Jacob Amaya

HS Grad 2017
Age 19 and 0 mos
Age on 2017 Draft 18 and 9 mos
Position(s) SS  
Ht/Wt 6-0, 180 lb
B/T R/R
School  South Hills
Hometown  El Monte, CA USA
Summer Team  SGV Arsenal
Fall Team  Angels Elite
MLB Draft 
Round 11 by Dodgers  in 2017
All Americans/All Regions
2017 Rawlings-Perfect Game 3rd Team All-American
California - All Region 1st Team
 
PG Underclass All Americans/All Regions
2015 Underclass 2nd Team 
2016 Underclass 1st Team 
National Rank - Class of 2017 
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 09, 2017
Overall
152
Position - SS
27
Easy bat speed and ball jumps off his bat. Smooth in the field at PG Nationa
CA State Rank - Class of 2017 
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 09, 2017
Overall
27
Position - SS
7
GPA
3.0
SAT
--
ACT
--

4 yr Commitment
Cal State Fullerton 

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PG Grades

Best PG Grade
10
6/15/2016
Latest Showcase Report
2016 National Showcase   Jun 15, 2016
PG Grade: 10
Jacob Amaya is a 2017 SS with a 6-0 180 lb. frame from El Monte, CA who attends South Hills HS. Medium athletic build, has some strength and is pretty mature physically. 7.01 runner, very polished defensively, very quick hands with a very quick transfer, gets rid of the ball right now, advanced footwork coming through the ball, can throw from multiple slots with arm strength and accuracy, has the tools to play shortstop but would be fun to watch turning double plays at second base. Right handed hitter, busy hand load, open stance, short swing with an inside hand path, simple shift into contact, line drive approach and hits the ball out front, can use more lower half to generate more raw bat speed. Mature player with skills. Verbal commitment to Cal State Fullerton.

Best PG has recorded

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

10 SPL 1.68 sec
6/15/2016
55.87% Rank
best 1.37  avg 1.70
 (2017 class in 2016)

best 1.37  avg 1.73
 (2017 class)
IF 89 mph
6/15/2016
93.96% Rank
best 95  avg 80
 (2017 class in 2016)

best 95  avg 78
 (2017 class)
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