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Michael Samela
2008 GRAD
 |  OF/C
 |  Westport, CT
UNCOMMITTED
COLLEGE INTERESTS
Best PG Grade
8.5
ABOUT PG GRADES
NATIONAL RANKING
CT STATE RANKING
1242 NA
NA NA
OVERALL
OF
OVERALL
OF
Good athlete who can play a variety of positions
Staples
5-11
  185
HIGH SCHOOL TEAM LAST PLAYED HEIGHT/WEIGHT
R/R
30 and 1 mos
17 and 11 mos
BATS/THROWS AGE Age at 2008 Draft
PG EVENT RESULTS
7.00
60 YARD DASH
86
OF VELO
78
C VELO
2.02
C POP
LATEST PG SHOWCASE REPORT
2007 Northeast Top Prospect Showcase  
Michael Samela is a 2008 OF/C from Staples HS, residing in Westport, Connecticut, with a 5'11"/185 pound frame. Michael has a solid frame. He hits from a slightly open and upright stance with a top hand release. Samela has a line drive approach and stays inside the ball well. He uses the whole field to hit and can be rotational at times. Michael runs well with a 7.00-60 yard time. He has long arm action from the outfield with a solid release at 85 mph. He has good carry on his throws and solid actions defensively in the outfield. Samela has a solid transfer behind the plate and a solid 2.08 pop time. He has an accurate arm and solid receiving skills. His pop time will improve as he gets quicker and closes off his front side. Michael is an excellent student.
PG CAREER PROGRESSION
-.31 SEC
60 TIME SINCE 06/10/2006
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PERCENTILE RANKINGS
CLASS OF 2008 in the recorded year
CATEGORY TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
60 7.00 sec 7.37
83.63%
OF 86 mph 81
80.87%
C 78 mph 71
92.45%
Pop 2.02 sec 2.04
52.80%
DIAMONDKINETICS TRENDING DATA
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Max Barrel Speed (mph)
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