08/18/2019 - College PREP - St. Augustine, FL Rhyder is a solid, athletic catcher who has a promising future on the diamond. Offensively, he shows as a switch hitter with similar abilities from both sides. He has athletic/smooth actions with fluid rhythm to load. He stays inside the ball, utilizing all fields through a solid line drive approach from both sides of the plate. With flexion and good sway he pockets pitches with a soft/sure mitt. He shows off his athletic abilities through the blocking process as he is a wall behind the plate. Pop times showed in the 2.20 range with accuracy / on his throws. Times will continue to drop as he builds more arm strength through a long toss program. With 4 years to further develop, Rhyder has potential with time and room to continue to progress his game.