08/25/2019 - Accelerated College PREP - Lebanon (Nashville), TN Royal is an athletic RHP/OF prospect who will graduate in 2021. On the mound, Royal gathers over the rubber and separates his hands on time. He works with a loose arm and stays inline towards the plate, finishing square to his target. Royal shows a three pitch mix with his fastball topping out at 74mph. Breaking ball sits from 53-54mph with 10-4 break. Changeup sits from 60-61mph. Extending through his release more can help Royal improve as a pitcher. In the field, Royal shows active footwork and is agile moving to the ball. He gets into an athletic position and fields the ball out in front of his body. He makes a clean exchange and gains momentum well on his throws, keeping them consistently on-line to his target. Royal can improve defensively by working through the ball more. At the plate, this RHH sets up in a square stance and takes a short stride. He is fluid getting into his load and takes a direct swing. He produces fast bat speed through the zone, leading to loud contact and line drives. Driving his lower half more can help Royal improve as a hitter. Overall, Royal is a solid prospect who has the potential to contribute at the next level.