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James Williams
2016 GRAD
 |  RHP
 |  Kennesaw, GA
COMMITMENT
Best PG Grade
9
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NATIONAL RANKING
GA STATE RANKING
500 84
72 13
OVERALL
RHP
OVERALL
RHP
Harrison
6-1
  201
HIGH SCHOOL TEAM LAST PLAYED HEIGHT/WEIGHT
R/R
22 and 8 mos
18 and 10 mos
BATS/THROWS AGE Age at 2016 Draft
PG EVENT RESULTS
91
FB VELO
7.64
60 YARD DASH
1.80
10 YARD SPLIT
88
IF VELO
81
C VELO
1.87
C POP
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James Williams is a 2016 C/RHP with a 6-0 175 lb. frame from Kennesaw, GA who attends Harrison HS. Medium, athletic build with broad shoulders, solid present strength and overall athleticism. Versatile defensive player, primary catcher. Low crouch set, good receiver of the ball, has a quick exchange and compact arm-action. Popped a 1.90 in defensive drills. Also plays infield, profiles at third base with good arm strength, carry on throws. Right handed hitter, open stance with wide base, closes off well, small leg lift timing trigger. Swings hard and has some bat speed, gets off balance at times. Flashes ability to get extended, hit some balls sharply to pullside. Also pitches, uses simple side step into leg lift delivery, slight hunch over frontside, maintains solid balance. Fastball up to 86 mph, able to throw strikes with offering. Changeup shows some deceptive action, repeats armspeed well. Rare soft curveball with 11/5 shape. Excellent student, verbal commitment to University of Georgia.
PG CAREER PROGRESSION
+9 MPH
FB VELO SINCE 06/06/2012
-.23 SEC
60 TIME SINCE 08/24/2013
+10 MPH
IF VELO SINCE 08/24/2013
+2 MPH
C VELO SINCE 08/24/2013
-.10 SEC
POP TIME SINCE 08/24/2013
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PERCENTILE RANKINGS
CLASS OF 2016 in the recorded year
CATEGORY TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
FB 91 mph 81
96.73%
60 7.64 sec 7.26
15.35%
10 SPL 1.80 sec 1.75
31.35%
IF 88 mph 77
98.06%
C 81 mph 73
95.09%
Pop 1.87 sec 2.02
95.11%
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