Josh Gonzaga

HS Grad 2008
Age 28 and 0 mos
Age on 2008 Draft 18 and 0 mos
Position(s) LHP  1B
Ht/Wt 5-10, 170 lb
School  Nova
Hometown  Fort Lauderdale, FL USA
Summer Team  Nova HS
Fall Team  Nova HS
National Rank - Class of 2008
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 04, 2008
Position - LHP
Mid 80's lefty who wins
FL State Rank - Class of 2008
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 04, 2008
Position - LHP

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4 yr Commitment
East Tenn State

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2005 National Underclass Dec 28-30   Dec 28, 2005
PG Grade: 8.5
Josh Gonzaga is a 5'10" 170 pound 2008 left handed pitcher and first baseman from Nova High School in Fort Lauderdale, Florida who was named to the Top Prospect Team. He has a short stocky build with good strength. Josh has sound mechanics including a good balance point and he repeats his delivery very well. He throws from a low 3/4 arm slot with gives his fastball good run and sink at 82 mph. He also threw a good change up at 70 mph and a curveball with tight 1/7 rotation at 69 mph. He worked both sides of the plate with all three pitches. Gonzaga showed a strong easy arm during the workout by throwing 80 mph from first base. He has smooth hands and footwork around the bag as well. Josh hits with an open narrow stance and has an inside out approach that is very aggressive but still balanced. He makes solid contact and is very consistent with his swing. He turns on the ball well with power and he crushed a few balls into left field. Josh is a solid two way prospect who is also a good student with a 3.0 gpa.
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Best PG Grade: 8.50
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 88 mph
73.17% Rank
best 93  avg 85
 (2008 class in 2009)

best 97  avg 83
 (2008 class)
60 8.23 sec
17.60% Rank
best 6.86  avg 7.80
 (2008 class in 2005)

best 6.17  avg 7.44
 (2008 class)
1B 80 mph
77.27% Rank
best 85  avg 73
 (2008 class in 2005)

best 92  avg 75
 (2008 class)
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