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CLASS OF 2022

SS
3B

Matthew
Thompson

Youngstown State
Wadsworth High School (HS) • OH
6' 2" • 190LBS
R/R • 20yr 7mo
Travel Team: Brownlee Lookout & Team Ohio
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Positional Tools

2022
2021
2020
2019
60 Yard Dash
6.88
Infield Velocity
91.0
Power / Speed Score
14.0
60 Yard Dash
7.19
Infield Velocity
91.0
Power / Speed Score
13.2
60 Yard Dash
6.97
Home to First
4.37
Infield Velocity
89.0
Power / Speed Score
13.5
Infield Velocity
74.0
2022 Ohio ProCase (Invite Only)
Feb 20, 2022
Position
6.88
60-yard
91
INF Velo
96
Exit Velo
Power Speed Score
2021 Ohio Top Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Jun 8, 2021
Position
7.19
60-yard
85
INF Velo
94
Exit Velo
Power Speed Score
2020 Future Games
Aug 1, 2020
Position
6.97
60-yard
88
INF Velo
94
Exit Velo
2020 Northern Ohio Top Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Jul 21, 2020
Position
7.28
60-yard
86
INF Velo
93
Exit Velo
Power Speed Score
Scout Day: Brownlee Lookouts 1.26.20
Jan 26, 2020
Position
89
INF Velo
4.37
H-1st
87
Exit Velo

Hitting

2022
2021
Exit Velocity Max
96.4
Exit Velocity Avg
88.5
Distance Max
350
Distance Avg
238
Launch Angle Avg
19.3
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Exit Velocity Max
95.1
Exit Velocity Avg
78.9
Distance Max
326
Distance Avg
170
Launch Angle Avg
16.3
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2022 Ohio ProCase (Invite Only)
Feb 20, 2022
Trackman - Hitting
96.4
Exit Velocity (max)
88.5
Exit Velocity (avg)
238
Distance (avg)
350
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2021 Ohio Top Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Jun 8, 2021
Trackman - Hitting
94.0
Exit Velocity (max)
78.7
Exit Velocity (avg)
157
Distance (avg)
323
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Scout Day: Brownlee Lookouts 1.17.21
Jan 17, 2021
Trackman - Hitting
95.1
Exit Velocity (max)
79.4
Exit Velocity (avg)
211
Distance (avg)
326
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %

Hitting

2022
2021
2020
Hand Speed Max
20.7
Hand Speed Avg
19.7
Bat Speed Max
80.3
Bat Speed Avg
72.3
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
Hand Speed Max
23.7
Hand Speed Avg
20.6
Bat Speed Max
81.0
Bat Speed Avg
70.7
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
Hand Speed Max
22.7
Hand Speed Avg
22.7
Bat Speed Max
73.3
Bat Speed Avg
73.3
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
2022 Ohio ProCase (Invite Only)
Feb 20, 2022
Blast - Hitting
20.7
Hand Speed (max)
19.7
Hand Speed (avg)
80.3
Bat Speed (max)
72.3
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
2021 Ohio Top Prospect Games (Invite Only)
Jun 8, 2021
Blast - Hitting
23.7
Hand Speed (max)
20.5
Hand Speed (avg)
81.0
Bat Speed (max)
70.4
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
Scout Day: Brownlee Lookouts 1.17.21
Jan 17, 2021
Blast - Hitting
21.9
Hand Speed (max)
20.6
Hand Speed (avg)
79.7
Bat Speed (max)
71.0
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
22.7
Hand Speed (max)
22.7
Hand Speed (avg)
73.3
Bat Speed (max)
73.3
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency

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2/20/22

Matthew Thompson: SS/3B, (2022) Wadsworth High School, OH. Youngstown State Commit, 6-foot-2, 190-pound. During batting practice, Thompson clocked an exit velocity of 96 mph. (72.3 mph bat speed average). (19.7 mph hand speed average). Starts in a balanced athletic stance with a compact load, then uses a quick stride. Bat speed was quick, used a simple uphill swing plane and good extension on his finish. Solid showed his live arm in the infield with position velocities up to 91 mph; shows sure hands, consistent feet, and a natural exchange. Fields the ball out front, movements laterally were athletic. Had a quick arm action with a high ¾ slot. Showed off his speed at the event, running a swift 6.88 60-yard dash.

6/08/21

Matthew Thompson: SS/3B, (2022) Wadsworth, OH. 6-foot-2, 185-pound. Solid at the plate, the right-handed hitter had an exit velocity of 94 mph. Starts in a wide open stance with a small load, then uses a short stride. He barreled up multiple balls with some loud contact. Gap to gap approach. Advanced in the infield, had a live arm with throws that topped out at 85 mph; had a clean exchange, rhythmic footwork, and sure hands. Had a high ¾ slot and a very quick arm action. Recorded a time of 7.19 in the 60-yard dash.

1/17/21

Hit:Right-handed hitter that begins in an athletic stance. Loading sequence is smooth and athletic, with controlled explosive movements. Fast twitch, whippy swing with a level path through the zone. Toolsy hitter with a middle/pullside approach.
Power: Present Power
Offensive Projection: Run Producer
Field:Worked out at both SS and 3B. Athleticism is present in his movements, with above average balls skills. Very fluid actions to go along with soft hands.
Throw: Above average arm strength, reaching a 91mph velocity across the infield
Defensive Projection: SS/3B

7/21/20

Hit: Right-handed hitter that starts in an athletic setup. Very smooth loader with natural whip through the zone. All the tools are there to hit. Athletic dude with easy burst through the zone.
Power: Gap to gap abilities.
Offensive Projection: Run producer.
Max BP Exit Velocity: 93mph.
Max BP Distance: 301ft.
Field: Good athlete with above average ball skills. Looks the part too and through. A lot to work with here.
Throw: Arm is well above average tool.
Defensive Projection: Left side of infield.

1/26/20

1/26/20 Position Player
Hit: Right-handed hitter with a wider setup. Very athletic, efficient mover prior to launch. Everything is pretty easy and swing is very whippy through the zone. High follow in class with potential to be a real good one. All the tools are there.
Power: Easy gap pop. Much more to come. Isn't near physical ceiling yet.
Offensive Projection: Multiple Roles. Athlete with juice.
Top Rapsodo BP Exit Velocity: 95 mph.
Top Rapsodo BP Distance: 308 ft.
Field: Very smooth defender. Looks the part and has that combination of athleticism and fluidity coaches are looking for. Ball skills are there.
Throw: Big time arm talent. 89 mph arm strength to home plate. 
Defensive Projection: Multiple Spots.

2/6/19
Body Type: 6-foot-1, 160-pound athletic frame.
Swing Mechanics: Right-handed hitter that starts in a wider setup. Uses a back load to hands during short stride for timing.
Hit: Gets foot down early before taking a downhill path to contact. Feel hitter with some jump off the barrel. Athleticism shows in the box and swing works. Consistently generated line drives in BP.
Power: 79 mph exit velocity. Flashed gap abilities and has much more to come.
Offensive Projection: Multiple Roles.
Run:  7.89 60-yard dash.
Field: Looks the part in the infield. Very athletic actions with impressive ball skills. Talented defender with third baseman frame and short stop ball skills. Top defensive infeilder we saw on the day.
Throw: Loose arm. Arm really works. Already above average strength and projects for more.
Defensive Projection: SS/3B.  

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