02/09/2020 - Interactive Video Program - Douglasville (Atlanta), GA Elijah is a SS/OF prospect who continues to develop his skills on the field. At SS, Elijah shows fluid footwork and is agile moving to the ball. He gets into an athletic position and fields the ball out in front with soft hands. He makes a clean exchange and gets rid of the ball quickly, keeping his throws accurate with carry through his target. In the OF, Elijah shows active footwork and covers ground well. He throws from a high 3/4 angle and keeps his throws accurate and on-line to his target. At the plate, this RHH sets up in a square stance and takes a short stride. He takes a level swing with fast bat speed, leading to loud contact and line drives. Overall abilities can improve with work on the following.
Infield 1. Long toss 2. Stay low when moving to throw Outfield 1. Lower fielding position 2. Field ball out in front Hitting 1. Smoother load 2. Lower half drive