09/15/2019 - College PREP - Indianapolis, IN Jacob is a tall 1B/RHP prospect who will graduate in 2022. In the field, Jacob shows efficient footwork and makes the routine plays. He throws from a high 3/4 angle and keeps his throws consistent with carry through his target. Getting into a lower fielding position can help Jacob improve defensively. At the plate, this RHH sets up in an athletic stance and takes a short stride. He is smooth getting back into his load and drives through well with his lower half. He takes a direct swing with fast bat speed, leading to loud contact and solid gap to gap pop. Jacob can improve as a hitter by consistently staying short to the ball. On the mound, Jacob gathers over the rubber and separates his hands on time. He works with a loose arm and extends through his release, finishing with his chest over his front knee. Jacob shows a three pitch mix with his fastball topping out at 70mph with tailing action. Breaking ball sits from 54-56mph with good movement. Changeup sits from 61-64mph with arm side run as he throws with deceptive arm speed. Striding inline towards the plate can help Jacob improve as a pitcher. Overall, Jacob is a solid prospect who has the potential to further progress his skills on the field.