06/19/2019 - Baseball Factory Select Training at the College World Series (Ages 12-14)
Kuhio is a hard working OF/1B prospect who made adjustments well during his time at the Select Training at the College World Series. In the field, Kuhio takes a good first step and displays fluid footwork. He gets into an athletic position and fields the ball with soft hands. He makes a clean exchange and gains momentum well on his throws, keeping them accurate with carry through his target. At the plate, this RHH sets up in an athletic stance and takes a soft stride. He is fluid getting his hands activated and drives through well with his lower half. He takes a level swing with fast bat speed, leading to loud contact and line drives. Overall, Kuhio is a talented prospect who will be one to follow going into his freshman season.
01/21/2018 - Interactive Video Program - Kapolei (Honolulu), HI
Kuhio is a thin, 2-way player who plays OF and 1B. In the OF, Kuhio has fluid/active feet to the ball, he takes good routes, and fields athletically. He presents his glove well, has soft hands, and throws with consistency from a long/loose arm action to his target. At 1st base, Kuhio presents his glove, he keeps his eyes down, and fields in the middle of his body. He flashes a good backhand and throws with consistency to his target. At the plate, Kuhio has an athletic set-up, a proper load, and good separation. He puts the bat on the ball and hits hard to the pull side. Kuhio can improve his skills with work on the following.
1. Gain more ground
2. Catch at highest point
3. Long toss
1. Play through ball
2. Avoid stabbing
1. Level off swing
3. Let ball travel