Shane Simpkins

HS Grad 2012
Age 25 and 6 mos
Age on 2012 Draft 19 and 7 mos
Position(s) RHP  
Ht/Wt 6-1, 192 lb
School  Notre Dame
Hometown  Northampton, PA USA
Summer Team  Lehigh Valley Baseball Academy
Fall Team  Pride of the Diamond
All Americans/All Regions
2012 Atlantic Region HM
National Rank - Class of 2012
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 01, 2012
Top 1000
Position - RHP
PA State Rank - Class of 2012
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 01, 2012
Position - RHP

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Louisburg College

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2012 World Showcase   Jan 07, 2012
PG Grade: 8.5
Shane Simpkins is a 2012 RHP with a 6-1 192 lb. frame from Northampton, PA who attends Notre Dame-Easton HS. Strong athletic build, mature look. Hand drop delivery, drifts out to front side, very long stride, full deep arm circle, tight high 3/4's release, loses leverage and height at release. Steady 84-86 mph fastball, mostly straight. 12/6 downer curveball flashes some spin when over it, will have to improve ability to throw it for strikes. Will have to shorten stride to improve command/stuff, lands severely on his heal. Signed with Lackawanna College.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 8.50
1.50 improvement beginning on Feb 19, 2011
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 86 mph
75.92% Rank
best 95  avg 84
 (2012 class in 2012)

best 100  avg 81
 (2012 class)
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