Austin James

HS Grad 2016
Age 19 and 4 mos
Age on 2016 Draft 18 and 6 mos
Position(s) SS  
Ht/Wt 6-1, 195 lb
B/T R/R
School  Bloomingdale
Hometown  Valrico, FL USA
Summer Team  Ostingers 17u Select
Fall Team  Ostingers 17U Select
All Americans/All Regions
2016 Rawlings-Perfect Game Honorable Mention All-American
Florida - All Region 1st Team
 
PG Underclass All Americans/All Regions
2014 Underclass Honorable Mention 
2015 Underclass High Honorable Mention 
2015 Underclass Honorable Mention 
National Rank - Class of 2016 
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 08, 2016
Overall
183
Position - SS
30
Good hands in the IF and can hit
FL State Rank - Class of 2016 
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 08, 2016
Overall
32
Position - SS
5
GPA
2.8
SAT
--
ACT
--

Juco Commitment
State College of Florida 

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PG Grades

Best PG Grade
10
6/17/2015
Latest Showcase Report
2015 National Showcase   Jun 17, 2015
PG Grade: 10
Austin James is a 2016 SS with a 6-1 180 lb. frame from Valrico, FL who attends Bloomingdale HS. Long and lean athletic build with room to fill out. Right handed hitter who starts with a square stance and spread base. Hands work well and are short to ball, shows strength in swing with jump and carry to the pull side. Improved as round went on, squared up more balls and showed solid barrel control. Shows good bat speed and tools to continue to improve on. Defensively, primary SS, athletic action with quick feet and soft hands. Has good reactions and shows athleticism on slow roller. Fields ball out front and has a lower release slot off of a quick transfer and release. Ran 6.94 sixty. Verbally Committed to Florida International.

Best PG has recorded

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 79 mph
9/1/2012
89.08% Rank
best 87  avg 72
 (2016 class in 2012)

best 97  avg 80
 (2016 class)
60 6.94 sec
6/17/2015
80.29% Rank
best 6.29  avg 7.27
 (2016 class in 2015)

best 6.29  avg 7.35
 (2016 class)
10 SPL 1.67 sec
6/17/2015
73.18% Rank
best 1.40  avg 1.75
 (2016 class in 2015)

best 1.40  avg 1.74
 (2016 class)
IF 84 mph
6/17/2015
76.95% Rank
best 95  avg 79
 (2016 class in 2015)

best 95  avg 78
 (2016 class)
Zepp Hitting Metrics
Bat Speed at Impact 95.183 mph
6/17/2015
93.74% Rank
best 109.212  avg 79.757
 (2016 class in 2015)

best 109.212  avg 79.263
 (2016 class)
Hand Speed Max 31.471 mph
6/17/2015
59.64% Rank
best 45.000  avg 30.634
 (2016 class in 2015)

best 45.000  avg 30.520
 (2016 class)
Time to Impact 0.140 sec
6/17/2015
39.71% Rank
best 0.091  avg 0.135
 (2016 class in 2015)

best 0.091  avg 0.135
 (2016 class)
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