2014 Southeast Underclass Showcase

2016 Top Prospects

Taylor Wilkes - RHP - 2016 - Jefferson, GA
Impressive arm speed, fastball up to 89 mph with heavy sink to both sides of the plate. Paired it well with a sharp breaking 81 mph slider. Big strong frame and checks all the boxes.

Luke Berryhill - C - 2016 - Canton, GA
All around standout performer. Homered both in game action and in impressive round of batting practice. Arm strength stood out behind the plate, in the outfield and on the mound. Big strong build but a good athlete for his size as well, impressive young player.

Charles Crosby - OF - 2016 - Albany, GA
Well rounded prospect with a big all around showing. Offensive performance highlighted by a shot that left the bat at 97 mph in game swing. Fastball up to 86 mph on the mound and ran a 6.87 60 yard dash.

Christian Shinn - OF - 2016 - Wellington, FL
Standout offensive performance, both in batting practice where he showed easy power, and in games where he performed at a high level offensively.

Tucker Pate - C - 2016 - Knoxville, TN
Impressive two way ability. Showed power with the bat and arm strength both behind the plate and on the mound, where he ran his fastball up to 89 mph.

Denzel Coley - OF - 2016 - Winder, GA
Projectable all around athlete with upside both ways. Power potential at the plate and a fastball up to 86 mph on the mound.

Logan Carey - OF - 2016 - Jackson, TN
Impressive hitting tools, swung it well in live at bats and has the potential to hit for both average and power.

Richard Gregory - LHP - 2016 - Gaffney, SC
Big athletic young prospect who showed good two-way ability. Swung the bat well in games and showed raw power in batting practice. Ran fastball up to 85 on the mound as well and has shown significant across the board development.

Daniel Wright - LHP - 2016 - Owens Cross Roads, AL
Tall projectable left hander with a low 80s fastball that reached 83 mph and is likely to continue developing.

Riley King - 3B - 2016 - Lawrenceville, GA
Impressive two way ability and the arm stood out both on the mound and in the infield. Threw 87 mph across the diamond in the defensive workout and showed good bat speed with a line drive swing.

Parker McCoy - SS - 2016 - Marietta, GA
Stood out defensively for infield actions and athleticism, ran a 6.76 60 yard dash and showed good bat speed at the plate with the potential to develop some power.

Nick DiPonzio - OF - 2016 - Macon, GA
Loose swing with good bat speed that projects for further development and hit well in games. Good athlete, ran a 6.61 60 yard dash.

Chris Thompson - OF - 2016 - Simpsonville, SC
Plus runner whose speed centered game impressed, ran a 6.61 60 yard dash and that speed showed up in games with a 4.08 home to first time. Solid offensive tools to project upon as a switch hitter as well.

James Noblin - 1B - 2016 - Ocean Springs, MS
Showed off his power both in batting practice and with a home run off of live pitching in game action in addition to solid athleticism.

John Mullis - RHP - 2016 - Cornelia, GA
Showed significant improvement and has now run his fastball up to 85 mph while firing four shutout innings.

Christian (Taylor) Goodwin - C - 2016 - Warrior, AL
Standout arm strength from the outfield (90 mph in defensive workout) and impressive speed and instincts on the bases, had three steals in one game and also ran a 6.78 60 yard dash.

Grayson Harbin - RHP - 2016 - Kennesaw, GA
Not only did he impress on the mound as one of the better pitching prospect and topped out at 86 mph, but he also showed impressive hitting tools to project upon as well.

Owen Griffith - RHP - 2016 - Aiken, SC
Defense stood out behind the plate, strong arm and posted a 1.90 pop time in thecatcher workout. Had a big game at the plate as well, going 3-for-3 with three doubles.

Pete Derkay - C - 2016 - Acworth, GA
Switch hitting catcher who showed well defensively with a strong arm. Good power from the left side and a solid hitter from the right side as well.

Trevor Lloyd - RHP - 2016 - Knoxville, TN
Young pitcher who has shown tremendous development and arm works well, topped out at 83 mph and projects for continued development going forward.

Landon Cooper - SS - 2016 - Leesburg, GA
Quality defensive infielder with a projectable arm and ran a 6.71 60 yard dash.

JT Duncan - OF - 2016 - Panama City, FL
Advanced hit tool and solid athleticism and arm strength to go with it to form a good prospect profile on a young player with potential for further development.

Matthew Allred - OF - 2016 - Panama City Beach, FL
Well rounded tools, solid arm, solid runner, solid hitter and showed potential on the mound as well.

Joe Gruszka - C - 2016 - Fayetteville, GA
Swung the bat well in games and showed a well controlled gap to gap approach in batting practice. Paired offensive ability with good catch and throw ability with solid arm strength behind the plate.

Jack Layrisson - 3B - 2016 - Ponte Vedra, FL
Standout offensive tools with good power potential, drives the ball with authority to the pullside already and projects for significant strength gains.

Brady Smith - 3B - 2016 - Anderson, SC
Primary position player who turned heads with a mid 80s fastball topping out at 86 on the mound.

Hunter Bennett - OF - 2016 - Clanton, AL
Swung the bat well in games with a mult-hit effort and homered in batting practice. Ran a 6.78 60 yard dash.

Zachary Skeen - OF - 2016 - Locust Grove, GA
Quality athlete who ran a 6.68 60 yard dash and threw 81 mph from the outfield in the defensive workout.

Tyrik Jones - OF - 2016 - Lithonia, GA
Plus athlete, ran an impressive 6.62 60 yard dash and showed projectable tools at the plate.

Zach Richardson - RHP - 2016 - Mooresville, NC
Young pitcher who advanced stuff and a quick arm that projects well, sat 82-84 with the fastball and showed potential with a low 70s curveball as well.

Alex Alvord - C - 2016 - Douglasville, GA
Homered off of live pitching and showed well in batting practice as well. Also ran fastball up to 83 mph.

Hunter Baiden - OF - 2016 - Myrtle Beach, SC
Standout arm strength, threw 89 mph from the outfield in the defensive workout after running a sub 7.0 60 yard dash. Showed some pop with the bat as well.

Kip Brandenburg - SS - 2016 - Greensboro, NC
Showed solid power with the bat and hit for average in live game action.

James Simmons - OF - 2016 - Kennesaw, GA
Highly projectable young player, sound swing with good mechanics and a loose stroke. As he matures physically his tools have a chance to develop significantly and he's already showing some present skills.

Noah Barron - OF - 2016 - Hoover, AL
Projectable power with a buggywhip swing, solid arm strength (87 mph from OF) and athleticism (6.90 60 yard dash).

Anthony Bernardez - RHP - 2016 - Prosper, TX

Treyvon Bridges - OF - 2016 - Southaven, MS

Kevin Bryant Il - 1B - 2016 - Dora, AL

CJ Bush - 1B - 2016 - Nicholasville, KY

Jacob Carlsen - 1B - 2016 - Lawrenceville, GA

Brent Culberson - RHP - 2016 - Ocean Springs, MS

Steven Curry - SS - 2016 - Alpharetta, GA

Colin Dore - 1B - 2016 - Marietta, GA

Cameron Jensen - OF - 2016 - Simpsonville, SC

Connor Prado - RHP - 2016 - Roanoke, TX

Brandon Puckett - OF - 2016 - Roswell, GA

Quinn Smith - C - 2016 - Rocky Face, GA

Malcolm Van Buren - RHP - 2016 - Goose Creek, SC

Hector Vazquez - C - 2016 - Miami, FL

Luke Yelverton - RHP - 2016 - Demopolis, AL

Payton Young - OF - 2016 - Centre, AL

2017 Top Prospects

Mervyl "MJ" Melendez - C - 2017 - Montgomery, AL
Fast twitch actions all around with projectable strength. Impressive catch and throw ability, power potential and popped at 1.84 pop time the catcher workout. All the tools to be a top 100 prospect in the nation in his class.

Gabriel Holt - SS - 2017 - Bonaire, GA
Not only did he run an event best 6.60 60 yard dash, but he showed impressive offensive ability picking up a multi-hit game on each of the two days and has the raw tools to back up that performance.

Nolan Wilson - C - 2017 - Atlanta, GA
Impressive power bat with a chance to develop into elite level ability to drive the baseball and a hit tool that could allow it to translate well into games. Also pitched and topped out at 82 mph.

Drew Waters - OF - 2017 - Woodstock, GA
Big offensive outburst against live pitching from the switch hitter, fell a home run shy of the cycle in a 3-for-3 game. Threw 88 mph form the outfield in the defensive workout.

Logan Miracle - RHP - 2017 - Southside, AL
Fastball in the 81-85 mph range and paired it with a couple of promising offspeed offerings in a 74 mph slider and a 72 mph changeup.

Jack Stamler - LHP - 2017 - Greenville, SC
Young left hander who has shown steady development and ran has fastball up to 83 mph in this outing. Chance to develop into a high level prospect if development trajectory continues at current pace.

Jordan Anderson - OF - 2017 - Madison, AL
Good all around tools to project upon. Quick bat and emerging power, swung it well in live games. Good athlete, ran a 6.80 60 yard dash and threw 85 mph from the outfield.

Jenard Morris - RHP - 2017 - Ellenwood, GA
Showed power both in batting practice and with a long triple in game action. Ran a sub 7.0 60 yard dash in addition to the productive showing with the bat.

Luke Coker - SS - 2017 - Tuscaloosa, AL
Projectable hitting tools with power potential, crushed a deep double in game action and threw 85 mph form the outfield in the defensive workout.

Brady Greene - RHP - 2017 - Montgomery, AL
Primary pitcher who ran his fastball up to 85 mph and also showed power with the bat, crushing a home run during batting practice.

Danny Bullard - LHP - 2017 - Livonia, MI

Brandon Crews - OF - 2017 - Johns Creek, GA

Justin Foscue - SS - 2017 - Huntsville, AL

Johnny Mangini - C - 2017 - Huntsville, AL

Houston Mullinix - MIF - 2017 - Toccoa, GA

2018 Top Prospects

Colton Byars - C - 2018 - Gaffney, SC
Advanced combination of present hitting tools and defensive ability. Popped a 1.95 in the catcher workout and showed ability to drive the baseball at the plate.

Alec Sanchez - 2B - 2018 - Jacksonville, FL
Already showing power potential with the bat as well as running a 7.01 60 yard dash and running fastball north of 80 mph before ever setting foot on campus in high school.

Connor Pavolony - C - 2018 - Woodstock, GA
Popped a 2.00 in catcher workout with good carry on his throws and projectable tools, both defensively and with the bat.

Cade Pollard - 3B - 2018 - Fair Oaks Ranch, TX
Showed advanced strength and power for his age.

John Tighe - C - 2018 - Dalton, GA
Loose swing with projectable young hitting tools.

2019 Top Prospects

Nolan Crisp - RHP - 2019 - McDonough, GA
Turned heads with an impressive showing in the catcher workout, popping a 2.02 and then carried it over into batting practice. Looked the part of a future position player prospect before taking the mound and making a huge impression by touching 84 mph and showing good spin on his breaking ball. Incredibly advanced ability for a player who won't enter high school for another year.