11/19/2017 - Interactive Video Program - Marlborough (Boston), MA Declan is a (L/L) 1B/OF. Defensively at 1B, he hustles hard from right to left and tries to work into a square fielding position on GB's. He makes all of the routine plays and makes strong throws to his target. In the OF, he takes active routes/angles and attacks the ball. He shows athletic actions and plays through the ball towards his target. With the stick, Declan uses an aggressive approach. He swings on-plane through the zone and drives pitches on a line with hard contact. Overall abilities in his game will improve with work on the following.
Infield 1. Quick footwork 2. Work low 3. Develop soft hands Outfield 1. Work behind the fly ball 2. Clean exchange to throw 3. Arm strength (long toss) Offense 1. Develop a load 2. Lower 1/2 drive 3. Finish swing