07/29/2013 - College PREP - Gaffney, SC Will is an athletic RHP/1B that will graduate in 2016 and has abilities at both positions. Foot speed is solid as indicated by his 7.37 60 time. At 1B, defensive grade is well above average. Feet are active as he displays proper footwork around the bag and is a quality receiver. He moves well laterally, showing range to his backhand side. Hands are soft / clean / sure and he consistently showed the ability to pick balls out of the dirt, saving throws. Arm strength is solid with throws showing accuracy as he gets rid of the baseball quickly but will benefit by building more arm strength through a long toss program. At the plate, Varnadore shows a balanced setup with rhythm. Hands are quick, flashing bat speed through a level swing path. He makes consistent contact, mainly to the pull side with baseball jumping off the bat when centered. For hitting grade to continue to improve, he needs to work to keep hands inside the ball to utilize all fields. On the mound, fastball shows a range of 76-79 mph with arm side run. Breaking ball is a quality pitch that will get outs at the next level, displaying 11/5 shape with gradual break. He maintains arm speed on his changeup, showing a feel for with arm side run. Command / control are a plus as he throws strikes with all his pitches. Stock on the mound will continue to rise as more arm strength is gained. With 3 years to further develop, Will has a lot of potential and will catch the eyes of the collegiate coaches with his baseball skills.