03/26/2023 - National Showcase - Manalapan, NJ Axel is a SS prospect who will graduate in 2025. Medium frame lean build with some strength present and room to add throughout. At SS, has a good prep step, with fluid footwork, and he shows good lateral range. He works to center the baseball, with soft hands out front, and ability to pick out hops. He made accurate throws from a 3/4 arm slot with an arm velocity up to 85mph across diamond. A right-handed hitter, he hits from a crouched and square stance. Smooth timing to swing, with a flat barrel path, and he hits into a firm frontside. He gets his hands separated as he hit line drives to all fields with a bat exit velocity up to 81mph during his round of BP. With 2 years of continued growth and development, we foresee Axel making huge strides on the baseball field.