Austin Peterson

HS Grad 2013
Age 23 and 5 mos
Age on 2013 Draft 18 and 5 mos
Position(s) OF  2B
Ht/Wt 6-1, 185 lb
School  Chariton
Hometown  Chariton, IA USA
Summer Team  HS team
Fall Team  Iowa Select Red
All Americans/All Regions
2013 Central Region HM
National Rank - Class of 2013
Ranking Last Updated: May 20, 2013
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Position - OF
IA State Rank - Class of 2013
Ranking Last Updated: May 20, 2013
Position - OF

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4 yr Commitment
Illinois Springfield

Juco Commitment
Muscatine CC

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2012 Midwest Top Prospect Showcase   Aug 18, 2012
PG Grade: 8
Austin Peterson is a 2013 OF/2B with a 6-0 170 lb. frame from Chariton, IA who attends Chariton HS. Medium frame with a lean athletic build. In the outfield he gets downhill, has a short arm action, ball comes out well, has an arm that works and a decent approach to the ball. At the plate he has a flexed knees with a crouched stance, fluid stroke, good bat speed, stays inside the ball well, short good swing, hits to all fields, has quick easy mechanics, a line drive swing plane, makes consistent contact, with hands that work. Peterson is interesting prospect to follow and is a good student.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 8.00
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

60 7.19 sec
55.88% Rank
best 6.18  avg 7.26
 (2013 class in 2012)

best 6.18  avg 7.33
 (2013 class)
OF 78 mph
20.65% Rank
best 98  avg 82
 (2013 class in 2012)

best 98  avg 81
 (2013 class)
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