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Ira Clifton
2019 GRAD
 |  RHP/C, UT
 |  Fayetteville, GA
COMMITMENT
Best PG Grade
8.5
ABOUT PG GRADES
NATIONAL RANKING
GA STATE RANKING
Top 1000 1056
295 108
OVERALL
RHP
OVERALL
RHP
Grace Christian Academy
6-1
  180
HIGH SCHOOL TEAM LAST PLAYED HEIGHT/WEIGHT
S/R
19 and 5 mos
18 and 11 mos
BATS/THROWS AGE Age at 2019 Draft
PG EVENT RESULTS
85
FB VELO
7.34
60 YARD DASH
1.64
10 YARD SPLIT
75
C VELO
1.98
C POP
91
EXIT VELO
LATEST PG SHOWCASE REPORT
2018 Great Lakes Prospect Showcase  
Ira Clifton is a 2019 RHP/C, UT with a 6-1 170 lb. frame from Fayetteville, GA who attends Grace Christian Academy. Medium frame with athletic, projectable build. Ran 60 yard dash in 7.48 seconds. Primary righthanded pitcher, side step into high leg lift over rubber, coils into back hip, stays balanced throughout, mostly works from high 3/4 slot, will occasionally drop to side arm. Fastball primarily worked in the 79-84 mph range with good plane, mixed in slider with sweepy bite, curveball with depth and spin, and knuckleball with some flutter to it. Did a good job keeping hitters off balance. Switch-hitter, showed good hitting tools from both sides, smooth hand load into linear bat path with solid bat speed, showed ability to work to all fields from either side of the plate with developing strength and impact off the barrel. Worked out behind the plate, rising up into reception, stands straight up into throw down, shows quickness to exchange, clocked up to 75 mph on throws down to 2nd base. Named to 2018 Great Lakes Prospect Showcase Top Prospect List, excellent student.
PG CAREER PROGRESSION
+14 MPH
FB VELO SINCE 06/20/2014
+6 MPH
C VELO SINCE 05/20/2017
-.07 SEC
POP TIME SINCE 05/20/2017
+6 MPH
EXIT VELO SINCE 05/20/2017
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PERCENTILE RANKINGS
CLASS OF 2019 in the recorded year
CATEGORY TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
FB 85 mph 82
70.72%
60 7.34 sec 7.40
52.66%
10 SPL 1.64 sec 1.73
78.85%
C 75 mph 75
51.89%
Pop 1.98 sec 2.01
54.81%
CATEGORIES TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
Exit Velo 91 mph 83
84.96%
CATEGORY TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
Max Barrel Speed 75.355 mph 65.64
96.48%
Impact Momentum 28.504 24.48
95.86%
Max Acceleration 39.596 g’s 32.30
90.66%
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Max Barrel Speed (mph)
BEST SINGLE GAME STATS
BATTING STATSLAST OCCURRENCE
At bats: 4 Sep 22, 2018 vs. Triton Rays Georgia White
Runs: 2 Jun 01, 2019 vs. Bases Loaded Diamond Club
Hits: 2 Jun 01, 2019 vs. Bases Loaded Diamond Club
RBI's: 1 Jun 01, 2019 vs. Bases Loaded Diamond Club
Doubles: 1 Sep 22, 2018 vs. Triton Rays Georgia White
Home runs: 1 Jun 01, 2019 vs. Bases Loaded Diamond Club
Total bases: 5 Jun 01, 2019 vs. Bases Loaded Diamond Club
Walks: 2 Jul 24, 2017 vs. BigStix Gamers 17U
Stolen bases: 1 Jun 01, 2019 vs. Bases Loaded Diamond Club
Hit by pitch: 1 May 24, 2019 vs. BCB Baseball
PITCHING STATSLAST OCCURRENCE
Inn. pitched: 7.0 May 24, 2019 vs. BCB Baseball
Runs allowed: 0 Jul 23, 2018 vs. BigStix Gamers 17U Select
Earned runs: 0 May 31, 2019 vs. eXposure 17U Demarini
Hits allowed: 2 Jul 23, 2018 vs. BigStix Gamers 17U Select
Strikeouts: 6 May 24, 2019 vs. BCB Baseball
Walks allowed: 0 May 31, 2019 vs. eXposure 17U Demarini
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