07/05/2019 - California Select Training & Competition - Session 1 (Ages 12-14)
Jackson is a young 2-way player that plays SS/RHP. At SS Jackson has effective footwork with plus range to the glove side. He fields the ball square and on time with soft hands. His exchanges are clean and creates momentum to his target with accurate throws. Working on his footspeed will help improve his range. At the plate his set up is square and starts with high hands. His stride is square and on time with a short swing. He shows plus barrel control, rotating his core to hit line drives. Jackson continues to work hard and make progress.
04/14/2019 - Interactive Video Program - Costa Mesa (Los Angeles), CA
Jackson is an athletic, 2-way player who pitches and plays SS. On the mound, Jackson has good balance, a clean arm circle, and he separates on time. He has a simple delivery, good glove side lead, and a controlled landing toward home plate. In the INF, Jackson has efficient footwork, a presentable glove, and he moves well laterally. He fields low, his exchange is clean, and he delivers the ball with a short arm action to his target. Offensively, Jackson has an open/athletic set-up, good balance, and a short/direct swing path. He keeps a still head, he can hit to all fields, and he makes consistent contact. Overall skills can further improve with work on the following.
2. Arm strength
1. Bat speed
2. Lower body