with good lateral movement. Plays under control with good actions and soft hands.
Throw: 81mph arm across the INF.
Defensive Projection: Corner INF

2/23/20 Pitching
Delivery Notes: Right handed pitcher. Delivery is smooth and fluid with a high front leg lift, engaging his backside. Clean, quick arm action from a ¾ arm slot.
Fastball: 79-83 mph. Above average fastball for young age, with regular arm side run.
Breaking Ball: 72-73mph. 11/5 break with tight power.
Changeup: 74-75mph. Good depth, while maintaining consistent arm speed.

7/03/19

Body Type: 5-foot-9, 165-pound physical frame.
Swing Mechanics:  Simple and smooth load while keeping his hands loose and loaded.
Hit:  Level bat path that produces above average bat speed.  Good feel in the box.  Well above natural tools with fluid movements.
Power:  Flashes pop to the pull side with more to come with physical maturation.
Offensive Projection:  Middle of the lineup guy.
Field:  At the catcher position, he has a quick transfer and quick feet.  Good feel for the position with good receiving and blocking skills. Corner skill set in the outfield. Plays under control throughout sequence with above average ball skills.
Throw: Has above average arm strength with short and compact arm action.
Defensive Projection: Utility.

6/18/19

Body Type: 5-foot-9, 165-pound athletic frame.
Mechanical/Delivery Notes: Smooth, low effort delivery. Arm works well through a high-¾ slot with above average strength/speed for class. Generates easy velocity. Starter profile.
Fastball: 67-69. Comes in flat, with solid command. Low spin effenciency makes for some backside movement deep in the zone.
Curveball: 61-63. Tight spin, with gradual break and solid command. Good compliment to the fastball with room for development.
Changeup:
Pitchability: Could get more out of his body, but has good feel with potential to build on velo and strength. Average for his class.

 

Body Type:  5-foot-9, 165-pound thin and athletic frame.
Swing Mechanics:  Simple and smooth load into back leg, and engages his lower half.
Hit:  Level bat path with a middle of the field approach.  Produces backspin line drives.
Power:  Flashed it to the middle of the field.
Offensive Projection:  TBD.
Field: At third base he plays with quiet feet and above average ball skills. Plays the ball nicely, on the left side of his body.  At the catcher position, he has an open stance with quick footwork.  His receiving and blocking skills are still developing.
Throw: Arm works and ball comes out well.
Defensive Projection: 3B/C. 

6/12/19

Body Type: 5-foot-9, 165-pound physical frame.
Swing Mechanics: A right-handed hitter that starts in a balanced stance. Simple yet athletic load.
Hit: Really like the movements, creating energy and balance. Physical kid with bat speed and feel for contact. Everything works. One of those guys who can let it loose while still maintaining barrel accuracy.
Power: Some of the more raw pop we saw. Easy gap abilities with more to come.
Offensive Projection: Run Producer.
Run: 4.59 H-1st.
Field: Had a solid showing behind the dish and showed capable abilities as a corner infielder. Recorded the lower pop time of the day, popping between 2.02-2.11.  At third base he moves with fluidity and looks to have above average ball skills.
Throw: Arm plays as a big tool at both positions.
Defensive Projection: C/Corner Infield.

 

Body Type: 5-foot-9, 165-pound physical frame.
Mechanical/Delivery Notes: Very fluid, efficient delivery. Gets down the mound well. ¾ right-hander that has a clean, on time arm. Everything works well. Candidate to keep adding velo.
Fastball: 76-78 mph. Ball comes out well with consistent arm side action. High spin rate guy.
Curveball: 68-69 mph. 11/5 shaped breaking ball that has later action to it.
Changeup: 71-72 mph. Nice little wrinkle offering that has some fade to it.
Pitchability: Strike thrower for the most part.

3/03/19

Body Type: 5-foot-9, 165-pounds with strong, athletic build

Hit: The RHH has uses a small load with hands and a small toe tap for timing. Has a fluid swing, and swings with intent. Showed the ability to hit to all sides of the field. His hands guide bat to contact and has good mechanics

Power: Line drive production hitter with more power to come

Offensive Projections: Middle (80 exit velocity)

Run: 7.77 (60-yard dash)

Field: Behind the plate, he stays low and receives the ball well. Has above average arm strength with accuracy in his throws. Has good footwork as he gets into his transfers.

Defensive Projection: Catcher

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