08/02/2021 - Official College Recruiting Membership - York, PA
Luke is a class of 2022 SS/OF prospect. Medium frame athletic build with strength present. Ran his 60-yard dash in 7.06 seconds. In the field, he shows ability to play fast and has athletic actions. Ability to pick out hops as he fields from an athletic/low fielding position. Eyes behind glove, with good footwork, on balls hit to his backhand and glove side. Throws from a 3/4 arm slot, with a quick/clean transfer, and an arm velocity of 83mph. In the OF, he starts with fluid feet and takes aggressive routes to ball. He showed ability to work behind baseball with active feet throughout. Good 1st step reads enable him to create good angles and fields ball out front. Accurate/on-line 1 hop throws into infield with good carry. At the plate, he hits from an athletic and square stance. Athletic setup, with intent in swing, and a middle of the field approach. Gets on-plane early and keeps the barrel in the hitting zone a long time. Squared up balls into both gaps with a bat exit velocity of 83mph during BP. With another year of development, this 2-way prospect should have opportunities to play at the next level.
12/05/2020 - Mid-Atlantic Regional Offensive Skills Weekend
Luke is a coachable SS prospect who worked hard on his skills during the Offensive Skills Weekend. At the plate, this RHH sets up in an open stance and takes a short stride. He gets into his load well and hits against a strong front side. He works through a level swing and produce solid contact. Working a smoother rhythm into his load can help Luke barrel up more baseballs. Overall, Luke is a solid prospect who has the potential to further build upon his skills on the field.
10/17/2020 - Official College Recruiting Membership - Baltimore, MD
Luke is a lean, athletic SS/OF who has a promising future on the diamond. Foot speed is well above average as indicated by his 7.03 60 time. At SS, defensive abilities are solid as displays smooth / fluid actions. Feet are aggressive as he works around and plays through balls with his body. Glove action is soft and presents well out front. In the OF, he takes proper routes / angles in tracking down balls. Hands / feet work well together as he gets rid of the baseball quickly with accuracy and carry (81 mph velocity) across the diamond. Range is a plus as he moves well and covers a lot of ground. At the plate, he continues to shine, displaying well above average hitting / power potential through a squared setup. Hands are quick (83 mph exit velocity) and work through an aggressive swing path. He stays inside the ball, utilizing all fields through a line drive approach. With 2 years to further develop, Luke has potential with time and room to improve his game.