04/29/2018 - Interactive Video Program - Fairfield, CA Nikko is a young, 2-way player who plays SS and RHP. Defensively, Nikko has quick feet, agile movements to the ball, and he fields in an athletic position. He presents his glove well, fields smoothly, and has a clean exchange with a quick release to his target. On the mound, Nikko attacks the zone aggressively, he gets good extension on his pitches, and rotates through toward his target. At the plate, Nikko has a square set-up, he loads well, and stands in well balanced. He has a direct barrel to the ball, makes hard contact, and can spray the ball gap to gap. Nikko can improve overall skills with work on the following.
Defense 1. Long toss 2. Loosen arm action 3. Play more through Pitching 1. Hip turn 2. More lower body 3. Off-speed Offense 1. Stride 2. Contact points 3. Finish