09/20/2020 - Official College Recruiting Membership - Boise, ID AJ is an athletic C/OF who has a promising future on the diamond. Behind the dish, he presents a soft/sure mitt showing great pocket awareness sticking pitches. He uses his body during the blocking process centering balls out front. Receiving/blocking skills show as quality tools that will play well at the next level. Pop times showed in the 2.02 range with accuracy on his throws. In the OF, defensive abilities are outstanding as he displays smooth/fluid actions. Feet are active as he works to get behind balls and plays with momentum to his target. Range is a plus as he moves well laterally and covers ground. Throws are accurate with carry (84 mph velocity). At the plate, he continues to shine through a squared setup. Hands are quick (80 mph exit velocity) and work through an aggressive swing path. He stays inside the ball, utilizing all fields through a line drive approach. Foot speed is well above average as indicated by his 60 time of 7.00. With 2 years to further develop, AJ has the makings of a special type player as he continues to improve and progress his game.