2010 WWBA South Qualifier
Trevor Story (2011, Irving High School, Irving, TX) hit a 3-run Home Run to power the Dallas Patriots to a 6-4 victory in the championship game over the Houston Banditos.
Ryan McCarthy (2011, Plano Senior, Plano, TX) came on in relief for the Patriots and got the win going 4 2/3 innings allowing 0 runs, on 2 hits, and striking out 7, while walking 1. McCarthy topped out at 87 on his fastball while sitting at 84-86 with a curveball that was 72-75 and a change-up at 74-75. McCarthy has a 3/4 arm slot, uses his body well, he has the same arm speed on his change-up as his fastball, and has good command of his pitches.
Greg Milhorn (2011, Arkansas High School, Texarkana, TX) topped out at 89mpg on his fastball today for the Patriots. Milhorn's fastball was consistently at 86-88 with a curveball that was 68-71, and a change at 78. Milhorn has good arm speed, a loose arm, 3/4 arm slot and tight spin on his curveball.
Art Vidro (2012, Orange Lutheran High School, Santa Ana, CA) went 5 1/3 innings allowing one run on four hits, while striking out three to earn the 2-1 victory for the Houston Banditos. Vidro topped out at 85mph on his fastball with a 70 curveball and a 78 change-up. Vidro has an athletic build, uses a 3/4 arm slot, and has a quick arm. He has a tight sweeping curveball that is 2-8, and he throws downhill.
Austin Dean (2012, Klein Collins High School, TX) was 2-3 in the game to lead the Banditos offensively. Dean had a run scoring double in the first and later scored, on a double steal. One of Dean's hits was registered at 95mph off the bat.
Nick Williams (2012, Galveston Ball High School, Galveston, TX) was 1-3 with a run scored, and a stolen base. His single in the first inning was registered at 100mph off the bat. Williams is a good athletic, and he continues to show why he is one of if not the top position player in the 2012 class.
Chris Rivera (2013, El Dorado High School, Placentia, CA) came on to close the game for the Banditos. Rivera topped out at 86mph during the game while sitting at 84-85 with a curveball that was 70mph. Rivera has a fast loose arm, hides the ball well, with a deceptive curveball that is 11-5.
Jordan Lee (2011, Cypress Creek High School, Houston, TX) hit a 2-run pinch hit Home Run to help lead the Houston Banditos to a 4-0 victory.
C.J. Hinojosa (2012, Kline Collins High School, Spring, TX) went 3-3 in the game with 2 doubles and an RBI. Hinojosa has good bat speed, a smooth swing, and a quick release on relays from the outfield.
Sam Moore (2011, Palos Verdes, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA) pitched a complete game allowing one run on 4 hits, while striking out 10 and walking 1. Moore's fastball topped out at 85 while sitting at 80-84 with a curveball that was 71-74. Moore has good movement on his pitches, fields his position well, and has good stamina. Moore's curveball has good tight spin, with some late break and he commands it well.
Matt Sinclair (2011, Cy-Creek High School, Spring, TX) hit a solo Home Run in the first inning to give the Houston Raiders White a lead they would never give up. Sinclair has good bat speed, gets good extension, and his Home Run was a line drive over the fence.
John Curtiss (2011, Carroll High School, Southlake, TX) fastball was sitting at 87-89 and topped out at 91 with a 70-73 curveball. Curtiss has a lean athletic build, with a high 3/4 arm slot. Curtiss also showed a power curve which was 78mph and is a plus pitch.
Jordan Foley (2011, The Colony, TX) had his fastball top out at 86 today while sitting at 81-85 with a curveball that was 69-71. Foley has 8 strikeouts through 5 innings of work to help lead the Yankees. Foley uses a 3/4 arm slot, has a good build, smooth mechanics, and short arm action.
Josh Bell (2011, Jesuit College Prep, Lewisville, TX) was 1-2 in the game today with a 2-run Home Run. Bell has a strong athletic build, good bat speed, and has some power.
Nick Bullington (2011, Richland High School, Ft. Worth, TX) was 2-2 for the Patriots, with a double. Bullington has quick feet behind the plate, quick transfer, and popped a 1.95. At the plate Bullington has good bat speed, and good speed down the line.
Nathan Garza (2011, Atascosita High School, Houston, TX) topped the gun out at 86mph on his fastball with a range of 81-85, and a slider at 75-76. Garza has a solid build, good balance on the mound, high 3/4 arm slot, good arm speed, and has good command of the zone.
Christian Heard (2012, Cy-Fair High School, Cypress, TX) had a couple of doubles in his teams game today. Heard has a quick bat, plus wheels, good actions defensively, and has an athletic build.
Riley Ferrell (2012, A&M Consolidated High School, College Station, TX) sat at 85-89 and topped out at 90 on his fastball this morning, with a slider that was 75-81. Ferrell has a high 3/4 arm slot, with a strong athletic build. He has a smooth finish, solid command, has some life to his fastball, with a big late break to his slider.
Ty Washington (2011, Plano East, Richardson, TX) was 3-4 in his teams morning victory today. Washington had a double and 2 stolen bases in the game. He has quick hands, a short swing, is athletic, and has plus actions at short stop.
Ellis Foreman (2012, Stoney Point High School, Cedar Point, TX) topped 86 during the game today. Foreman's fastball was sitting at 83-85 to go along with a 69-71 curveball. Foreman has a long lean athletic frame, with a loose arm, and a 3/4 arm slot. Foreman has a smooth repeatable delivery, with good sink on his fastball and an 11-5 curveball.
Ladgie Zotyka (2011, Brazos High School, Wallis, TX) topped out at 88mph on his fastball for the South Texas Sliders today. His fastball sat at 85-87 with a curveball that was 68-70. Zotyka has good arm speed, leg drive, with a high 3/4 arm slot, and a deceptive fastball. His curveball is an 11-5.
Chance Marshall (2011, Rockport-Fulton, Rockport, TX) started the game for the Sliders and topped out at 86mph. Marshall's fastball sat at 81-85 with a curveball at 64-69. He has an arm that works well, with a curveball that is a 12-6.
Kevin Roy (2012, Lamar High School, Houston, TX) topped out at 87 on his fastball for the Columbia Angels Red. Roy's fastball was 82-86, with a curveball that was 69-73. Roy’s uses a high 3/4 arm slot, with a long loose arm, and good arm speed. Roy gets good extension to the plate and has an athletic delivery as well.
Shane Reynal (2012, Bay City High School, Bay City, TX) also hit mid 80's today topping out at 85. His fastball was 82-84, with a 74 slurve. Reynal has a slender athletic build, good arm action and a good hard slurve.
Brock Hartson (2011, Pearland High School, Pearland, TX) had the fastest fastball of anyone at the field hitting 89mph. His fastball sat at 85-88, with a 79 slurve. Hartson has a strong athletic build, full arm action, with a true slurve that breaks forever.
Hayden Simerly (2011, Stoney Point High School, Round Rock, TX) hit a 2-run Home Run in the bottom of the sixth to give the Austin Slam Senators the lead for good. Simerly has a lean build, with good bat speed, and an aggressive approach at the plate.
Cameron Cox (2011, Stoney Point High School, Round Rock, TX) topped out at 87 on his fastball today while sitting at 83-86 with a 66-70 slurve, and a 72-75 change-up. Cox has a lean frame with a 3/4 arm slot and quick arm action. Cox hides the ball well, competes on the mound, with some tail on his fastball.
Matt Contreras (2011, S. Gran Prairie, Grand Prairie, TX) topped out at 88 on his fastball today. Contreras sat at 86-87 with a 69-73 curveball. He uses a 3/4 arm slot, with a sharp 11-5 curveball.