01/13/2012 - 2012 Under Armour Pre-Season All-America Tournament
Dalton showed well defensively and showed abilities at the plate during the Pre-Season. He has fluid / athletic actions at SS, his hands are soft, and he surrounds the ball well. He has good range to the glove side, he works the double play well, and his exchange is clean. Dalton has a short / quick arm action with accuracy across the diamond. Offensively, Dalton has good balance, bat speed, and his swing is short. He can spray to all fields, and he uses some lower 1/2.
11/07/2010 - College PREP - Shreveport, LA
Dalton is a young, athletic, SS who will graduate in 2013. Defensively, Dalton has firm hands, fluid / active feet, and he moves well laterally. He has good, natural instincts, he fields the ball out in front of his body, and he makes plays on balls hit his way. Dalton has a loose arm action and throws accurately with average carry to his target. If Dalton can add physical strength and arm strength, defensive grades can further improve. Offensively, Dalton has a square set-up, short stride, and good balance. He tracks the ball well, has a compact swing, and he makes consistent contact. Dalton has a fluid swing and has a line drive approach. Dalton will need to add physical strength in order to improve hitting and power grades.