Ben Rortvedt
Position: C
Height / Weight: 5-10 / 190
Bats / Throws: L / R
High School:
Hometown: Verona, WI
Travel Team: Rawlings Hitters
Commitment: Arkansas
Perfect Game Profile

Rortvedt opened a lot of eyes at the Perfect Game National Showcase in mid-June. The primary catcher has solid defense chops behind the plate with good agility, quick feet and a quick release. Where he really stands out, however, is in the batter’s box as Rortvedt has a simple, compact swing from the left side that he repeats extremely well. Rortvedt also flashed some usable in-game power, smashing a home run to the power alley in right-center field at the showcase.

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