Chris Ballou

HS Grad 2008
Age 27 and 0 mos
Age on 2008 Draft 17 and 9 mos
Position(s) OF  1B
Ht/Wt 6-2, 170 lb
B/T S/R
School  Houston Christian
Hometown  Houston, TX USA
Summer Team  Houston Heat
Fall Team  same
National Rank - Class of 2008 
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 04, 2008
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TX State Rank - Class of 2008 
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 04, 2008
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GPA
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SAT
1170
ACT
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College(s) interested in
Rice 
Sam Houston State 
Texas A&M 
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PG Grades

Best PG Grade
7.5
8/18/2007
Latest Showcase Report
2007 South Top Prospect Showcase   Aug 18, 2007
PG Grade: 7.5
Chris Ballou is a 2008 OF/1B with a 6'2'', 170 lb. frame from Houston, TX who attends Houston Christian. Chris has a slender and athletic build, with room to add size. He has usable speed on the bases, and ran a 7.21 sixty during the workout. He hustles out of the box every at bat. At the plate Chris hits from a relaxed square stance, and has a short quick swing. He is a short striderwith some bat speed. He has a slight uppercut at times, and will occasionally bar his front arm. When he doesn't bar out, he has a nice quiet swing, that can produce consistent solid contact. Chris is also a very sound defensive player. He has a good approach, good insticts, and he moves well to both holes. His mechanics are good, and he makes a quick transfer and release. His top velocity across the infield was 75 mph. Chris is also a good student.

Best PG has recorded

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

60 7.21 sec
8/18/2007
64.90% Rank
best 6.17  avg 7.37
 (2008 class in 2007)

best 6.17  avg 7.44
 (2008 class)
OF 75 mph
8/18/2007
8.44% Rank
best 97  avg 81
 (2008 class in 2007)

best 101  avg 80
 (2008 class)
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