John Arel

HS Grad 2014
Age 21 and 10 mos
Age on 2014 Draft 18 and 0 mos
Position(s) RHP  1B
Ht/Wt 6-7, 275 lb
School  Northwest Catholic
Hometown  Burlington, CT USA
Summer Team  Burlington American Legion
Fall Team 
All Americans/All Regions
2014 Perfect Game Honorable Mention All-American
Northeast - All Region 1st Team
PG Underclass All Americans/All Regions
2013 Underclass Honorable Mention
National Rank - Class of 2014
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 01, 2014
Position - RHP
CT State Rank - Class of 2014
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 01, 2014
Position - RHP

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4 yr Commitment

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2012 Northeast Underclass Showcase   Aug 03, 2012
PG Grade: 8.5
John Arel is a 2014 RHP/1B with a 6-6 240 lb. frame from Burlington, CT who attends Northwest Catholic. He has an XL frame, with a strong build something you can’t teach. On the hill, Arel showed a smooth balanced delivery, long arm circle in back, high 3/4 arm slot, extended release, long loose arm action, throws downhill with minimal effort. He has a sharp breaking 11/5 CB, with late bite, and has cut action on his fastball. At the plate he displayed plus swing mechanics, smooth, plus extension, good balance, will hit for power when he lets it loose. During the 1B workout he showed solid hands, stayed online, good arm strength, and good accurate throws.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 8.50
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 90 mph
94.84% Rank
best 99  avg 82
 (2014 class in 2013)

best 99  avg 80
 (2014 class)
60 7.64 sec
24.54% Rank
best 6.43  avg 7.38
 (2014 class in 2012)

best 6.28  avg 7.31
 (2014 class)
1B 78 mph
67.75% Rank
best 86  avg 75
 (2014 class in 2012)

best 90  avg 76
 (2014 class)
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