06/18/2021 - Baseball Factory All-State Tournament (HS) Alijah continues to show improvements in his baseball abilities. On the mound, he gathers over the rubber and separates his hands on time. He works with a loose arm and extends through on his release, staying inline towards the plate. Arm strength has improved as he threw his top velocity to date at 87 mph. Fastball shows a range of 85-87 mph with arm side run. Breaking ball displays 10/4 shape with gradual break. Foot speed has improved as he ran his best 60 time to date. At 2B, feet are active but needs to attack balls more and play through with his body. Glove action is clean and presents well out front. Range will increase as he continues to improve foot quickness. At the plate, he shows a closed setup. Hands are quick and work through a level swing path. He makes consistent contact through a line drive swing path with power showing best to the pull side. Power will increase as he utilizes his lower half more efficiently.