Matthew Johnson

HS Grad 2013
Age 23 and 10 mos
Age on 2013 Draft 18 and 10 mos
Position(s) 3B  RHP
Ht/Wt 6-1, 200 lb
School  Ankeny
Hometown  Ankeny, IA USA
Summer Team  HS team
Fall Team  PG Fall League Select Navy
All Americans/All Regions
2013 Central Region HM
PG Underclass All Americans/All Regions
2011 Underclass Honorable Mention
2012 Underclass Honorable Mention
National Rank - Class of 2013
Ranking Last Updated: May 20, 2013
Top 1000
Position - 3B
IA State Rank - Class of 2013
Ranking Last Updated: May 20, 2013
Position - 3B

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4 yr Commitment
South Dakota State

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2012 Midwest Top Prospect Showcase   Aug 18, 2012
PG Grade: 9
Matthew Johnson is a 2013 3B/RHP with a 6-1 195 lb. frame from Ankeny, IA who attends Ankeny. Athletic frame with strength. Good actions at 3B, has feel for fielding, gets to balls. Long, slinging arm action, ball comes out well and is accurate. Left handed hitter with lots of potential. Hands back, aggressive swing. Hands get to balls easily, has bat speed, pop comes easily. Homeruns in BP, comes off well with backspin. Quick tempo on the mound, deep grab in back, stays arm side. Online, from low 3/4 slot. Short stride, aggressive, goes right after hitter. Hard breaking slider is out pitch with hard two plane break. Two way potential at college level. Good student.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 9.00
0.50 improvement beginning on Aug 27, 2011
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 87 mph
78.45% Rank
best 97  avg 84
 (2013 class in 2013)

best 98  avg 81
 (2013 class)
60 7.41 sec
33.69% Rank
best 6.18  avg 7.26
 (2013 class in 2012)

best 6.18  avg 7.33
 (2013 class)
IF 84 mph
81.43% Rank
best 95  avg 79
 (2013 class in 2012)

best 95  avg 78
 (2013 class)
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