11/26/2017 - Interactive Video Program - Shreveport, LA Gavin is a C/3B who will graduate in 2023. Defensively behind the plate, he works hard and tries to catch around the ball. He gets under low pitches and makes aggressive throws down to 2B. At 3B, he takes active routes and works into a square fielding position on GB's. He tries to work around and tracks the ball well into his glove. With the bat, Gavin is a contact-type hitter. He takes hard cuts through the zone and looks to drive pitches back up through the middle of the field. Overall abilities in his game will improve with work on the following.
Catching 1. Quick footwork 2. Low setup 3. Develop soft hands Infield 1. Lateral range 2. Develop soft hands 3. Arm strength (long toss) Offense 1. Develop a load 2. Develop rhythm 3. Lower 1/2 drive