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Marcus Gholston
2018 GRAD
 |  OF/1B
 |  Valparaiso, IN
COMMITMENT
Best PG Grade
8.5
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NATIONAL RANKING
IN STATE RANKING
Top 1000 550
64 11
OVERALL
OF
OVERALL
OF
Valparaiso
6-3
  215
HIGH SCHOOL TEAM LAST PLAYED HEIGHT/WEIGHT
L/R
20 and 2 mos
18 and 5 mos
BATS/THROWS AGE Age at 2018 Draft
PG EVENT RESULTS
78
FB VELO
6.94
60 YARD DASH
1.74
10 YARD SPLIT
87
OF VELO
78
EXIT VELO
LATEST PG SHOWCASE REPORT
2017 Midwest Top Prospect Showcase  
Marcus Gholston is a 2018 OF/1B with a 6-3 205 lb. frame from Valparaiso, IN who attends Valparaiso. Large frame with broad shoulders and a strong, athletic build. Ran a 6.94 sixty-yard dash. Primary outfielder with smooth paced, deliberate footwork while closing to the baseball. Clean glove actions while funneling with developing fluidity while working through exchange. Generated good momentum toward the bag and released from a compact three-quarters slot. Throws produced on line carry to the bag topping at 87 miles per hour. Left handed hitter with an upright, open stance and simple front side trigger. Shifts into contact with linear lower half actions. Simple, direct hand path to baseball with a line drive plane through extension. Swung with intent and flashed present bat speed through extension. Primarily looked to turn the barrel to contact and work to pull side creating good carry when squared. Good student. Named to the 2017 Midwest Top Prospect Showcase, Top Prospect List.
PG CAREER PROGRESSION
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PERCENTILE RANKINGS
CLASS OF 2018 in the recorded year
CATEGORY TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
FB 78 mph 78
41.76%
60 6.94 sec 7.25
77.67%
10 SPL 1.74 sec 1.72
41.23%
OF 87 mph 82
78.41%
CATEGORIES TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
Exit Velo 78 mph 83
18.77%
CATEGORY TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
Max Barrel Speed 63.672 mph 66.88
30.95%
Impact Momentum 23.906 24.96
35.10%
Max Acceleration 35.052 g’s 33.56
65.59%
DIAMONDKINETICS TRENDING DATA
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Max Barrel Speed (mph)
BEST SINGLE GAME STATS
BATTING STATSLAST OCCURRENCE
At bats: 3 Sep 30, 2017 vs. Minnesota Millers
Runs: 2 Oct 01, 2017 vs. Nebraska Prospects - Hohl
Hits: 1 Sep 30, 2017 vs. Chicago Scouts Association
Total bases: 1 Sep 30, 2017 vs. Chicago Scouts Association
Walks: 2 Oct 01, 2017 vs. Nebraska Prospects - Hohl
Stolen bases: 1 Sep 29, 2017 vs. STiKS Academy 2018
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