06/16/2019 - Omaha National World Series - Session 1 (Ages 14-18) John shows as a prospect on the diamond as he continues to show improvements in his baseball abilities. Foot speed has improved as he ran his best 60 time to date. Behind the plate, pop times have improved as he threw his lowest time to date at 2.20 with accuracy and zip (81 mph velocity) to his throws. Times will continue to drop as he works to get rid of the baseball quicker. Hands are soft / sure and he sticks balls in the zone. He utilizes his body well through the blocking process, centering balls well out front. At the plate, he shows outstanding power potential through a squared setup. Hands are quick (91 mph exit velocity) and work to and through a level swing path. He works to stay inside the ball, utilizing all fields with gap-to-gap pop. Power will continue to improve as he utilizes his lower half more efficiently. Mental makeup is a plus as he is a team player, coachable, and plays the game hard.