05/15/2022 - Official College Recruiting Membership - Highland Park (DFW), TX
Rock is a class of 2025 OF/SS. He shows off great athleticism and projects upwards as he continues to grow. In the outfield, he shows the ability to cover ground as well as create angles to the baseball. He does a good job of working downhill and through the baseball with help from his good pre-pitch actions. In the infield, he once again does a good job of keeping his feet active pre-pitch and creates good angles while working towards the baseball. Does a good job of making the routine play and taking care of the baseball on the exchange At the plate, he shows a good approach along with the ability to hit the ball to all parts of the field. Does a good job keeping a quiet head throughout his swing as well as having a simple stance and repeatable stride. Shows good feel for the strike zone and tracks pitches well. Rock is a young player with lots of time to continue his development and we hope to see him again soon.
01/14/2022 - 2022 Baseball Factory Rookie Pre-Season All-America Tournament
Rock is a 2025 SS/OF out of Frisco, TX who continues to shine with his baseball abilities. At SS, he displays fluid/smooth actions. Feet are active as he moves well laterally and utilizes his foot quickness in covering a lot of ground. Glove action is clean and presents well out front. Throws are accurate with carry (82 mph velocity) across the diamond. At the plate, he shows as a switch hitter with similar abilities from both sides. Hands are quick and works through an aggressive swing path. He stays inside the ball, utilizing all fields through a line drive approach with power showing best to the pull side. Lower half works well through the swing and he maintains balance. We look forward to seeing what the future holds for Rock as he enters his freshman baseball season.
07/19/2021 - Official College Recruiting Membership - Highland Park (DFW), TX
Rock is a SS/OF prospect who will graduate in 2025. Medium frame athletic build with strength present. Ran his 60-yard dash in 7.18 seconds. In the field, he shows quick/active feet and good 1st steps. He fields from a square fielding position with hands out front. Shows good actions to his back hand side. Consistent throws from a 3/4 arm slot, with a clean transfer, and an arm velocity of 82mph across diamond. Showed a quick exchange on his DP pivots. In the OF, he shows fluid footwork and ability to gain ground. Good 1st step reads enable him to work behind and through the baseball. On-line throws into infield with momentum towards plate. A switch-hitter, he hits from an athletic and square stance from both sides of the plate. From the right side, he has a smooth swing, with a good bat angle at contact, and hit line drives to all fields. From the left side, starts with a small hand load, and a good bat angle at launch position. Rock showed better hit tools from the right side during BP. With 4 more years of growth and development, this 2-way prospect should have opportunities to play at the next level.