Jaron Ward
Jaron Ward
Jaron Ward
Jaron Ward
Jaron Ward
Jaron Ward
Jaron Ward

CLASS OF 2021

OF
RHP

Jaron
Ward

Parkland College
Dinwiddie (HS) • VA
6-2 • 185LBS • R/R
Travel Team: Richmond Braves National

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Best Of Stats

Hitting
23.9
Hand Speed (max)
9/01/21
88.2
Bat Speed (max)
9/01/21
24.3
Rot. Acc (max)
9/01/21
-
Hard Hit %
Power
100
Exit Velocity (max)
9/01/21
93.9
Exit Velocity (avg)
6/23/20
393
Distance (max)
6/23/20
100
Sweet Spot %
6/23/20
Run
6.59
60-yard
9/01/21
-
30-yd
-
10-yd
-
Run speed (max)
Defense
-
INF Velo
89
OF Velo
2/16/19
-
C Velo
-
Pop Time
Pitching

Fastball

82
Velocity (max)
2/17/18
80 - 82
Velo Range
2/17/18
-
Spin Rate (avg)

Changeup

72 - 75
Velo Range
2/17/18
-
Spin Rate (avg)

Curveball

66 - 70
Velo Range
2/17/18
-
Spin Rate (avg)

Positional Tools

2021
2020
2019
2018
Power / Speed Score
15.2
60 Yard Dash
6.75
Outfield Velocity
88.0
Power / Speed Score
14.7
Home to First
3.96
Outfield Velocity
89.0
Home to First
4.0
Outfield Velocity
87.0
PBR IL: Parkland JC Scout Day
Sep 1, 2021
Position
6.59
60-yard
87
OF Velo
100
Exit Velo
2021 Mid-Atlantic Procase
Mar 20, 2021
Position
6.82
60-yard
85
OF Velo
95
Exit Velo
VA/DC State Games
Oct 25, 2020
Position
6.75
60-yard
95
Exit Velo
Va/DC Committed Combine
Jul 7, 2020
Position
6.77
60-yard
96
Exit Velo
Top Prospect Games West
Jun 23, 2020
Position
6.92
60-yard
88
OF Velo
90
Exit Velo
Preseason All State Session II
Feb 16, 2019
Position
89
OF Velo
90
Exit Velo
3.96
H-1st
Preseason All State (Invite Only)
Feb 17, 2018
Position
87
OF Velo
4.00
H-1st
83
Exit Velo

Hitting

2021
2020
Exit Velocity Max
100.0
Exit Velocity Avg
91.4
Distance Max
392
Distance Avg
258
Launch Angle Avg
25.1
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
Exit Velocity Max
99.2
Exit Velocity Avg
87.5
Distance Max
393
Distance Avg
280
Launch Angle Avg
27.9
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
PBR IL: Parkland JC Scout Day
Sep 1, 2021
Trackman - Hitting
100.0
Exit Velocity (max)
91.4
Exit Velocity (avg)
258
Distance (avg)
392
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Barrel %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
2021 Mid-Atlantic Procase
Mar 20, 2021
Trackman - Hitting
95.1
Exit Velocity (max)
86.4
Exit Velocity (avg)
236
Distance (avg)
324
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Ground Ball %
VA/DC State Games
Oct 25, 2020
Trackman - Hitting
94.6
Exit Velocity (max)
87.5
Exit Velocity (avg)
280
Distance (avg)
339
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Va/DC Committed Combine
Jul 7, 2020
Trackman - Hitting
95.5
Exit Velocity (max)
83.2
Exit Velocity (avg)
269
Distance (avg)
359
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %
Top Prospect Games West
Jun 23, 2020
Trackman - Hitting
99.2
Exit Velocity (max)
93.9
Exit Velocity (avg)
297
Distance (avg)
393
Distance (max)
Hard Hit %
Sweet Spot %
Line Drive %
Fly Ball %

Hitting

2021
Hand Speed Max
23.9
Hand Speed Avg
21.8
Bat Speed Max
88.2
Bat Speed Avg
77.0
Rotational Acceleration Max
Rotational Acceleration Avg
On-Plane Efficiency Max
On-Plane Efficiency Avg
PBR IL: Parkland JC Scout Day
Sep 1, 2021
Blast - Hitting
23.9
Hand Speed (max)
21.8
Hand Speed (avg)
88.2
Bat Speed (max)
77.0
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
2021 Mid-Atlantic Procase
Mar 20, 2021
Blast - Hitting
23.6
Hand Speed (max)
21.7
Hand Speed (avg)
73.2
Bat Speed (max)
69.6
Bat Speed (avg)
Rot. Acc (max)
Rot. Acc (avg)
On Plane Eff (avg)
MaxOnPlaneEfficiency

Pitching

Pitch Scores

Pitching Velos

2019
2018
Fastball
Velocity Max
81.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
79.0
Curveball
Velocity Avg
68.0
Fastball
Velocity Max
82.0
Fastball
Velocity Avg
81.0
Curveball
Velocity Avg
68.0
Changeup
Velocity Avg
73.5
Preseason All State Session II
Feb 16, 2019
Pitching
81
Max FB
77 - 81
FB
66 - 70
CB
Preseason All State (Invite Only)
Feb 17, 2018
Pitching
82
Max FB
80 - 82
FB
66 - 70
CB
72 - 75
CH

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Comments

7/07/20

VA/DC Committed Combine

McNeil-Ward is 6-2 with an athletic frame that has plenty of projection left to it. He hits from the right side from a balanced athletic stance, two-tap stride on line, short load back to a slight wrap. Hips rotate completely with some violence and he maintains good lower half balance. Hands stay inside, short and quick to the ball, uphill swing path, showed a pull approach with power present and plenty of loft in his swing, exit velocity was 96. Ran a 6.77 60 yard dash.

6/23/20

TPG West

McNeil-Ward is 6-2 with an athletic frame that has plenty of projection left to it. He hits from the right side from a balanced athletic stance, strides on line, smooth load back to a wrap. Hips rotate completely with some violence and he maintains good lower half balance. Hands stay inside, short and very quick to the ball, whippy bat, uphill swing path, showed a pull approach, strong at contact with extension through the ball, power is present to pull side, exit velocity was 90. In the outfield, gets behind the ball and aggressively fields through it with soft hands, quick clean exchange, throws from a high three-quarters slot, loose quick arm, position velocity was 88. Ran a 6.92 60 yard dash.

2/16/19

Preseason All-State II

McNeil-Ward is a Virginia Tech commit and is 6-2 with a lanky frame that has a lot of projection left to it. He hits from the right side from a slightly open athletic stance, short stride on line, short smooth load, good rhythm to setup, hips rotate completely and violently, good balance during his swing. Very short and quick to the ball, keeps hands inside, level swing path with strength at contact and extension uphill through contact, showed good approach working the middle of the field, swing has natural loft and ball will carry in gaps, potential to add more power as he gets stronger, exit velocity was 90. In the outfield, rounds ball and fields off to side with above average hands. Works through ball, clean exchange, throws from a high three-quarters arm slot, arm is loose and lightning quick, position velocity was 89. Ran a 3.96 home to first. On the mound, he throws from a high three-quarters arm slot with short loose arm action that is very quick and normal effort to his delivery. Shoulders are on level and online, lands closed with an athletic finish. Fastball was 77-81 with some late life to it, cuts when thrown to glove side and runs when thrown to armside. Curveball was 66-70 with good armspeed and hard 11/5 break.

6/20/18

Underclass Games

McNeil is a recent Virginia Tech commit and is 6-2 with a lanky frame that has a lot of projection left to it. He hits from the right side from a slightly open balanced athletic stance. Short stride on line, smooth load back, rhythm to his swing, explosive hips rotate completely while he maintains balance. Short to ball with some bat speed, extension through the baseball and some whip to his bat, good barrel awareness, line drive swing with an uphill finish, showed good approach using whole field, exit velocity was 84. In the outfield, gets behind ball and plays through it to exchange, fields with above average hands. Clean exchange throws from a three-quarters arm slot with a loose quick arm and some carry on his ball, outfield velocity was 87. Has speed, ran a 4.21 home to first. On the mound throws from a high three-quarters arm slot with a short, lightning quick arm action and normal effort. Shoulders close off and he lands slightly closed with an athletic finish. Fastball was 79-82, touching 84, with downward plane and some late run to it. Curveball was 69-71 with good armspeed and hard 10/4 break.

2/17/18

Pre-season All-State

McNeil is 6-2 and has a lanky frame with a lot of projection left, he hits from the right side from an open, upright balanced stance. Short stride on line, smooth load back, good rhythm to setup. Explosive lower half and good balance to swing. Short and quick to ball, works slightly uphill with extension through contact, some whip to has bat, keeps hands in. Line drive hitter with some doubles pop, plenty of potential to add more, exit velocity was 83. In the outfield, gets body behind ball and fields with average hands. Throws from three-quarters arm slot with a short loose arm that is quick, outfield velocity was 87. Has quickness, ran 4.00 home to first. On the mound, throws from a higher three-quarters arm slot with a short, free arm action that is quick. Normal effort to his delivery, shoulders uphill and closed, lands on line with an athletic finish. Fastball was 80-82 with downward plane and a bit of late run. Change-up is straight at 72-75 with good armspeed. Curveball was 66-70 with hard late 11/5 break and good armspeed, swing and miss pitch already.

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