Matt Benner
Matt Benner
Matt Benner
Matt Benner
Matt Benner
Matt Benner
Matt Benner

CLASS OF 2021

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Matt
Benner

Goldey-Beacom
Souderton Area (HS) • PA
5-10 • 155LBS • R/R
Travel Team: Baseball U Philly

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6/15/20

Physical: Lean, athletic 5-foot-10, 155-pound frame with twitch in the actions. 6.89 runner in the 60-yard dash. 

Offensively: RHH. Bent, slightly open setup with the hands starting near the ear. Utilized a toe tap stride with a deep load to the shoulder creating quick hand speed through a slightly uphill barrel path. Peppered the middle of the field with hard contact and occasional lift to the gaps. Adjustable lower half allowed the ability to stay on offspeed pitches during game action, the swing works well against high velocity as well. Registered a 93 mph bat-exit velocity per Trackman Baseball. 

Defensively: The outfielder is a quality defender with a quick first step and confidence in the routes. Beats the ball to the spot while playing through it, generating accurate and powerful throws towards the target. Demonstrated range to the gap with a soft glove hand and ability to go get it in the air for his pitchers. Arm action is fluid through a high ¾ arm-slot with strength in the lower half. OF - 86 mph


2/29/20

Physical: 5-foot-10, 155-pounds. Athletic build. 7.28 runner in the 60; 4.5 home-to-1B.
Offensively: RHH. Tall stance, slight bend in the knees, keeps bat on shoulder before he loads, quick to tap instead of leg kick Quick hands through the zone, up the middle hitter, finishes swing with one hand. Consistent contact hitter. 82 MPH raw exit velocity.
Defensively: 2.04-2.09 pop times. Plays ball in front, attacks the ball aggressively, consistent footwork, accurate throws to target C: Low stance, clean ball transfer. Tends to lose momentum away from second base; strong throws around the bag with one hop. Over the top arm slot C: Long arm swing, High 3/4 arm slot. C - 74 MPH.  OF - 74 MPH.

2/15/20

5-foot-10, 155-pound right-handed hitter starts from a slightly open stance and initiates his swing with a toe-tap stride. Displayed balance throughout with a feel for the barrel. Registered a bat exit velocity of 86 mph and ran a 7.19 60-yard dash. Showcased athletic actions in the outfield and active feet while playing through the baseball in the infield. Registered 83 mph arm strength from the outifeld and showed accurate 81 mph arm strength across the diamond from shortstop.

6/18/19

5-foot-8, 140-pound right-handed hitter starts from a slightly open stance and initiates swing with a toe-tap stride. Displayed a middle of the field, line drive approach with balance throughout and a feel for the barrel. Registered a bat exit velocity of 82 mph and ran a 7.18 60-yard dash. Athletic defender showcased pop times of 2.15-2.20 on throws of 73 mph from the crouch.

2/09/19

5-foot-8, 140-pound right-handed hitter begins from a square stance utilizing a toe-tap. Showed feel for all fields during batting practice and recorded an 80 mph bat-exit-velocity. Ran a 7.50 60-yard dash. Demonstrated solid actions behind the plate with clean transfers on pop times of 2.13-2.20. Recorded a 73 mph-arm strength from the crouch. Used athletic movements and smooth footwork in the outfield notching 80 mph throws from his position.

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