10/01/2017 - College PREP - Austin, TX Avery is a talented C/SS prospect who has a versatile skill set. Offensively, Avery has a tall, open stance. He effectively uses his lower half throughout his swing. Avery shows fast bat speed with a good swing plane producing hard contact. He is a line drive type hitter who has the ability to drive the ball to each gap with power. Behind the plate, Avery has an effective setup and plays the position athletically. He presents a good, low target and receives the ball well. Avery does a nice job blocking the baseball moving well in each direction laterally. He throws from a high 3/4 arm slot with a short arm action. Avery has good momentum through his release showing strong, accurate throws down to 2B. At SS, Avery plays with active footwork and takes effective angles to cover good ground. He fields the ball in a square position with soft hands. Avery shows a solid backhand with the proper footwork. He throws from a 3/4 arm slot showing consistently strong throws across the diamond. Overall, Avery has an effective approach with a talented skill set giving him a bright future on the diamond.