06/24/2017 - Omaha National World Series - Session 2 (Ages 14-18) Derek is a hardworking and very coachable player who has a great attitude. At 3B, he displays smooth / athletic actions. He takes proper routes / angles in tracking down balls. He plays hard, shows a ton of energy, and shows plus instincts. Range will increase as he improves foot quickness. He will benefit by getting on a long toss program to aid in building more arm strength. At the plate, hands are quick (81 mph exit velocity) and work through an aggressive swing path. He works to keep hands inside the ball, utilizing all fields. Barrel accuracy is a plus with gap-to-gap pop. At the event, he was 4 for 10 with a 2B.