10/04/2020 - Official College Recruiting Membership - Parker (Denver), CO
Walter continues to show improvements in his baseball abilities and has the makings of a special type player. Foot speed has improved as he ran his best 60 time to date, now a 7.25 runner. At the plate, power potential is now outstanding through an open setup. Hands are quick (89 mph exit velocity) and work through a level swing path. He stays inside the ball, utilizing all fields through a line drive approach with gap-to-gap pop. At SS, defensive abilities are outstanding as he displays smooth / athletic actions. Feet are active as he works around balls and plays through with his body. Glove action is clean and presents well out front. Range is a plus as he moves well laterally and covers a lot of ground. On the mound, arm strength has improved as he threw his top velocity to date at 78 mph. Fastball shows good sink. Breaking ball displays 11/5 shape with gradual break. Control is outstanding as he attacks hitters and throws strikes with all his pitches. Stock on the mound will continue to rise as he builds more arm strength through a long toss program.
09/04/2020 - HS All-Region Tournament
Walter continues to shine on the diamond. At the plate, he shows a tall, open setup. Hands are quick (81 mph exit velocity) and work through a level swing path. He stays inside the ball, utilizing all fields through a line drive approach. At SS, he displays smooth / athletic actions. Feet are active as he works around balls and plays through with his body. Glove action is clean and presents well out front. Range will increase as he improves foot quickness. On the mound, arm strength has improved as he threw his top velocity to date at 75 mph. Breaking ball displays 11/5 shape with tight spin. Stock on the mound will continue to rise as he builds more arm strength through a long toss program.
02/23/2020 - College PREP - Parker (Denver), CO
Walter is an athletic SS/RHP prospect who continues to showcase his skills on the field. At SS, Walter shows efficient footwork and centers the ball in the middle of his body. He gets into a square position and fields the ball out in front. He makes a clean exchange and keeps his throws consistently on-line to his target. Consistently following his throws and double play flips can help Walter improve defensively. At the plate, this RHH sets up in a square stance and takes a square stride. He is smooth getting into his load and drives through well with his lower half. He takes a level swing with good extension through the ball, leading to consistent line drives. Walter can improve as a hitter by continuing to develop bat speed. On the mound, Walter gathers over the rubber and separates his hands on time. He works inline towards the plate and extends through his release, finishing square to his target. Walter shows a three pitch mix with his fastball topping out at 71mph. Curveball sits from 60-62mph with 11-5 break. Slider sits from 65-66mph with 10-4 break. Smoothening his arm action can help Walter improve as a pitcher. Overall, Walter is a solid prospect who has the potential to further develop his skills on the field.
08/04/2019 - College PREP - Gillette, WY
Walter is an athletic 2021 that plays SS. In the field, Walter shows good range to field the ball especially to the backhand and fields with firm hands playing through. His exchanges are clean and makes consistent throws around the infield with the ability to throw from multiple slots. At the plate he starts in an open stance as he begins his load and stride and fires his hips. He shows good extension through contact with an up the middle approach but can hit to all fields. Walter is young and continuing to grow with projectable upside.