01/18/2019 - 2019 Baseball Factory All-America Pre-Season Rookie Tournament
Langston is an athletic SS prospect who showcased his skills at the All-America Pre-Season Rookie Tournament. In the field, Langston takes a good first step and displays active footwork. He gets into a low position and fields the ball out in front of his body. He makes a quick exchange and gains momentum well on his throws, keeping them accurate with good carry through his target. At the plate, this switch hitter shows a solid swing from both sides. He sets up in an athletic stance and gets into a simple load. He works to barrel up the baseball and drives to his pull side. With three more years to develop, Langston has the time and potential to further progress his skills on the field.
12/20/2018 - Baseball Factory Christmas Camp & Tournament at Pirate City - Session 1 (Ages 14-18)
Langston continues to show improvements in his baseball abilities and has a promising future on the diamond. Foot speed has improved as he ran his best 60 time to date, now a superior runner at 6.88. In the MIF, he displays clean / smooth actions. Feet are active as he displays proper footwork as he works to square ground balls up. Glove action is sure and presents well out front. He shows off his athletic abilities on his feeds / turns of the double play. Range is a plus as he moves well laterally and covers a lot of ground. Throws are accurate with zip across the diamond but he will benefit by building more arm strength through a long toss program. At the plate, he continues to shine as a switch hitter with similar abilities from both sides. Hands are quick and work through a level swing path. He stays inside the ball, utilizing all fields through a line drive approach. Barrel accuracy is a plus with the baseball jumping off the bat when centered. At the event, he was 2 for 6 with a 3B. Mental makeup is a plus as he has a positive attitude, works hard, and is very coachable. With 4 years to further develop, Langston has the makings of a special type player and will get looks from the collegiate coaches with his baseball abilities.
11/11/2018 - College PREP - North Charleston, SC
Langston is an athletic SS/OF who has a tremendous future on the diamond. Foot speed is outstanding as indicated by his 60 time of 6.97. At the plate he is a switch hitter, displaying well above average hitting / power potential from both sides. Hands are quick and work through an aggressive swing path. He takes a hack and has strength in his swing. He shows a feel for the barrel and drives balls to all fields. In the MIF, defensive abilities are well above average as he displays smooth / fluid actions. Feet are aggressive in attacking balls and playing through with momentum to his target. Glove action is soft / sure and presents well out front. Throws are accurate with zip (80 mph velocity) across the diamond. In the OF, he utilizes his quick feet well in his lateral movement as he displays range. He works to get behind balls, playing through with momentum to his target. With 4 years to further develop, Langston has the makings of a special type player and will get looks from the college coaches with his baseball abilities.