Dwight Tanaka

HS Grad 2007
Age 29 and 7 mos
Age on 2007 Draft 18 and 6 mos
Position(s) MIF  OF
Ht/Wt 5-8, 160 lb
School  De Anza
Hometown  El Sobrante, CA USA
Summer Team  Nor Cal
Fall Team  Nor Cal
All Americans/All Regions
2007 California - All Region Players
National Rank - Class of 2007
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 06, 2007
Position - MIF
Played up a storm all summer
CA State Rank - Class of 2007
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 06, 2007
Position - MIF

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4 yr Commitment

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2005 Northern CA Top Prospect Showcase   Aug 11, 2005
PG Grade: 7.5
Dwight Tanaka is a 5'8" 160 pound 2007 middle infielder and outfielder from El Sobrante, California who attends De Anza High School. He has a compact small frame and build. He is a headsy fiery player that is very reliable in the field with soft sure hands and balanced quick feet that one needs to play the middle position. Dwight is a very good contact lead off man that knows how to work the count as well as lay down a bunt to get on base. He is a tough competitor that plays with a lot of passion for the game and never lets up no matter the score or outcome. He has an average base with good compact bat speed and ability to hit the ball to both gaps well. Tanaka is a line drive groundball hitter that will do all the little things as well. He is a very good student and has the athletic actions to play the skilled positions and be a competitor at a D1 program.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 7.50
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

60 7.18 sec
84.74% Rank
best 6.37  avg 7.59
 (2007 class in 2005)

best 6.33  avg 7.45
 (2007 class)
IF 73 mph
26.51% Rank
best 91  avg 76
 (2007 class in 2005)

best 94  avg 76
 (2007 class)
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