Caden Ward
Caden Ward
Caden Ward

CLASS OF 2023

SS
RHP

Caden
Ward

Great Bridge (HS) • VA
5-10 • 160LBS • R/R
Travel Team: Team Coastal

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2023 National

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Best Of Stats

Hitting
21.1
Hand Speed (max)
2/20/22
69.2
Bat Speed (max)
2/20/22
12
Rot. Acc (max)
2/20/22
-
Hard Hit %
Power
88.4
Exit Velocity (max)
2/20/22
78.4
Exit Velocity (avg)
3/06/21
288
Distance (max)
2/20/22
63
Sweet Spot %
2/20/22
Run
6.98
60-yard
2/20/22
-
30-yd
-
10-yd
-
Run speed (max)
Defense
87
INF Velo
2/20/22
-
OF Velo
-
C Velo
-
Pop Time
Pitching

Fastball

83.1
Velocity (max)
2/20/22
81 - 83
Velo Range
2/20/22
2010
Spin Rate (avg)
2/20/22

Changeup

75.6 - 76.2
Velo Range
2/20/22
1283
Spin Rate (avg)
2/20/22

Curveball

68.5 - 69.1
Velo Range
2/20/22
1469
Spin Rate (avg)
2/20/22

Slider

68.5 - 69.9
Velo Range
2/20/22
1525
Spin Rate (avg)
2/20/22

Positional Tools

2022
2021
2020
60 Yard Dash
6.98
Infield Velocity
87.0
Power / Speed Score
12.7
60 Yard Dash
7.03
Infield Velocity
79.0
Power / Speed Score
11.7
Infield Velocity
75.0
Preseason All State Session III - Va Beach
Feb 20, 2022
Position
6.98
60-yard
87
INF Velo
88
Exit Velo
Virginia/Maryland State Games
Nov 6, 2021
Position
7.03
60-yard
79
INF Velo
80
Exit Velo
Preseason All-State East
Mar 6, 2021
Position
7.10
60-yard
74
INF Velo
82
Exit Velo
Coastal Sports Fall Showcase
Nov 1, 2020
Position
75
INF Velo
72
Exit Velo

Hitting

2022
2021
Exit Velocity Max
88.4
Exit Velocity Avg
76.5
Distance Max
288
Distance Avg
180
Launch Angle Avg
23.2
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Exit Velocity Max
82.2
Exit Velocity Avg
77.5
Distance Max
274
Distance Avg
127
Launch Angle Avg
9.3
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Preseason All State Session III - Va Beach
Feb 20, 2022
Trackman - Hitting
88.4
Exit Velocity (max)
76.5
Exit Velocity (avg)
180
Distance (avg)
288
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Virginia/Maryland State Games
Nov 6, 2021
Trackman - Hitting
80.2
Exit Velocity (max)
76.4
Exit Velocity (avg)
166
Distance (avg)
274
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Preseason All-State East
Mar 6, 2021
Trackman - Hitting
82.2
Exit Velocity (max)
78.4
Exit Velocity (avg)
103
Distance (avg)
273
Distance (max)
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Ground Ball %

Hitting

2022
2021
Hand Speed Max
21.1
Hand Speed Avg
20.1
Bat Speed Max
69.2
Bat Speed Avg
65.0
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
Hand Speed Max
20.2
Hand Speed Avg
18.8
Bat Speed Max
64.3
Bat Speed Avg
61.2
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
Preseason All State Session III - Va Beach
Feb 20, 2022
Blast - Hitting
21.1
Hand Speed (max)
20.1
Hand Speed (avg)
69.2
Bat Speed (max)
65.0
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
Virginia/Maryland State Games
Nov 6, 2021
Blast - Hitting
19.2
Hand Speed (max)
18.6
Hand Speed (avg)
64.3
Bat Speed (max)
63.2
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency
Preseason All-State East
Mar 6, 2021
Blast - Hitting
20.2
Hand Speed (max)
18.9
Hand Speed (avg)
61.0
Bat Speed (max)
59.8
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency

Pitching

2022
2021
Fastball
Velocity Max
83.1
Fastball
Velocity Avg
82.1
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
2010
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
24.5
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Curveball
Velocity Avg
68.8
Curveball
Spin Rate Avg
1469
Curveball
Total Movement Avg
Changeup
Velocity Avg
76.0
Changeup
Spin Rate Avg
1283
Changeup
Total Movement Avg
Slider
Velocity Avg
69.2
Slider
Spin Rate Avg
1525
Slider
Total Movement Avg
Fastball
Velocity Max
80.4
Fastball
Velocity Avg
79.1
Fastball
Spin Rate Avg
1791
Fastball
Spin Score Avg
22.6
Fastball
Total Movement Avg
Curveball
Velocity Avg
65.4
Curveball
Spin Rate Avg
1305
Curveball
Total Movement Avg
Preseason All State Session III - Va Beach
Feb 20, 2022
Trackman - Fastball
83.1
Velocity (max)
81.4 - 82.9
Velo Range
80.3
Eff Velocity (avg)
2,093
Spin Rate (max)
2,010
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
69.1
Velocity (max)
68.5 - 69.1
Velo Range
66.7
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,541
Spin Rate (max)
1,469
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Slider
70.2
Velocity (max)
68.5 - 69.9
Velo Range
67.4
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,621
Spin Rate (max)
1,525
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - ChangeUp
76.2
Velocity (max)
75.6 - 76.2
Velo Range
75.0
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,324
Spin Rate (max)
1,283
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Virginia/Maryland State Games
Nov 6, 2021
Trackman - Fastball
80.4
Velocity (max)
77.8 - 80.3
Velo Range
78.1
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,938
Spin Rate (max)
1,791
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %
Trackman - Curveball
66.1
Velocity (max)
64.9 - 65.9
Velo Range
64.3
Eff Velocity (avg)
1,454
Spin Rate (max)
1,305
Spin Rate (avg)
IVB (max)
IVB (avg)
HM (max)
HM (avg)
Extension (avg)
Release Ht (avg)
Spin Score (max)
Zone %

Pitch Scores

2022
Fastball
Hop+
Fastball
Sink+
Fastball
Rise+
Slider
Hammer+
Slider
Sweep+
Preseason All State Session III - Va Beach
Feb 20, 2022
Pitch Scores - Fastball
Hop+
Rise+
Sink+
Pitch Scores - Curveball
Hammer+
Sweep+
Pitch Scores - Slider
Hammer+
Sweep+

Pitching Velos

2022
2021
2020
Fastball
Velocity Max
83.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
81.0
Curveball
Velocity Avg
66.5
Changeup
Velocity Avg
75.0
Slider
Velocity Avg
69.0
Fastball
Velocity Max
80.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
78.8
Curveball
Velocity Avg
64.2
Fastball
Velocity Max
73.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
70.5
Curveball
Velocity Avg
63.0
Preseason All State Session III - Va Beach
Feb 20, 2022
Pitching
83
Max FB
81 - 83
FB
68 - 69
CB
75 - 76
CH
68 - 70
SL
2022 VA/DC High School Heat Sheet
Feb 4, 2022
Pitching
81
Max FB
79 - 81
FB
63 - 66
CB
73 - 76
CH
Virginia/Maryland State Games
Nov 6, 2021
Pitching
80
Max FB
78 - 80
FB
65 - 66
CB
PBR Virginia Fall Select Heat Sheet
Sep 9, 2021
Pitching
80
Max FB
78 - 79
FB
62 - 64
CB
Limited Series East Stats
Jun 16, 2020
Pitching
73
Max FB
69 - 72
FB
62 - 64
CB

Game Performance

Visual Edge

Pitch Ai

Notes

Comments

11/06/21

VA/MD State Games

5-foot-10, 160-pound lean frame. Begins in a balanced strong stance with a controlled rhythmic load, the uses a leg kick. Had a short, simple swing plane, quick efficient bat speed and balanced finish. (63.2 mph bat speed average). (18.6 mph hand speed average). During BP found some barrels with loud contact. Aggressive approach. smooth athletic in the infield. Has athletic controll in his feet, soft hands, and a quick clean exchange. Fields the ball out front, movements laterally were athletic. Used a quick short arm action and a high 3/4 slot while showing consistent accuracy to the bag. On the mound, used a ¾ arm angle and a quick arm action while showing quick arm speed. Drop-and-drive type pitcher and shows some effort. Showed a consistent balance point. Sat with his fastball at 78-80 mph; showed both sides of the plate command and slight running action. (Max spin 1791). Shows control around the zone and tight action on his 11/5 curveball (64-66). (Max spin 1305). 

3/06/21

PreSeason All-State East

Ward is 5-8 with a lankier athletic frame that has plenty of projection left to it. He hits from the right side from an open balanced athletic stance, short stride on line, smooth load back. Hips rotate completely with some violence and he maintains good lower half balance. Hands stay inside, short to the ball, slightly uphill line drive swing path, showed a good approach using the whole field, exit velocity was 82. In the infield, rounds the ball and fields with a wider base with above average hands, works through the ball to a quick clean exchange, throws from a high three-quarters arm slot, short arm action, position velocity was 74. Ran a 7.10 60 yard dash.

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