10/01/2017 - College PREP - Austin, TX Hayden is a well-rounded C/2B prospect who has a versatile skill set. Behind the plate, Hayden has an effective setup and moves with quick actions. He presents a low target and receives the ball well. Hayden has a clean exchange leading into a loose arm action throwing from a high 3/4 arm slot. His throws are accurate with good strength down to 2B. Hayden does a nice job blocking and is quick to recover. Offensively, Hayden has a square setup with his weight on his heels. He has fast bat speed with a direct swing path producing square contact. Hayden is a line drive type hitter who shows some power. At 2B, Hayden plays with effective footwork and covers good ground taking the correct angles. He presents his glove and fields the ball in a square position. He is smooth with his double play feed. Hayden throws with a short arm action from a high 3/4 arm slot. He plays with good momentum through the baseball showing strong, accurate throws across the diamond. Overall, Hayden plays the game athletically with skill on both sides of the ball giving him a bright future on the diamond.