12/04/2016 - College PREP - McCook (Chicago), IL Ethan is a long, athletic SS who has a promising future on the diamond. Foot speed is well above average as indicated by his 60 time of 7.19. In the MIF, defensive abilities are well above average as he displays smooth / fluid actions. He works around balls and plays through with his body in a low approach. Glove action is soft / sure and presents well out front. Range is a plus as he moves well laterally to both sides. He shows off his athletic abilities on his feeds / turn of the double play. Throws display accuracy and on line carry across the diamond. At the plate he continues to shine through a squared / athletic setup. Hands are quick (85 mph exit velocity) and work through an aggressive swing path. He works inside the ball and shows a feel for the barrel as he utilizes all fields through a line drive approach. Power will increase as he works to utilize his lower half more efficiently. With 3 years to further develop, Ethan has a lot of potential and will catch the eyes of the collegiate coaches with his baseball abilities.