11/06/2016 - College PREP - Vinton (Roanoke), VA Emmanuel is a stocky, strong OF who has a promising future on the diamond. Foot speed is outstanding as indicated by his 60 time of 6.94. In the OF, defensive abilities are tremendous as he displays smooth / athletic actions. He takes proper routes / angles in tracking down balls. Range is a plus as he reads balls well off the bat and covers ground. Feet are aggressive as he works to get behind balls plays and through with momentum to his target. Hands / feet work well together as he gets rid of the baseball quickly with life, accuracy, and on line carry to his throws, displaying outstanding arm strength. At the plate he displays outstanding hitting / power potential through an athletic setup. Hands are quick (82 mph exit velocity) and work through an aggressive approach. Swing path is level and he creates extension through his swing. He has strength in his swing and works inside the ball with HR pop to the pull side. Barrel accuracy is a plus with the baseball exploding off the bat when centered. With 3 years to further develop, Emmanuel has the makings of a special type player and will catch the eyes of the collegiate coaches with his baseball abilities as he continues to progress his game.