06/25/2012 - College PREP - Amelia (Cincinnati), OH Jarrod is a lanky SS that will graduate in 2014. Foot speed is solid as indicated by his 7.37 60 time. Feet are active and he attacks ground balls through a low approach and presents hands out front. For defensive grades to continue to improve, he needs to play through balls more and improve lateral movements. Throws are accurate, flashing carry as he gets rid of the ball quickly. At the plate, Ball shows a balanced setup with rhythm. Swing path is level and he works to keep hands inside the ball utilizing all fields. Power numbers will continue to improve as he learns to use his lower half more through the swing. Jarrod has abilities with a lot of room to improve.