Joseph "Karson" Ligon

HS Grad 2021
Age 15 and 8 mos
Position(s) RHP  2B, 3B, IF, MIF, OF, SS
Ht/Wt 6-1, 155 lb
B/T R/R
School  Riverview
Hometown  Sarasota, FL USA
Summer Team  Rebels
Fall Team  Rebels
PG Underclass All Americans/All Regions
2018 Underclass Honorable Mention
National Rank - Class of 2021
Ranking Last Updated: Sep 04, 2018
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FL State Rank - Class of 2021
Ranking Last Updated: Sep 04, 2018
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Best PG Grade
8.5
8/5/2017
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2017 14U National Showcase   Aug 05, 2017
PG Grade: 8.5
Joseph "Karson" Ligon is a 2021 RHP/3B with a 5-11 135 lb. frame from Sarasota, FL who attends Riverview HS. Medium, athletic frame with square shoulders and a lean, projectable build with room to fill throughout moving forward. Ran a 7.36 60-yard dash. Primary righthanded pitcher, steady delivery and incorporates lower half well while striding on line down the mound, able to create torque. Works to a high three-quarters release point, shows nice arm speed and up to 82 mph with fastball while controlling both sides of the plate. Keeps ball down and shows life through the zone. Keeps hitters off balance with curveball, shows depth and 11-5 shape. Changes looks and controls runners; fields position well. Big crow hop into release from the outfield, generates momentum, quick release and transfer, gets on top of throws and shows nice arm strength and carry. Fields the ball out front in the infield, gets it out of glove quickly, shows carry on throws across diamond. Righthanded hitter, begins with a wide base and a high hand set and back elbow at the plate, loads hands back at start of swing. Contact approach in the box, looks to lift the ball, occasionally gets to front side early. Shows carry off the barrel when squared to pull side. Named to 14U National Top Prospect List. Very good student.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 8.50
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 88 mph
7/2/2017
99.70% Rank
best 94  avg 72
 (2021 class in 2017)

best 95  avg 75
 (2021 class)
60 7.36 sec
8/5/2017
78.30% Rank
best 6.62  avg 7.72
 (2021 class in 2017)

best 6.45  avg 7.58
 (2021 class)
10 SPL 1.75 sec
8/5/2017
52.71% Rank
best 1.51  avg 1.77
 (2021 class in 2017)

best 1.18  avg 1.76
 (2021 class)
OF 85 mph
8/5/2017
96.57% Rank
best 90  avg 75
 (2021 class in 2017)

best 93  avg 76
 (2021 class)
IF 79 mph
8/5/2017
85.49% Rank
best 88  avg 72
 (2021 class in 2017)

best 93  avg 73
 (2021 class)
Exit Velo 76.00 mph
8/5/2017
35.34% Rank
best 90.00  avg 77.52
 (2021 class in 2017)

best 90.00  avg 77.52
 (2021 class)
Exit Velo 76 mph
9/6/2017
51.59% Rank
best 91  avg 75
 (2021 class in 2017)

best 99.00  avg 77.00
 (2021 class)

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Max Barrel Speed 57.651 mph
8/5/2017
31.92% Rank
best 76.79  avg 59.91
 (2021 class)

Impact Momentum 21.029
8/5/2017
31.48% Rank
best 28.28  avg 21.91
 (2021 class)

Max Acceleration 30.248 g’s
8/5/2017
68.23% Rank
best 63.08  avg 28.58
 (2021 class)

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Best Single Game Stats
Best Single Game Batting StatsLast Occurrence
At bats: 3 Jul 17, 2018 vs. Top Tier Nationals 15U
Runs: 2 Oct 14, 2017 vs. Team BEAST 2020
Hits: 3 Jun 26, 2018 vs. South Florida Breakers 15U
RBI's: 4 Jun 27, 2018 vs. Bownet Baseball
Doubles: 2 Jul 14, 2018 vs. Rawlings Southeast 15U National
Triples: 1 Jul 16, 2018 vs. BC Navy 15U
Total bases: 3 Jun 26, 2018 vs. South Florida Breakers 15U
Walks: 1 Jul 18, 2018 vs. Spartan Baseball Club
SAC flies: 1 Jul 13, 2018 vs. Team Elite Futures 15U
Stolen bases: 2 Jun 26, 2018 vs. South Florida Breakers 15U
Hit by pitch: 1 Oct 15, 2017 vs. FTB Rockets 2020
Best Single Game Pitching StatsLast Occurrence
Inn. pitched: 4.0 Jul 06, 2017 vs. MVP Banditos North
Runs allowed: 0 Jul 06, 2017 vs. MVP Banditos North
Earned runs: 0 Jul 06, 2017 vs. MVP Banditos North
Hits allowed: 1 Jul 06, 2017 vs. MVP Banditos North
Strikeouts: 6 Oct 15, 2017 vs. US Elite 2020/South
Walks allowed: 0 Jul 06, 2017 vs. MVP Banditos North
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