07/27/2022 - Southwest Championships 17U, powered by Baseball Factory's Team One Jaren continues to show improvements in his baseball abilities at the SOUTHWEST 17U TOURNAMENT. Foot speed has improved as he ran his best 60 time to date. Behind the plate he shows a squared setup and tracks the ball well with soft glove. He utilizes his body well through the blocking process, centering balls out front. Pop times have improved as he threw his lowest time to date at 1.97 with accuracy / carry (89 mph velocity) on his throws. At the plate, he continues to shine through an athletic setup. He has fluid rhythm while getting good hand separation. Hands are quick (85 mph exit velocity) and work through a level swing path. He stays inside the ball, utilizing all fields through a line drive approach. Lower half works well through the swing with an aggressive hip turn. Mental makeup is a plus as he is very coachable and has great knowledge of the game. He works hard on the field with a lot of energy.