01/14/2022 - 2022 Baseball Factory Pre-Season Prospects Tournament (HS)
Landon is a 2024 2B prospect who showcased his skills during Baseball Factory Pre-Season Prospects Tournament. In the field, he works to center the baseball and showed ability to make routine plays. Tries to create momentum towards target and arm fits position. Throws from a 3/4 arm slot to first base with an arm velocity up to 74mph. At the plate, he starts in a tall and open stance. Has a solid base and is centered at contact. He takes an aggressive swing and gets good extension through the baseball. A short bat path enables him to square up baseballs into both gaps with a bat exit velocity up to 78mph. In live game action, Landon reached base 3 times and showed good plate discipline. Landon is a solid prospect who has the potential to further build upon his skills on the field.
04/25/2021 - National Evaluation and Tryout - Germantown (Memphis), TN
Landon continues to show as prospect on the diamond with improvements in his baseball abilities. At the plate, hitting / power potential has improved through a squared setup. Hands are quick 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 and he shows a feel for the barrel. At 2B, defensive abilities have improved as he displays clean / smooth actions. Feet are active as he displays proper footwork as he works to square ground balls and plays through with his body. Glove action is clean and presents well out front. He moves well laterally with range improving as he continues to improve foot quickness. Throws are accurate but will benefit by building more arm strength through a long toss program.
01/15/2021 - Baseball Factory's Spring Training at Pirate City (HS)
Landon continues to show improvements in his baseball abilities. Foot speed has improved as he ran his best 60 time to date. At 2B, he displays clean / smooth actions. Feet are active as he displays proper footwork as he works to square ground balls and plays through with his body. Glove action is clean but needs to present more out front. Throws are accurate but will benefit by building more arm strength through a long toss program. At the plate, hitting abilities have improved through an open setup. Hands are loose and work through a level swing path. He stays inside the ball, utilizing all fields through a line drive approach. Power will increase as he utilizes his lower half more efficiently. Mental makeup is a plus as he has a positive attitude, works hard, and is very coachable.
11/15/2020 - Official College Recruiting Membership - Germantown (Memphis), TN
Landon is a C prospect who will graduate in 2024. Behind the plate, Landon shows active footwork when blocking and keeps the ball in front of him. He tracks the ball into his glove well and makes accurate, on-line throws to the 2B bag. Sitting in a more square stance can help Landon improve his overall catching ability. At the plate, this RHH sets up in a square stance and takes his stride on time. He shows smooth rhythm and gets good extension through the ball, using the entire field well. Landon can produce more pop off the barrel by driving his lower half more. With four more years to develop, Landon has the time and potential to further build upon his skills on the field.