Chris Thompson

HS Grad 2016
Age 21 and 0 mos
Age on 2016 Draft 19 and 0 mos
Position(s) OF  
Ht/Wt 5-11, 170 lb
School  J L Mann
Hometown  Simpsonville, SC USA
Summer Team  16u Mavs Scout Team
Fall Team  17u Mavs Scout Team
All Americans/All Regions
2016 Rawlings-Perfect Game Honorable Mention All-American (Atlantic Region HM)
PG Underclass All Americans/All Regions
2014 Underclass Honorable Mention
2015 Underclass High Honorable Mention
National Rank - Class of 2016
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 08, 2016
Position - OF
SC State Rank - Class of 2016
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 08, 2016
Position - OF

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4 yr Commitment

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2014 Southeast Underclass Showcase   Aug 23, 2014
PG Grade: 8.5
Chris Thompson is a 2016 OF with a 5-11 145 lb. frame from Simpsonville, SC who attends JL Mann HS. Medium frame, lithe athletic build with good quick twitch athleticism. Switch hitter with quick hands and loose swing actions from both sides of the plate. Hits from an open stance with an upright setup in the batter's box, quick hands and solid bat speed with lift in swing from the right side, compact plane, most natural right side, short contact oriented swing from the left side. Plus runner, 6.61 60 yard dash time translated well to games, stole bases at will and posted good home to first times, good aggression on bases. Good athleticism in center field as well, covers good ground, accurate throws with a quick release, routes need work defensively but has the speed to outrun his mistakes currently and with improved routes has potential for plus range. Good student. Named to the Southeast Underclass Showcase Top Prospect Team.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 8.50
1.50 improvement beginning on Dec 28, 2012
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 77 mph
31.24% Rank
best 94  avg 79
 (2016 class in 2014)

best 98  avg 80
 (2016 class)
60 6.61 sec
99.19% Rank
best 6.49  avg 7.40
 (2016 class in 2014)

best 6.29  avg 7.35
 (2016 class)
OF 81 mph
47.98% Rank
best 94  avg 80
 (2016 class in 2014)

best 98  avg 81
 (2016 class)
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