12/09/2018 - Interactive Video Program - Morgantown, WV Cooper is an athletic C prospect who will graduate in 2026. Behind the plate, Cooper sits in a square stance and shows efficient footwork to block. He presents a low target and receives with soft hands. He makes a clean exchange and makes consistently on-line throws to 2B. At the plate, this LHH sets up in an athletic stance and takes a square stride. He is smooth getting into his load and drives through well with his lower half. He takes a level swing with fast bat speed which leads to consistent contact and line drives. Overall abilities can improve with work on the following.
Catching 1. Gain ground when blocking 2. Wider base 3. Get rid of ball quicker Hitting 1. Looser grip 2. Add strength