11/13/2022 - Official College Recruiting Membership - New Orleans, LA Layne is a class of 2024 OF prospect. He features an athletic frame with room to grow as he matures. Ran his 60-yard dash in 6.89 seconds. In the outfield, Layne starts in a good athletic position helping him cover ground. He does a good job creating angles to the baseball. Shows a good ability to get reads off the bat and takes good 1st steps to the baseball as he fields from a low fielding position. Makes accurate throws into the infield, with a quick release, and an arm velocity up to 76mph. Could benefit greatly from a structured throwing program to increase arm velocity. At the plate, he starts in an athletic and even stance. Does a good job creating a consistent launch by having a smooth stride combined with a good load. Shows an advanced approach with a middle of the field focus. Made consistent contact to all parts of the field with help from his barrel staying on plane for an extended period of time. Layne is a talented young prospect with multiple years left to continue his growth and development.