Luke Eldred

HS Grad 2016
Age 20 and 6 mos
Age on 2016 Draft 18 and 7 mos
Position(s) RHP  1B, 3B
Ht/Wt 6-4, 240 lb
School  Mount Vernon
Hometown  Mount Vernon, IA USA
Summer Team  HS team
Fall Team  PG IA Select Black
All Americans/All Regions
2016 Rawlings-Perfect Game Honorable Mention All-American (Central - All Region 2nd Team)
PG Underclass All Americans/All Regions
2015 Underclass Honorable Mention
National Rank - Class of 2016
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 08, 2016
Position - RHP
IA State Rank - Class of 2016
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 08, 2016
Position - RHP

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4 yr Commitment
Dallas Baptist

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2015 Midwest Top Prospect Showcase   Aug 21, 2015
PG Grade: 8.5
Luke Eldred is a 2016 RHP/1B with a 6-4 240 lb. frame from Mount Vernon, IA who attends Mount Vernon. XL frame with present strength. Works from the stretch on firstbase side of the rubber while on the mound. Shows quiet, repeatable mechancis with clean arm actions on delivery. Fastball has occational sink and has the ability to turn 2-seam fastball over consistently. Fastball ranged from 82-86 mph. Curveball shows good spin and depth and consistently pounds the bottom of the zone, topped at 71 mph. Lower half has a lot of power potential with a lot still left in the tank. Good knowledge of pitching and can mix and match all pitches in the zone. At the bat shows quiet mechanics with a lofted swing. Has some bat speed and pop when on time. Hands launch inside of the baseball with a compact, level swing plane. Stays extended through contact with balance at finish. From the infield has longer arm actions with deliberate footwork into transition. Smoother glove actions when staying down on ball, has a tendency to get tall early at times. Creates online carry with accuracy on throws, topped at 83 mph across. Good student.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 8.50
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 88 mph
86.23% Rank
best 97  avg 82
 (2016 class in 2016)

best 98  avg 80
 (2016 class)
60 7.52 sec
24.38% Rank
best 6.29  avg 7.27
 (2016 class in 2015)

best 6.29  avg 7.35
 (2016 class)
10 SPL 2.03 sec
1.56% Rank
best 1.40  avg 1.75
 (2016 class in 2015)

best 1.40  avg 1.74
 (2016 class)
IF 83 mph
70.98% Rank
best 95  avg 79
 (2016 class in 2015)

best 95  avg 78
 (2016 class)
Exit Velo 79 mph
40.77% Rank
best 94  avg 80
 (2016 class in 2015)

best 103.00  avg 81.00
 (2016 class)
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