07/29/2018 - Interactive Video Program - Norfolk, VA Josiah is an athletic SS prospect who will graduate in 2023. In the field, Josiah shows efficient footwork and covers ground well. He gets into a low position and makes the routine plays. He gains momentum well on his throws and keeps them consistent to his target. At the plate, this switch hitter shows a solid swing from both sides. He sets up in a tall stance and takes a short stride. He is smooth getting back into his load and leads well with his lower half, leading to square contact. Overall abilities can improve with work on the following.
Defense 1. Quicker first step 2. Field with hands out in front 3. Quicker exchange Hitting 1. Bat speed 2. Bat path 3. Balance