09/12/2020 - Fall Pro Training Experience - TX (HS)
Ethan continues to show improvements in his baseball abilities. At the plate, hitting/power potential has improved through an open setup. Hands are quick (84 mph exit velocity) and work through an aggressive swing path. He stays inside the ball, utilizing all fields with gap-to-gap pop. At 3B, defensive abilities have improved as he displays smooth actions. Feet are active as he works to square balls and plays through with his body. Glove action is clean and presents well out front. Range will increase as he continues to improve foot quickness. Throws are accurate. On the mound, arm strength has improved as he threw his top velocity to date at 80 mph. Breaking ball displays 12/6 shape with late/sharp break and shows as a quality pitch that will get outs. Ethan has a bright future ahead of himself and we look forward to seeing what it holds.
09/06/2020 - Official College Recruiting Membership - Frisco (DFW), TX
Ethan continues to show improvements in his baseball abilities. At the plate, hitting/power potential has improved through a tall open setup. Hands are quick (85 mph exit velocity) and work through a level swing path. He stays inside the ball, utilizing all fields through a line drive approach. Power will increase as he utilizes his lower half more efficiently. Foot speed has improved as he ran his best 60 time to date. On the mound, he gathers over the rubber and separates his hands on time. He works with a loose arm and extends through on his release, staying inline towards the plate. He shows a three pitch mix with his fastball topping out at 77 mph. Breaking ball displays 12/6 shape with gradual break. He maintains arm speed with arm side run.
01/17/2020 - 2020 Baseball Factory All-America Pre-Season Rookie Tournament
Ethan is a RHP/3B prospect who continues to showcase his skills on the field. On the mound, Ethan gathers over the rubber and shows fluid hand separation. He works with a clean arm and stays inline towards the plate, finishing with his chest over his front knee. Ethan shows a two pitch mix with his fastball topping out at 78mph. Breaking ball sits from 60-61mph with 11-5 break. In the field, Ethan makes the routine plays and gets rid of the ball quickly, working to keep his throws accurate to his target. At the plate, this RHH sets up in a tall stance and takes a centered stride. He gets into his load on time and takes a level swing, leading to solid contact. Overall, Ethan is a solid prospect who has the potential to further develop his skills on the field.
07/06/2018 - Cape Cod Select Training & Competition (Ages 12-14)
Ethan pitched and played 3rd base during his time at the Cape. He showed improvements at both positions as well as at the plate. On the mound, Ethan has a clean arm action, he keeps his eyes on target, and works well to his balance point. He has a controlled landing toward home plate, lands in a square position, and he increased his velocity to 71 MPH. Defensively, Ethan has efficient footwork, he moves well to the ball, and keeps it in front of his body; throwing with strength to his target. At the plate, Ethan has athletic actions, he swings in good rhythm, and stands in well balanced. He has fast bat speed, a direct barrel to the ball, and makes square/consistent contact. Ethan is very coachable and a team player who makes adjustments.
02/18/2018 - Interactive Video Program - Tyler, TX
Ethan is a young, solid, 2-way player who pitches and plays 3B. On the mound, Ethan has raw abilities showing some balance and on time separation. He has good direction toward home, keeps his eyes on target, and is around the zone with his pitches. At 3B, Ethan attacks the ball aggressively, he keeps the ball in front of his body, and has a clean arm action with consistency across the diamond. At the plate, Ethan has a square set-up, a good base, and he makes contact. He has a good bat angle, and hits it hard to the pull side. Ethan can get better with work on the following.
1. Balance point
1. Play lower
2. Lighten feet
3. Fielding position
1. Lower body
3. Swing path