12/11/2016 - College PREP - Nyack (NYC), NY Jake is an athletic C/OF who will graduate in 2018. Behind the plate, hands / feet work well together through a quick / clean transfer exchange. Pop times show a range of 2.31-2.60 with accuracy / carry on his throws. Times will continue to drop as he builds more arm strength through a long toss program. He tracks balls well, displaying a soft glove and is quick to recover through the blocking process. Receiving / blocking skills will improve as he continues to develop or get more reps. In the OF, he reads balls well off the bat and takes proper routes / angles in tracking down balls. He communicates well and will go get the baseball with range improving as he increases foot quickness. At the plate he shows as a tall setup. Hands are loose and work through a level swing path. He works to stay inside the ball, utilizing all fields through a line drive approach. Power will increase as he works to utilize his lower half more efficiently. With 2 years to further develop, Jake has abilities with time and room to progress his game.