Jake Henson

HS Grad 2012
Age 24 and 8 mos
Age on 2012 Draft 18 and 10 mos
Position(s) C  OF
Ht/Wt 6-0, 215 lb
School  Francis Howell Central
Hometown  St. Peters, MO USA
Summer Team  St Louis Sting
Fall Team 
MLB Draft 
Round 21 by Dodgers in 2015
All Americans/All Regions
2012 Rawlings-Perfect Game Honorable Mention All-American (Central - All Region 2nd Team)
PG Underclass All Americans/All Regions
2011 Underclass High Honorable Mention
National Rank - Class of 2012
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 01, 2012
Position - C
MO State Rank - Class of 2012
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 01, 2012
Position - C

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4 yr Commitment
St. Louis

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2012 Pitcher/Catcher Indoor Showcase   Feb 11, 2012
PG Grade: 9
Jake Henson is a 2012 C/OF with a 6-1 215 lb. frame from St. Peters, MO who attends Francis Howell Central HS. Strong athletic build, broad shoulders, barrel chest. Very loud and animated receiver. Agile behind the plate, loud early setup, athletic actions behind the plate, feel for receiving, blocks well. Quick transfer on throwdowns, short arm action, good arm strength-even from knees. Balanced catch & throw. Good raw hitting tools, doesn't get much use from lower half. Good bat speed, looks to extend, power potential, line drive contact, ball jumps. Good student, committed to St. Louis, has upside.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 9.00
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

60 7.11 sec
75.72% Rank
best 6.42  avg 7.39
 (2012 class in 2010)

best 6.24  avg 7.37
 (2012 class)
C 80 mph
89.45% Rank
best 85  avg 74
 (2012 class in 2011)

best 86  avg 73
 (2012 class)
Pop 1.94 sec
86.55% Rank
best 1.75  avg 2.12
 (2012 class in 2010)

best 1.71  avg 2.07
 (2012 class)
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