Austin Hedges

HS Grad 2011
Age 25 and 9 mos
Age on 2011 Draft 18 and 9 mos
Position(s) C  MIF
Ht/Wt 6-1, 185 lb
B/T R/R
School  J Serra
Hometown  San Juan Capistrano, CA USA
Summer Team  Elite Baseball
Fall Team  A's Scout Team
MLB Debut 
Padres May 04, 2015
MLB Draft 
Round 2 by Padres in 2011
All Americans/All Regions
2011 Rawlings-Perfect Game 1st Team All-American (California - All Region 1st Team)
PG Underclass All Americans/All Regions
2010 Underclass 3rd Team
National Rank - Class of 2011
Ranking Last Updated: May 18, 2011
Overall
22
Position - C
3
CA State Rank - Class of 2011
Ranking Last Updated: May 18, 2011
Overall
6
Position - C
1
GPA

Scout Level
SAT
--
ACT
--

4 yr Commitment
UCLA

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Best PG Grade
10
6/17/2010
Latest Showcase Report
2010 National Showcase   Jun 17, 2010
PG Grade: 10
Austin Hedges is a 2011 C with a 6-1 185 lb. frame from San Juan Capistrano, CA who attends J Serra HS. Slender athletic build, wide shoulders, plenty of room to fill in. Outstanding defensive tools/skills, very light on feet, loose/quick and flexible, big arm strength, easy unrushed release, 1.75 pop in drills, 1.90 tag throw in game. Good flow hitting, good extension through the ball, simple line drive hitting approach, has some hand quickness, projects power. Defense stands out. Excellent student, verbal commitment to UCLA. Selected to the Aflac All-American team.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 10.00
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

60 7.04 sec
6/17/2010
73.16% Rank
best 6.35  avg 7.30
 (2011 class in 2010)

best 6.32  avg 7.40
 (2011 class)
C 85 mph
6/17/2010
99.26% Rank
best 85  avg 75
 (2011 class in 2010)

best 87  avg 73
 (2011 class)
Pop 1.75 sec
6/17/2010
98.83% Rank
best 1.72  avg 2.03
 (2011 class in 2010)

best 1.72  avg 2.05
 (2011 class)
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