Academic All-American Tournament (MS) Axel is a SS/RHP who will graduate in 2025. Axel starts with an athletic ready position and active/efficient footwork. He creates good fielding angles as he fields out front from an low fielding position. Accurate throws to first base from a high 3/4 slot, with a loose arm, and ab arm velocity of 73mph. On the mound, Axel is a right-handed pitcher who pitches exclusively from the stretch. Has good deception to his delivery. Works both sides of the plate with his FB that was up to 62mph. Mixed a developing changeup during his 1 inning of work. At the plate, he hits from an upright and open stance. He activates his hands as he gets knob to catcher. Gets on-plane early who gets good extension through the zone. Strength at contact as he drives balls to all fields with bat exit velocity of 73mph. In live game action, Axel had an on-base percentage above .600. With continued growth and development, we foresee him having opportunities to play at the high school level and beyond.