01/15/2021 - 2021 Baseball Factory Rookie Pre-Season All-America Tournament
Cowan is a tall RHP/3B prospect who showcased his skills during the Rookie Pre-Season All-America Tournament. On the mound, Cowan gathers over the rubber and separates his hands on time. He works with a clean arm and extends through his release, staying inline toward the plate. Cowan shows a three pitch mix with his fastball topping out at 79mph with sinking action. Breaking ball sits from 58-64mph with 11-5 break. Changeup sits at 70mph with sinking action. In the field, Cowan shows active footwork and is agile moving to the ball. He gets into an athletic position and fields the ball out in front with soft hands. His exchange is clean and he gets rid of the ball quickly, making accurate throws with carry through his target. Overall, Cowan is a solid prospect who has the time and potential to further build upon his skills on the field.
07/23/2020 - Baseball Factory National World Series at Pirate City - Session 2 (Ages 12-14)
Cowan is a coachable 3B/RHP prospect who worked hard on his skills during the National World Series at Pirate City. In the field, Cowan takes a good first step and shows smooth footwork. He gets into an athletic position and fields the ball out in front of his body. He makes a clean exchange and throws with a loose arm, keeping his throws accurate with carry through his target. Following his throws can help Cowan improve defensively. At the plate, this RHH sets up in an open stance and takes a centered stride. He is fluid getting into his load and hits against a strong front side. He gets good extension through the ball and rotates his core well, leading to solid contact to his pull side. Cowan can improve as a hitter by working on his contact points. On the mound, Cowan gathers over the rubber and separates his hands on time. He works downhill and finishes with a controlled landing. Cowan shows a two pitch mix with his fastball topping out at 73mph. Breaking ball sits from 56-58mph with 11-5 break. Striding square toward the plate can help Cowan improve as a pitcher. With four more years to develop, Cowan has the time and potential to further progress his skills on the field.
03/01/2020 - Interactive Video Program - Wilson, NC
Cowan is a tall/projectable and talented 2-way player (RHP/3B) who can make things happen on the diamond. At 3B, he shows active footwork and moves around the GB into a square fielding position. Hands are presented as he fields the GB out front and funnels smoothly. Transfer is clean with accuracy on his throws. As a hitter, he displays a slightly open/tall setup with centered balance and smooth rhythm to load. He swings on a level path, hits the ball where it's pitched and sprays it to all parts of the field. Continuing to work on the following will aid in his overall development on the diamond.
1. Lateral actions
2. Play through the ball
3. Arm strength (long toss)
1. Soften stride foot landing
2. Increase bat speed
3. Lower 1/2 drive