01/12/2018 - 2018 Under Armour All-America Pre-Season Tournament
Carter continues to show as a prospect on the diamond. In the OF not many balls get down that are hit his way. Transfer exchange is smooth as he zips throws on a line through his target. He has the versatility to play all 3 OF spots effectively. Arm strength is outstanding (86 mph velocity) with throws displaying accuracy and on line carry. At the plate, he continues to show as a switch hitter but projects best as a RHH. He stands in with a solid/strong base and has fluid rhythm to load. Barrel delivery is short/quick with aggression as he connects with power showing best to the pull side. Hands are quick (90 mph exit velocity) and he utilizes his lower half well with baseball exploding off the bat when centered. At the event, he was 2 for 5 with a 3B.
07/26/2017 - Under Armour Southwest Championships 17U, powered by Baseball Factory's Team One
Carter continues to show improvements in his baseball abilities and has a bright future on the diamond. Foot speed has improved as he ran his best 60 time to date at 7.25. In the OF, defensive abilities are now tremendous as he displays smooth / athletic actions. He reads balls well off the bat and utilizes his athletic feet well in tracking down balls through proper routes / angles. Range is a plus as he reads balls well off the bat and covers a lot of ground. He works behind the baseball and plays through with momentum to his target and gets rid of the baseball quickly. At the plate, he continues to shine only showing as a RHH and works through an athletic setup. Hands are quick (92 mph exit velocity) and work through an aggressive swing path. He stays inside the ball, utilizing all fields with gap-to-gap pop. Mental makeup is a plus as he is very coachable and works hard to be the best he can be. He shows great leadership traits on the diamond.
04/09/2017 - College PREP - Costa Mesa (Los Angeles), CA
Carter is a lean, athletic 3B/OF who has a promising future on the diamond. Foot speed is solid as indicated by his 60 time of 7.38. In the OF, defensive abilities are well above average as he displays smooth / clean actions. He takes proper routes / angles in tracking down balls. Feet are aggressive as he works to get behind balls and plays through well with momentum to his target. Range is a plus as he moves well laterally, covering ground. Arm strength is well above average (86 mph velocity) with throws displaying life, accuracy, and on line carry through his target. At 3B, he displays quick / athletic actions. Feet are aggressive as he attacks balls but needs to play through with his body. Glove action is firm and presents well out front. At the plate, he shows as a switch hitter but projects best from the right side where he has outstanding hitting / power potential. Hands are quick (85 mph exit velocity) and work through an aggressive swing path. He has strength in his swing and shows a feel for the barrel. Lower half is explosive and he stays inside the baseball, utilizing all fields. Carter has the makings of a special type player and will get looks from the collegiate coaches with his baseball abilities.