06/24/2017 - Omaha National World Series - Session 2 (Ages 14-18) Elijah is a C/RHP who has a promising future on the diamond. Currently, he projects best behind the plate for the next level. Behind the dish, feet are active as he works in line through a clean transfer / exchange as he gets rid of the baseball quickly. Pop times show a range of 2.25-2.53 with accuracy on his throws. Times will continue to drop as he builds more arm strength through a long toss program. He sticks balls well in the zone through the receiving process. He utilizes his body well through the blocking process but needs to work to get down sooner. At the plate, he shows a squared setup and an aggressive approach. Hands are quick and work through swing path. He stays inside the ball, utilizing all fields through a line drive approach. Power numbers will continue to improve as he learns to use his lower half more. On the mound, fastball showed a range of 68-71 mph. Breaking ball displays 10/4 shape with gradual break. Stock on the mound will continue to rise as more arm strength is gained and develops better off speed stuff. Mental makeup is a plus as he has a great personality, is very coachable and works hard to be the best player he can be. With 2 years to further develop, Elijah has potential with time and room to progress his game.