Matthew Kirk

HS Grad 2013
Age 22 and 9 mos
Age on 2013 Draft 17 and 11 mos
Position(s) C  C
Ht/Wt 6-1, 185 lb
School  St. Bernard
Hometown  Eureka, CA USA
Summer Team  Legion
Fall Team  Legion
All Americans/All Regions
2013 California Region HM
PG Underclass All Americans/All Regions
2013 Underclass Honorable Mention
National Rank - Class of 2013
Ranking Last Updated: May 20, 2013
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Position - C
CA State Rank - Class of 2013
Ranking Last Updated: May 20, 2013
Position - C

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4 yr Commitment
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2012 West Coast Top Prospect Showcase   Aug 18, 2012
PG Grade: 8.5
Matthew Kirk is a 2013 C/RHP with a 6-0 180 lb. frame from Eureka, CA who attends St. Bernard Catholic HS. Medium athletic build, some present strength. Wide set catching, stays low and flexible, quick actions, very good raw arm strength, 1.90 best pop time, aggressive receiver. Right handed hitter, long swing with loose extension out front, has some strength, ball carries well when squared up, will have to work on shortening up. Also pitched, rotational back turn delivery, compact high arm circle, tends to not get fully unrotated back to the plate from the stretch, Steady low 80's fastball, good run and sink, very nice slider spin, good bite and depth, softer curveball with some downer depth. Mixed well from the windup and dominated. High energy player who has lots of fun on the field. Very good student.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 8.50
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 82 mph
47.04% Rank
best 98  avg 84
 (2013 class in 2012)

best 98  avg 81
 (2013 class)
60 7.64 sec
16.23% Rank
best 6.18  avg 7.26
 (2013 class in 2012)

best 6.18  avg 7.33
 (2013 class)
C 79 mph
83.55% Rank
best 88  avg 75
 (2013 class in 2012)

best 88  avg 74
 (2013 class)
Pop 1.90 sec
86.08% Rank
best 1.80  avg 2.01
 (2013 class in 2012)

best 1.80  avg 2.03
 (2013 class)
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