07/17/2018 - Baseball Factory National World Series at Pirate City - Session 1 (Ages 12-14)
Alec continues to show improvements in his baseball abilities. Foot speed has improved as he ran his best 60 time to date. At SS, defensive abilities have improved as he displays clean / smooth actions. Feet are active as he displays proper footwork as he works to square ground balls up, displaying sure hands as he makes the plays. He shows off his athletic abilities on his feeds of the double play. Range will increase as he improves foot quickness. Throws are accurate but will benefit by building more arm strength through a long toss program. At the plate, hitting abilities have improved through a tall setup. Hands are quick and work through a level swing path. He makes consistent contact and shows a feel for the barrel through a line drive approach. At the event, he was 4 for 8 with a 2B. Mental makeup is a plus as he has a positive attitude, works hard, and is very coachable.
07/18/2017 - Baseball Factory National World Series at Pirate City - Session 1 (Ages 12-14)
Alec continues to show improvements in his baseball abilities and has a promising future on the diamond. Foot speed has improved as he ran his best 60 time to date. At SS, defensive abilities have improved as he displays smooth / clean actions. Feet are aggressive in attacking balls but needs to play through more with his body. Glove action is soft / clean but will benefit by presenting more out front. He shows off his athletic abilities on his feeds / turns of the double play. Throws are accurate but needs to build more arm strength through a long toss program. At the plate, hitting / power potential has improved through an athletic setup. Hands are loose and work through a level swing path. He works to keep hands inside the ball, utilizing all fields through a line drive approach. Mental makeup is a plus as he is very coachable and works hard to be the best player he can be. He is a versatile player that can play many positions.
04/30/2017 - Interactive Video Program - Charlottesville, VA
Alec is a SS/OF who will graduate in 2022. Defensively at SS, he shows active footwork as gets into a low/square fielding position. He moves quick laterally with a smooth backhand and comes up with a clean exchange to throw. In the OF, he presents his hands and fields GB's in a square position. He works through the ball and makes accurate throws to his target. With the bat, Alec displays an athletic setup. He strides short, stays balanced and creates consistent contact with each pitch. Overall abilities in his game will improve with work on the following.
1. Develop soft hands
2. Quicker exchange to throw
3. Arm strength (long toss)
1. Lateral quickness
2. Get behind the fly ball
3. Play through the ball
1. Develop a load
2. Improve bat speed/hands
3. Lower 1/2 drive