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Ben Johnston
2020 GRAD
 |  SS/3B, RHP
 |  Ponchatoula, LA
UNCOMMITTED
Best PG Grade
8
ABOUT PG GRADES
Ponchatoula
6-1  
165
HIGH SCHOOL TEAM LAST PLAYED HEIGHT/WEIGHT
R/R
18 and 0 mos
18 and 7 mos
BATS/THROWS AGE Age at 2020 Draft
PG EVENT RESULTS
81
FB VELO
7.01
60 YARD DASH
1.59
10 YARD SPLIT
79
IF VELO
85
EXIT VELO
LATEST PG SHOWCASE REPORT
2019 Sunshine Gulf Coast Showcase  
Ben Johnston is a 2020 SS/RHP, 3B with a 6-1 165 lb. frame from Ponchatoula, LA who attends Ponchatoula. Medium and skinny frame with room to fill throughout. Ran a 7.01 second 60 yard dash. Primary shortstop, worked out in the infield with short athletic steps moving to the baseball, shuffles into his release with a loose arm action into throws and 3/4 arm slot, average arm strength currently topping out at 79 mph across the diamond. Secondary righthanded pitcher, starts his delivery with a side step up to a high leg lift, clean overall delivery with tempo present, long arm action at take back up to a high 3/4 arm slot, fastball is straight and topped out at 81 mph. Righthanded hitter, sets up with an even base at the plate, consistent and repeatable swing with a linear path to contact, line drive swing plane with a feel for the barrel, middle of the field approach. 7.5, 7.5, 8, 7.5 // 8
PG CAREER PROGRESSION
+5 MPH
FB VELO SINCE 07/14/2017
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PERCENTILE RANKINGS
CLASS OF 2020 in the recorded year
CATEGORY TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
FB 81 mph 82
40.87%
60 7.01 sec 7.26
69.80%
10 SPL 1.59 sec 1.71
87.22%
IF 79 mph 80
39.33%
CATEGORIES TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
Exit Velo 85 mph 84
56.61%
CATEGORY TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
Max Barrel Speed 65.507 mph 66.78
44.56%
Impact Momentum 23.818 24.88
34.47%
Max Acceleration 37.005 g’s 33.36
75.77%
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Max Barrel Speed (mph)
BEST SINGLE GAME STATS
BATTING STATSLAST OCCURRENCE
At bats: 3 Jun 30, 2019 vs. Canes North 17U
Runs: 2 Jul 03, 2019 vs. Scorpions 2020 Select Golinski
Hits: 2 Jun 30, 2019 vs. ASBA Futures American 17U
RBI's: 2 Jun 30, 2019 vs. ASBA Futures American 17U
Total bases: 2 Jun 30, 2019 vs. ASBA Futures American 17U
Walks: 2 Jul 02, 2019 vs. BPA Black 17U
SAC flies: 1 Jul 19, 2017 vs. ASBA Futures East
Stolen bases: 1 Jun 30, 2019 vs. ASBA Futures American 17U
Hit by pitch: 1 Jul 15, 2017 vs. D-Bat Elite 15U Virginia
PITCHING STATSLAST OCCURRENCE
Inn. pitched: 3.0 Jul 17, 2017 vs. FTB Rockets 15U
Runs allowed: 0 Jul 02, 2019 vs. BPA Black 17U
Earned runs: 0 Jul 02, 2019 vs. BPA Black 17U
Hits allowed: 0 Jul 06, 2018 vs. SJ Elite Showcase 1 2020
Strikeouts: 3 Jul 08, 2018 vs. 5 Star Eady
Walks allowed: 0 Jul 02, 2019 vs. BPA Black 17U
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