Jacob Houston

HS Grad 2008
Age 26 and 9 mos
Age on 2008 Draft 18 and 0 mos
Position(s) 1B  RHP
Ht/Wt 6-2, 190 lb
B/T R/R
School  Brownsburg
Hometown  Brownsburg, IN USA
Summer Team  Midland/Indiana Bulls
Fall Team  U S Athletic Nationals
National Rank - Class of 2008 
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 04, 2008
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IN State Rank - Class of 2008 
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 04, 2008
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GPA
3.0
SAT
--
ACT
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College(s) interested in
Louisiana State 
Missouri 
Vanderbilt 
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PG Grades

Best PG Grade
7
12/28/2006
Latest Showcase Report
2006 National Underclass Showcase   Dec 28, 2006
PG Grade: 7
Jacob Houston is a 2008 1B/P with a 6'2'', 190 lb. frame from Brownsburg, Indiana, who attends Brownsburg High School. Houston has a power body with present strength, and a good frame. He shows solid bat speed through the hitting zone with the ability to catch up to higher velocity pitches. Houston gets good leverage at the point of contact that helps produce present gap to gap power. His power potential makes him a potential middle of the order run producer who can drive the ball. On the mound he throws from a 3/4 arm slot with a long arm circle on the back side. He has projectable velocity on the mound with minor changes to his delivery. He also showed a feel for his change-up at 62 mph, and he mixed in a slow CB at 59 mph. He gets good use of his lower half in his delivery and uses his strength. Showed good hands at first base, and he is a good student as well.

Best PG has recorded

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 78 mph
9/22/2007
16.01% Rank
best 97  avg 83
 (2008 class in 2007)

best 97  avg 83
 (2008 class)
60 7.61 sec
12/28/2006
36.82% Rank
best 6.53  avg 7.51
 (2008 class in 2006)

best 6.17  avg 7.44
 (2008 class)
1B 73 mph
12/28/2006
36.45% Rank
best 90  avg 74
 (2008 class in 2006)

best 92  avg 75
 (2008 class)
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