Derek Cartaya

HS Grad 2016
Age 19 and 10 mos
Age on 2016 Draft 18 and 6 mos
Position(s) 2B  OF, SS
Ht/Wt 5-5, 140 lb
School  Somerset Academy Charter
Hometown  Pembroke Pines, FL USA
Summer Team  Elite Squad Prime
Fall Team  Elite Squad Prime
All Americans/All Regions
2016 Rawlings-Perfect Game Honorable Mention All-American
Florida - All Region 2nd Team
PG Underclass All Americans/All Regions
2014 Underclass Honorable Mention 
2015 Underclass High Honorable Mention 
National Rank - Class of 2016 
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 08, 2016
Position - 2B
FL State Rank - Class of 2016 
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 08, 2016
Position - 2B

4 yr Commitment
Florida International 

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PG Grades

Best PG Grade
Latest Showcase Report
2014 National Underclass Showcase-Main Event   Dec 28, 2014
PG Grade: 8.5
Derek Cartaya is a 2016 2B/SS with a 5-7 140 lb. frame from Pembroke Pines, FL who attends Somerset Academy Charter HS. Shorter slender build. Right handed hitter, open and crouched stance, quick hands, short compact swing, aggressive hitter who makes contact and puts the ball in play, hits to all fields. 6.98 runner, has a very quick first step out of the box and on the bases. Polished second base actions on defense, moves his feet well and is always balanced, accurate throws. Also pitched, threw strikes with three pitches and competed well, low 3/4's arm slot, fastball topped at 72 mph, big frisbee slider. Kind of player who is best appreciated in games, high performance team player. Verbal commitment to Alabama State. Named to the Showcase All Prospect Team.

Best PG has recorded

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 73 mph
4.52% Rank
best 98  avg 81
 (2016 class in 2015)

best 98  avg 80
 (2016 class)
60 6.98 sec
86.41% Rank
best 6.49  avg 7.40
 (2016 class in 2014)

best 6.29  avg 7.35
 (2016 class)
IF 77 mph
42.30% Rank
best 94  avg 77
 (2016 class in 2014)

best 95  avg 78
 (2016 class)
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