Trent Johnson

HS Grad 2015
Age 20 and 8 mos
Age on 2015 Draft 18 and 2 mos
Position(s) RHP  1B
Ht/Wt 6-3, 230 lb
B/T R/R
School  Metamora
Hometown  East Peoria, IL USA
Summer Team  Elite Baseball Training
Fall Team  Elite Baseball Training
MLB Draft 
Round 16 by Mets  in 2016
All Americans/All Regions
2015 Perfect Game Honorable Mention All-American
Central - All Region 2nd Team
 
PG Underclass All Americans/All Regions
2013 Underclass 3rd Team 
2014 Underclass 2nd Team 
National Rank - Class of 2015 
Ranking Last Updated: May 30, 2015
Overall
427
Position - RHP
150
Big power with the bat and up to 90 mph on the mound
IL State Rank - Class of 2015 
Ranking Last Updated: May 30, 2015
Overall
15
Position - RHP
5
GPA
3.4
SAT
--
ACT
--

4 yr Commitment
Tulane 

Juco Commitment
John A. Logan College 

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PG Grades

Best PG Grade
9.5
8/12/2013
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2013 PG Underclass All American Games   Aug 12, 2013
PG Grade: 9.5
Trent Johnson is a 2015 RHP/1B with a 6-4 235 lb. frame from East Peoria, IL who attends Metamora HS. Big thick strong build. Leg raise delivery, stays over rubber well, pretty low effort release for a power pitcher, 3/4's arm slot, tends to fall off at release and cut off extension. Steady upper 80's fastball, topped out at 90 mph, mostly straight but gets on hitters quickly, pitches aggressively with fastball and fills up the strike zone. Change showed potential with full arm speed and 76 mph velocity, tended to slow arm at times. Soft curveball spin, lowers slot on curveball and gets under, may have a slider future. Big arm and body, easy to see as a low 90's power pitcher in a year or two. Development of off speed will be key. Good student, verbal commitment to Arizona.

Best PG has recorded

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 90 mph
8/12/2013
99.07% Rank
best 94  avg 79
 (2015 class in 2013)

best 97  avg 80
 (2015 class)
1B 89 mph
8/12/2013
99.68% Rank
best 89  avg 75
 (2015 class in 2013)

best 93  avg 75
 (2015 class)
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