05/14/2017 - Interactive Video Program - Tampa, FL Lukas is a C/3B who will graduate in 2021. Behind the plate, he shows a square setup. He gets rid of the ball with a clean exchange and makes accurate throws down to 2B. At 3B, he hustles laterally as he tries to get into a square fielding position. He fields GB's well with his backhand and releases throws from multiple arm slots. At the dish, Lukas gets back into a good load. He rips his lower 1/2 through as he looks to drive pitches back up through the middle of the field. Overall abilities in his game will improve with work on the following.
Catching 1. Quicker footwork 2. Develop soft hands, earn strikes 3. Center pitches in the dirt Infield 1. Lateral range 2. Field out in front 3. Arm strength (long toss) Offense 1. Develop rhythm 2. Improve bat speed 3. Level out swing path